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SJCPL Online Book Club

There There by Tommy Orange

2023-10-16 20:00:00 2023-10-16 20:45:00 America/New_York SJCPL Online Book Club A wondrous and shattering novel that follows twelve characters from Native communities: all traveling to the Big Oakland Powwow, all connected to one another in ways they may not yet realize. Main Library - Adult Virtual Programming Room

Monday, October 16
8:00pm - 8:45pm

Add to Calendar 2023-10-16 20:00:00 2023-10-16 20:45:00 America/New_York SJCPL Online Book Club A wondrous and shattering novel that follows twelve characters from Native communities: all traveling to the Big Oakland Powwow, all connected to one another in ways they may not yet realize. Main Library - Adult Virtual Programming Room

Main Library

Adult Virtual Programming Room

A wondrous and shattering novel that follows twelve characters from Native communities: all traveling to the Big Oakland Powwow, all connected to one another in ways they may not yet realize.

Orange's novel offers a kaleidoscopic look at Native American life and the complex history of Native Americans in Oakland, California by following 12 characters, each of whom has private reasons for traveling to the Big Oakland Powwow. Perfect for readers of character-driven fiction with a strong sense of place.

Offered in conjunction with the National Endowment for the Arts' (NEA) Big Read and the South Bend Museum of Art.

One meeting: Monday, October 16, from 8:00-8:45 p.m.

There There is available in print, Libby ebook and e-audio and CD audiobook.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Books & Authors |

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Main Library

Phone: 574-282-4646
Branch manager
Stephanie Murphy

Hours
Mon, Jul 15 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jul 16 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jul 17 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jul 18 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jul 19 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jul 20 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 21 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

Features: numerous public meeting rooms, public computers, wireless laptops and iPads for in-house use and vending area.

Upcoming events

Thu, Jul 25, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Literary discussions and heady libations on the last Thursday of each month. Follow us on Facebook or ask to be added to our email for location for that month.