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April 2017
Free

Brown Bag Lunch with Author & Vanity Fair Contributor Micah Nathan

April 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

The Bacon Free Library is thrilled to welcome Micah Nathan—best-selling novelist, essayist for Vanity Fair, and guest lecturer in MIT’s Comparative Media Studies department. Micah’s work has been featured in The Best American Mystery Stories, the Paris Review Daily, the Gettysburg Review, and he’s a mainstay in Vanity Fair’s art/culture section. Micah is the winner of Boston University’s Saul Bellow Prize in Fiction, and his novels have been translated into several languages. He will read some choice excerpts, answer questions, and in his own words: “Amuse, provoke, and…

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Rookie Book Club

April 18 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Kids in grades 1-3 are welcome to our discussion of Younguncle Comes to Town by Vandana Singh. Copies will be available at the library or you can reserve one HERE Book List Review: Set in India, this is a highly episodic, loosely plotted collection of stories about the adventures of a young eccentric whom everybody--even the protagonist's older brother--calls Younguncle. Quick-witted and caring, Younguncle rescues his sister from an arranged marriage, foils the robbery of a tailor's shop, recovers some stolen livestock,…

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May 2017
Free

Brown Bag Lunch with Author Erica Ferencik

May 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

We're thrilled to welcome Erica Ferencik, author of "The River at Night" - one of Oprah's Top Picks for Feb 2017 - to the Bacon Free Library! Erica's talk called "PUBLISHED! My 30-year Journey to Overnight Success," is an entertaining, informative ride on her personal publishing/writing rollercoaster, filled with practical, positive advice for every (often) painful lesson she's learned. Anyone who has written a novel and tried to get it published, or even toyed with the idea of writing and publishing a book should…

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Rookie Book Club

May 16 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Kids in grades 1-3 are welcome to our discussion of Earwig and the Witch  by Dianna Wynne Jones. Copies will be available at the library or you can reserve one HERE Summary: Although an orphan, Earwig has always enjoyed living at St. Morwald's, where she manages to make everyone do her bidding, but when she is taken in by a foster parents who are actually a witch and a demon, she has a hard time trying to turn the situation to her…

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June 2017

Cookbook Club

June 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
lookout farm, 89 Pleasant St
S. Natick, MA 01760 United States
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We're going on a Cookbook Club Field Trip to celebrate another year of wonderful friends, food and fun!  Meet us at Lookout Farm for a tour of their hard cider brewery (we might even have a tasting if they have flavors on tap!) with lunch following in the Taproom! If, after eating, we feel like a walk around the farm, let's do that, too!  Lunch is optional and dutch.  Registration is required for this event so Lookout Farm knows how…

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