Canceled: Book to Movie Club: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

On Thursday, March 26th at 5:30pm, join the Colgate Bookstore and the Hamilton Public Library for the next installment of Book-to-Movie Club! We will be watching/discussing The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel by Deborah Moggach.

Read the book (you’ll receive a specially discounted price if you purchase the book at the bookstore) then head over to the Hamilton Public Library for a free dinner & movie. Dinner will be donated by a local restaurant. Afterwards, discuss the book and movie!

Please let us know if you’ll be attending by emailing lemarshall@colgate.edu or call/text 315-228-7480.

About the book/movie: When Ravi Kapoor, an overworked London doctor, reaches the breaking point with his difficult father-in-law, he asks his wife: “Can’t we just send him away somewhere? Somewhere far, far away.” His prayer is seemingly answered when Ravi’s entrepreneurial cousin sets up a retirement home in India, hoping to re-create in Bangalore an elegant lost corner of England. Several retirees are enticed by the promise of indulgent living at a bargain price, but upon arriving, they are dismayed to find that restoration of the once sophisticated hotel has stalled, and that such amenities as water and electricity are . . . infrequent. But what their new life lacks in luxury, they come to find, it’s plentiful in adventure, stunning beauty, and unexpected love.

Thursday, March 26 at 5:30pm

Hamilton Public Library

Topic

Arts, Entertainment

Event Format

Film screenings

Website

http://blogs.colgate.edu/bookstore/20...

Contact E-mail

lemarshall@colgate.edu

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