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Capstone Event Tops Off a Productive Year of Programming

Saratoga Reads wrapped up a fabulous 2011-12 season with a capstone event on April 26 featuring a conversation with David “Sonny” Lacks and David Lacks Jr.—the son and grandson of Henrietta Lacks. Henrietta’s compelling story is told in this year’s book of choice, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, by Rebecca Skloot.

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Saratoga Reads Announces Next Round of Community Events

Saratoga Reads and its community partners will offer a number of events in the coming weeks designed to promote reading, discussion, socializing, and the exchange of ideas. The activities range from discussions on medical ethics and journalism to brunch and a Vermont road trip.

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Saratoga Reads Announces Selected Books for Young Readers

Titles complement this year’s book of choice

Saratoga Reads has announced its choice of a junior discussion book and a list of some 40 other titles for young readers, selected to complement the program’s book of choice for this year—The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot.

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