We are meeting on May 17th at 6:00 pm in the McIntyre Room in the Carnegie Buillding, 244 W. Michigan Ave, Jackson. We will be enjoying the BBC production of "Wives & Daughters," as shown on Masterpiece Theatre. We will be serving tea with all the trimmings as we enjoy the lush portrayal of country life in England, circa 1850's.
Join us for Mrs. Gaskell's enjoyable plot and wonderful acting by a talented ensemble cast.
We begin our discussion of Elizabeth Gaskell's "Wives & Daughters" on April 12th, 2010 in the International Room in the Carnegie Building at 6:00 pm. "Wives & Daughters" is a wonderful book which revolves around a Dr.Gibson and his daughter Molly, in a provincial town in 1830's England. Here's a plot summary of the book from Wikipedia. For a shorter version: the good Dr.
Since all of earth's residents seem to be getting some shaking lately, even Michiganians, an article listing some informative materials and recommendations seems appropriate. For general information on earthquakes in the United States, visit the US. Geological Survey website at earthquake.usgs.gov. If you want to see what preparations can be made, visit earthquake.usgs.gov/prepare.
DVD's - Upcoming & Current Releases
March 15, 2010 Jane M. DeBano