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June Valley Reads Book Club

Post Date:06/02/2022 9:01 AM

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June 2, 2022

June Valley Reads Book Club

The City of Santa Maria Public Library is pleased to announce its next Valley Reads Book Club meeting. The meeting will take place Tuesday, June 7th, at 2:00 p.m. in the Library’s Dorothea Nelson Room. The Library is located at 421 South McClelland Street.

The book club will discuss On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong. The novel is a coming-of-age story that is written as a letter between the young protagonist, Little Dog, and his emotionally abusive mother, Rose. The book explores the themes of queer identity, nationality, and belonging.

Patrons interested in participating in Valley Reads Book Club may register by visiting the Library’s online events calendar at, or by calling (805) 925-0994.

Follow the Library on social media for updates on programming, resources, and services. Facebook: Santa Maria Public Library and Instagram: @santamaria_publiclibrary.

Questions may be directed to the Library’s Information Desk, (805) 925-0994 extension 8562.


Department:                                       Public Library
Contact Person:                                 Jose Gaytan, Librarian I
Telephone Number:                           (805) 925-0994 extension 1670
E-mail Address:                         


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