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Book Clubs for the Grown-Ups
Booked for Lunch | Friday 10/8 @ 12:00 This group meets on Zoom the 2nd Friday of the month. We read both fiction and nonfiction titles. Titles are available for checkout at the library. In September we’re reading Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened by Allie Brosh. All are welcome! Meetings are virtual on Zoom. Register here to receive the link.
Nonfiction Book Club | Monday 10/18 @ 2:00 For lovers of nonfiction! History, memoir, science, philosophy! Real stories and real people in all genres! This month, we’re reading Call Me American: A Memoir by Abdi Nor Iftin. Meetings are virtual on Zoom. Register here to receive the link.
Evening Book Group | Monday 10/25 @ 7:00 The Evening Book Group meets on Zoom the 4th Monday of the month. This month we’re reading An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green. Register here to receive the Zoom link.
NEW BOOK CLUBS!
Beyond Black History Month | Wednesday 11/3 @ 7:00 We’ll meet every other month via Zoom and will read books on black history, black joy, black stories and black authors. In November, we’ll be discussing Ralph Ellison’s seminal novel: Invisible Man. Register here and stop in to the library to pick up your copy.
Grown-Ups Reading Children’s Books | Thursday 10/21 @ 7:00 We meet monthly on the 3rd Thursday of each month – IN PERSON in our bright and cheery McLaughlin Room. It may seem strange, but several of our book clubs have popped in some picture books occassionally and they are always some of our best and most enriching conversations! Join us for a super fun and engaging chat! Stop by the library to pick up your books (usually a selection of 4 titles, depending on the length). Register here. This month, we’re reading:
- Du Iz Tak by Carson Ellis
- Ideas are all Around by Philip Stead
- A Poem for Peter: The Story of Ezra Jack Keats and the Creation of ‘The Snowy Day’ by Lou Fancher and Steve Johnson
- When Green Becomes Tomatoes: Poems for All Seasons by Julie Fogliano
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