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Best Book I Never Read

April 11 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

We’ve all done it. Our high school English teacher or a college lit professor assigned a novel that we had every good intention of reading, but time slipped away. So, the night before the exam, we scanned the Cliff Notes or watched the film adaptation. We didn’t do so well on the exam.

Here’s a chance to read those books without having to worry about your grade point average! Enjoy some of the fine crafted beers of Starboard Brewing Company and Door County Brewing Company  and meet others who, like you, missed reading the book the first time around. Love the book? Hate the book? Don’t understand the book? Come out and tell us about it!

BeowulfIn honor of National Poetry Month, this month’s selection is Beowulf. The epic poem deals with events of the early 6th century and is believed to have been composed between 700 and 750. Although originally untitled, it was later named after the Scandinavian hero Beowulf, whose exploits and character provide its connecting theme. There is no evidence of a historical Beowulf, but some characters, sites, and events in the poem can be historically verified. The poem did not appear in print until 1815.

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Date:
April 11
Time:
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Venue

Door County Brewing Company
8099 Highway 57
Baileys Harbor, 54202
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