Stanway in Colchester

Books - Readers Digest

Books – Readers Digest Group has been running since 2007/8. We meet on the first Tuesday of the month in Lexden. Each member takes a turn to choose a book to read which will be discussed at the following meeting.

In the past we have had sessions on Thomas Hardy – The Mayor of Casterbridge and Wilkie Collins – The Moonstone, plus various books by Charles Dickens and Jane Austen. We occasionally have a theme, when we have done American novels; foreign novels in French, German or Swedish for example, which have been translated into English; and modern literature. We are now reading The Wine of Solitude by Irène Némirovsky, which will be followed by Easy Silence by Angela Huth.

We are a very friendly group and enjoy our varied programme; we would welcome new members when we have vacancies.

If you are interested in this Group please send a message to the Group Leader by clicking on the Bluebird contact button to the right of the page.

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Astronomy Bikers
Birdwatch 1 Birdwatch 2
Books - Non-Fiction Books - Readers Digest
Camera Club Church Visits
Computers - ICT skills Creative Writing 1
Creative Writing 2 Dining Out - Chatter & Platter
Dining Out - Com Bon Appetit Dining Out - Curry Thursdays
Dining Out - Grey Gourmets Dining Out - Krishna Curry Nite
Dining Out - Lunchtime Friends Dining Out - Magnificent 7th
Dining Out - Munch Bunch Dining Out - Old Originals
Dining Out - Stanway Stars Dining Out - Tuesday Tearaways
Discussion Forum Family History
Family History Online Film Club U3A
Fossils - Before the Deluge Gardening 1
Gardening 2 Helping Hands
History - Military Indoor Games - Backgammon
Indoor Games - Chess Indoor Games - MahJong
Indoor Games - Rummikub 1 Indoor Games - Rummikub 2
Indoor Games - Scrabble 1 Indoor Games - Scrabble 2
Indoor Games - Scrabble 3 Interpreting History
Mindfulness Opera Appreciation
Poetry Appreciation Sing from the Heart
Singing for Pleasure Solo Travellers
Spanish Conversation Spanish Conversation Beginners Plus
Spanish Intermediate Sports - Badminton
Sports - Croquet Sports - Golf
Sports - Nordic walking Sports - Petanque
Sports - Pickleball Sports - Squash 57
Sports - Table Tennis Sports - Tai Chi
Sports - Ten Pin Bowling Sports - Walking Football
Sports - Walking Rugby Sugarcraft
Thinking Allowed Ukulele - Stanway Strummers Ukulele
Ukulele - Ukes 4 Fun Walk with Lunch
Wine Appreciation (SWAG)