Zoom Speaker Series: Garry Trudeau in Conversation with Journalist John Avlon
May 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Library Society digitally welcomes the most consequential political cartoonist of our time, Garry Trudeau. Honoring a half century of his renowned comic strip, Doonesbury, Trudeau will be in conversation with American journalist and CNN anchor, John Avlon. The duo will cover all topics to properly celebrate Dbury@50: The Complete Digital Doonesbury, a limited edition compilation of all Trudeau’s works.
Zoom Speaker Series: Zibby Owens in Conversation with Paula McLain
May 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CLS welcomes award-winning podcaster Zibby Owens of Moms Don’t Have Time To Read Books on a journey filled with food, exercise, sex, books, and more! Owens will be in conversation with best-selling author and friend, Paula McLain. The two will cover all topics of Owens’ recent book, Moms Don’t Have Time To: A Quarantine Anthology.
Zoom CLS Book Club: A Swim in a Pond in the Rain
May 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Spring has sprung and the CLS Book Club is back! Join us for a lively book discussion on George Saunders’ newest bestselling work, A Swim in a Pond in the Rain. A master writer is the perfect catalyst for dynamic and fun conversations. This book is a deep exploration not just of how great writing works but of how the mind itself works while reading, and of how the reading and writing of stories make genuine connection possible.
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