Short Story Book Discussion Series

Event Type: Film
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 4/22/2021
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 4:15 PM
 Join Librarian Barbara Wenglin for our Spring Discussion Series with a selection from the anthology,100 Years of the Best American Short Stories, edited by Lorrie Moore (c2015). For this session please read “Pigeon Feathers” by John Updike (p.242 – 1962). When his troubled family moves to a farm, a young teen questions his faith, death, and an afterlife.
Story to be discussed with film-short (American Playhouse, 1988) streamed free on Hoopla and on YouTube. Print copies of the series anthology are available in WP and WLS collections, also as an e-book in Hoopla and Libby/Overdrive. Please register for Zoom series here.

Location: Zoom Virtual Room 2 (meetings only)
Other Information:
 This is a virtual event using the Zoom Platform. Click the link below to register once for the full series and attend when you're able. Series dates are 4/22, 5/13, 5/27, 6/10, concluding with film discussion on 6/24/21. "Walk-ins" are also welcome by using this Zoom meeting ID: 838 0986 5014 - or call: 1-929-436-2866.

Contact: Barbara Wenglin
Contact Number: 914-422-1480
Presenter: Barbara Wenglin
Link: Zoom Registration Link