Join one of our many book discussions listed below. Copies of the books are available at the Reader Services desk on the 3rd floor.
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Nancy Buehler leads a discussion of "Transatlantic" by Colum McCann.
A letter sent on the first transatlantic flight connects the stories of Frederick Douglass's visit to Ireland, the 1998 Good Friday Accord, and a young man killed in the Troubles.
Copies of the book are available at the Reader Services desk on the third floor.
The meeting will be held in the Interactive Classroom (Computer Room) on the second floor of the library.
Can't stop talking about the book you just read? Yeah, us too. Join us at the Landmark Inn on Shermer to share what you've been reading and hear about other great books over drinks.
Explore a variety of nonfiction selections biography, history, social issues and others - in this quarterly evening discussion series.
Mary Munday leads a discussion of "The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon" by Brad Stone.
Copies of the book are available at the Reader Services desk on the 3rd floor.
Isabel Soffer leads a discussion of "The Flamethrowers" by Rachel Kushner.
In the 1970s, a woman comes to New York to pursue her dreams in the SoHo art scene, where she gets involved with an Italian sculptor estranged from his wealthy family and comes in contact with a radical movement in Italy.
Join us for poetry discussions with literary critic Isabel Soffer. No advance reading is required.
The Illinois State Poetry Society has a chapter that meets at the library. New members are welcome. Bring 10-12 copies of two of your poems.
Benjamin Goluboff leads a discussion of "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings," a memoir by the late great Maya Angelou about growing up black in Arkansas in the 1930s and 40s.
The meeting will be held in the Youth Services Activity Room on the second floor of the library.