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.

    • October 31, 2018  “The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane” by Lisa See
    • November 28, 2018 “The Hare With Amber Eyes” by Edmund DeWaal
    • December 19, 2018 “Miss Julia Speaks Her Mind” by Ann B. Ross
    • January 30, 2019 “The Other Einstein” by Marie Benedict.
    • February 27 “Chromosome 6” by Robin Cook
    • March 27, 2019 “Y is for Yesterday” by Sue Grafton
    • April 24, 2019 “Spies in the Family” by Eva Dillon
    • May 29, 2019 “Hillbilly Elegy” by J.D. Vance
    • June 26, 2019 “A Gentleman in Moscow” by Amor Towles
  • July 31, 2019 “Killers of the Flower Moon” by David Grann


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.

  • October 2, 2018                           The Red Coat: A novel of Boston by Dolley Carlston
  • Monday, November 12, 2018   Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot. Note: this is not the regular, first Tuesday meeting time, due to conflict with Book Sale setup)
  • December 4, 2018                      Invisible Thread: the true Story of an 11-year old panhandler and an unlikely meeting with destiny by Laura Schroff
  • January 8, 2019                         Saturday Evening Girls Club by Jane Healey. (Note: 2nd Tuesday of month)
  • February 7, 2019                       Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towels (Note: Meeting takes place on Thursday evening)
  • March 5, 2019                           Beartown: a Novel by Fredrik Backman (Note: group will meet at 7:30pm on this date)
  • April 2, 2019                            The President is Missing: by Bill Clinton and James Patterson
  • May 14, 2019                              Circling the Sun by Paula McLain (Note: 2nd Tuesday of month)
  • June 4, 2019                              Annual potluck dinner and showing of the feature film Crazy Rich Asians.
  • July 2, 2019                                A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle
  • August 6, 2019                           Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

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