Historic Middle School Book Club

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Historic Middle School Book Club

April 3 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Free

Have a middle schooler who cannot get enough of history class? Is your teen an avid reader? Bring them to the Alexander Majors Barn for our bi-monthly historic book club. Middle schoolers from around the Kansas City area will gather to discuss a historically themed book, complete activities, and enjoy a snack.

Book line up:

  • 2/6: Fever 1793
  • 4/3: The Book Thief
  • 6/5: Esperanza Rising
  • 8/7: Chains
  • 10/2: Pharaoh’s Daughter
  • 12/4: The Crystal Ribbon

Book descriptions courtesy of Amazon:

The Book Thief: It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier and will become busier still.

Liesel Meminger is a foster girl living outside of Munich, who scratches out a meager existence for herself by stealing when she encounters something she can’t resist–books. With the help of her accordion-playing foster father, she learns to read and shares her stolen books with her neighbors during bombing raids as well as with the Jewish man hidden in her basement.

 

For tickets visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/historic-middle-school-book-club-tickets-239431434867 

Organizer

Wornall/Majors House Museums
Phone:
816-444-1858
Email:
programs@wornallmajors.org

Venue

Alexander Majors House & Barn
8201 State Line Rd.
Kansas City, MO 64114 United States
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Phone:
816-444-1858

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