Book Discussion Groups

The morning group meets the first Tuesday of the month at 10:00am in the Conference Room. The new evening group meets the second Wednesday of the month at 6:30pm in the Conference Room. Copies of the selected books can be requested through the Minerva catalog.

 

 

When:Morning Group: First Tuesday @ 10:00am; Evening Group: Second Wednesday @ 6:30pm
Where: Library's Conference Room

Upcoming Events

Evening Book Discussion - The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen

Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen book cover

Technically speaking, Hendrik Groen is....elderly. But at age 83 1/4, this feisty, indomitable curmudgeon has no plans to go out quietly. He begins writing an expose secretly recording the antics of day-to-day life in his retirement home, where he refuses to take himself, or his fellow "inmates," too seriously.

Series: 

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 6:30pm

Morning Book Discussion - The Hello Girls

Hello Girls book cover

This is the story of how America's first women soldiers helped win World War I, earned the vote, and fought the U.S. Army. In 1918, the U.S. Army Signal Corps sent 223 women to France. The army discharged the last Hello Girls in 1920, the same year Congress ratified the Nineteenth Amendment granting the ballot. When the operators sailed home, the army unexpectedly dismissed them without veterans' benefits.

Series: 

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 10:00am