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Inaugural Gals Evolving Bookclub

February 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Cover art for Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus
February 2024 Pick: Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus

The CBR Gals Network presents our first Gals Evolving bookclub at Queenies KingstonGals Evolving is a feminist book club that provides a safe space for gals to grow, learn, share ideas and become fuller versions of themselves. Join us over nibbles and drinks for thoughtful conversation, introspection and laughs with some like-minded gals.

This February, we will be delving into Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus. In the 1950s, Elizabeth Zott’s dream of being a scientist is challenged by a society that says women belong in the domestic sphere; she accepts a job on a TV cooking show and sets out to teach a nation of housewives way more than recipes.

The cost of this event covers food. Drinks will be available for purchase.

Join us for our Gals Evolving bookclub at Queenies Kingston from 6 to 8:30 PM.




About this Event


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event? All ages are welcome to attend. Our age ranges typically from 19 – 65. Must be 18+ to drink alcoholic beverages.

What are the conditions of the Gals Evolving Book Club?

Membership and attendance is free, but each event costs $15 to cover the cost of nibbles. Additionally, becoming a member is a monthly commitment. To become a member, attendees must: 

  • Attend three consecutive monthly meetings, to be held on the last Thursday of each month at a central location.
    • Note: After becoming a member, attendance is required at two of every three meetings. We think it’s important for gals to consistently attend meetings in order to form close relationships with other members.
  • Come to each meeting well-versed in the chosen book. Gals can “read” the book in whatever format you want, just come ready to chat about the book.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event? There is plenty of parking but we recommend rideshare or carpool!

How can I contact the organizer with any questions? Please e-mail us at enquiries@cbrgals.com.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? Nope!

Want to sponsor this event, donate something for swag bags/giveaways, or vend? E-mail Denise at Denise.Whitton@cbrgals.com.

What is your refund/RSVP policy? Please review our Refund Policy.


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February 29
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Queenies 26 Giles Street, Kingston ACT 2604
26 Giles Street
Kingston, ACT 2604 Australia
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(02) 6174 4096
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