2/23 AARP Book Club – The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Join others in a lively online discussion of this Pulitzer Prize winning novel. The story follows the life of Elwood Curtis, a black boy growing up in the 1960’s who is unfairly sentenced to a juvenile reformatory called the Nickel Academy. The story is based on the real story of a twisted reform school that operated for 111 years in Florida and warped the lives of thousands of children. AARP will provide free e-books to the first 15 registrants. Sign up now so you have time to read the book.