December Finance & Facilities Committee Meeting

The TADL Board of Trustees will hold its regularly scheduled Finance & Facilities Committee Meeting, with a possible Special Meeting of the board since a quorum may be in attendance, for the purpose of facility updates, insurance carrier selection, and the 2022 budget amendment. Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at 4 pm, McGuire Community Room

Tuesdays @ Two Book Club

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Program Type:

Book Club

Age Group:

Adults

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Do you like to read or listen to audiobooks across all genres? Do you like to talk about books, or just listen? Join the Tuesdays @ Two book discussion group on the last Tuesday of each month from 2pm to 3pm in the McGuire Room. We encourage a mix of Talking Book Library and public library patrons! The book selection this month is: : "The Personal Librarian" by Marie Benedict

November book

 

Summary: In her twenties, Belle da Costa Greene is hired by J. Pierpont Morgan to curate a collection of rare manuscripts, books, and artwork for his newly built Morgan Library. Belle becomes a fixture on the New York society scene and one of the most powerful people in the art and book world, known for her impeccable taste and shrewd negotiating for critical works as she helps build a world-class collection. But Belle has a secret: she was born Belle Marion Greener, daughter of Richard Greener, the first Black graduate of Harvard and well-known advocate for equality. Belle's alleged Portuguese heritage lets her pass as white, but she will go through great lengths to preserve her carefully crafted identity in a racist world

 

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