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Mount Auburn Book Club: A Night to Remember

Start:
April 12, 2012 @ 10:00 am
End:
April 12, 2012 @ 11:00 am
Cost:
Free
Venue:
Mount Auburn Cemetery
Address:
580 Mount Auburn Street,
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States

Each month, the Mount Auburn Book Club meets to discuss a selected work related to one of Mount Auburn’s many facets. Selections range from books on history, natural history, horticulture, art, architecture, preservation, and wildlife to books written by or about those now buried and commemorated here. The Book Club meets in Story Chapel on the second Thursday of each month. Coffee and tea are provided.  

  • Thursday, April 12: This month marks the centennial of the sinking of the steamship RSS Titanic. In remembrance of this event we will read the classic book, A Night to Remember, by Walter Lord (1955). There are memorials at Mount Auburn for two victims, as well as several survivors.

 

Funding for programs has been provided in part by the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

Massachusetts Cultural Council

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