Booked for Lunch

Book Cover, On Feb. 5, the noontime book club meets to discus“Before We Were Yours” by Lisa Wingate.

The novel -- inspired by firsthand accounts of the notoriously corrupt Tennessee Children's Home Society -- follows the efforts of a Baltimore assistant D.A. to uncover her parents' fateful secrets in the wake of a political attack and a chance encounter with a stranger. Request the book through the catalog or by calling the library at 413-596-6141.

Booked for Lunch is facilitated by Library Director Karen Demers and meets the first Tuesday of every month at noon. No sign-up is necessary and newcomers are always welcome.


Evening Book Discussion

On Feb. 20 at 7 p.m., the group will meet to discuss "Cutting for Stone" by Abraham Verghese.

Twin brothers born from a secret love affair between an Indian nun and a British surgeon in Addis Ababa, Marion and Shiva Stone come of age in Ethiopia, where their love for the same woman drives them apart.

Request the book through the catalog or by calling the library at 413-596-6141.

The Evening Book Discussion meets on the third Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m. and is facilitated by Adult Services Librarian Mary Bell. No sign up is necessary and newcomers are always welcome!


Classics Book Club

The selection for Feb. 27 at 6:30 p.m. is "Little Women" by Louisa May AlcottCopies are available to pick up at the Front Desk or you can request through the catalog or call the library at 413-596-6141.

The club's discussions are facilitated by Jessica Magill. Please contact Jessica at 603-969-3207 or with any questions.



Cookbook Club

The next meeting will be March 26 at 6 p.m. The book will be "The New Cast Iron Skillet Cookbook: 150 Fresh Ideas for America's Favorite Pan" by Ellen Brown. Copies will be available at the front desk. Reserve the book here

Pick a recipe and let us know what you are bringing by Tuesday, March 19, so we do not duplicate recipes.  Signup is required.

The Cookbook Club meets every other month on the last Tuesday of the month.  Newcomers are always welcome.