Author Archives: Forest Green Branch

Ultimately, why do we read books? There are as many answers to that question as there are readers.

Nina Sankovitch, writer, lawyer, activist, beloved and loving family member has given her answer in the book, Tolstoy and the Purple Chair: My Year of Magical Reading. Ms. Sankovitch is one of three sisters born to immigrant parents who survived … Continue reading

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The Dallas Lace Society at Forest Green

The Dallas Lace Society began meeting at Forest Green fifteen years ago when their original locale, a lace selling business in the shopping center, Olla Podrita, closed. Club members pursue an ancient craft dating back to pre-history, hand making lace … Continue reading

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