Want to get the most from your book club discussions?
Would you like to enhance your personal reading experience?
Whether you're a member of a book group or a solitary reader, you will gain analytical skills for a deeper exchange of ideas with an enriched understanding from the literature you read. These instructor-led courses (organized by Bend Parks & Rec) are held in a relaxed, book club-style setting and give you valuable methods to:
- Creatively analyze literature
- Refresh or gain knowledge of literary terms, devices, and techniques so you can articulate what you see and feel when you read
- Examine book content to find connection and meaning to real-life experiences, giving you new ways to think about what you gain from a novel
Tuesdays, January 18 - February 22, 2011 :: 10:00 a.m. - noon
Tess of the D'Urbervilles, by Thomas Hardy
Tuesdays, March 8 - April 12, 2011 :: 10:00 a.m. - noon
Classes held at Camalli Book Company, 1288 SW Simpson Avenue, Bend.
COST: $80.00 per six-week session.
FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO REGISTER: https://register.bendparksandrec.org/, phone 541-389-7275.
BEND PARK & RECREATION PROGRAM # 106212.01
INSTRUCTOR: Sally Jo Smith is a former English teacher, adult literature instructor, writer, and lifelong reader who enjoys discussing great literature with others.