Parents Share -- Sharing: Is It Overrated or Misunderstood?
MPLS - Wed, April 5 through May 3, 9:30-11am, Room 394-96
PARENTING TOPICS THAT YOU WANT TO EXPLORE. Wed 9:30-11am, April 5—May 3, Mpls, Cost: $5. Join other wonderful parents and Marilyn Sharpe, parent educator, Mount Olivet member, and 39-year facilitator of Parents Share for five weeks of learning about topics in parenting that YOU want to know about. Come to the first session ready to identify one or two topics you’d like to explore. Marilyn will kick it off with "Sharing: Is It Overrated or Misunderstood?" You are promised an engaging five weeks, celebrating what you already do well, refining your parenting techniques, learning more strategies and ideas on how to raise the children God has entrusted to your care, and receiving support for the challenges and joys of being a family. Note: Class will be in Room 394-96 April 5—26 & in the Lounge May 3.
Evening Library Book Club
MPLS - 2nd Wednesdays, 7pm, Lounge.
Mary Slinde invites you to join her and other avid readers for stimulating discussion of a wide variety of books. Note: September meeting is at Vicki Peterson’s (612-374-1304), 5250 Penn Ave S, Mpls, MN.
March 8 - Brooklyn by Colm Tobin
April 12 - Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarity
May 10 - Lilac Girls by Martha Kelley
June 14 - Dewey - The Small Town Library Cat Who Touched the World by Vicki Myron
Mid-day Book Club
3rd Tuesdays, 11:30am-1pm, Room 457
Bring a lunch and join Mount Olivet librarian Chelle Urabe and others for lively discussion on a variety of books. Contact Chelle (firstname.lastname@example.org / 612.767.2266) if you plan to attend. Bring a friend--all are welcome!
March 21 – The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
April 18 – The Lost Continent by Bill Bryson
May 16 – Dinner with Edward by Isabel Vincent
June 20 – The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
July 18 – Evicted by Matthew Desmond
August 15 – The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty
September 19 – Mrs. Sinclair’s Suitcase by Louise Walters
October 17 – Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
November 21 – A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
December 19 – 84 Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff