Book Clubs


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


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
  • July 10, 2018: Lila: A Novel by Marilynne Robertson ***Please note that this meet-up will be held on the 2nd Tuesday of July***
  • August 7, 2018: The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict


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


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 ( for more information.



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