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Great Books Club

with K.Rose Sague

2023-04-03 10:00:00 2023-04-03 12:00:00 America/New_York Great Books Club Cape May Court House - Storytime Room

Monday, April 03
10:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-04-03 10:00:00 2023-04-03 12:00:00 America/New_York Great Books Club Every other Monday, 10am-12pm in the Cape May Court House Library- Storytime Room. No registration required. Cape May Court House - Storytime Room

Cape May Court House

Storytime Room

Every other Monday, 10am-12pm in the Cape May Court House Library- Storytime Room. No registration required.

All events are tentatively scheduled and may change. Please see the CMCL Events Calendar on our website, follow us on social media, and subscribe to our weekly eNewsletter for any and all updates.


This reading club focuses on collections made available through the Great Books Foundation. All are welcome to attend!

Meeting every other Monday, 10am-12pm in the CMCH Storytime Room from Sept. 2022-May 2023.

Through the end of this year, the club will be dedicated to finishing the collection originally focused on during the 2019-2020 session that was cut short: Imperfect Ideal: Utopian & Dystopian Visions. The reading selection for the second half of the session will be determined at a later date.

Date Reading Page #

01/09/2023

“A Voyage to the Country of the Houyhnhnms” from Gulliver’s Travels by Johnathan Swift Pages 123-201
01/23/2023 “A Voyage to the Country of the Houyhnhnms” from Gulliver’s Travels by Johnathan Swift Pages 123-201
03/06/2023 “Wealth of Nations” by Adam Smith Pages 205-247
03/20/2023 “Wealth of Nations” by Adam Smith Pages 205-247
04/03/2023 King Lear, Acts I-II by William Shakespeare Pages 1-53
04/17/2023 King Lear, Acts III-V by William Shakespeare Pages 545-119
05/01/2023 The Federalist Papers, No. 10 by James Madison Pages 256-264
05/15/2023 Excerpt from the Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin Pages 268-275

AGE GROUP: | 18 or older |

EVENT TYPE: | Book Clubs |

TAGS: | great books club | great books | bookclub | book club |

Cape May Court House

Phone: 609-463-6350

Hours

Cape May Court House

Mon, May 20 8:30AM to 9:00PM
Tue, May 21 8:30AM to 9:00PM
Wed, May 22 8:30AM to 9:00PM
Thu, May 23 8:30AM to 9:00PM
Fri, May 24 8:30AM to 4:30PM
Sat, May 25 9:00AM to 4:30PM
Sun, May 26 Closed

Upcoming events

Tue, May 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
New venue Cape May Court House - Presentation Room

Tue, May 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
CMCL Outdoors
Registration is now closed

Tue, May 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
Sea Isle City - Public Meeting Room

Tue, May 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
Cape May Court House - Storytime Room

Tue, May 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Stone Harbor

Tue, May 21, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Woodbine - Events Room

Tue, May 21, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Cape May Court House - Teen Area

Tue, May 21, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Lower Township - Public Meeting Room

Tue, May 21, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cape May Court House - Storytime Room

Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Woodbine Community Center

Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Cape May Court House - TLC Makerspace

Canceled
Tue, May 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Cape May Court House

Tue, May 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
CMCL Online - Zoom

Wed, May 22, 9:00am - 10:00am
CMCL Online - Zoom

Wed, May 22, 9:15am - 10:15am
Wildwood Crest - 2nd Floor Events Room

Wed, May 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Lower Township - Public Meeting Room

Wed, May 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Sea Isle City - Children's Room

Canceled
Wed, May 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
CMCL Outdoors

Wed, May 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Cape May City - Children's Room

Wed, May 22, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Sea Isle City - Public Meeting Room
Registration is now closed

Wed, May 22, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Lower Township - Public Meeting Room

Wed, May 22, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Cape May Court House - Presentation Room
This event is full

Wed, May 22, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cape May Court House - TLC Makerspace

Wed, May 22, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Cape May Court House - Storytime Room

Canceled
Wed, May 22, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Sea Isle City

Wed, May 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Sea Isle City - Public Meeting Room

Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Wildwood Crest - 2nd Floor Events Room

Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
New venue Cape May Court House - TLC Makerspace

Canceled
Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Wildwood Crest

Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Cape May Court House - Presentation Room

Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Lower Township - Joseph Millman Room

Thu, May 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Wildwood Crest - 2nd Floor Events Room

Thu, May 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Sea Isle City - Public Meeting Room

Thu, May 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Cape May Court House - Storytime Room

Thu, May 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Lower Township - Public Meeting Room

Thu, May 23, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Wildwood Crest - 2nd Floor Events Room

Thu, May 23, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Cape May Court House - Teen Area

Thu, May 23, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Cape May Court House - TLC Classroom

Thu, May 23, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Upper Township - Events Room

Thu, May 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lower Township - Public Meeting Room

Thu, May 23, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Cape May Court House - TLC Makerspace

Thu, May 23, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cape May Court House - Presentation Room
This event is full

Thu, May 23, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Cape May Court House - Storytime Room

Fri, May 24, 9:15am - 10:15am
Wildwood Crest - 2nd Floor Events Room

Fri, May 24, 9:30am - 10:30am
Stone Harbor - Events Room

Fri, May 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Sea Isle City - Public Meeting Room

Fri, May 24, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Woodbine - Children's Room,Events Room

Fri, May 24, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Wildwood Crest - 2nd Floor Events Room

Fri, May 24, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Wildwood Crest - 1st Floor Events Room
This event is full

Fri, May 24, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Cape May Court House - Teen Area

Fri, May 24, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Lower Township - Public Meeting Room

Sat, May 25, 9:30am - 10:30am
Lower Township - Public Meeting Room

Sat, May 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Cape May Court House - Pocket Park

Mon, May 27, All day
Cape May Court House

Tue, May 28, 9:30am - 4:00pm
Stone Harbor - Events Room
This event is full

Tue, May 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Sea Isle City - Public Meeting Room

Tue, May 28, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Woodbine - Events Room

Tue, May 28, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Cape May Court House - Teen Area

Tue, May 28, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Lower Township - Joseph Millman Room

Canceled
Tue, May 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cape May Court House

Tue, May 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cape May Court House - Children's Room

Tue, May 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Cape May Court House - Presentation Room

Tue, May 28, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Cape May Court House - TLC Makerspace