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Talking Books

Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Kingsford Heights Branch
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Book Discussion
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Adult
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Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson Summa

Library Branch: Kingsford Heights Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson Summary: Hired by companies to break into buildings and hack security sy...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Readers Corner

Tuesday, April 30, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
CS-Meeting Room at Coolspring Branch
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
Event Details:

Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: The It Girl by Ruth Ware Summary: "April

Library Branch: Coolspring Branch
Room: CS-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: The It Girl by Ruth Ware Summary: "April Coutts-Cliveden was the first person Hannah Jones met at Oxford. Vi...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual Author Talk with Douglas Brunt

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Online
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
Event Details:

Join us for an afternoon with New York Times bestselling author, Douglas Brunt, about his non-fiction work The Mysterious Case of Rudolph Diesel: Genius, Power, and Decep

Virtual Event
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Join us for an afternoon with New York Times bestselling author, Douglas Brunt, about his non-fiction work The Mysterious Case of Rudolph Diesel: Genius, Power, and Deception on the Eve of World War I. Register Here. Zoom link sent upon ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Bookies

Monday, May 6, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
RP-Meeting Room at Rolling Prairie Branch
Program Description:
Book Discussion
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Adult
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Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion: Founding Mothers: The Women who Raised our Nation&

Library Branch: Rolling Prairie Branch
Room: RP-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion: Founding Mothers: The Women who Raised our Nation by Cokie Roberts Summary: "Cokie Roberts's number one New Y...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Cover to Cover

Monday, May 6, 2024 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
UM-Meeting Room at Union Mills Branch
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
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Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion: Lost Roses: A Novel (Woolsey-Ferriday) by Mar

Library Branch: Union Mills Branch
Room: UM-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion: Lost Roses: A Novel (Woolsey-Ferriday) by Martha Hall Kelly Summary: "It is 1914 and the world has been on th...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual Author Talk with Nina Simon

Wednesday, May 8, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
Event Details:

Join us for an evening with author Nina Simon, as she chats about her lighthearted whodunnit about a grandmother-mother-daughter trio of amateur sleuths, Mother-Daughter Murde

Virtual Event
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Join us for an evening with author Nina Simon, as she chats about her lighthearted whodunnit about a grandmother-mother-daughter trio of amateur sleuths, Mother-Daughter Murder Night.  Register Here. Zoom link sent upon completion of reg...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Hooked on Books

Thursday, May 9, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
FL-Meeting Room at Fish Lake Branch
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Book Discussion
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Adult
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Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: Full Life: Reflections at Ninety by Jimmy Carte

Library Branch: Fish Lake Branch
Room: FL-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: Full Life: Reflections at Ninety by Jimmy Carter Summary: "Jimmy Carter, thirty-ninth President, Nobel Peace Pr...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Page Turners

Tuesday, May 14, 2024 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
MN-Meeting Room B at Main Library
Program Description:
Book Discussion
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Adult
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Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: The Rabbit Hutch by Tess Gunty Summary: "

Library Branch: Main Library
Room: MN-Meeting Room B
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: The Rabbit Hutch by Tess Gunty Summary: "Blandine isn't like the other residents of her building. An online ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual Author Talk with Rebecca F. Kuang

Tuesday, May 21, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
Event Details:

Join us for an evening with Rebecca F. Kuang (R.F. Kuang) as she chats with us about her New York Times bestselling novel, Yellowface. Register Here. Zoom link se

Virtual Event
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Join us for an evening with Rebecca F. Kuang (R.F. Kuang) as she chats with us about her New York Times bestselling novel, Yellowface. Register Here. Zoom link sent upon completion of registration.   Yellowface grapp...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Talking Books

Thursday, May 23, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Kingsford Heights Branch
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
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Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: Sam’s Letters to Jennifer by James Patterson&nb

Library Branch: Kingsford Heights Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: Sam’s Letters to Jennifer by James Patterson  Summary: Discover two extraordinary romantic stories about t...

Memorial Day

All Day
Book Bike, Coolspring Branch, Fish Lake Branch, Hanna Branch, Kingsford Heights Branch, LPCPL Exchange, Main Library, Mobile Library, Rolling Prairie Branch, Union Mills Branch, Library in the Community, Online
Closing
Branches:
Book Bike, Coolspring Branch, Fish Lake Branch, Hanna Branch, Kingsford Heights Branch, LPCPL Exchange, Main Library, Mobile Library, Rolling Prairie Branch, Union Mills Branch, Library in the Community, Online
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Readers Corner

Tuesday, May 28, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
CS-Meeting Room at Coolspring Branch
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
Event Details:

Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: The Dutch House by Ann Patchett Summary: "At t

Library Branch: Coolspring Branch
Room: CS-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: The Dutch House by Ann Patchett Summary: "At the end of the Second World War, Cyril Conroy combines luck and a singl...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Bookies

Monday, June 3, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
RP-Meeting Room at Rolling Prairie Branch
Program Description:
Book Discussion
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Adult
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Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion: Hello Beautiful by Ann Napoltano Summary: "Willia

Library Branch: Rolling Prairie Branch
Room: RP-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion: Hello Beautiful by Ann Napoltano Summary: "William Waters grew up in a house silenced by tragedy, where his parents cou...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Cover to Cover

Monday, June 3, 2024 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
UM-Meeting Room at Union Mills Branch
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
Event Details:

Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: Hidden Pictures by Jason Rekulak Summar

Library Branch: Union Mills Branch
Room: UM-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: Hidden Pictures by Jason Rekulak Summary: "From Jason Rekulak, Edgar-nominated author of The Impossible Fo...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual Author Talk with Matt Shindell

Monday, June 3, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Online
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
Event Details:

Join us for an afternoon with author, Matt Shindell, National Air and Space Museum curator, about his work For the Love of Mars. Register Here. Zoom link sent upon com

Virtual Event
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Join us for an afternoon with author, Matt Shindell, National Air and Space Museum curator, about his work For the Love of Mars. Register Here. Zoom link sent upon completion of registration.   Mars and its secrets have fascin...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Page Turners

Tuesday, June 11, 2024 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
MN-Meeting Room B at Main Library
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
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Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: Arsenic and Adobo by Mia P. Manansala Summar

Library Branch: Main Library
Room: MN-Meeting Room B
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: Arsenic and Adobo by Mia P. Manansala Summary: "A RUSA Award-winning novel! The first book in a new culinary...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Hooked on Books

Thursday, June 13, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
FL-Meeting Room at Fish Lake Branch
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
Event Details:

Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: In God We Trust: All Others Pay Cash by Jean Sh

Library Branch: Fish Lake Branch
Room: FL-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: In God We Trust: All Others Pay Cash by Jean Shepherd Summary: "A collection of humorous and nostalgic American...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual Author Talk with Freida McFadden

Thursday, June 13, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
Event Details:

Join us for an evening with Freida McFadden, New York Times bestselling author of The Housemaid series, featuring her latest book, The Housemaid Is Watching. Register Here. Zoom

Virtual Event
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Join us for an evening with Freida McFadden, New York Times bestselling author of The Housemaid series, featuring her latest book, The Housemaid Is Watching. Register Here. Zoom link sent upon completion of registration.   Get your popc...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual Author Talk with Tiffany Jewell

Thursday, June 20, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Online
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
Event Details:

Join us for an afternoon with Tiffany Jewell, New York Times bestselling author of her new book Everything I Learned About Racism I Learned in School.  Register Here.

Virtual Event
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Join us for an afternoon with Tiffany Jewell, New York Times bestselling author of her new book Everything I Learned About Racism I Learned in School.  Register Here. Zoom link sent upon completion of registration.   From pres...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Readers Corner

Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
CS-Meeting Room at Coolspring Branch
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
Event Details:

Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: The House at the End of the World by Dean Koont

Library Branch: Coolspring Branch
Room: CS-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: The House at the End of the World by Dean Koontz Summary: "In retreat from a devastating loss and crushing inju...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Talking Books

Thursday, June 27, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Kingsford Heights Branch
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
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Event Details:

Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: The Summons by John Grisham  Summary:

Library Branch: Kingsford Heights Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: The Summons by John Grisham  Summary: University of Virginia law professor Ray Atlee reluctantly returns t...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Bookies

Monday, July 1, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
RP-Meeting Room at Rolling Prairie Branch
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
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Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: The Good Dream by Donna VanLiere Summary:

Library Branch: Rolling Prairie Branch
Room: RP-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: The Good Dream by Donna VanLiere Summary: "A New York Times bestselling author -- 1950 Tennessee, a time and pl...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Cover to Cover

Monday, July 1, 2024 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
UM-Meeting Room at Union Mills Branch
Program Description:
Book Discussion
Age Group:
Adult
Event Details:

Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: The Lost Ticket by Freya Sampson Summary:

Library Branch: Union Mills Branch
Room: UM-Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Description: Book Discussion
Event Details:
Please join us for a lively discussion of this month's selection. Newcomers are always welcome! Our title for discussion is: The Lost Ticket by Freya Sampson Summary: "Strangers on a London bus unite to help an elderly man find his miss...

Independence Day

All Day
Book Bike, Coolspring Branch, Fish Lake Branch, Hanna Branch, Kingsford Heights Branch, LPCPL Exchange, Main Library, Mobile Library, Rolling Prairie Branch, Union Mills Branch, Library in the Community, Online
Closing
Branches:
Book Bike, Coolspring Branch, Fish Lake Branch, Hanna Branch, Kingsford Heights Branch, LPCPL Exchange, Main Library, Mobile Library, Rolling Prairie Branch, Union Mills Branch, Library in the Community, Online