Event

April Adult Book Club

On Saturday, April 28st the Timmins Public Library will be hosting an Adult Book Club; the title is

  • Coming Ashore by Catherine Gildiner at 11:00 a.m .

Synopsis:

Picking up her story in the late ’60s at age 21, Cathy Gildiner whisks the reader through five years and three countries, beginning when she is a poetry student at Oxford. Her education extended beyond the classroom to London’s swinging Carnaby Street, the mountains of Wales, and a posh country estate.  After Oxford, Cathy returns to Cleveland, Ohio, which was still reeling from the Hough Ghetto Riots. Not one to shy away from a challenge, she teaches at a high school where police escort teachers through the parking lot. There, she tries to engage apathetic students and tussles with the education authorities.

Copies of the book are available for borrowing today.

For more information on this book club, contact 705-360-2623, ext. 8519.

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