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June 2017
$5 - $7

Summer Reading Club: A Sand County Almanac

June 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Florence Griswold Museum, 96 Lyme Street
Old Lyme, CT 06371 United States
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First published in 1949 and praised by The New York Times as "a trenchant book, full of vigor and bite," A Sand County Almanac combines some of the finest nature writing since Thoreau with an outspoken and highly ethical regard for America's relationship to the land.

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July 2017
$5 - $7

Summer Reading Club: Desert Solitaire

July 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Florence Griswold Museum, 96 Lyme Street
Old Lyme, CT 06371 United States
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Hailed by The New York Times as a passionately felt, deeply poetic book, the moving autobiographical work of Edward Abbey, considered the Thoreau of the American West, conveys his passion for the southwestern wilderness.

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August 2017
$5 - $7

Summer Reading Club: Pilgrim at Tinker Creek

August 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Florence Griswold Museum, 96 Lyme Street
Old Lyme, CT 06371 United States
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Pilgrim at Tinker Creek is the story of a dramatic year in Virginia's Roanoke Valley. Dillard sets out to see what she can see. What she sees are astonishing incidents of "beauty tangled in a rapture with violence."

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September 2017
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Summer Reading Club: The Primal Place

September 10 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Florence Griswold Museum, 96 Lyme Street
Old Lyme, CT 06371 United States
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Layered excursions into the natural and human environs of the author's Cape Cod home. Finch begins at the window of his Brewster house, observing birds, ants, etc.--and then humans on his side of the glass.

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