2021 Member Events & Programs

Cantigny members get exclusive access to special events and programs. The full schedule will be revealed this spring! Email members@cantigny.org to register for these events.

Read about the most recent updates to Cantigny Park’s reopening plan.

Members Book Club

The Members Book Club returns in 2021 with a diverse selection of fiction and nonfiction titles. Registration is required. For questions or to register please contact Amanda Goossens at agoossens@cantigny.org.

Members Book Club 2021 Reading List

All book club programs will meet the second Friday of each month.

January 8: “Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President,” by Candice Miller.

February 12: “The Stationery Shop,” by Marjan Kamali.

March 12: “The Book of Lost Friends,” by Lisa Wingate.

April 9: “Anne Morrow Lindbergh: Between the Sea and the Stars,” by Beverly Gherman and “Gift from the Sea,” by Anne Morrow Lindbergh.

May 14: “The Stolen House of Light,” by Susan Estall.

June 11: “Endurance: Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage,” by Alfred Lansing.

July 9: “The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society,” by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows. (This meeting will include a viewing of the 2018 film adaptation.)

August 13: “The Girl Who Smiled Beads,” by Clemantine Wamariya.

September 10: “Empire of Deception: The Incredible Story of a Master Swindler Who Seduced a City and Captivated the Nation,” by Dean Jobb.

October 8: “The Elegance of the Hedgehog,” by Muriel Barbery.

November 12: “The Mirage Factory,” by Gary Krist.

December 10: “Lost Roses,” by Martha Hall Kelly.