Book Groups

04/16/2014 - 5:24pm
The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton

Meets the second Monday of the month at 7:30 p.m. in the 3rd floor conference room

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04/01/2014 - 3:11pm
The Optimist’s Daughter by Eudora Welty

Rediscover the timeless, treasured delights of the classics. Read, savor, and engage in lively discourse with our newest Book Group. Meets the 3rd Monday of every month, 7-8 p.m. For more information, please call the Adult Research Desk at 372-1144 ext. 232.

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04/04/2014 - 3:17pm
Infidel by Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Meets the first Thursday of the month at 7:30 pm.

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May 1Infidel by Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Ultimately a celebration of triumph over adversity, Hirsi Ali's story tells how a bright little girl evolved out of dutiful obedience to become an outspoken, pioneering freedom fighter. 

04/01/2014 - 3:22pm
Too Much Happiness by Alice Munro

Join other readers to talk about books. The group meets the fourth Tuesday of the month from 7-9 pm.

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04/01/2014 - 3:27pm
The Tiger’s Wife by Tea Obreht

Meets the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7pm

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04/16/2014 - 5:32pm
The Lifeboat: A Novel by Charlotte Rogan

Join a lively and fun discussion of the month's selected title. Refreshments served. Meets the third Tuesday of every month at 10:30 a.m.

04/01/2014 - 3:32pm
Winter Garden by Kristin Hannah

Meets from 11:00 - noon on the second Friday of each month. 

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April 11: Winter Garden by Kristin Hannah
The dying wish of a loving father ignites a family drama that brings two sisters and their acid-tongued, Russian-born mother together in a story that reaches back to WWII Leningrad. 

01/07/2013 - 12:56pm

The Reading Guild meets the third Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. The group's members pick a theme like Shakespeare or travel every other month; the other months are open discussions of your favorite book or current reading. Everyone brings a dish to share! Call the Cooper Branch (804-224-0921) or check our program listing for this month's topic.