Reading Together for a Better Starkville
Basesball in books, movies, and other events!
Read the One Book, One Community book The Natural by  Bernard Malamud
 Spring Program Complete Schedule --2008  

March 3

Family Night at the Library.

Meet the Mississippi State Bulldogs

as they read to your children!

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 LiteratureHe was the recipient of the Kemper Fellowship for Teaching Excellence in  2001.

 Starkville Public Library
7:00 PM

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.
 April Attractions

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. _________________________________________________________________________

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