BOOK CLUB – A Child’s Christmas in Wales by Dylan Thomas

A Child’s Christmas in Wales is a piece of prose by the Welsh poet Dylan Thomas recorded by Thomas in 1952. Emerging from an earlier piece he wrote for BBC Radio, the work is an anecdotal reminiscence of a Christmas from the viewpoint of a young boy, portraying a nostalgic and simpler time. This month’s book club will be held at a member’s home, please call for more information. 403-337-4277.

December 17th at 1pm

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AFTERNOON AT THE MOVIES – The Man Who Invented Christmas

In 1843 London, author Charles Dickens finds himself in financial trouble after writing three unsuccessful novels in a row.
Desperate for a hit, Dickens relies on real-life inspiration and his vivid imagination to bring Ebenezer Scrooge, Tiny Tim and other classic characters to life in “A Christmas Carol,” forever changing the holiday season into the celebration known today.
DATE: Tuesday,  December 18th, 2018
TIME: 1-3 pm
COST: FREE for seniors
Deadline to register: December 11th, 2018

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