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OLLI Osher Lifelong Learning Institute & OLLI Book Club

Library resources and services available to OLLI students including the OLLI Book Club.

Wolfgram Library Resources

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) is an academic cooperative that provides mature adults with opportunities for intellectual development, cultural stimulation, and social interaction.

As an OLLI student, one of the many benefits is access to Wolfgram Memorial Library collections and resources.

Contact your Liaison Librarian, Susan Tsiouris, for more information about out library's resources and services.

 

OLLI BOOK CLUB

OLLI book club logo with books and coffee cups

Now in our third year, the OLLI Book Club meets monthly to discuss a wide range of Fiction and Non-Fiction.

Contact your Librarian, Susan Tsiouris, if you are interested in joining the book club: sctsiouris@widener.edu  or  610-499-4069

Past titles include:

2016-2017
The curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
Mr. Penumbra's 23-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan
Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
True Grit by Charles Portis
The Professor by Robert Bailey
The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick
 
2017-2018
The Alice Network by Kate Quinn
I, Eliza Hamilton by Susan Hollowy Scott
Uncommon Type by Tom Hanks
A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer, ‎Annie Barrows
The Killing Snows by Charles Egan
A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson
The Secret Garden byFrances Hodgson Burnett
 
2018-2019
We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter
A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
Behind Closed Doors by B. A. Paris
The Library Book by Susan Orlean
Corelli's Mandolin by Louis de Bernières
An Irish Country Doctor by Patrick Taylor
Circe by Madeline Miller
 
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