Parent Book Club

Book Club meetings are held on the first Friday of each month at 8:45-10 am in the CMS conference room. Feel free to join at any time! For more information please contact Kim Decker at kdecker3@gmail.com


2018–19 Meeting Schedule

Educated: A Memoir

October—Friday the 5th

Educated: A Memoir  by Tara Westover

Discussion led by Julie Poyton. All are welcome, no matter how much of the book you have read/listened to.

The Hate U Give

November—Friday the 2nd

The Hate U Give by  Angie Thomas

Discussion led by Cori Chavez. All are welcome, no matter how much of the book you have read/listened to.

December—Friday the 7th

You’re Wearing That?: Understanding Mothers and Daughters in Conversation by Deborah Tannen

Discussion led by Angela Williamson. All are welcome, no matter how much of the book you have read/listened to.

February—Friday the 1st

Beartown by Fredrik Backman, Neil Smith (Translator)

Discussion led by Liza Weems. All are welcome, no matter how much of the book you have read/listened to.

 

 

March—Friday the 1st

 

Staying Connected to Your Teenager, Revised Edition: How to Keep Them Talking to You and How to Hear What They’re Really Saying by Michael Riera

Discussion led by Kim Decker. All are welcome, no matter how much of the book you have read/listened to.

April—Friday the 5th

Pre-watch this Movie *New* Eighth Grade (2018) by Bo Burnham Rated R, 1hr 33min Comedy/Drama on your own, or, see if it is a good fit to watch with your middle school aged students. Then, come talk about the experience.

Discussion led by Ann Goldwasser. All are welcome, no matter how much of the movie you have seen.

For goodness sex

May—Friday the 3rd

For Goodness Sex: Changing the Way We Talk to Teens About Sexuality, Values, and Health by Alfred Vernacchio

Discussion led by Amy Chan. All are welcome, no matter how much of the book you have read/listened to.