Round Rock New Neighbors is a social organization of women welcoming women in the Round Rock area since 1978. Both "new" and "old" neighbors are welcome. For more information: rrnewneighbors.org [Barnes & Noble requires that RRNN's book club be open to the public, so you do not need to be an RRNN member to attend book club, and both men and women are welcome and do attend. ]

Literary Events

Literary Events

What's New?__________


July 6th, author Neil Gaiman will speak at the Long Center. $32.
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Thanks to Cindy V. for sending me listings of 2 TV series you might find interesting, and you might have access to:

The Son (book by Philipp Meyer), starring Pierce Brosnan. On AMC starting April 8.

American Gods (book by Neil Gaiman) on Starz, starting April 30.
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The Friends of the Georgetown Public Library’s Hill Country Authors Series will feature Texas author Paulette Jiles discussing her upcoming novel News of the World, which was shortlisted for the 2016 National Book Award for Fiction.
WHEN: Thursday, May 11, 2017, at 2 pm. Doors open at 1:30 pm.
WHERE: The Georgetown Public Library, 402 W. 8th Street in Georgetown, Texas.
WHY: All proceeds from the event will go toward meeting unfunded projects of the library. Tickets for the event are $15 in advance or $18 at the door, and may be purchased starting April 3, 2017, at the Second-Hand Prose bookstore on the second floor of the library, online at folgeorgetown.org/calendar, or by contacting Marcy Lowe at 512-868-8974. A dessert and beverage from the Red Poppy Café in the library will be served.
THE BOOK: In 1870 a 10-year-old girls makes a journey back to her aunt and uncle’s home after living with Kiowa warriors who had killed her parents four year earlier. Subsequently she is traded to Capt. Jefferson Kyle Kidd, a 70-year-old war veteran, who takes her 400 miles to her family near San Antonio.
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Round Rock Public Library Book Group meets Tuesday May 16th 7:00-8:30. They will discuss Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, by Ben Fountain. They will be voting on future book choices. Check the library website for more information, or ask Carla.
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Book Buzz - June 6th, evening - Round Rock Public Library - Free, but seating is limited. Reservations are necessary and will open closer to the time of the event.

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Matching Quiz - Garden of the Beasts


The Garden of the Beasts
(Find the best match on the right for each item on the left.
For answers send email to j.ulbricht@mail.utexas.edu) 

Ernst “Putzi” Hanfstaengl     
Paul von Hindenburg             
Franz von Papen                                
Boris Winograclov                
Martha Dodd                         
Thomas Jefferson                  
Ernst Rohm                            
Heinrich Himmler                 
Rudolf Dials                          
Hermann Goering                  
Joseph Goebbels                      
Rudolf Hess                           
George Messersmith             
Woodrow Wilson                  
Ernst Udet                              
Karl Ernst                              
Night of Long Knives
William Dodd, Senior                       
Cordell Hull                           
Bella Fromm                         
Mildred Fish Harmack          
Walter Gropuis                      
Tiergarten                              
Sigrid Schultz                        
Nazi Policy                            
George Bassett                      
Alfred Stern                           
Adolf Hitler                                       
Konstantin von Neurath                    
William Shirer
Hasty Pudding Club
German gaze
Fritz Haber
Reichswehr
Rise & Fall of Third Reich
Head of SS and Reichswehr
Large country estate, Long Knives
American Woman’s Club friend
From neutrality to WWI involvement
#1
Turning Point
Head of the U.S. Consulate in Germany
Half German, half American
Limited government
Harvard privileged class
Chicago Tribune Correspondent
Berlin SA, would-be honeymooner
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Jeffersonian democrat
Secretary of State
#2
Hand kisser
Regular army
Vice Chancellor, Negative speech
German architect
Head check
“Old Gentleman” head of state
Hottest lover
Minister of Propaganda
Head of Gestapo
Chlorine gas
Garden of Beasts
Flirtatious
Head of SA
Trusted aid
Coordination
Society Columnist
WWI flying ace, Sowing the Wind

1 comment:

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