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The Book to Art Club

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Program Type: Book Club, Craft
Age: Adult, Teen

Read. Talk. Make.
Open to Teens and Adults


The Book to Art Club combines reading, discussion, and art-making!

Join us on second Thursdays, 6 - 7:30pm, in The ARTery at John Michael Kohler Arts Center, September - May.  In July, we will meet at Bookworm Gardens for a special summer session.  Participants will read the selected book, then create art projects during the discussion to further engage with the literature.  The process of art-making is more important than the final product! 

Book club book copies may be picked up at Mead Public Library's 2nd floor desk.  Art supplies will be provided, but participants may bring their own materials.  Follow us on Goodreads, Pinterest!, and Facebook.  See what is happening with other Book to Art Clubs around the world on The Book to Art Club Blog.

September 13, 2018 The Stars Beneath Our Feet  by David Barclay Moore

October 11, 2018 A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle (This is The Book to Art Club's Big Read in celebration of its 5-Year Anniversary)

November 8, 2018 Tell the Wolves I'm Home Carol by Rifka Brunt with special exhibit tour of Apartment 4 and project led by JMKAC

December 13, 2018 The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

January 10, 2019 Binti by Nnedi Okorafor

February 14, 2019 The Princess Bride by William Goldman

March 14, 2019 The Power by Naomi Alderman

April 11, 2019 Stardust (Graphic Novel) by Neil Gaiman, Charles Vess

May 9, 2019 The Indigo Girl by Natasha Boyd