Pets and Pests: Our lives with animals
Many novels and memoirs have been written about the relationships humans share with animals. And some riveting nonfiction has been written about animals in conflict wtih us.
What do we learn from the animals close to us? Why are these some of the dearest relationships some people have?
What about pigeons and man-eating tigers? What makes our struggle against them so passionate?
Bring along a brown bag lunch and a book on the theme. A selection is on display, or you may bring another favorite to discuss.