Entries by Birgitte Nipper Sorensen

August Book Club

The book selection for August is Wonder by R.J. Palacio. We are meeting on August 20th at 6:30pm. “You can’t blend in when you were born to stand out. My name is August. I won’t describe what I look like. Whatever you’re thinking, it’s probably worse. August Pullman wants to be an ordinary ten-year-old. He does ordinary things. […]

July Book Club

The book selection for July is Into the Beautiful North by Luis Alberto Urrea. We are meeting on July 16th at 6:30pm. “Nineteen-year-old Nayeli works at a taco shop in her Mexican village and dreams about her father, who journeyed to the US when she was young. Recently, it has dawned on her that he isn’t the only man […]

June Book Club

The book selection for June is The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon. We are meeting on June 18th at 6:30pm. “Barcelona, 1945: A city slowly heals in the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War, and Daniel, an antiquarian book dealer’s son who mourns the loss of his mother, finds solace in a […]

Health Lecture June 10th – Management of Aortic Stenosis

On June 10th, at 7pm, The Santa Monica Bay Woman’s Club will host its 18th complimentary Health Lecture, which is part of our monthly series. Our topic for June is “Management of Aortic Stenosis”. UCLA interventional cardiologist William Suh, MD, will discuss diagnosis and management of aortic stenosis including transcatheter aortic valve replacement, an alternative […]