Book Club and Movie: The Boys in the Boat

111 N Howard Ave, Croswell, MI 48422-1225, United States

Join our book club to discuss the bestselling nonfiction book “The Boys in the Boat.” If you don’t have time for all that reading, take the shortcut known to college students everywhere, watch the movie instead!
Daniel James Brown’s robust book tells the story of the University of Washington’s 1936 eight-oar crew and their epic quest for an Olympic gold medal, a team that transformed the sport and grabbed the attention of millions of Americans. The sons of loggers, shipyard workers, and farmers, the boys defeated elite rivals first from eastern and British universities and finally the German crew rowing for Adolf Hitler in the Olympic games in Berlin, 1936

July 18th, @2:30-3:30 pm