Book Discussion Groups
We offer three separate book discussion groups each month. New members are always welcome. Come once or as many times as you wish. Discussion titles are available at the checkout desk. They may also be available on CD, or as an audio or e-book download via OverDrive. Search our catalog, or ask our Reference staff for assistance (978-921-6062 or email@example.com).
- Main Library – Daytime: held on the 1st Thursday of the month from 1-2:30 PM
March 6: Cross Roads by William P. Young
April 3: Lucrezia Borgia by Sarah Bradford *Meeting location: Fogg Room*
- Main Library – Evening: held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 7:30-9 PM
March 18: Money by Martin Amis
April 15: Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo
- Farms Branch: held on the 3rd Thursday of the month from 7 – 8:30 PM
March 20: Old School by Tobias Wolff
April 17: The Astor Orphan by Alexandra Aldrich
“Monday Mornings” is a free lecture series for seniors that runs annually in the spring and fall months at the main library. Programs run from 9:30-10:30 AM in the Sohier Room. Light refreshments are served starting at 9 AM. All adults welcome – no registration needed. To be added to the email list for “Monday Mornings” news, or for more information, please email Robin Flynn, Program Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Winter/Spring 2014 schedule runs through May 19. See the full schedule here. Upcoming programs:
Climate Change and New England: A Scientific Perspective
Dr. Stephen Young, Salem State University
Threads of Fate: One Family’s Life Journey in Russia and America
Remembering the Northern Ireland “Troubles”
Dr. Margo Shea, Salem State University
Upstairs, Downstairs in the Beverly Farms
Nancy Coffey, Beverly Farms History Project
Birds of the North Shore: Up Close and Personal!