Book Discussions: 2011

Saturday, January 15, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Reads Book Discussion: ‘Life Is So Good’

Join us for an open discussion of the book that is the focus of this year’s Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Reads – ‘Life Is So Good’ by George Dawson and Richard Glaubman. This discussion, led by Ann Arbor District Library staff, will examine this award-winning book which is the true story of a man who learned to read at the age of 98. Copies of the book are available at the Ann Arbor District Library, the Ypsilanti District Library, and area bookstores.
Ann Arbor District Library - Traverwood Branch: Program Room
3333 Traverwood Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
For more information, call 327-4200

Thursday, February 3, 10:30 am
Thursday Morning Book Group - Discussion of 'Life Is So Good'

Join us for an open discussion of the book that is the focus of this year’s Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Reads – ‘Life Is So Good’ by George Dawson and Richard Glaubman. This discussion, led by Ypsilanti District Library staff, will examine this award-winning book which is the true story of a man who learned to read at the age of 98. Copies of the book are available at the Ypsilanti District Library, the Ann Arbor District Library and area bookstores
Ypsilanti District Library - Whittaker Road
5577 Whittaker Road
Ypsilanti, MI
For information, call 482-4110 ext. 1376

Monday, February 21, 7:00 pm
Racial Justice Book Group - Discussion of 'Life Is So Good'

Join ICPJ’s Racial Justice Book Group for a discussion of Life is So Good, this year's selection for Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Reads. For additional context, participants may also with to read, "The Ethics of Living Jim Crow: An Autobiographical Sketch," by Richard Wright. Sponsored by the Interfaith Council for Peace and Justice. All welcome.
St. Aidan’s Episcopal Church
1679 Broadway Street
Ann Arbor, MI
Childcare available if requested prior to noon on Friday, February 18
For information, call the Interfaith Council for Peace and Justice at 734-663-1870 or email info@icpj.net or visit their website at www.icpj.net

Tuesday, February 22, 7 pm
African American Authors Book Discussion Group - Discussion of 'Life Is So Good'

Join us for an open discussion of the book that is the focus of this year’s Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Reads – ‘Life Is So Good’ by George Dawson and Richard Glaubman. This discussion, led by Ypsilanti District Library staff, will examine this award-winning book which is the true story of a man who learned to read at the age of 98. Copies of the book are available at the Ypsilanti District Library, the Ann Arbor District Library and area bookstores
Ypsilanti District Library - Whittaker Road
5577 Whittaker Road
Ypsilanti, MI
For information, call 482-4110 ext. 1376

Monday, March 14, 7 pm
Monday Evening Book Group - Discussion of 'Life Is So Good'

Join us for an open discussion of the book that is the focus of this year’s Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Reads – ‘Life Is So Good’ by George Dawson and Richard Glaubman. This discussion, led by Ypsilanti District Library staff, will examine this award-winning book which is the true story of a man who learned to read at the age of 98. Copies of the book are available at the Ypsilanti District Library, the Ann Arbor District Library and area bookstores
Ypsilanti District Library - Whittaker Road
5577 Whittaker Road
Ypsilanti, MI
For information, call 482-4110 ext. 1376