Book Discussion Group

Book Discussion Group

The group meets in The Bernice Nailen Memorial Library. All are welcome. The Book discussion group will meet the third Monday of the month (except December) at 1:30 pm.
Facilitator: Val Holzman
Location: Bernice Nailen Memorial Library
Description: This daytime group reads and discusses books recommended by the UWIF. Open to all who enjoy reading!
October 17 – Small Great Things (a novel) by Judy Picoult November 21 – Glimpses of Heaven: God’s Gifts of Grace in Daily Life by Roela Victoria Riverap. During a routine checkup on a newborn, labor and delivery nurse Ruth Jefferson is told that she’s been reassigned to another patient. The parents are white supremacists and don’t want Ruth, who is African American, to touch their child. When the baby goes into cardiac distress the next day while Ruth is alone in the nursery, a gripping series of events unfold that will lead readers to question everything they know about privilege, power, and race.