Start: 12:00 pm
End: 1:30 pm
Read and discuss a variety of books exploring how to create a more civil and engaged community.Join Mary Dumas on the third Wednesday of the month from noon to 1:30. Authors DO NOT attend. Meetings are in the Readings Gallery -- brown bag lunches are encouraged. Anyone interested in exploring their role as an engaged citizen is welcome. Wed, Nov 21, noon The Thinking Life: How to Thrive in the Age of Distraction by P.M. Forni Civility expert, P.M. Forni, provides an insightful look at how we are conditioning our impulses and reactions through the course of daily habits. This book examines how we can settle in, exercise our thinking muscles and reduce the wake we leave behind when we are driven by distraction.