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Join a Book Club This Year!

Posted by Amanda Hicks on Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 4:34pm.

Reading has several benefits according to many findings, including enhanced smarts, increased vocabulary, and less stress. Add more reading to your list of New Years resolutions. 

Start by joining a book club. Lighthouse Book Club is a monthly meeting assigning one book and having a discussion among local participating readers. The book club is at the beautiful and unique Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum. 

This year's theme is all things Florida! Discover the state's rich heritage in forms of fiction and non-fiction. Book Club is held on the first Wednesday of every month starting tonight at 6 p.m. (donation are appreciated). RSVP to 561-747-8380 X 101. 

This year's reading list: 

Jan 3:  “Hemingway’s Key West” by Stuart B. McIver

Feb 7: “A Naturalists in Florida” by Archie Carr

Mar 7: “Angel City” by Patrick Smith

Apr 4: “Continental Drift” by Russell Banks

May 2: “Mirage: Florida and the Vanishing Waters” by Cynthia Barnett

Jun 6: “Seasons of Real Florida” by

Jul 11: “Music Everywhere” by  Maya Ajmera, Elise Hofer Derstine

Aug 1: “The Trouble With Panthers” by William Hall

Sep 5:  “Forever Island” by Patrick Smith

Oct 3: “Florida Frenzy” by Harry Crews

Nov 7: “Allapattah” by Patrick D. Smith

Dec 12: “True Tales of the Everglades” by Stuart McIver

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