Bite Into A Good Book

This book discussion group meets at noon on the third Wednesday of each month in the Library’s meeting room. Bring a sack lunch, if you wish, and savor some lively discussion. If you would like to attend, please call the Library, and we will try to get each month’s book for you.  For a complete list of books we read, click here.

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To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee: The top half of the background is neon orange with a stylized tree branch reaching into frame from the left side, and the bottom half of the background is a mint green.
The Rose Code by Kate Quinn: A gold background with the silhouette of a woman in a pink dress in the center.
The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick: A blue background with simple, clip-art-like drawings of famous landmarks.
Still Life by Louise Penny: The outline of a horizon covered in pine trees with a foggy blue and green background.

Hooked on Books

Our Hooked on Books book group meets the second Wednesday of each month @ 6pm and alternates between reading fiction and nonfiction books. We hope you will join us for our upcoming meetings, when we will be reading and discussing the following books. For a complete list of the books we've read, click here.

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Groundskeeping: A cream-colored background with a green and light-orange leaf in the bottom right corner.
The Reading List by Sara Nisha Adams: A yellow background with a jumble of books falling open across the front.
The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman: A white background outlined in red with the silhouette of a small wolf in the center.
The Day the World Came to Town by Jim DeFede: The silhouette of a father holding the hands of two children in front of a golden beach scene.

Leadership Book Club

Looking for a networking opportunity and a way to learn about different leadership styles? Then join fellow patrons to have a discussion about our quarterly read.  Our plan is to meet at Scoop Du Jour in April, July and October but January's meeting will be online.  

You will need to register at 

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Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action by Simon Sinek Start with Why by Simon Sinek
Dare to Lead by Brene Brown Dare to Lead by Brené Brown
Good to Great by Jim Collins Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap... and Others Don't by James C. Collins
October 25 - Atomic Habits by James Clear Atomic Habits by James Clear

Outer Edge Book Club

The Outer Edge is Chatham Area Public Library’s science fiction and fantasy book club.  We read and discuss classic and modern titles alike.

The Outer Edge meets the third Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. The library will order several copies of each book and have them waiting for you at the front circulation desk.  Come grab a copy of this month’s choice today!  For a complete list of the books we've read, click here.

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The Vanished Birds: A black background with a spiral of yellow and purple colors in the center.
The Colorado Kid by Stephen King: A red background with a woman in a black dress sitting on a stool holding a tape recorder.
Y: The Last Man: Unmanned by Brian K. Vaughan: A white background with a square revealing a man bending over with a monkey on his back.
A Psalm for the Wild-Built and A Prayer for the Crown-Shy by Becky Chambers: Two book covers with stylized nature scenes.