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Friday & Saturday 10:00-5:00 pm; Sun CLOSED
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Book Groups
Field's Pond Reading GroupField's Pond Reading Group

Join Joyce Rumery to discuss books and topics that deal with environmental issues. For more information, contact Joyce Rumery by phone: 581-1655, or email:

Learn more about the Field's Pond Reading Group

Lit Chicks Book GroupLit Chicks Book Group

We read literary and contemporary fiction and meet the first Tuesday of every month at 2:00 pm.  This is our more traditional book group, led by Maggie, one of our fabulous Reference librarians.  Maggie has already chosen her book group reads and will provide all books at her meetings.

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Not Your Ordinary Book GroupNot Your Ordinary Book Group

We read popular fiction, edgy and uncensored, and meet once a month on Thursday nights at 6:00 pm.  This is NOT your traditional literary fiction book group.  All books are chosen by our members, with an initial online vote to narrow down our choices.  The final books are decided in person at the meetings.

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Military History Book GroupMilitary History Book Group

We read military history, old or new, from the ancient world to the present.

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Teen ReadsTeen Reads

This is a book group avaliable for teens through our Teen Dept.  

Learn more about the Teen Reads Book Group

Teen ReadsThe Usual Suspects

The Usual Suspects is a book group dedicated to mystery readers. Join other myster-lovers as you read through different mystery-based novels.

Learn more about the The Usual Suspects Book Group

Teen ReadsAmicus Open Book Club

We read one book together over a series of sesions which may take several months. Some read. Some listen. No pressure!

Learn more about the The Amicus Open Book Club
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