Special Programs and Events

The Book Club has room for more members!

If you enjoy book discussions with others who love reading, come and join us on the second Monday of the month (unless otherwise specified) at the Holland Landing branch from 7 – 9 pm. The discussion is facilitated by Barry Dempster. Call the Library to register, or drop in. Upcoming titles and discussion dates are announced here.

Upcoming Meeting – Lincoln and the Bardo – September 11

By George Saunders
The captivating first novel by the best-selling National Book Award nominee George Saunders, about Abraham Lincoln and the death of his eleven year old son, Willie, at the dawn of the Civil War. Set over the course of that one night and populated by ghosts of the recently passed and the long dead, Lincoln and the Bardo is a thrilling exploration of death, grief, and the powers of good and evil.

2017 Meeting Dates and Times

Monday, January 9Nutshell - Ian McEwan
Monday, February 6Do Not Say We Have Nothing - Madeleine Thien
Monday, March 13Commonwealth - Ann Patchett
Monday, April 10A Permanent Member of the Family - Russell Banks
Monday, May 8Sympathizer - Viet Thanh Nguyen
Monday, June 12Doubter's Almanac - Ethan Canin
Monday, July 10Mister Monkey - Francine Prose
Monday, August 14Books for Living - Will Schwalbe
Monday, September 11Lincoln and the Bardo - George Saunders
Monday, October 17Behold the Dreamers - Imbolo Mbue
Monday, November 13The Naturalist - Alissa York
Monday, December 11TBA

 

Special Programs and Events