Reading Together for a Better
Basesball in books, movies, and other events!
Read the One Book, One Community book The Natural by Bernard Malamud
Spring Program Complete Schedule --2008
Tuesday, March 18: James Carothers, Ph.D discusses The Natural and more.
Baseball expert Dr. Carothers from the University of Kansas will discuss the novel The Natural and Baseball in American Literature. He was the recipient of the Kemper Fellowship for Teaching Excellence in 2001.
Starkville Public Library
Dr. Carothers will also speak to Honors Forum on March 18 at 12:30 in Griffis Hall, Room 401_______________________________________________________________________
Wednesday morning, March 19: Cool Papa Bell Program-- sponsored by the Oktibbeha County Heritage Museum and the Our Community Series. Brother Rogers speaks. Event will be at the Starkville Public Library at 9:30 AM.
Tuesday, March 25 at 3:00 PM
Clyde Williams leads a discussion of The Natural at the Book Mart on Main Street.
Tues. April 1 - Time TBA Cool Papa Bell event at Ebeneezer Church. Details soon!
Wed. April 2 Mike Couvillion leads a discussion of The Natural in the Left Field Lounge at 5 PM
Tue., April 8: The film The Natural starring Robert Redford at 4:00 PM at the Starkville Public Library
POSTPONED: The film Pride of the Yankees starring Gary Cooper at 3 PM at the Starkville Public Library. Details to be announced.
Commentary provided by Clyde Williams for the above two films.
Fri., April 25 - The movie Field of Dreams will be shown outside on the grounds of Armstrong Middle School at dusk. _________________________________________________________________________