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Mixed Bag: Story Time for Grown-Ups - Father Brown v. Sherlock Holmes, Dueling Detectives


June 5, 2013

Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two at lunchtime. Bring your lunch, bring your knitting, bring a friend. Brown bag lunches welcome!

June 2013 — Father Brown v. Sherlock Holmes, Dueling Detectives 


The Sign of the Broken Sword by G. K. Chesterton

Father Brown takes Flambeau on a pilgrimage to the tomb of internationally revered war hero General Sir Arthur St. Clare. The general died in battle in Brazil, and part of the monument, lying next to the statue of the general, is a broken sword, the way it was found at the end of his last battle. No one knows the real story behind how the sword was broken, except Father Brown.  

Other June Story Time Dates - June 19

Silver Blaze by Arthur Conan Doyle
Watson is not surprised when Sherlock Holmes is asked to investigate the mystery that all England is talking about. Silver Blaze, the horse favored to win the Wessex Cup next week, has disappeared, and his trainer John Straker has been murdered. 
Check the June schedule for Mixed Bag PM, Mondays at 7:00 PM. 
All programs are FREE and subject to last minute change or cancellation.

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