Self-taught members, who have grown into intermediate bridge players, use Audrey Grant’s Bridge Basic Instructions to play contract bridge. Some bridge experience is required. Occasionally, a group lesson is given.
Meets at the Little Paris Cafe and Book Store on Main Street in Northville.
Marian Brockie is the group contact.
Members meet on the second Friday of each month from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to discuss a wide variety of fiction and non-fiction chosen by the group.
Meets at the My Little Paris Café & Bookstore on Main Street in Northville. See times for each month in the book section below.
Susan Schanne is the group contact.
SEPTEMBER 14 (10:00 a.m.)- STRANGERS IN THEIR OWN LAND – Arlie Russell Hochschild
Discussion Leader: Charlotte
OCTOBER 12 (10:00 a.m.)- THE KITCHEN BOY: A NOVEL OF THE LAST TSAR – Robert
NOVEMBER 9 (10:00 a.m.) – GODS AND KINGS – THE RISE AND FALL OF ALEXENDAR
DECEMBER 14 (10:00 a.m.) – LESS – Andrew Sean Greer
JANUARY 11 (10:00 a.m.) – SMALL GREAT THINGS – Jodi Picoult
FEBRUARY 8 (10:00 a.m.) – COMMONWEALTH – Ann Patchett
MARCH 8 (10:00 a.m.) – ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY – Neil DeGrasse Tyson
APRIL 12 (10:00 a.m.) – THE PRIVATE LIVES OF THE IMPRESSIONISTS – Sue Roe
MAY 10 (10:00 a.m.)- 2019-2020 Book Selection and Lunch
Evening Book Group
Members meet in the evening to read and discuss a wide variety of fiction and non-fiction chosen by the group.
Check the calendar or newsletter for the meeting location.
September 24, 2018: “The Female Persuasion” by Meg Wolitzer.
Leader: Carol Murchison.
Hostess: Pat Amireskandari.
October 22, 2018: “Hero of the Empire” by Candace Millard.
Leader Kathy Fenchel.
Hostess: Karen Olson.
November 26, 2018: “Autumn” by Ali Smith.
Leader: Mary Jane Kearns.
Hostess: Judy Poole.
January 28, 2019: “Little Fires Everywhere” by Celeste Ng.
Leader: Barbara Wilson.
Hostess: Mary Jane Kearns.
February 25, 2019: “Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine” by Gail Honeyman.
Leader: Pat Amireskandari.
Hostess: Kathy Fenchel.
March 25, 2019: “Our Souls at Night” by Kent Haruf.
Leader: Julie Collins.
Hostess: Rhonda York.
April 22, 2019: “Before We Were Yours” by Lisa Wingate.
Leader: Karen Olson.
Hostess: Barbara Louie.
On May 26, 2019 we will meet somewhere and determine the following year’s
Pat Amireskandari is the group contact.
This group learns about healthier food and menus through get-togethers and eat-togethers.
Marcia Horngren is the group contact.
FEARLESS FABULOUS FOODIES SCHEDULE 2018-2019
DATE HOSTESS CO-HOSTESS
September 5 Rhonda Patty (to be confirmed)
October 3 Val Rhonda
November 7 Karen Darlene
December 3 Susan Val
January 9 Darlene Jane
February 6 TBD (Pat A vacancy) Mary Jane
March 6 Mary Jane Joan
April 3 Jane TBD (Pat A vacancy)
May 1 Field Trip Karen (point person)
Members meet to discuss current global issues facing the U.S. A briefing book provides members with nonpartisan background information and foreign policy options to aid the discussion. Members meet monthly in each other’s homes.
Joan Cotton is the group contact.
We play Friday afternoon from 1:00-4:00 pm at each others homes, and we play for fun!
Jane Hecker is the group contact.
Members go the movies, as voted on by the group, and then meet for lunch and discussion.
We meet the first Tuesday of each month. Friends are always welcome.
Rhonda York is the group contact.
Members meet at the announced restaurant, as chosen by the group, to try new places and enjoy each other’s company.
We meet at 6:15 at the announced restaurant.
Joyce Murdock is the group contact.