Book Discussions

book discussions
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bookCurl up with the Classics: The Color Purple
Tuesday, February 7 at 10 am- Hybrid, Community Room and Zoom

Join us as we discuss the Classics. This month we read Walker’s fictional book about two African American sisters in rural Georgia as they “sustain their loyalty to and hope in each other across time, distance, and silence.” You must have read or listened to the book to attend. Ages 18 and older, please. Registration is required. *This program is sponsored in memory of Marie Schleicher.



Moving Forward Book Group: Almost Everything: Notes on Hope by Anne Lamott
Wednesday, February 1 at 1 pm via Zoom

Join us for Moving Forward, a book discussion series geared towards those who have suffered a loss or tragedy and could use an infusion of hope. In cooperation with Hospice of Central PA, we will be reading books focusing on the redemptive power of the human spirit.  “In this profound and funny book, Lamott calls for each of us to rediscover the nuggets of hope and wisdom that are buried within us that can make life sweeter than we ever imagined.” Find the book in our catalog. Ages 18 and older, please. Registration is required.


bookFredricksen Reads: Fast Girls by Elise Hooper
Monday, February 27 at 7 pm via Zoom and Q & A with the Author

Join us for this month's discussion of a novel about the 1936 integrated U.S. women’s Olympic team in Nazi Germany. Can these athletes defy the odds? Author Elise Hooper will join us via Zoom to answer your questions. Find the book in our catalog. You must have read or listened to the book to attend. Ages 18 and older, please. Registration is required.




bookAmerican Girl Book Club
Tuesday, from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm  

Each month we will read about an American Girl character, then meet to discuss each girl. During our meetings we will get to know each other and our favorite American Girls. Bring your American Girl or friend (Our Generation, etc.) doll with you to participate in activities. Recommended Ages, 8 - 12. REGISTER 30 days prior.


teenBook Keepers Teen Book Club
Thursday, February 9 - 6 pm via Zoom

Our book club meets once a month to chat about a great YA book. February’s selection is Five Survive by Holly Jackson. This program is for teens ages 15 - 18. REGISTER