Join us for Village Books Lynden's very first in-house book group! We are The Front Streeters, led by staff members Cherie and Hannah. We meet the last Thursday of each month at 7pm in the Waples Room at the Inn in Lynden, adjacent to Village Books. Between good books and good people, you're bound to have a good time! Open to all. (Authors do not usually attend).
Thursday, February 22nd, 6:00pm
Eruption: The Untold Story of Mt. St. Helens by Steve Olson
For months in early 1980, scientists, journalists, sightseers, and nearby residents listened anxiously to rumblings in Mount St. Helens, part of the chain of western volcanoes fueled by the 700-mile-long Cascadia fault. Still, no one was prepared when an immense eruption took the top off of the mountain and laid waste to hundreds of square miles of verdant forests in southwestern Washington State.