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Books in the Afternoon: The Things They Carried

Thursday, April 17, 2014  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join us for lively discussions of contemporary fiction. This month's selection is The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien - Heroic young men carry the emotional weight of their lives to war in Vietnam in a patchwork account of a modern journey into the heart of darkness.
In partnership with the Community College of Allegheny County, April’s discussion is part of The Big Read, a program that supports organizations across the country in developing community-wide programs which encourage reading and participation by diverse audiences.

Discussions will be held in the Large Print Room on the First Floor from 1-2 PM and again from 6-7 PM.

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Event fee: Free
Location:
First Floor
4400 Forbes Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Contact:
Joanne
412.622.3151
newandfeatured@carnegielibrary.org