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Registration for this event will close on June 11, 2023 @ 2:00pm.

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Check out this book discussion group exploring social and cultural topics through the lens of fiction and nonfiction. The goal is to encourage deep reflection and nuanced discussion about how the topics' impacts manifest and resonate in modern society.


  • January: Gold Diggers by Sanjena Sathian
  • February: Future Feeling by Joss Lake
  • March: All the Water I’ve Seen is Running by Elias Rodriques
  • April: Bury My Heart at Chuck E. Cheese’s by Tiffany Midge
  • May: The Swimming Pool Library by Alan Hollinghurst
  • June: I Live a Life Like Yours: A Memoir by Jan Grue


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