CRC’s Lakes of Love Book Club is scheduled to meet twice a month over Zoom on the first and third Sundays from 2-4PM. Our first meeting will be in person on Sunday, June 4th, location TBA. Snacks provided. 

Space is limited, and registration is required. Please submit your name, email address, and any book recommendations you may have below, and our group facilitator will contact you shortly. 

This book club is open to anyone who has been affected by cancer. Our facilitator is Ithaca College oncology volunteer Carolina Iribarren. Her top three picks for the first book we read together are:

  1. “The Light We Carry” by Michelle Obama – Non-fiction
Summary: The former first lady shares personal stories and the tools she uses to deal with difficult situations.
  1. “Hello Beautiful” by Ann Napolitano – Mystery
Summary: In a homage to Louisa May Alcott’s “Little Women,” a young man’s dark past resurfaces as he gets to know the family of his college sweetheart.
  1. “Lessons in Chemistry” by Bonnie Garmus – Light-hearted Choice
Summary: A scientist and single mother living in California in the 1960s becomes a star on a TV cooking show.