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August 11, 2011

Ann and Peter Timonin & McNally's Book Club


Chinese Characters: Emails from the Middle Kingdom
Tuesday August 16, 7:30 pm 
Grant Park in the Travel Alcove

Any non-Asian who has tried to study Chinese characters can tell that a tiny line or dot makes a difference to the meaning. 
The same is true in life. 
Every event makes a difference, even if that difference is too small to appreciate at the time. Chinese Characters reflects one couple’s attempt to observe and comment on China and Chinese culture, as they spent a “gap year” between work and retirement by living and working in Kunming.

Ann and Peter Timonin live in Winnipeg with their aging cat. 
Peter is a retired civil servant and Ann sometimes teaches English as an Additional Language. They enjoy travelling.

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Shaw TV & McNally Robinson Book Club
Tuesday Sept 27, 7:00 pm in the Atrium

The title for this month is Tom Franklin’s Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter
Pick up the book at McNally Robinson, read it and join us for refreshments and discussion! 

Get in touch with Joanne Kelly or with John if you have any questions.

Phone 204-475-0483
(Toll Free 1-800561-1833)

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