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Next Chapter Book Club

10:30am - 11:30am
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
Next Chapter Book Club is a reading club that is designed to include adults with learning disabilities.We read from our chosen book each week and then celebrate the finish of each one by having a party. We are currently meeting off site. If you would...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

10:30am - 11:30am
Nelsonville Public Library
Library Branch: Nelsonville Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
NCBC is a book club designed to include developmentally disabled adults.We read books together, discuss them, and then celebrate with a party. All or no reading ability is acceptable. Please call the NPL branch and ask for "Deborah" so I can issue a ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Storytime for Adults: "Jeeves and the Yule-tide Spirit"

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Atrium (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
Enjoy a hilarious escapade of the foolishly overconfident Bertie Wooster and his sagacious rescuer and personal valet, "the Gentleman's Gentleman" Jeeves, as read by librarian Todd. This comedic short-story classic by P. G. Wodehouse originally ap...

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If accommodations are needed for you or your family to participate in this event, please let our staff know

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

10:30am - 11:30am
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
Next Chapter Book Club is a reading club that is designed to include adults with learning disabilities.We read from our chosen book each week and then celebrate the finish of each one by having a party. We are currently meeting off site. If you would...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

10:30am - 11:30am
Nelsonville Public Library
Library Branch: Nelsonville Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
NCBC is a book club designed to include developmentally disabled adults.We read books together, discuss them, and then celebrate with a party. All or no reading ability is acceptable. Please call the NPL branch and ask for "Deborah" so I can issue a ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

10:30am - 11:30am
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
Next Chapter Book Club is a reading club that is designed to include adults with learning disabilities.We read from our chosen book each week and then celebrate the finish of each one by having a party. We are currently meeting off site. If you would...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

10:30am - 11:30am
Nelsonville Public Library
Library Branch: Nelsonville Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
NCBC is a book club designed to include developmentally disabled adults.We read books together, discuss them, and then celebrate with a party. All or no reading ability is acceptable. Please call the NPL branch and ask for "Deborah" so I can issue a ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
Join local author and actor Rebecca VerNooy for a reading from her new work, Both Sides of Crazy, "a very short memoir written from the body." Rebecca will share her experience of writing Both Sides of Crazy. Bring your questions, excerpts from th...

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If accommodations are needed for you or your family to participate in this event, please let our staff know

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Winter Book Club: The Bluest Eye (Part 1 of 3)

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Athens Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Event Details:
The Bluest Eye was one of the first novels to deal with the impact of racism and the cultural idealization of whiteness on the psyche of a child and the larger Black community to which she belongs.  Set in the author's hometown of Lorain...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Winter Book Club: The Bluest Eye (Part 2 of 3)

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
The Bluest Eye was one of the first novels to deal with the impact of racism and the cultural idealization of whiteness on the psyche of a child and the larger Black community to which she belongs.  Set in the author's hometown of Lorain...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Author/Artist Book Event: Tad Gallaugher and Eldon Kraft

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
Local author Eldon Kraft and local artist Tad Gallaugher have collaborated to create a lavishly illustrated book with arresting flash fiction stories entitled, An Odd Collection of Very, Very Short Stories. To encounter their book is to exp...

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If accommodations are needed for you or your family to participate in this event, please let our staff know

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Winter Book Club: The Bluest Eye (Part 3 of 3)

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
The Bluest Eye was one of the first novels to deal with the impact of racism and the cultural idealization of whiteness on the psyche of a child and the larger Black community to which she belongs.  Set in the author's hometown of Lorain...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Spring Book Club: Winesburg, Ohio: Part 1 of 3

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Athens Public Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Event Details:
Winesburg, Ohio by Sherwood Anderson is a sequence of short stories, linked by the maturing central protagonist, George Willard. The array of characters are based in part on the types of people the author knew growing up in Clyde, Ohio, but also...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Spring Book Club: Winesburg, Ohio: Part 2 of 3

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
Winesburg, Ohio by Sherwood Anderson is a sequence of short stories, linked by the maturing central protagonist, George Willard. The array of characters are based in part on the types of people the author knew growing up in Clyde, Ohio, but also...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Spring Book Club: Winesburg, Ohio: Part 3 of 3

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
Winesburg, Ohio by Sherwood Anderson is a sequence of short stories, linked by the maturing central protagonist, George Willard. The array of characters are based in part on the types of people the author knew growing up in Clyde, Ohio, but also...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Published in 1924 and set during the Late British Empire and the fracturing of India during the 1910s and '20s, this Modernist novel is based on author E. M. Forster's multiple experiences as both a traveler and a private secretary for a ma...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
Published in 1924 and set during the Late British Empire and the fracturing of India during the 1910s and '20s, this Modernist novel is based on author E. M. Forster's multiple experiences as both a traveler and a private secretary for a ma...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
Published in 1924 and set during the Late British Empire and the fracturing of India during the 1910s and '20s, this Modernist novel is based on author E. M. Forster's multiple experiences as both a traveler and a private secretary for a ma...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Event Details:
What's in a fable? Sometimes great insight, despite their brevity. This book club will examine a selection containing both timeless wisdom and issues contemporary to the times in which they were written, including feminist values.  Called the&nb...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
What's in a fable? Sometimes great insight, despite their brevity. This book club will examine a selection containing both timeless wisdom and issues contemporary to the times in which they were written, including feminist values.  Called the&nb...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
What's in a fable? Sometimes great insight, despite their brevity. This book club will examine a selection containing both timeless wisdom and issues contemporary to the times in which they were written, including feminist values.  Called the&nb...