Book Discussion Events

Thursday, March 30
10:00am - 11:30am
Everyone is invited to a book discussion for the 2017 Read Across Rhode Island book,  Just Mercy: a Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson. Stevenson is the co-founder of the Equal Justice Initiative, a legal... Read More
Tuesday, April 04
10:00am - 11:30am
The Tuesday Morning Book Grop will discuss The Last Road to Wisdom by Ivan Doig.
Thursday, April 06
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Too many topics to describe; we will be talking about Byron Hollinshead's I Wish I'd Been There: Twenty Historians Bring to Life Dramatic Events That Changed America.
Monday, April 10
10:00am - 11:30am
The Monday Morning Book Group will discuss The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson.
Monday, April 10
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Ina Garten, the Barefoot Contessa, answers the number one question she receives from cooks: “Can I make it ahead?” If you've ever found yourself stuck in front of the stove, scrambling to get everything to the table at just the right moment, Ina is... Read More
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Monday, April 10
7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Monday Evening Book Group will discuss No Ordinary Time: Franklin & Eleanor Roosevelt - The Home Front in World War II.
Thursday, April 27
6:00pm - 7:30pm
The Social & Economic Justice Book Group will meet to discuss The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America by Andres Resendz.
Tuesday, May 02
10:00am - 11:30am
The Tuesday Morning Book Grop will discuss The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson. (Author of Major Pettigrew's Last Stand.)
Thursday, May 04
2:00pm - 3:00pm
The personalities of the delegates and the mood of those intense, hot days in Philadelphis will be our topic as we discuss Carol Berkin's A Brilliant Solution: Inventing the Constitution.
Monday, May 08
10:00am - 11:30am
The Monday Morning Book Group will discuss To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey. Ivey is the author of The Snow Child.
Monday, May 08
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Like a book discussion group, only better - why? Because THERE WILL ALWAYS BE FOOD! Each month, there will be an assigned book or theme. Everyone is encouraged to choose a recipe to try and bring in a sample to share or a story to tell.
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Monday, May 08
7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Monday Evening Book Group will discuss The Teahouse on Mulberry Street  by Sharon Owens.
Thursday, May 25
6:00pm - 7:30pm
The Social & Economic Justice Book Group will be discussing Some Assembly Required: The Not-So-Secret Life of a Transgender Teen by Arin Andrews