July 24, 2024

Lex Park Library Hosts Vets Book Group


The Lexington Park Library hosts a book discussion series for veterans led by Vietnam vet Wayne Karlin.

Book Club to Discuss Wayne Karlin Novel

Book Club

Historic St. Mary’s City’s new community book club, “A Farthing for your Thoughts,” will meet from 2 to 3:30pm November 15, 2023. The first meeting will discuss “A Wolf by the Ears” written by Wayne Karlin, who will be in attendance.

Karlin Leads Book Group for Veterans

Vietnam vet

A book discussion series for veterans is being led by Vietnam veteran Wayne Karlin. The Veterans Book Group meets virtually via Zoom from 10 am to noon on the first Saturday of the month.

Author Talk Will Feature Vietnam Veteran

Vietnam vet

The St. Mary’s County Library will host a virtual Veterans Day Author Talk with Wayne Karlin at 6:30 pm Wednesday, November 10, 2021.

CSM Writing Award Honors Wayne Karlin

Wayne Karlin

Professor Emeritus Wayne Karlin has been honored at the College of Southern Maryland with a creative writing award established in his name.

Veterans Book Club Plans Discussions

A new book club for veterans has scheduled a book discussion of “If You Lived Here” at the Lexington Park Library on June 3.

An American Returns to Vietnam

CSM Prof. Karlin discusses his “Wandering Souls: Journeys with the Living and the Dead in Vietnam,” about a US soldier meeting the family of the soldier he killed.

How Vietnam Continues to Divide Us

Author/professor Wayne Karlin to lead a study program to SE Asia, part of CSM’s commemoration of 50 years since the Vietnam War began. “The Things They Carried” are on display in Leonardtown next week.

CSM Studies War during 50th Anniv. Year of Vietnam

Nov. events feature exhibit and discussion to kick off yearlong CSM study on the impact of the Vietnam War 50 years later.