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Great American Read Book Club | The Color Purple
Thursday, August 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmFree
Members only–free. This is an ongoing book club where the same members meet monthly. To inquire about joining, please scroll down. The day before the discussion, registered attendees will receive a confirmation email with a link to join via Zoom.
Inspired by The Great American Read, an eight-part PBS series with viewer participation to select America’s favorite novel, Village member Bill Gordon invites members to join this monthly book club, selecting each month’s readings from The Great American Read list of America’s 100 favorite books. The August book is The Color Purple by Alice Walker.
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