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Spanish Book Discussion

Join us on Zoom for a livestream discussion of the book ‘La Casa en Mango Street’ by Sandra Cisneros.

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Evening Book Club

Discussion of One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez . We will meet in the courtyard, but if it is unbearably hot, we can social distance inside since the library will be closed.

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English Book Discussion

Join us on Zoom for a livestream discussion of the book the House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros

CALS will provide English and Spanish version of the books. Call 501.320.5785 to reserve your space and make arrangements to pick up your book.

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True Stories Book Club

This book club reads non-fiction books including true crime, biographies/memoirs, self-help, current events, social sciences/politics.

Occurs the 2rd Thursday of every month excluding holidays.
  • September – Winterdance by Gary Paulsen
  • October – The John McPhee Reader by John McPhee
  • November – The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
  • December – The Library Book by Susan Orlean

This is now an in person program.  We will be meeting in the Nixon library meeting room.

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Short Form: a virtual short story discussion group

Join our group for a monthly discussion of two short stories on zoom. All meetings take place on the last Tuesday of the month at 6:30 PM CST. Our August readings are Welcome to Your Authentic Indian Experience ™ by Rebecca Roanhorse and Cuisine des Memoires by N.K. Jemisin. In Welcome to Your Authentic Indian Experience ™ a tour guide leads virtual reality “experiences” for tourists who want to know what it's like to be Native American. Think Black Mirror meets Westworld. Cuisine des Memoires is a magic cooking story. A New Orleans restaurant offers meals from any point in history, as long as you know the exact date, time, and place. Register on zoom is required. Your confirmation email will contain links to the stories.
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