SWEETNESS OF WATER

The Sweetness of Water book discussion February 8th

The 2nd Tuesday Book Group will discuss “The Sweetness of Water,” the critically acclaimed debut novel by Nathan Harris, on Tuesday, February 8th at 1pm. It tells the story of the unlikely bond that forms between two brothers recently freed by the Emancipation Proclamation and the Georgia farmer whose alliance with them will alter all […]

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2nd Tuesday Book Group to meet January 11

“The Lions of Fifth Avenue” by Fiona Davis is the January selection for the Library’s 2nd Tuesday Book Club. The meeting will take place in person on Tuesday, January 11 in the Bradley Room at 1 pm. In this best-selling historical novel,  a series of book thefts roils the New York Public Library, leaving two […]

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Holiday Book Chat for Teens December 29th

Looking for a fun, free activity during Christmas break? Join us for a discussion of “Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares” on Wednesday, December 29th at 2pm. “You’re in your favorite bookstore, scanning the shelves. You get to the section where a favorite author’s books reside, and there, nestled in comfortably between the incredibly familiar […]

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Holiday Book Sale in progress

If you have serious readers on your Christmas list, stop in and check out the wide variety of books for sale now through December 22 in the Friends’ Holiday Book Sale. At only $2.00 for a hardcover, you can really stretch your gift-buying budget. Included in the sale are dozens of nearly-new large print novels. 

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“Say Nothing” is December 14 discussion pick

The 2nd Tuesday Book Discussion group has selected “Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland by Patrick Radden Keefe for their next meeting on December 14 at 1 pm. This gripping work of nonfiction focuses on The Troubles in Northern Ireland, beginning with the 1972 abduction and murder of Jean […]

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November 18 program to feature “Cemetery Stories”

The Lakes Region Genealogy Interest Group will host its last monthly program of 2021 on Thursday evening, November 18 at 6:30 pm. Virginia Hansen will present her program “Cemetery Stories.” Participants will find out how gravestones can aid in genealogy research. This will be a hybrid meeting. You may attend in person in the Library’s […]

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LRGIG celebrates 10th Anniversary October 28

The LRGIG will present a program “A Decade Celebration with the Lakes Region Genealogy Interest Group” on Thursday, October 28 at 6:30 pm in the Bradley Meeting Room at the Library. Members and the public are invited to come and share in a decade celebration and get a peek at what is coming up. Group […]

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“Preserving Your Memories” Zoom program September 23rd

The Lakes Region Genealogy Interest Group’s monthly meeting will be held via Zoom on Thursday, September 23 at 7pm. Koni Smith will present her program “Preserving Your Memories.” She’ll teach participants how to scan and organize individual photos, scrapbooks, old documents and more. She’ll demonstrate how to transfer videos; digitize slides and negatives, how to […]

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