Book Club

Afternoon Book Club (Meets every 4-6 weeks at 1:00pm)
Next Meeting is Tuesday, July 17 at 1:00pm in Board Room
We will be discussing "The Professor and the Madman" by Simon Winchester. The story of the writing of the famous Oxford English Dictionary & the relationship between its editor, James Murray, & Dr. William Chester Minor, a major contributor & former Civil War doctor who was a patient in England's most famous insane asylum during their entire collaboration. Copies of the book are available at the circulation desk.

Evening Book Club (Meets every other month at 7:00pm)
Next Meeting is Monday, August 20 at 7:00pm in Board Room
We will be discussing "The Leavers" by Lisa Ko. When undocumented Chinese immigrant Polly vanishes, after leaving home for her job at the nail salon, two white professors adopt her 11-year-old son and move him from the Bronx to small-town New York. Set in New York and China, The Leavers is the story of how one boy comes into his own when everything he's loved has been taken away--and how a mother learns to live with the mistakes of her past. Copies of the book are available at the circulation desk.