Pearl S. Buck Series

A Look into the Life of Pearl S. Buck
This year marks the 125th birth anniversary of Pearl S. Buck. Join us for a 3-part series celebrating this legendary literary and social figure.

The Good Earth Book Discussion
Thursday, June 8 at 11 am
The Good Earth traces the slow rise of Wang Lung from humble peasant farmer to great landlord-a feat he achieves by steadily adding to his lands and making enormous sacrifices to retain them through hard times.

The Good Earth Movie Screening
Thursday, June 15 at 11 am
Watch the 1937 movie adaptation of The Good Earth. Light refreshments will be served but feel free to bring a lunch. Duration: 2 hrs and 18 min.

Pearl S. Buck House Tour
Thursday, June 22 at 11 am
Meet Nicole at the Pearl S. Buck House in Perkasie for a guided tour. Feel free to stay after to explore the award-winning gardens. Cost: $5 per person (due by June 15).