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Introduction
01
Agenda
Book Summary
02
Lessons Learned
03
Words of Wisdom
04
Next Steps
05
Join the Book Club
06
To combat isolation Expand our horizons
Stimulating our creativity Stimulating our minds
Why is reading so important?
Book Summary
“In Twenty Years centers on a group of college
friends who shared a house back in their college
days. Their ringleader, Bea, passed away and that
split the group up for several years. Even though
they’re mostly estranged from one another, the
remaining five reluctantly gather at that same
house from college on what would have been Bea’s
40th birthday. And with it, grudges, secrets and
regret all come to the forefront while they’re forced
to confront the past to move forward with their
lives.”
Souce: Book Club Chat
★ Life is short and friendship is precious—and it's something that we
don't always have time to appreciate while we're in the throws of our
everyday lives.
★ Friendships are complicated. They're hard, they don't always last
forever, and they can surprise you in ways you never imagined.
★ Everyone needs a friend they can trust to be honest with them—
even if it means telling the truth hurts sometimes.
★ It is important to make time for friends, even if it feels like you don't
have enough time.
Friendship Lessons Learned
Words of Wisdom
★ Friendship is an important part of every life, but it's not always
easy to maintain. Sometimes you and your friends grow apart, or
your lives change enough that the friendship no longer works.
★ Don't let distance be a barrier. No matter how far away you live,
technology makes it possible for you to connect with friends on a
daily basis. If you feel like distance is starting to become a barrier
between you and your friend, making plans for them to come visit or
looking into visiting them yourself might be a great idea!
★ It's not about always having the same interests, but it is about
celebrating each other's interests.
April Book Club Pick
Relax--You May Only Have a Few
Minutes Left is filled with
practical exercises, hilarious
anecdotes, and specific advice for
coming to terms with today's
ever-increasing stress levels--it is
a remedy for anxiety and a
prescription for laughter.
Go to DressingRoom8.com
March Book Club 2022.pptx

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March Book Club 2022.pptx

  • 1.
  • 2. Introduction 01 Agenda Book Summary 02 Lessons Learned 03 Words of Wisdom 04 Next Steps 05 Join the Book Club 06
  • 3.
  • 4.
  • 5. To combat isolation Expand our horizons Stimulating our creativity Stimulating our minds Why is reading so important?
  • 6.
  • 7. Book Summary “In Twenty Years centers on a group of college friends who shared a house back in their college days. Their ringleader, Bea, passed away and that split the group up for several years. Even though they’re mostly estranged from one another, the remaining five reluctantly gather at that same house from college on what would have been Bea’s 40th birthday. And with it, grudges, secrets and regret all come to the forefront while they’re forced to confront the past to move forward with their lives.” Souce: Book Club Chat
  • 8.
  • 9. ★ Life is short and friendship is precious—and it's something that we don't always have time to appreciate while we're in the throws of our everyday lives. ★ Friendships are complicated. They're hard, they don't always last forever, and they can surprise you in ways you never imagined. ★ Everyone needs a friend they can trust to be honest with them— even if it means telling the truth hurts sometimes. ★ It is important to make time for friends, even if it feels like you don't have enough time. Friendship Lessons Learned
  • 10.
  • 11. Words of Wisdom ★ Friendship is an important part of every life, but it's not always easy to maintain. Sometimes you and your friends grow apart, or your lives change enough that the friendship no longer works. ★ Don't let distance be a barrier. No matter how far away you live, technology makes it possible for you to connect with friends on a daily basis. If you feel like distance is starting to become a barrier between you and your friend, making plans for them to come visit or looking into visiting them yourself might be a great idea! ★ It's not about always having the same interests, but it is about celebrating each other's interests.
  • 12.
  • 13. April Book Club Pick Relax--You May Only Have a Few Minutes Left is filled with practical exercises, hilarious anecdotes, and specific advice for coming to terms with today's ever-increasing stress levels--it is a remedy for anxiety and a prescription for laughter.