OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute)
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute was previously Encore. OLLI groups meet on the second Tuesday at 2:30 pm.
Dec. 11 – meeting canceled because of snow; December's book will be added to Jan. discussion
Jan. 8 – Alternate Side by Anna Quindlen and 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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A haunting story of love and war from “one of the world’s great contemporary writers” (Barack Obama), the best-selling author of Americanah and We Should All Be Feminists.