The Eclectic Book Club
This is a book club for people who love to read everything and anything! Each month we will read a unique or quirky book.
Wednesday, July 18: "The Summer Book" by Tove Jansson; Wednesday, Aug. 22: "The Elegance of the Hedgehog" by Muriel Barbery; 7:30 to 9 p.m.; trustee conference room
Nonfiction Book Group
Check out a copy of this month's selection, "The Gardner Heist: The True Story of the World's Largest Unsolved Art Theft" by Ulrich Boser, and weigh in with your opinions at our lively discussion. This group is open to anyone. Please join us.
Thursday, Aug. 2; 7 to 8:30 p.m.; trustee conference room
Beauty and the Book teen book group
In this new book club we will get together to talk about the book and also do some fun beauty stuff like manicures, henna tattoos, and funky hair styles. This month we are reading "Uglies" by Scott Westerfeld. Pick up a copy at the library today. Led by Miss Laureen.
Thursday, July 26, 4 to 5 p.m.; contact Molly Benevides, 978-597-1714, firstname.lastname@example.org; storytime room
Author visit with Julie Berry
Author Julie Berry will lead an interactive, hands-on writing workshop and have a book signing, too. We will also have a discussion of her book, "The Amaranth Enchantment." Pick up a copy in the library before the program.
Tuesday, Aug 7; 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.; contact Molly Benevides, 978-597-1714,
Books vs. Film book club
All ages. Come to the library and check out a copy of "The Invention of Hugo Cabret" by Brian Selznick to read at home. Then on Thursday, Aug. 16, come to the library to watch the movie, have some snacks and discuss both. Books will be available after July 10.
Thursday, Aug. 16; 6 to 8:30 p.m.; contact Karen Savage, 978-597-1714, email@example.com; meeting hall A
Beginner's Book Club
Check out a copy of the selected book and read it at home. Then come to the library to talk about the book and do some fun activities.
July 6: "Bats at the Library" by Brian Lies; July 27: "Fancy Nancy and the Too-Loose Tooth" by Jane O'Connor; Aug. 17: "I Broke My Trunk" by Mo Willems; 2 to 2:45 p.m.; contact Molly Benevides, 978-597-1714, firstname.lastname@example.org; storytime room