Interest Groups - Book Groups

BENT ARMS BOOK GROUP —MONTHLY—FOURTH MONDAY—10:00—12 noon

LEADER:

CONVENOR:

Marilyn Dalrymple—01444 455534—daimaff@yahoo.co.uk

Gill Corris—01444 483617—Gill@corrisfamily.co.uk

VENUE:

Bent Arms, Lindfield.

We take turns to choose a book, fiction or non-fiction, which we read and then discuss. Our diverse backgrounds and tastes in books often lead to a very lively, but amicable, discussion.

BOOK GROUP— MONTHLY, LAST FRIDAY 10:00—12 noon

LEADER:

Carole Andrews—01444 417314—carolewba@gmail.com

CONVENOR:

Barbara Topping

VENUE:

The Presentation Church Hall, New England Road

This group meets monthly to discuss a book (usually a novel), the title of which has been agreed by the group in advance. There is no set structure to the meeting, but often members will have done research into the author or found out about the background of the novel and the period in which it is set.

THE READERS— MONTHLY, SECOND MONDAY 10:00—12 noon

LEADER:

Marilyn Dalrymple—01444 455534—daimaff@yahoo.co.uk

CONVENOR:

Gill Corris—01444 483617—Gill@corrisfamily.co.uk

VENUE:

Bent Arms, Lindfield

We take turns to choose a book, fiction or non-fiction, which we read and then discuss. Our diverse backgrounds and tastes in books often lead to a very lively, but amicable, discussion.

LINDEN TREE— MONTHLY, THIRD MONDAY 10:30 AM

CONVENOR:

Ann Sparks—01444 883898—sparks.ann@hotmail.co.uk

Deputy:

Frances Druce—01444 413265—frances@copyholdhollow.co.uk

VENUE:

Bent Arms, Lindfield

We would welcome new members. If interested, please contact Frances or Ann.

LITERATURE— MONTHLY, THIRD FRIDAY 10:00—12 noon

LEADER:

Deirdre O’Brien—01444 232097—deobrien53@icloud.com

VENUE:

Clair Hall—Function Suite—HH

We read a book a month and members take turns in presenting a profile of the author and simple analysis of the novel in question. Books to be covered in the next few months are as follows.

21/02/20 Disgrace by J M Coetzee (presented/analysed by Lena and Kevin)

20/03/20 The Testament of Mary by Colm Toibin (presented/analysed by Deidre and Sue)

17/04/20 Tombland by C J Sansom (presented/analysed by Mary H and Hilary)

15/05/20 Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain (presented/analysed by Kevin and Deidre)

19/06/20 Pompeii by Robert Harris (presented/analysed by Alastair and Elizabeth)