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Moby-Duck

S.B. Reads explores a tale of adventure on the high seas, and an exploration of the global economy and its impact on the environment.

When: Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012, 6 p.m.

Where: S.B. Central Library, 40 E. Anapamu St., Santa Barbara

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Categories: Social: Meetings

Description:

This year’s Reads selection is Moby-Duck: The True Story of 28,800 Bath Toys Lost at Sea and of the Beachcombers, Oceanographers, Environmentalists, and Fools, Including the Author, Who Went in Search of Them. It is a tale of adventure on the high seas, and an exploration of the global economy and its impact on the environment.

Join professors and local experts in a discussion of the issues raised in this bestseller. It is not necessary to have read the book to enjoy the discussion. Community conversations will be held in five public libraries from February 15 to February 29.

SB Reads: sbplibrary.org/sbreads
UCSB Reads: http://guides.library.ucsb.edu/ucsbreads

Phone: 805-564-5604

Event posted Feb. 6, 2012
Last updated Feb. 6, 2012

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