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Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Friday Morning Book Group

October 5, 2018
9:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury A totalitarian regime has ordered all books to be destroyed but one of the book burners suddenly realizes their merit.  Books available September 7. ...

Crime Readers Book Discussion

October 10, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke A Texas Ranger investigates the deaths of a black man from Chicago and a local white woman in a small Texas town. Available September 12. ...

Nonfiction Book Discussion

October 11, 2018
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Description:
We'll discuss Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond. Copies for check-out are available at the second-floor Reference desk beginning September 13. Sign up, x 167.  About the book: A Harvard sociologist examines h...

Monday Evening Book Discussion

October 15, 2018
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
Last Days of Café Leila by Donia Bijan After years of living in San Francisco, Noor returns to Tehran with her teenage daughter to visit her beloved father and Café Leila, the restaurant her family has been running for three generations. Available...

Teen Book Club

October 16, 2018
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Wake by Lisa McMann Ever since she was eight-years-old, high school student Janie Hannagan has been uncontrollably drawn into other people's dreams, but it is not until she befriends an elderly nursing home patient and becomes involved with an eni...

Great Books Discussion

October 16, 2018
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Description:
We are starting a new anthology! Copies of Imperfect Ideal: Utopian and Dystopian Visions are available for $25 at the second-floor Reference desk. Some copies are available for check-out with your library card. Join the group anytime; we welcom...

Friday Morning Book Group

November 2, 2018
9:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
This is How it Always Is by Laurie Frankel A family reshapes their ideas about family when youngest son Claude reveals his preferences for girls’ clothing and accessories and refuses to stay silent. Books available October 5. ...

Nonfiction Book Discussion

November 8, 2018
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Description:
Outliers : the story of success / Malcolm Gladwell Malcolm Gladwell takes a look at what makes high-achievers different. The answers lie in their environment. ...

Crime Readers Book Discussion

November 14, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
He Said/She Said by Erin Kelly Traveling to a festival in Cornwall to see a total eclipse, an eclipse chaser and his girlfriend intervene in a crime that they cannot prove until a dangerous enemy's activities during a subsequent eclipse forces the...

Monday Evening Book Discussion

November 19, 2018
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Description:
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury A totalitarian regime has ordered all books to be destroyed but one of the book burners suddenly realizes their merit. Available October 15. ...

Teen Book Club

November 20, 2018
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Thirteen Reasons Why By Jay Asher When high school student Clay Jensen receives a box in the mail containing thirteen cassette tapes recorded by his classmate Hannah Baker, who committed suicide, he spends a bewildering and heartbreaking nig...

Great Books Discussion

November 20, 2018
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Description:
We are starting a new anthology! Copies of Imperfect Ideal: Utopian and Dystopian Visions are available for $25 at the second-floor Reference desk. Some copies are available for check-out with your library card. Join the group anytime; we welcom...

Friday Morning Book Group

December 7, 2018
9:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
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Crime Readers Book Discussion

December 12, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
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Friday Morning Book Group

January 4, 2019
9:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
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Great Books Discussion

January 15, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Description:
We are starting a new anthology! Copies of Imperfect Ideal: Utopian and Dystopian Visions are available for $25 at the second-floor Reference desk. Some copies are available for check-out with your library card. Join the group anytime; we welcom...

Friday Morning Book Group

February 1, 2019
9:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
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Great Books Discussion

February 19, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Discussions
Description:
We are starting a new anthology! Copies of Imperfect Ideal: Utopian and Dystopian Visions are available for $25 at the second-floor Reference desk. Some copies are available for check-out with your library card. Join the group anytime; we welcom...