Printable Version - OC Reads: Screening the film, Orphan Train

November 1, 2015 (2:00 PM - 5:00 PM)

OC Reads : Our Community Reads presents this year's book, orphan train, a novel by Christina Baker Kline

OC Reads is a program designed to bring people together through literature by encouraging them to read the same book and participate in discussions and other events centered on that book.

Books are available through the Ocean City Free Library, and at...

SunRose Words & Music
756 Asbury Avenue

The Bookateria Two
1052 Asbury Avenue

Program of Events

•Sunday, November 1st

Screening of the movie, Orphan Train:  Hear from guest speaker Reverend Dorothy Gerken as she speaks about "What My Father Never Told Me” and from guest speaker Tom McGrath as he presents an authentic replica of the orphan train. This will be followed by a screening of the film, Orphan Train.

•Monday, November 2nd

A Talk with Author Christina Baker Kline:  Christina Baker Kline, the author of Orphan Train, will speak about her book and be available for book signings.


Come see an 1850's era O Gauge model train similar to those in the book, Orphan Train! The train will be on display at the Ocean City Historical Museum for the month of October. This train has been generously loaned for display by owner Tom McGrath.

For more information, contact Julie at 609-399-2434 x5222
The Ocean City Free Public Library•1735 Simpson Avenue•Suite #4•Ocean City NJ 08226

All events are free to the public and will be held in the Chris Maloney Lecture Hall (N110) in the Library.

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