The Afternoon Book Club will be discussing The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd. The story follows Hetty 'Handful' Grimké, a Charleston slave, and Sarah, the daughter of the wealthy Grimké family. The novel begins on Sarah's eleventh birthday, when she is given ownership over Handful, who is to be her handmaid. The Invention of Wings follows the next thirty-five years of their lives.
Ever reminisce about those good old days of being a little kid? Now's your chance to be a preschooler again - at least for an hour! Play your favorite kiddie games, color, use Play-doh - all those things you gave up when you got big. Bring along a baby picture and your friends for a hilarious time. #funatthelibrary! For kids in grades 6-12 only.