Leisure Reading Book Group

Programs / Leisure Reading Group

About the Group

Students – come cultivate the habit of reading for leisure, learn more about different genres, and practice talking in front of a small group in an informal environment.

Each participant receives a free copy of the book as well as free snacks during the discussions.   

Questions? Contact Jane Ishibashi, JIshibashi@fullcoll.edu or Deidre Hughes, dhughes@fullcoll.edu.

First kick-off meeting is on:

September 7th, 2017

from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Details

The group meets regularly during the semester. Students can join at any time, but the first kick-off meeting is where the group picks the book to read for the semester. Participants each get a free book, purchased by Friends of the Library. Some light snacks are also available.

Previous read and discussed in the reading group include:

Girl on the Train” by Paula Hawkins

The Sun is Also a Star” by Nicola Yoon

“One of Us is Lying” by Karen M. McManus

“Little Fires Everywhere” by Celeste Ng

“I’ll Give You the Sun” by Jandy Nelson

Who:

This group is open to all students.

When:

Meets regularly during the semester, but each semester is different and schedules may vary depending on group needs. If you’d like to come join but don’t know when the next meeting is, contact Jane Ishibashi at jishibashi@fullcoll.edu.

Where:

Fullerton College Library

Questions?

Contact Jane Ishibashi at JIshibashi@fullcoll.edu or Deidre Hughes at dhughes@fullcoll.edu.

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Questions? Val Macias, vmacias@fullcoll.edu, (714) 992-7381

 

Leisure Reading Book Group

 

Students - come cultivate the habit of reading for leisure, learn more about different genres, and practice talking in front of a small group in an informal environment.

Each participant receives a free copy of the book as well as free snacks during the discussions.   

Questions? Contact Jane Ishibashi, JIshibashi@fullcoll.edu or Deidre Hughes, dhughes@fullcoll.edu.

 

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Questions? Contact Valentin Macias, vmacias@fullcoll.edu

 

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Participation open to students, departments and clubs!

$25 gift cards for student winners! Certificates (and bragging rights) for winning clubs and departments!

RSVP:  Val Macias, vmacias@fullcoll.edu, (714) 992-7381