Mudlark

Book Club Summer Vacation

The St. James Book Club is taking a break in July & August. We hope you find time to read lots of interesting books and will tell us something about them at our next meeting on Wed., Sept. 6th, at 7pm. Please make one of those books our next selection,  Mudbound, by Hillary Jordan. Amazon describes the book …

Exit West

St. James Book Club: Exit West, 6/7/17

We had fun with the last selection–My Italian Bulldozer by Alexander McCall Smith. (Some of you may know him from his wonderful series, The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency.) Our next selection is Exit West,: A Novel by Mohsin Hamid. Amazon describes it thusly: An Amazon Best Book of March 2017: When Nadia and Saeed fall …

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Out of Many, a musical play about immigration: 5/4/17

In a 2014 Tufts Now article, Somerville was described as having a rich ethnic diversity and pride in its immigrant, working-class roots. In addition, the city was said to be integrating new immigrants into the community. We know this continues to this day–in response to current events regarding immigrants, Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone has declared Somerville a …

BerryCollectiveTake5

The Berry Collective Concert, 4/28/17, 8pm

The Berry Collective presents Mozart and Beethoven Take 5: The Quintets for Fortepiano and Winds A period-instrument performance of beloved chamber music featuring some of early music’s most exciting performers Kristin Olson, classical oboe Thomas Carroll, historical clarinet Allen Hamrick, classical bassoon Yoni Kahn, natural horn Sylvia Berry, fortepiano Join us Friday, April 28, 2017 at …