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november, 2019

fri15nov3:30 pm4:30 pmKids Biography Book Club3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Wiseburn LibraryAudience:ChildrenCategories:Art Activity,Book Club

Time

(Friday) 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Location

Wiseburn Library

5335 W 135th St, Hawthorne, CA 90250
310.643.8880

Event Details

Read Pass Go and Collect $200: The Real Story of How Monopoly Was Invented by Tanya Lee Stone. In the late 1800s lived Lizzie Magie, a clever and charismatic woman with a strong sense of justice, created a game about the landlord-tenant relationship. But Lizzie’s initial game vilified the monopolist. Enter Charles Darrow–a marketer and salesman with a keen eye for what Lizzie’s creation could become: an enticing board game.

Join us for a book discussion and a related activity. Copies of the book are available at the library. Parents: please be aware that refreshments may be served. A list of ingredients will be available upon request.

For ages 8 – 13

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