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
Current VenueBoard room of the Methodist Church
StatusMeetings restarted on September 6th
MembersWe now have a few vacancies.
Contact Leader Classic Books 1

We are restarting our group by reading Thrush Green by Miss Read which was the plan for Spring 2020. As I Walked Out One Midsummers Morning by Laurie Lee was also planned for last year

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 meet monthly on the fourth Wednesday from 2:00
Current VenueBoard room of the Methodist Church
Status The Group restarted monthly sessions on Wednesday July 28th
MembersWe are happy to take new members.
Contact Contact Classic Books 2

We define ‘classic’ books as published before WW2 and having no more than 400 pages, though this is up for discussion.

A programme has been planned from September this year until July 2022. The next three books on our list, chosen by group members, are:

22nd Sept .....Excellent Women by Barbara Pym
27th Oct ....... Uncle Vanya / The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov
24th Nov ....... The Chrysalids by John Wyndham

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

Classic Books 3

MeetingWe normally meet on the 2nd Tuesday 2:30 - 4:00 pm
Current VenueHawcutts
StatusWe are meeting again
MembersCurrently we are at full capacity
Contact Leader Classic Books 3

The group selects books from modern classics, with the choice being made in turn by members and the discussion led by whomsoever's choice it is for the month. From November the group will embark on a round of current authors who we think are or will be classics of the future, starting with Sebastian Faulks 'Birdsong'."

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French Conversation Future Issues 1 & 2
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