Our next book group will meet on April 30 at 3:30 pm - discussing
Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan.
We will meet at Panificio - 144 Charles Street - NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE
SAVE THE DATE - ROAD TRIP
May 21 Book Group
Kristen Pluntze has invited us all to her home in Rockport, where will read and discuss a bit of scary local history. Carpooling or train an option. Come if you dare.
Dogtown: Death and Enchantment in a New England Ghost Town
The area known as Dogtown—an isolated colonial ruin and surrounding 3,000-acre woodland in seaside Gloucester, Massachusetts—has long exerted a powerful influence over artists, writers, eccentrics, and nature lovers. But its history is also woven through with tales of witches, supernatural sightings, pirates, former slaves, drifters, and the many dogs Revolutionary War widows kept for protection and for which the area was named. In 1984, a brutal murder took place there..................