Book Clubs

NORTH READING MORNING BOOK CLUB 2017-2018

The book club meets the last* Wednesday of every month at 10:00 AM in the Library Activity Room. Newcomers are always welcome. Marilyn Henderson is the group coordinator. Can’t meet in the daytime? Try the Evening Drop-In Book Group.  *Except for November and December.

  • September 27, 2017 Island of the Lost by Joan Druett
  • October 25  A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley
  • November 15 Caleb’s Crossing by Geraldine Brooks
  • December 13 A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
  • January 31, 2018 The Girl in the Spider’s Web by David Lagercrantz
  • February 28 Dandelion Wine by Ray Bradbury
  • March 28 The Red Coat by Dolley Carlson
  • April 25 Back Bay by William Martin
  • May 30 Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
  • June 27 Members’ choice
  • July 25 Endurance by Alfred Lansing

EVENING DROP-IN BOOK GROUP 2017-2018

The group meets the first Tuesday of every month at 7 PM (unless noted otherwise below) in the Activity Room. It is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

  • September 5, 2017 : Bettyville: A Memoir, by George Hodgman
  • October 3, 2017 : The Surgeon: by Tess Gerritsen
  • November 7, 2017 Lab Girl: by Hope Jahren
  • December 5, 2017 : The Chilbury Ladies Choir: by Jennifer Ryan
  • January 2, 2018: The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper: by Phaedra Patrick
  • February 6, 2018: Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis: by J.D.Vance
  • March 6, 2018: The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane: by Lisa See
  • April 3, 2018: My Brilliant Friend: A Novel: by Elena Ferrante
  • May 1, 2018: A Piece of the World by Christine Baker Kline
  • June 5, 2018: TBA: Movie and Pot Luck Supper

For further information, call Adrienne Callahan at 978-276-3135


COOKBOOK CLUB: EAT YOUR WORDS

Cookbook Club is for people who like to try new recipes and meet new people. This group usually meets on the last Tuesday night of the month from 5:45-7:15 pm in the library activity room. A different theme and/or cookbook is chosen each time. Participants prepare a recipe and serve it at a potluck style buffet.Registration is recommended.
Contact Teresa Penney (tpenney@northreadingma.gov) for more information.

 

LOCAL BOOK GROUPS

If your book group would like help selecting a book to read, please contact the Reference Department at 978-664-4942