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Upcoming Book Club Discussion    THE ORPHAN COLLECTOR by Ellen Marie Wiseman is the book choice for discussion on March 19, 2023, 4:00pm via Zoom. The historical novel is set during the 1918 pandemic in an impoverished Philadelphia neighborhood. Thirteen-year-old Pia faces loss and discrimination while longing to be reunited with her twin brothers. Beatrice,…

SCC Book Discussion

It’s time to start reading! The Book for September 18 is ABORVIEW by Karen Guzman. She will talk with us about it in person and/or via Zoom. The book tells the story of two women from different walks of life who forge a friendship over baking pastry. The author says, “ARBORVIEW features a main character…

SCC Book Discussion Group

SCC Book Discussion Group: Our next book discussion is this Sunday evening, 5/22/22, at 7:00 pm via Zoom where we will discuss: JUST MERCY by Bryan Stevenson. Bryan Stevenson, a Harvard Law School graduate, represents poor clients in Georgia and Alabama and is co-founder of the Equal Justice Initiative. His memoir, JUST MERCY, tells of…

SCC Book Discussion Group

The book for our next meeting on Sunday, September 15th at 7:00 p.m. in the Library will be Becoming by Michelle Obama. In the popular, “candid and revealing “memoir, Becoming, Michelle Obama divides the book into three parts. In Becoming Me, she describes her early life in Chicago among its people and  institutions. She also…

SCC Sunday Adult Forum

We continue to meet right through the summer every Sunday, 9 am, Memorial Room in the Parish House.  We are now discussing Chapter 7 (Vision & Mind) and Chapter 8 (The Rise of the Soul) in The Gospel of Mary of Magdala, Jesus and the First Woman Apostle.  This is the only existing early Christian…

SCC Book Discussion Group – May 19

Susanne Davis, the author of the book The Appointed Hour will discuss her book at our May 19th gathering, which starts at 7 p.m. in the Edwina Whitney Library. The book, a collection of short stories, tells of: a woman experiencing post-traumatic stress who finds her voice in communion with other women a Mayflower descendant…

SCC Book Discussion Group

Next gathering Sunday, May 19th at 7:00 p.m. in the Library. Come and join the group as they discuss the book The Appointed Hour by Susanne Davis. The book, a collection of short stories, tells of: a woman experiencing post-traumatic stress who finds her voice in communion with other women a Mayflower descendant who wrestles…

SCC Book Discussion Group – November 18, 2018

Our next book discussion is Sunday, November 18th, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the Library. The book choice for November 18 is Atomic City Girls by Janet Beard. Beard explores the backstory in the development of the atomic bomb. She uses several narrators to tell the story of the secret research conducted at Oak Ridge…

SCC Book Discussion Group – September 16, 2018

September 16, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the SCC Library The book selected for the September 16th, 2018 discussion is Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Irin Carmon and Shana Knizhnik. The authors give a detailed look at Ginsburg’s family life, honesty, sense of style, love of opera and the…