San Rafael Public Library

Great Books Reading and Discussion Group

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February 7, 2019 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
San Rafael Public Library
1100 E Street
San Rafael
CA 94901
(415) 388-2987

Great Books Reading and Discussion Group

Join the group for a monthly discussion of literature as “a fun and challenging way to become thoughtful, more engaged citizens.” Each 1st Thursday of the month the group will meet to discuss that month’s selection. The readings range from nonfiction to fiction and ancient to modern. The discussion is free and open to all.

All readings below are from: Keeping Things Whole: Readings in Environmental Science, Great Books Foundation, 2004. Copies of each chapter are available at the Reference Desk.

February 7 – Water Songs by Terry Tempest Williams
Terry Tempest Williams, is an American author, conservationist, and activist. Williams’ writing is rooted in the American West and has been significantly influenced by the arid landscape of her native Utah and its Mormon culture.

March 7 – The Politics of Wilderness and The Practice of the Wild by R. Edward Grumbine. R. Edward Grumbine has been involved in integrating conservation science into resource management planning and policy since the 1980s.

April 4 –

May 2 –

June 6 –

July 4 – Independence Day Holiday – Library Closed

August 1 – 

September 5 –

October 3 –

November 7 –

December 5 –

For more information contact:
Philip Sheridan 415-388-2987 or
Louis C. Rutledge 415-388-2937 or

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