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OLLI Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

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 going into 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 24-Hour Bookstore, A Novel by Robin Sloan

Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly

True Grit by Charles Portis

The Professor, A Legal Thriller by Robert Baileu

The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick

2017-2018

The Alice Network by Kate Quinn

I, Eliza Hamilton by Susan Holloway 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 and Annie Barrows

The Killing Snows by Charles Egan (the author himself sent me a list of discussion questions after I posted a comment on Goodreads)

A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Watch the film of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society and discusss Book>to>Film
2018-2019
We were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter  - September 28