OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute)
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute was previously Encore. OLLI groups meet on the second Tuesday at 2:30 pm.
- April 13: Shadow of the Wind, Carlos Ruiz Zafon
- May 11: An Invisible Thread, Laura Schroff
- June 8: Long Walk to Freedom, Nelson Mandela
- July 13: Elephant Company, Vicki Croke
- August 9: Washington Black, Esi Edugyan
- September 14: Beneath a Scarlet Sky, Mark Sullivan
"Gabriel García Márquez meets Umberto Eco meets Jorge Luis Borges for a sprawling magic show."—The New York Times Book Review
"One gorgeous read." —Stephen King
A New York Times Bestseller
This inspirational New York Times bestseller chronicles the lifelong friendship between a busy sales executive and a disadvantaged young boy, and how both of their lives were changed by what began as one small gesture of kindness.
Stopping was never part of the plan...
She was a successful ad sales rep in Manhattan.
"Essential reading for anyone who wants to understand history – and then go out and change it." –President Barack Obama Nelson Mandela was one of the great moral and political leaders of his time: an international hero whose lifelong dedication to the fight against racial oppression in South Africa won him the Nobel Peace Prize and the presidency of his country.
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK
The remarkable story of James Howard “Billy” Williams, whose uncanny rapport with the world’s largest land animals transformed him from a carefree young man into the charismatic war hero known as Elephant Bill
One of the New York Times Book Review TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR
Soon to be a major television event from Pascal Pictures, starring Tom Holland.
Based on the true story of a forgotten hero, the USA Today and #1 Amazon Charts bestseller Beneath a Scarlet Sky is the triumphant, epic tale of one young man's incredible courage and resilience during one of history's darkest hours.