Book Discussion Groups

The morning group meets the first Tuesday of the month at 10:00am. The evening group meets the second Wednesday of the month at 6:30pm. Copies of selected books can be requested through the Minerva catalog. 
 
Where: Temporarily meeting online via Zoom.
 
 
 

Upcoming Events

Morning Book Discussion - Shadow Divers

Recounts the discovery of a sunken German U-boat by two scuba divers, tracing how they devoted the following years to researching the identities of the submarine and crew, correcting historical texts and breaking new ground in the world of diving.

If you are not already registered for the books group, please contact Catherine Morrison at cmorrison [at] scarboroughlibrary.org (subject: Tuesday%20Morning%20Book%20Group) to receive the Zoom link.

Series: 

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 10:00am

Evening Book Discussion

Traces the story of mid-twentieth-century spy Virginia Hall, detailing her pivotal role in coordinating Resistance activities in Europe that helped change the course of World War II.

Traces the story of mid-twentieth-century spy Virginia Hall, detailing her pivotal role in coordinating Resistance activities in Europe that helped change the course of World War II.

Series: 

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 6:30pm

Morning Book Discussion - One Thousand White Women by Jim Fergus

Cover of One Thousand White Women

A portrait of the American West follows May Dodd as she leaves the East Coast asylum to which she had been committed by her high-society family, heads west and, with the help of a government program, ends up marrying a chief of the Cheyenne nation.

If you are not already registered for the books group, please contact Catherine Morrison at cmorrison [at] scarboroughlibrary.org to receive the Zoom link.

Series: 

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 10:00am

Morning Book Discussion - Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

Cover of Killers of the Flower Moon

Presents a true account of the early 20th-century murders of dozens of wealthy Osage and law-enforcement officials, citing the contributions and missteps of a fledgling FBI that eventually uncovered one of the most chilling conspiracies in American history.

If you are not already registered for the books group, please contact Catherine Morrison at cmorrison [at] scarboroughlibrary.org to receive the Zoom link.

Series: 

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 - 10:00am