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Local event coordinators, Amber Wilde, from Grace Balloch Memorial Library and Sian Young, from the Matthews Opera House, will present an overview of The Big Read, introduce the book, “The Namesake,” show a video discussion by book author, Jhumpa Lahiri, and discuss upcoming programming details.
The Bellman Brown Bag series is a humanities program designed to explore ideas, history, literature, art and culture. Programs are presented on the second Wednesday of each month, noon to 1:00 p.m. Designed to begin and end within each lunch hour, patrons are invited to bring their lunch, if desired, or simply enjoy an hour of learning and entertainment.