Changing Minds Book Club
Sep
11
5:00 PM17:00

Changing Minds Book Club

Otis Library, invites you to the Changing Minds Book Club, a monthly discussion group focused on topics including mental health, substance abuse, the autism spectrum and family involvement in recovery.  Join us for great conversation and refreshments!  Copies of the books are available to borrow each month at Otis Library.  Free and open to the public.  For more information, call (860) 889-2365, ext. 128.

All discussions take place in the Otis Library Meeting Room @ 5:00 p.m.

September 11, 2019: Hey, Kiddo by Jarrett J. Krosoczka

October 9, 2019:  Virginia State Colony for Epileptics and Feebleminded: Poems by Molly McCully Brown

November 13, 2019:  There, There by Tommy Orange

December 11, 2019:  A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

January 8, 2020:  A Place For Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza

February 12, 2020:  Becoming by Michele Obama

March 11, 2020:  The Woman’s Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote by Elaine Weiss

April 8, 2020:  The Honey Bus: A Memoir of Loss, Courage, and a Girl Saved by Bees by Meredith May

May 13, 2020:  The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border by Francisco Cantu

June 10, 2020:  Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth by Sarah Smarsh

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Kids Imagine! Book Club (grades 3-5)
Sep
23
6:00 PM18:00

Kids Imagine! Book Club (grades 3-5)

 

Join us for a discussion of Olga: We’re Out of Here! by Elise Gravel. There will be pizza and related activities! Registration begins August 19. Please register online or call the Children’s Desk at 860-889-2365, ext. 114.  Pick up a copy of the book at the Front Desk.  Program will take place in the Story Room.

Pizza is provided by Big Y Supermarkets.

 

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Tween Book Club (grades 6-8)
Sep
30
6:00 PM18:00

Tween Book Club (grades 6-8)

Read One Trick Pony by Nathan Hale.

Come discuss One Trick Pony. Join in activities related to the book! Pizza will be served. Registration begins August 26. Please register online or call 860-889-2365, ext. 100. Pick up a copy of the book at the Front Desk. Program will take place in the Community Room.

Pizza is provided by Big Y Supermarkets.

 

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Classics Book Club
Aug
3
10:00 AM10:00

Classics Book Club

Something New! We will read a variety of classic works, from ancient to modern, and meet four times a year in various locations around the City. Our Summer discussion is on Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston. Meet us at Cafe Otis, 80 Broadway, Norwich. To register, call 860-889-2365, ext. 128.

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