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Special Events

Special Events

For the first time this year, Reading Together will feature a more age-appropriate title for younger readers.

In Laura J. Burns' The Case of the Prank That Stank, seventh-graders Agatha Wong and Orville Wright, who has Asperger's syndrome, try to prove that the prank they organized did not cause the fire that burned down their rival school's field house.

Tuesday March 13, 2007 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Book Discussion

How can we better understand and embrace congregants with autism? How can we welcome people with disabilities into the life of the church and the community? Discussion of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time hosted by Mt. Zion Baptist Church and facilitated by Pamela R. Haymon, MSW candidate and autism advocate. Open to the public.

Location: Mt Zion Baptist Church

Tuesday March 13, 2007 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Community Discussion Richland Community Library

 Discussion of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time hosted by the Richland Community Library. Open to the public.

Location: Richland Community Library

Tuesday March 13, 2007 7:00 PM -

Curious World Café: How a Book Can Lead Us into Co

The World Café is a flexible, easy-to-use process for fostering collaborative dialogue, sharing mutual knowledge, and discovering new opportunities for action. Engage with others who want to make a difference—discuss Curious Incident through questions that stimulate creative thinking about issues that face our community. Facilitated by Mary Jo Asmus of Aspire Collaborative Services. Registration required; to register, call 553-7913 by March 5.

Location: Oshtemo Community Center

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Past Books

2006: The Things They Carried, by Tim O'Brien2005: The Color of Water, by James McBride2004: Nickel and Dimed, by Barbara Ehrenreich2003: Fehrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury
   Questions? Contact Joan Hawxhurst: readingtogether@kpl.gov or (269) 553-7913.