Classics Book Club
Oct
26
10:30 AM10:30

Classics Book Club

Join us for our Classics Book Club, where we will read a variety of classic works, from ancient to modern. We meet four times a year in various locations around the City. Our Autumn discussion is Little Women by Louisa May Alcott. Meet us at Poppy & Rye Bakery Cafe, 137 Norwich Avenue, in Taftville.. To register, call Julie at 860-889-2365, ext. 128.

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Changing Minds Book Club
Nov
13
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)
Nov
18
6:00 PM18:00

Kids Imagine! Book Club (grades 3-5)

 

Come discuss Lucy & Andy Neanderthal by Jeffrey Brown. Join in activities related to the book. Play with Cubelets TWELVE kits! Pizza will be provided. Please register online or call 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 for this program is provided by Big Y Supermarkets - thank you!

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