Book Discussion Events

Monday, February 27
10:00am - 11:30am
The Monday Morning Book Group will discuss Commonwealth by Ann Patchett. This discussion was postponed from February 13.
Thursday, March 02
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Harry Truman called Joseph Stalin's bluff in Berlin in 1948; his decision and the civilian airmen who were called back to serve will be our topic as we discuss Daring Young Men: The Heroism and Triumph of the Berlin Airlift, June, 1948... Read More
Tuesday, March 07
10:00am - 11:30am
The Tuesday Morning Book Group will be discussing The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. 
Monday, March 13
10:00am - 11:30am
The Monday Morning Book Group will be discussing Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig. 
Monday, March 13
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Spend these cold winter nights in the month of March reading mysteries featuring sleuths who love to cook, bake, cater, or otherwise dish up delicious treats -- all while becoming embroiled in a mystery they must solve. Most of these culinary... Read More
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Monday, March 13
7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Monday Evening Book Group will be discussing I Know This Much is True by Wally Lamb. 
Thursday, March 23
6:00pm - 7:30pm
The Social & Economic Justice Book Group will be discussing The Good Girls Revolt: How the Women of Newsweek Sued Their Bossess and Changed the Workplace.
Tuesday, March 28
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Everyone is invited to a special book discussion for the book chosen as the 2017 Read Across Rhode Island book,  Just Mercy: a Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson. Stevenson is the co-founder of the Equal... Read More
Thursday, March 30
10:00am - 11:30am
Everyone is invited to a special book discussion for the book chosen as the 2017 Read Across Rhode Island book,  Just Mercy: a Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson. Stevenson is the co-founder of the Equal... Read More
Tuesday, April 04
10:00am - 11:30am
The Tuesday Morning Book Grop will discuss The Last Road to Wisdom by Ivan Doig.
Thursday, April 06
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Too many topics to describe; we will be talking about Byron Hollinshead's I Wish I'd Been There: Twenty Historians Bring to Life Dramatic Events That Changed America.
Monday, April 10
10:00am - 11:30am
The Monday Morning Book Group will discuss The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson.
Monday, April 10
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Like a book discussion group, only better - why? Because THERE WILL ALWAYS BE FOOD! Each month, there will be an assigned book or theme. Everyone is encouraged to choose a recipe to try and bring in a sample to share or a story to tell.
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Monday, April 10
7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Monday Evening Book Group will discuss No Ordinary Time: Franklin & Eleanor Roosevelt - The Home Front in World War II.