++Sun, Nov 23, 2PM – Joshua Glenn and Tony Leone, co-authors of UNBORED: THE ESSENTIAL FIELD GUIDE TO SERIOUS FUN, and UNBORED Games, which offers a gold mine of creative,constructive fun for kids and families and focuses on the activities we all do for pure fun, covering the full games gambit and then some, from the traditional Highland Games and old-fashioned parlor games to Google Earth challenges and the best game apps. There are lots of ideas for hacking, customizing and making up your own games, too.
++Tues, Dec 2, 7PM – Newtonville Bookclub meets to discuss The UnAmericans: Stories by Molly Antopol
++Thu, Dec 4, 7PM – Celebrity Bookclub meets to discuss Housekeeping by Marilynne Robinson. Hosted by James Scott, author of The Kept
++Wed, Dec 10, 7PM – Mystery Bookclub meets to discuss The Bat by Jo Nesbo
++Thu, Dec 11, 7PM – Holiday Pizza Party featuring Brian Morton, author of FLORENCE GORDON: A NOVEL, and David Ryan, author of ANIMALS IN MOTION: STORIES
++Thu, Jan 8, 7PM – Nonfiction Bookclub meets to discuss The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
++Wed, Jan 14, 7PM – Newtonville Bookclub meets to discuss Ecstatic Cahoots by Stuart Dybek
++Wed, Jan 28, 7PM – Celebrity Bookclub meets to discuss Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad. Hosted by Alden Jones, author of Unaccompanied Minors: Stories