January 2020

Sunday, January 19

Illinois Poetry Society Meeting

Adults
1:00 pm
Civic Room

The Illinois State Poetry Society has a chapter that meets at the library. New members are welcome. Bring ten copies of two of your poems to share.

Monday, January 20

Great Books

Adults
10:00 am
Civic Room

Join the monthly Great Books Discussion Group led by educator and scholar Robert Waterbury. Share stimulating discussions of classic essays and other short works in a friendly, welcoming setting.

The January reading is Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce.

Tuesday, January 21

Book Discussion

Adults
10:00 am
Civic Room

Nancy Buehler leads a book discussion of Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens.

Wednesday, January 29

Books on Tap: Boy Swallows Universe by Trent Dalton

Adults
7:00 pm
Landmark Inn

Living in a violent suburb, with a mother who is in jail and her live-in boyfriend who deals drugs, Eli tries to overcome heartache and tragedy to grow up and become a good man.

January 2020