The Book Circle

Join a discussion about a different book each month, fiction, and non-fiction. St Mary’s Winchester Room 3rd Tuesday of the month in Winchester Room at 2:30pm

16th January Small Things Like These Claire Keegan
20th February To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee
19th March Y Block (author reading)Anthony Lynch
16th AprilSuper-InfiniteKatharine Rundell
21st May Visit to local church
16th July My Name is Lucy Barton Elizabeth Strout
20th AugustSome Tame Gazelle Barbara Pym
17th SeptemberMembers choices of poems about places and journeys
15th October The Vanishing Half Brit Bennett
19th NovemberTBAAnthony Trollope
17th DecemberMeeting at 12 noon for lunch and to plan the 2025 programme


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St Mary the Virgin Church Green Witney Oxfordshire OX28 4AW 
Holy Trinity Church Woodgreen OX28 1DN 
St John the Baptist,
Curbridge 2 Church Row, Curbridge Witney OX29 7NU
Hailey Church
Middletown Hailey Witney OX29 9UB
St Kenelm’s Church
 Minster Lovell OX29 0RR (updated 23-09-21)

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