Oldham & District

Reading Group

This group is now meeting at OLDHAM LIBRARY The meetings are once a month. Usually the first Friday in the Month at 2 p.m. Our next meeting is Friday 7th December.

We have a planned list of books from Oldham Library with four free choice months per year.
We aim to include all members attendng in the discussion, starting the meeting by each member saying what they thought of the book before discussing it more fully. We find ourselves reading books we wouldn't normally choose, some we love, some we hate, some we never finish, often books disliked by the majority lead to the best discussion. What we all share is a love of reading.

The book for November is 'He Said, She Said' by Erin Kelly, we will be discussing this book at our December meeting, for December we have a free choice month, for this we have decided to read 'Two Brothers' by Ben Elton.
The Reading Group have organised an afternoon tea and talk entitled 'Raucous Writers - regional writers and their lives, plus characters they've introduced whom we love or loathe' The event is on Friday 7th September, 2 p.m. at The Sugar Junction, Tib Street, Manchester [In the Northern Quarter] The cost is £17.00 for the afternoon tea and £4.50 for the talk if 25 people attend. We have 5 places left for members who do not come to the Reading group. Please get in touch with Jenny on the email/phone number below to put your name down or for further information.
PLEASE NOTE THE ABOVE HAD TO BE CANCELLED BY THE PERSON GIVING THE TALK, WE WILL BE RE-ARRANGING. Please contact Jenny Whitbread if interested, a new date will be arranged for the new year.

For further information please contact Jenny Whitbread on 01457 837831 or email m.whitbread@sky.com

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Acoustic Guitar Anything Goes
Art Appreciation Art Study
Badminton Bird Watching
Board Games Bowling
Bridge British History
Cinema Computers as a Resource
Computers for Beginners Craft
Creative Writing Dance
Discover & Dine Discussion
Drawing and Painting Family History 1 (Genealogy)
Family History 2 (Genealogy) Family History 3 (Genealogy)
Flower Arranging French -Beginners to Improvers
Gardening German
Meditation MOTOS (Members on Their Own)
Music Appreciation Photography
Poetry Reading Group
Science Singing for Fun
Spanish Spanish Conversation
Striders Strollers
Table Tennis Theatre
Ukulele Walking
Weekend Luncheon Club