Ledbury & District

Book Groups

Classic Books 1

MeetingWe normally meet on the 1st Monday in each month, 2pm to 3.30pm with a tea break
VenueLeadon Bank Craft Room
StatusUnable to meet during Covid
MembersAt the beginning of 2020 the group was at capacity.
Contact For the time being contact Groups Co-ordinator

At the beginning of 2020 we planned in the Spring to read Thrush Green by Miss Read and As I Walked Out One Midsummers Morning by Laurie Lee

Our group usually has a lively discussion about each book and the time period of its setting compared to the present century.

Classic Books 2

MeetingWe normally meet monthly on the fourth Wednesday from 2:00
VenueLeadon Bank Craft Room
Status Members have kept in touch by telephone and discuss our book choices with others who want to!
MembersAt the moment we are not able to accept any more members.
Contact For the time being contact Groups Co-ordinator

Originally we read mainly 18th, 19th and early 20th century books (nothing newer than 1950-ish) but we moved the focus a little and included books from 20th Century that we believe will become classics.

We are looking ahead and still planning to read humorous books. Suggestions have been made — the latest two are Love in a Cold Climate by Nancy Mitford and Vile Bodies by Evelyn Waugh. More suggestions are very welcome.

We always have had some really interesting discussions about books we have chosen.

Classic Books 3

MeetingWe normally meet on the 2nd Tuesday 2 - 3:30 pm
VenueLeadon Bank Craft Room
Status During the Pandemic this group has kept in contact using zoom and may consider outdoors.
MembersNew members are welcome.
Contact For the time being contact Groups Co-ordinator

The intention is to select books from modern classics, with the choice being made in turn by members and the discussion led by whosoever's choice it is for the month

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