Date(s) - June 18, 2020
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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The gathering will be a Zoom meeting. When you RSVP, the meeting link will become visible in the event description under the words “Online event.” The link will also be included in the reminder messages automatically generated by Meetup.
When’s the last time someone read a book to you? You may be surprised at how very restful it is during this strange time of isolation. Ebooks and “real” books are also an option, if you prefer.
Any book we read will be available through the large, free selection of audiobooks and ebooks available on Hoopla and Libby/Overdrive through Loudoun County Public Library. Hoopla has an unlimited number of copies. LIbby/Overdrive has a limited number of copies, sometimes plentiful, sometimes not.
May 28: “The Pioneers” by David McCullough, chapters 8-10. This book is available only on Libby/Overdrive.
June 4: “Hidden Figures” by Margot Lee Shetterly, chapters 1-5. This book is available on Hoopla as an ebook and on Libby/Overdrive in both ebook and audiobook formats.
June 11: “Hidden Figures” by Margot Lee Shetterly, chapters 6-12.
June 18: “Hidden Figures” by Margot Lee Shetterly, finish.
June 25: “The Mountains Sing” by Nguyen Phan Que Mai, chapters 1-8. Available on Hoopla in both ebook and audiobook formats. Available on Libby/Overdrive as an ebook.
All you need is your library card. Instructions are provided at https://library.loudoun.gov/SERVICES/Online-Resources (scroll down to the Download and Stream section). If you have trouble getting things set up, please call the library at 703-777-0323: Monday-Thursday, 10 am-9 pm; Friday-Saturday, 10 am-5 pm; and Sunday, 1-5 pm.