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Short Story Intergenerational Discussions

Thursday, April 29, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Friday, April 30, 2021


Members & guests–free. To RSVP, please scroll down. The day before the discussion, registered attendees will receive a confirmation email with a link to join via Zoom.

Join the Bridging Generations Board for more short story discussions! For April, we will be exploring the works of Mark Twain. Twain is famous for his classic novels, and less known for his poetry, short stories, and non-fiction

All are welcome to join one or all of this month’s lively intergenerational discussions. Zoom links are sent out the day before each discussion. While the this group meets weekly, members and guests may choose to drop in for one or all discussions.

Here are the stories to be discussed in April:

Thursday, April 8, 5 PM is “The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County” (click here to read)

Thursday, April 15, 5 PM (CDT) “Taming the Bicycle” (click here to read)

Thrursday, April 22, 5 PM (CDT) “A Cure for the Blues” (click here to read)

Thursday, April 29, 5 PM (CDT) “Cannibalism in the Cars” (click here to read)


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Thursday, April 29, 2021
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Chicago, IL United States
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