adult program

Second Thursday Book Discussion Group

Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 7:00pm
Lebanon All Purpose Room

Strange: Where and How People Live    The Underground Girls of Kabul: in search of a hidden resistance in Afghanistan Jenny Nordberg.

In Afghanistan, where gender roles are rigidly prescribed, it is not uncommon for a girl to pass her childhood as a boy, in order to provide a son for a family without a male heir. The role of women in this society is the focus of Western attention and phlianthropy and the results are far from clear.

Copies to check out are available at the Lebanon Reference desk.

Second Thursday Book Discussion Group

Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 7:00pm
Lebanon All Purpose Room

Strange: Where and How People Live    Strangers in their Own Land  Arlie Hochschild  A sociologist grapples with the fact that with  environmental, healthcare, social, and political issues in bayou country, the residents seem to vote against their own interests. Her prolonged stays in Louisiana prompt observations that apply all across America.

 Copies to check out are available at the Lebanon Reference desk.

First Thursday Book Buffet

Kilton Conference Room

 

Police and Crime the World Over: Novels and True Crime

 

Books about bad guys and the good guys who catch them in every locale. Discover a new favorite detective or read the true story of international crime.  Why do humans everywhere find these stories so fascinating?