Alumni Book Reviews

Alumni Hall Porch

2017 Wednesday Book Reviews Alumni Front Porch

Week 1 [Don Rapp] – Thank You for Being Late – An Optimist’s Guide to Thriving in an Age of Accelerations by Thomas Friedman
Week 2 [Mark Altschuler and Rutledge Hamme] – Where I’m Calling From by Raymond Carver
Week 3 [Virginia Carr] – Laugh Your Way to Grace: Reclaiming the Spiritual Power of Humor by Susan Sparks
Week 4 [Ann Winkelstein] – Train to Pakistan by Khushwant Singh
Week 5 [Barbara Flynn] – The Children Act by Ian McEwan
Week 6 [Jack McCredie] – Cyberspies: The Secret History of Surveillance, Hacking, and Digital Espionage by Gordon Corera
Week 7 No review – Recognition Day
Week 8 [Bob and Linda Bonstein] – A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith
Week 9 [Jean Badger ]- The Road Not Taken; Finding America in the Poem Everyone Loves and Almost Everyone Gets Wrong by David Orr


OPENING JUNE 25, 2017 Monday-Friday, 9:00 am-5:00 pm; Sunday, 1:00-5:00pm; Closed Saturdays


  • August 18, 2017, 12:10 pm: Seven Seals Brown Bag
  • August 19, 2017, 11:30 am: Bryant Day
  • August 21, 2017, 4:00 pm: Executive Committee Meeting