Seven Pillars of WisdomLast Thursday Book Club    

        2019 Schedule

Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Vladimir Nabokov leaving Russia with his family -   

Also, in December one hundred years ago, T.E. Lawrence lost most of his manuscript of Seven Pillars of Wisdom while changing trains in Reading, England - but re-wrote it better than ever!  And yes, we read that!  

Meeting Date Host Selection  Notes
31 January  2019
Dick Jensen
7120 Hawthorn Avenue, NE

From I-25 & Alameda: 
Go East on Alameda  0.7 miles.  Turn left (North) at the 4-way stop at Louisiana.  Go 0.5 miles (3rd street) to Florence.  Turn right.  Go 0.1 mile to Palm Yucca.  Turn right.  Go 0.1 mile.   Palm Yucca dead ends at Hawthorn.  Turn right.  7120 is the 4th house on the left.

From Tramway:  Go West on Paseo, then North on Wyoming.  Look for Blue Cypress about 1 mile north of Alameda (it is called Glendale to the right, Blue Cypress and the entrance to the housing development to the left.)
Take an immediate left onto Automn which curves around to the East and becomes Hawthorn.  A mile or so gets you to 7120.
All Quiet on the Western Front -

All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque is a classic about the German view of World War I. There are 7 copies in the Albuquerque library. Used copies are readily available and it can be purchased for Kindle. It's also a relatively short book:  288 pages

28 February  2019
Ron Bousek

  701 Loma Linda Pl SE
between Carlisle and Washington, take
Montclaire south

28 March 2019

  Bob Woods

Academy at Tramway

11921 Caribou Ave., NE

From Academy and Tramway,
go WEST on Academy for 3 blocks,
then take a RIGHT (North) onto Antelope Run which deadends into Caribou.
House is in front of you, a little to the left.


25 April 2019

Jack Ferrell

17 Sunset Blvd
Placitas, NM
I-25 Exit 242

East on NM 165.

Right at the 5-mile marker onto Tunnel Springs Road.
Right onto Quail Meadow Road (first street on right - 0.2 mile)
Right onto Leah Lane (first street on right-0.4 mile)
HARD right onto Sunset Blvd
(100 yards)
17 Sunset Blvd is the second drive/house on the left after the
 "Private Drive--No Turn Around" sign (approximately 200 yards).
 Goodbye To A River  

  30 May 2019

Tom Genoni  (292-4985)
1616 Catron SE

(Take The Road into 4-Hills, turn right at the Y onto Stagecoach, left at the 4-way stop sign onto Cuatro Cerros, 2nd right onto Bernalillo, then 1st left onto Catron.  About half-way down Catron, 1616 house is on the right.)

  27 June 2019

Ken Gillen


331 White Oaks Dr. NE

(From Tramway and Live Oak Rd [one block N. of Paseo del Norte], go EAST 0.6 mi on Live Oak, then SOUTH 0.3 mi on White Oaks Dr. to last house on right.  Intersection of WhiteOaks and Paintbrush. Pay no attention to most of the house numbers.)

Beneath a Scarlet Sky

25 July 2019

Easterling (286-8796)  
East Mountains: 51 Avenida del Sol,
Cedar Crest, NM 87008
Take N14  4.5 mi. N of I-40
(exit 175, Cedar Crest).
Turn Left into Ventana del Sol subdivision.
 keypad instructions.

29 August 2019

Charlie Palmer (cell:  263-4586) 

1506 Park Ave SW

From I-25, go West on Central or Lomas; then South on 14th St.  
Cross Central, continue 2 or 3 blocks, then turn right onto Park (1st stop sign).


26 September 2019
Keith Gilbert

 (265-8122) or (250-0991)

From Wyoming, go West on Zuni to Carlisle;
Go South on Carlisle until the median disappears;
(or changes drastically);
Go East;
Keith is on this street, on the North side.


[4th] Thursday
  24 October 2019

Mike Blackledge   (294-6030)
14321 Stalgren Ct NE

(from Tramway & Copper, go East 5 blocks [counting on right], then right on Parkside, immediate left onto Stalgren Ct.)

The Glass Castle4 The Glass Castle - read by the author
[3rd] Thursday: 
21 November 2019
[Thursday BEFORE Thanksgiving]

Bob Simon

1415 Park Ave SW


From I-40, go South on Rio Grande Blvd, then left (East) on Central; then South on 14th St.  

Continue 2 or 3 blocks, then turn RIGHT onto Park  (first stop sign)  


one might chose to turn on 15th St. at the bank building and go two blocks on the left side or three blocks on the right side to the corner of Park.  My house will be on the corner on your left.
Oh! Pioneers

During the month of  

December 2019,
members are requested to read among themselves.

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