Parents' Book Club to read Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer

Nov 29, 2022

About Connecticut Korean Presbyterian Church

Welcome to Connecticut Korean Presbyterian Church, a vibrant community rooted in faith and belief. As a place of worship, we strive to bring people together, fostering a sense of connection, and providing a space for spiritual growth. Our diverse congregation embraces the values of love, compassion, and service, and we invite you to join us on this journey of faith.

About the Parents' Book Club

The Parents' Book Club at Connecticut Korean Presbyterian Church is a wonderful opportunity for individuals interested in exploring and discussing compelling literature. In our next book club meeting, we will be diving into the captivating world of Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer.

Why Braiding Sweetgrass?

Braiding Sweetgrass is a book that intertwines the wonders of nature, spirituality, and indigenous culture. From the very first page, Kimmerer's powerful words transport us to a world where humans and nature coexist in harmony. Through storytelling and wisdom passed down from generations, the author invites us to reflect on our relationship with the natural world and encourages us to cherish and protect it.

This book club selection will not only broaden our understanding of the intricate connections between humanity and the environment, but also allow us to delve deeper into philosophical discussions about our place in the natural order of things.

Join the Book Club

Are you interested in engaging conversations, thought-provoking insights, and meeting fellow book enthusiasts? The Parents' Book Club at Connecticut Korean Presbyterian Church welcomes you with open arms. Joining our book club is a great way to connect with like-minded individuals who share a passion for literature and a deep appreciation for the natural world.

Meeting Details

The book club meetings will take place every Wednesday from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM in the fellowship hall of Connecticut Korean Presbyterian Church.


For our first meeting, please make sure you have read the first five chapters of Braiding Sweetgrass. Come prepared to share your thoughts and insights on the book, and be ready to engage in meaningful conversations as we explore the themes together.

Connect and Grow

By participating in the Parents' Book Club, you will have the opportunity to connect with individuals who share your interests and passions. Together, we can learn, grow, and contribute to the betterment of our community.

Stay Updated

To receive the latest updates about the book club meetings and other community events, please sign up for our mailing list on our website. We will regularly send out reminders, discussion prompts, and additional resources related to Braiding Sweetgrass to enhance your reading experience.

Engage and Discuss

We encourage you to engage in discussions during the book club meetings and share your unique perspectives. Each session will provide a nurturing environment where we can learn from one another and create a space for meaningful dialogue.

Explore the Intersection of Nature, Spirituality, and Culture

Kimmerer's Braiding Sweetgrass takes readers on a transformative journey that explores the intersection of nature, spirituality, and culture. Through her personal experiences and indigenous knowledge, Kimmerer offers profound insights into how we can cultivate a deeper connection with the earth and all living beings.

Themes Explored

In this remarkable book, Kimmerer delves into various themes, including the reciprocity between humans and the natural world, the importance of traditional knowledge, and the role of gratitude and ceremony in our relationship with nature.

By participating in the Parents' Book Club, you'll have the opportunity to delve deeper into these thought-provoking themes and engage in meaningful conversations that can reshape your understanding of the world around you.

Join Us on this Journey

The Parents' Book Club at Connecticut Korean Presbyterian Church welcomes you to embark on this enriching journey of discovery. By reading Braiding Sweetgrass and joining our discussions, you can expand your horizons, foster personal growth, and develop a deeper appreciation for the natural world.

Take a leap into the profound insights of Robin Wall Kimmerer's Braiding Sweetgrass and let it inspire you to cultivate a more harmonious and sustainable relationship with the earth. Join us at Connecticut Korean Presbyterian Church and be a part of a community that values learning, friendship, and spiritual exploration.

Oscar Alanis
πŸ™Œ Excited to join the Parents' Book Club and dive into Braiding Sweetgrass! πŸŒΏπŸ“š
Nov 8, 2023
I love the idea of a parents' book club. Connecting over good books is the best!
Nov 1, 2023
Wade Parker
As a parent, I'm always looking for thought-provoking reads. Can't wait to delve into this one.
Oct 7, 2023
Mark McGushin
Kudos to the book club for choosing such a compelling read. Count me in!
Sep 15, 2023
Anne Colkitt
What a fantastic selection! I can't wait to start reading and exchanging thoughts.
Aug 12, 2023
Ashley Summers
Thank you for selecting such an engaging book. Can't wait to share insights with fellow parents.
Aug 11, 2023
Katie McNeill
This book sounds like a great choice for our next read! Looking forward to the discussion.
Jul 13, 2023
Michael Wallace
Braiding Sweetgrass is a beautiful choice! I'm eager to participate in the discussions.
Jun 28, 2023
Louise Redd
I've heard so many good things about Braiding Sweetgrass. Excited to explore it with the book club!
Jun 15, 2023
Hayley Parks
I've been wanting to read this book for a while. Perfect opportunity to finally do it!
Jan 23, 2023
Niall O'Dowd
I'm intrigued by the themes in this book. Excited to engage in meaningful conversations.
Jan 11, 2023