Bean There, Read That: The Handmaid’s Tale

Pick up a copy of The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood for the Tuesday May 27, 2014 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to […]

Cooking by the Book

Join me every month to discuss different cookbooks and authors at Garfield Community Center, 1600 NW Quincy Street, for Cooking by the Book! Choose a recipe from the month’s theme, whether it be a specific cookbook, author, cuisine, etc., and bring it to share and discuss. For April, I made “Marshmallow Pretzel Bars” from No […]

Bean There, Read That: Brain on Fire

Pick up a copy of Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan for the Tuesday May 27, 2014 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! The story of twenty-four-year-old Susannah Cahalan and the life-saving discovery of the autoimmune disorder that nearly killed her — and that could perhaps be […]

Bean There, Read That: Thirteen Reasons Why

Pick up a copy of Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher for the Tuesday March 25, 2014 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! Clay Jensen returns home from school to find a mysterious box with his name on it lying on his porch. Inside he discovers thirteen cassette […]

Bean There, Read That: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Pick up a copy of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Garth Stein for the Tuesday January 28, 2013 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! London, January 1946, emerging from the shadow of the Second World War, writer Juliet Ashton is looking for her next book subject. […]