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Homeschool Book Clubs

Tuesday, October 4, 2016
1:00 pm2:30 pm

This is a recurring event beginning on Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Riverview Library

Saint Paul Public Library

1 E George St
Saint Paul, MN 55107

Brought to you by a Homeschool Adventures volunteer organizer!

Meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month from October through June.

Description: Two concurrent book discussions!

One is aimed at high-school-aged students with a focus on the classics. The high school format is discussion and snack. Some high school books are coordinated with theatrical versions at Park Square Theater.

The other will feature mostly modern middle-grade fiction aimed at the middle-school age group. The middle school format is discussion, activity, and snack.

  • Tuesday, October 4, 2016
    Counting by 7s, by Holly Goldberg Sloan (Middle School)
    House on Mango Street, by Sandra Cisneros (High School)
    • Tuesday, October 24, 2016 • 10am
      House on Mango Street at Park Square Theater (High School)
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2016
    Witch of Blackbird Pond, by Elizabeth George Speare (Middle School)
    The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald (High School)
  • Tuesday, December 6, 2016
    The True Meaning of Smekday, by Adam Rex (Middle School)
    A Midsummer Night's Dream, by William Shakespeare (High School)
  • Tuesday, January 10, 2017 ** CANCELLED **
    The Grapes of Wrath, by John Steinbeck (High School)
    Roseville Library 
  • Tuesday, February 7, 2017
    The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, by Sherman Alexie (Middle School)
    Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury (High School)
  • Tuesday, March 7, 2017
    The Diary of a Young Girl, by Anne Frank (Middle School & High School — with separate discussions)  
  • Tuesday, April 4, 2017
    A Crack in the Sea, by H.M. Bouwman plus author visit (Middle School)
    TBA (High School) 
  • Tuesday, May 2, 2017
    A Wrinkle in Time, by Madeleine L'Engle (Middle School)
    TBA (High School) 
  • Tuesday, June 6, 2017
    My Side of the Mountain, by Jean Craighead George (Middle School)
    TBA
     (High School)

Target grade level: The middle school group is open to all ages, but most books are geared for 6th-8th graders. The high school group is ages 14 years and up.

Cost per child/student: 
Middle School: $3 requested donation to cover supplies
High School: $5 requested donation to cover supplies

What is HSAdventures RSVP required: Homeschool Adventures members can find RSVP information in the Yahoo Group's Message Archive. Not a member yet? Join Homeschool Adventures! Membership is free and open to all area homeschool families.  HSAdventures Yahoo Group

Participants are welcome to come to one meeting, all meetings, or anything in between.

 

Short URL: hsadventures.org/book-clubs