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Dine and Discuss Book on Wisdom of Lakota Elder

September 21, 2018, Adrian, Michigan – Enjoy dinner and discussion of Kent Nerburn’s book, Neither Wolf Nor Dog: On Forgotten Roads with an Indian Elder. Weber Retreat & Conference Center’s Dine and Discuss program is from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, November 15, but register early to take time savoring this book.

In Neither Wolf Nor Dog, Kent shares the stories he hears from Dan, a 78-year-old Lakota. Topics include the difference between land and property and the selling of sacred ceremonies.

The cost for the program is $15, which includes the book and dinner. Books will be available beginning Monday, October 8 – Indigenous Peoples’ Day, also known as Columbus Day – Weber Retreat & Conference Center and at the Dominican Life Center. Register online or in person and pick up your book at either of the above locations.

To register, visit www.webercenter.org and click on “programs.” Registrations may also be made by contacting Weber Center at 517-266-4000 or webercenter@adriandominicans.org.

Weber Center is on the campus of the Adrian Dominican Sisters’ Motherhouse, 1257 E. Siena Heights Drive, Adrian. Enter the Eastern-most driveway of the complex and follow the signs to Weber Center. For information, call the Weber Center at 517-266-4000.


Weber Center Book Club to Discuss

January 30, 2018, Adrian, Michigan – In these dark days of winter, it sometimes helps to delve into a good book and then spend time discussing it over dinner with friends. That is the opportunity that awaits those who would like to take part in Weber Center’s Dine and Discuss Book Club.

This year’s book selection, Enrique’s Journey by Sonia Nazario, will take you on the quest of a young Honduran boy to be reunited with his mother in the United States. The dinner and discussion will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 20, 2018, but register now to obtain a copy of the book and read it in advance. Sister Attracta Kelly, OP, an immigration lawyer, will also speak of her experience with immigrants.

The cost for the program is $15, which includes the book and the dinner. To register, call Weber Center at 517-266-4000 or register online at https://weber.adriandominicans.org/Registration.aspx

Weber Center is on the campus of the Adrian Dominican Sisters’ Motherhouse, 1257 E. Siena Heights Drive, Adrian. Enter the Eastern-most driveway of the complex and follow the signs to Weber Center.


 

 

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