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Book Clubs

The library currently has three book clubs: a classics group, meeting on the first Tuesday of the month at 6:00 PM; a mystery group, meeting on the third Tuesday at 7:00 PM; and a literary fiction group meeting at noon on the third Wednesday of the month. All book groups are free and open to [...]

By | October 10th, 2019|Book Groups|0 Comments

Flight Behavior

Brown Bag and a Book Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:00 – 1:00 pm Strassweg Auditorium   Our book for April is Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver. Flight Behavior is a brilliant and suspenseful novel set in present day Appalachia; a breathtaking parable of catastrophe and denial that explores how the complexities we inevitably encounter in life [...]

By | March 21st, 2014|Book Groups, Brown Bag and a Book|0 Comments

The Warlock in Spite of Himself

Beyond Imagination Book Group Thursday, April 10, 2014 7:00 – 8:00 pm Applegate Room   Our book for April is The Warlock in Spite of Himself by Christopher Stasheff. Rod Gallowglass is a man of science who does not believe in magic.  Gramarye is a world of witches and warlocks.  Of strange abilities and phenomena. [...]

By | March 20th, 2014|Beyond Imagination, Book Groups|0 Comments

Where'd You Go, Bernadette

Brown Bag and a Book Wednesday, March 19, 2014 12:00 – 1:00 pm Strassweg Auditorium   Our book for March is Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple. Bernadette Fox is notorious. To her Microsoft-guru husband, she's a fearlessly opinionated partner; to fellow private-school mothers in Seattle, she's a disgrace; to design mavens, she's a [...]

By | February 21st, 2014|Book Groups, Brown Bag and a Book|0 Comments

Remarkable Creatures

Brown Bag and a Book Wednesday, December 18, 2013 12:00 - 1:00 pm Strassweg Auditorium   Our book for December is Remarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier. On the windswept, fossil-strewn beaches of the English coast, poor and uneducated Mary Anning learns that she has a unique gift: “the eye” to spot fossils no one else [...]

By | November 19th, 2013|Book Groups, Brown Bag and a Book|0 Comments

Krampus: The Yule Lord

Beyond Imagination Book Group Thursday, December 12, 2013 7:00 - 8:00 pm Applegate Room   Our book for December is Krampus: The Yule Lord by Brom. One Christmas Eve in a small hollow in Boone County, West Virginia, struggling songwriter Jesse Walker witnesses a strange spectacle: seven devilish figures chasing a man in a red [...]

By | November 18th, 2013|Beyond Imagination, Book Groups|0 Comments

Becoming George Sand

Brown Bag and a Book Wednesday, November 20, 2013 12:00 - 1:00 pm Strassweg Auditorium   Our book for November is Becoming George Sand by Rosaline Brackenbury. Maria Jameson is having an affair—a passionate, lifechanging affair. She asks: Is it possible to love two men at once? Must this new romance mean an end to [...]

By | November 1st, 2013|Book Groups, Brown Bag and a Book|0 Comments

Beyond Imagination: Dust

Beyond Imagination Book Group Thursday, November 14, 2013 7:00 - 8:00 pm Applegate Room   Our book for November is Dust by Joan Frances Turner. Nine years ago, Jessie was in a car crash and died. After she was buried, she awoke and tore through the earth to arise, reborn, as a zombie. And there [...]

By | October 29th, 2013|Beyond Imagination, Book Groups|0 Comments

Children's Book Discussion: A Good Night for Ghosts – October 16th @ 2 pm, call (812) 949-3528 to register

Wednesday, October 16th, 2 - 3 pm Registration required. Let's follow Jack and Annie as they travel to the haunted city of New Orleans. In this spooky tale, Jack and Annie meet the Jazz giant Louis Armstrong, however, they encounter some other strange things along the way! Following our discussion, we will chat about other [...]

By | October 8th, 2013|Book Groups, Children's Programs|0 Comments