Fun and Relaxtion
Our beach is made for everyone! Come and relax, play a game of beach volly ball, or bring the kids for swimming and sailing fun!
The DLYC Book Club doesn’t quit just because summer does and the clubhouse closes.
Please join us. Locations vary so contact Irma David at email@example.com for meeting locations.
2014 -2105 Book List
May 25 – A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail, by Bill Bryson; 305 pages – Bryson tells the story of walking the 2100 mile Appalachian Trail, and while on the trail meets a bizarre assortment of hilarious characters.
June 22 – The Round House, by Louise Erdrich; 353 pages – On the Ojibwa reservation in North Dakota, this is a story of a boy on the cusp of manhood who seeks justice and understanding in the wake of a terrible crime that upends and forever transforms his family.
July 27 – A Pirate Looks at 50, by Jimmy Buffet; 458 pages – The ultimate Jimmy Buffett philosophy on life and how to live it. He brings us along on the remarkable journey which he took through the Southern hemisphere to celebrate this landmark birthday. Join us for music and margaritas!
August 24 – Orphan Train, by Christina Baker Kline; 278 pages – A story of friendship and second chances, based on historical accounts of the orphan trains that carried children from New York west to families who wanted to take them in.
September 28 – The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion, by Fannie Flagg; – 369 pages; a new comic mystery novel about two women who are forced to re-imagine who they are – spanning decades and generations.
October 26 – The 19th Wife, by David Ebershoff – 530 pages; In 1875, Ann Eliza Young has recently separated from her powerful husband, Brigham Young, leader of the Mormon Church, and expelled and an outcast, embarks on a crusade to end polygamy in the USA. A family’s polygamous history is revealed, including how a young woman became a plural wife. The story intertwines with that of a modern day young man, thrown out of his fundamentalist sect, searching for the truth behind his father’s death.
Additional Books – Just missed the cut!
Elmer Gantry, by Sinclair Lewis
Best selling book of 1927
The Boys in the Boat By Daniel James Brown
The Kitchen House By Kathleen Grisson
A gripping tale of the south during the days of slavery
Once We Were Brothers by Ronald Balson 2013
The story of 2 boys who find themselves on the opposite side of the Holocaust.
Bossy Pants, by Tina Fey
The Last Lecture, Randy Pausch
Secret of Nightingale Palace by Dana Sachs
Please join us on Tuesday, May 12th @ 6pm for our first meeting to organize and receive input for this summer’s activities to engage our younger DLYC members. We are encouraging our Youth Members to attend this meeting to have their input and voices heard on the planning processes. We look forward to your ideas and enthusiasm.
A 2nd meeting will be on Saturday, May 16th at 3pm for those not able to attend the weekday meeting or to get more information.
Chezlynn Chinavare 734-735-2138 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sharon Sharber-Jaimes 313-283-0806 or Sasharber@aol.com
To view or print our May/June newletter, click on the link below.
Title: Flower Planing
Location: DLYC Grounds
Description: Come out for about an hour and help volunteer to help plant flowers in the pots and flower boxes around the DLYC. This is such a great way to meet other members with the goal of making the DLYC grounds beautiful for all to enjoy.
Meet at the club at 10am. Rain date is Sunday, May 17th, time TBD.
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