Osher Lifelong Learning Institute was previously Encore. OLLI groups meet on the second Tuesday at 2:30 pm.
Oct. 9 – When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi (American Paperback not yet released. British Paperback can be ordered over the phone or in the store)
Nov. 13 – The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
Dec. 11 – Alternate Side by Anna Quindlen
Jan. 8 – King Peggy by Peggielene Bartels
Feb. 12 – Flash Boys by Michael Lewis
Mar. 12 – Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue
April 9 – A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles (Paperback not yet released)
May 14 – Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan
June 11 – The Radium Girls by Kate Moore
July 9 – America's First Daughter by Stephanie Dray
Aug. 13 – Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Adichie
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