The Montana Association for the Blind ( Bozeman Chapter) welcomes sighted, visually impaired, and blind adults to a monthly book club. Scheduled for the third Monday of the month at 2:00PM (unless otherwise noted). Each month has a theme (January: Science Fiction; February: Romance; March: Montana Author; etc.). Discussions emphasize connections between literature and like experiences in our personal lives and understanding societal context at different times in history. Light refreshments are provided. RSVP not required, and participants do not need to be members of the association to attend. For questions, please contact Lori Parker at 828-421-4838.
Discussion Leader Bio:
Lori Parker is the Vice President of the Montana Association for the Blind ( Bozeman Chapter), a Braille instructor, a virtual personal assistant, and a jewelry designer. Lori read 300+ books per year before becoming a mother; now she’s down to around 100. She lives in Belgrade with her son, Samwise, Who loves to curl up with his mama and Reid.
Participants in this book club are responsible for getting their own copies of the books. Ask at the circulation desk if you need assistance!
The schedule for the upcoming months is as follows:May 17 – Classics – Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
June 21 – Community – The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
July 19 – Inspirational – The Deerfield Finger by Kenneth McCulloch
August 16 – Disabilities – Haben by Haben Girma
September 20 – Children’s Books – Pie by Sarah Weeks
October 18 – Mystery – Aunt Dimity’s Death by Nancy Atherton
November 15 – Individual Nonfiction Selections
December 20 – Individual Poetry Selections