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The Library offers several book clubs catering to a wide range of reading interests. Please join us. Check our online calendar for specific dates. The titles listed below are available from the Information Desk.

Discussion Group Schedule

Mystery Book Club
Wednesdays at 3:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Mystery Book Club meets the 1st Wednesday of the month at 3:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Refreshments are served. Discussions are moderated by Dr. Carole Shmurak.

Fall 2015 - City of Angels
The state of California looms large in the history of mysteries. Dashiell Hammett’s The Maltese Falcon, set in San Francisco, and Raymond Chandler’s The Big Sleep, set in Los Angeles, essentially began the “hard-boiled” tradition of American mysteries. This fall, we’ll concentrate on mysteries set in L.A., but who knows? We may return to the Golden State again…

  • September 2
    The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler
  • October 7
    Devil in a Blue Dress by Walter Mosley
  • November 4 (snow date Thursday, November 5)
    L.A. Requiem by Robert Crais
  • December 9 (snow date Thursday, December 10)
    Dating Dead Men by Harley Jane Kozak

Thursday Night Book Club
Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

  • August
    No meeting
  • September 17
    City of Light by Lauren Belfer
  • Octobr 22
    The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

Adults Read YA
Rotating Tuesdays & Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

  • Thursday, August 27
    The Dead I Know by Scot Gardner


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