Genealogy Group

Monday, April 17, 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.

girlwaitswithgunSaturday, April 22, 7pm – Girl Waits with Gun by Amy Stewart

 

 

 

 

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!

girlsMarch 21, 2 pm

The Girls by Emma Cline

This coming of age story in set in the violent 1960′s in Northern California. A lonely teenage girl becomes enthralled by a group of older girls she meets one summer, and is  drawn into the circle of a soon-to-be infamous cult.

 

 

800grapesApril 18, 2 pm

Eight Hundred Grapes by Laura Dave

A heartbreaking and humorous novel about love, marriage and the secrets you share and the secrets you hide in the lush backdrop of Sonoma’s wine country.

 

 

 

lastpaintingMay 16, 2 pm

The Last Painting of Sara de Vos by Dominic Smith

This is a novel about art, forgery, love and unrevealed grief. A rare seventeenth century painting links three lives in three continents over three centuries.

 

Cookbook Club

Thursdays, 6 pm

 This program is so much fun we’ve decided to do it every month! In March we’ll explore the food of the Persian empire. April’s book features a remarkable fusion of Southern and South Indian dishes. Finally, in May, we’ll cook delectable recipes from Shanghai and the surrounding region. Pick out your recipe at the Reference Desk by March 2/April 13/May 11

mytwosouths

 

 

 

 

My Two Souths by Asha Gomez

April 20

Land of Fish and Rice by Fuchsia Dunlop

May 18

 

Film Discussion Group

Fridays, 7 pm

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

 

camerapersonMarch 31 Cameraperson (2016) This astonishing, innovative documentary shows a veteran camera operator working through her career.

 

 

 

 

 

April 14 – No film

 

kateplaysApril 28 Kate Plays Christine (2015) An actress prepares to portray a famous suicide victim in this fascinating documentary hybrid.

 

 

 

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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