We met in July at Carolyn Steiber’s home to discuss the well-written book, ‘The Woman in the Window’ by Dan Mallory AKA A.J. Finn. The author clearly takes a nod at the more diabolical elements of Hitchcock movies with some of the ‘scenes’. The protagonist Anna, is housebound but observes the troubling behaviors of the… Read More.
We met on February 14th to discuss the book “Still Alice”. This is a fictional story about a well educated woman who suffers a progressive decline into dementia/ Alzheimer’s. The author Lisa Genova wrote the story to help readers obtain an understanding of the disease and the importance and value of family support.
Mary Gorczewski and Ruth Jenks hosted an elegant September meeting of the Culinary group luncheon using Chef Anne Burrell’s cook book, Cook Like A Rock Star. We sampled a tasty sugar snap pea salad with roasted beets, risotto, braised chicken thighs, stuffed cabbage and stewed zucchini. We were treated to a dessert of lemon curd… Read More.
The EPWC book group discussed Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende at their August meeting. The story takes place in Chile and in the gold rush areas of California in the mid 1800 hundreds. Allende is a skilled writer who uses ‘romantic fantasy’ and well researched material to tell her story that takes us from… Read More.
What a lovely time we had at the EPWC German Culinary event planned and produced by Janice Kabel and Susan Orr. Janice hosted us in her gracious home with German music in the background. We sampled four kinds of German sausages with a tasty beer, had soup, salads, several main courses and three desserts! Thank… Read More.
The Last Spymaster by Gayle Lynds The book group enjoyed a lively discussion of The Last Spymaster, a story about espionage, CIA clandestine services, and the undercover people who ferret out the bad guys around the world! This is a classic espionage thriller that strikes a balance between the lives of the characters in the… Read More.
April 9, Carolyn Stieber, June 11, Janice Kabel, August 13, Mary Gorezewski, October 8 open/available, December 10, Viki Browwn
New meeting schedule: Thursday April 9, noon. Chinese dishes, Carolyn Stieber’s home June, Thursday 11, German dishes, Janice Kabel, August, Thursday 13, Mary Gorezewski, October, Thursday 8, menu and hostess undecided!