Genealogy Group

Monday, February 20, 1 pm

Join us in this informal group as we share genealogy tips, tricks and stories. New and experienced genealogists are welcome.

Saturday Night Readers

Looking for something local to do on a Saturday evening? Whether you identify as Gen X, Gen Y, Millennial, or an as-yet unnamed group, we want you to join us for our after-hours book club! Light snacks will be served. Titles will be available at the Circulation Desk one month before the meeting.For more information contact Roberta or Samantha.

goldencompassSaturday, February 25, 7pm – The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman

 

 

 

 

Books Alive! Book Discussion

Our Library-sponsored group meets on the third Tuesday of every month at 2 pm. Books are available one month before meetings. All are welcome to attend!

wildelakeJanuary 17

Wilde Lake -A Novel by Laura Lippman

This coming-of-age tale is written by one of America’s most successful suspense writers. Set in Baltimore and Columbia, Maryland, it is a psychologically complex story of a long ago death that still haunts a family.

 

 

monogrammurdersFebruary 21

The Monogram Murders-A Hercule Poirot Mystery by Sophie Hannah

The beloved Belgian detective is back in this new mystery where he teams up with Catchpool, a Scotland Yard policeman, to investigate the deaths of three people staying at a fashionable London hotel.

 

Cookbook Club

bahnmiThe Banh Mi Handbook by Andrea Nguyen

Thursday, January 19, 6 pm

In January we’ll collaborate on fillings and condiments for one of the world’s greatest Pick out your recipe at the Reference Desk by January 12

 

When we explore a cookbook, it’s potluck meets book discussion! Sign up at the Reference Desk, pick a tasty recipe from our enticing selection (we’ll keep track to avoid duplicates), and prepare it for the program. We’ll sample lots of good food, talk about what worked and what didn’t, and select future cookbooks.

 

Film Discussion Group

Fridays, 7 pm

Watch independent, foreign, and classic movies on our giant screen, followed by brief discussion

nuts

January 20, 7 pm

Nuts! (2016) This hilarious animated documentary tells the tale of the man behind a very unusual impotence cure.

 

 

 

 

thefits

February 3, 7 pm

The Fits (2015) A young dancer works to overcome seizures in this lovely drama.

 

 

 

 

 

cityofgold

 

February 17, 7 pm

City of Gold (2016) The life and work of Pulitzer Prize-winning food writer Jonathan Gold are explored in this lively documentary.

 

 

 

Local Discussion Groups

If you host a book discussion group, the Library is always happy to provide copies of books, background information about authors, and book suggestions for future discussion.

 

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