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The Yellow Eyes of Crocodiles

April 21st, 2021 · Comments Off on The Yellow Eyes of Crocodiles · Book Group, Books, City Library, Events, Main Branch

What do you do when your husband runs off to Kenya to start a crocodile farm with his mistress and you are without funds? You could take your sister, the author’s advice and substitute your name as the author of her latest novel. All is well until the book is a runaway success. Contact the Library to learn how you can be part of the meeting at 624-6550 ext. 3319

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Brown Bag Book reads Club American Dirt

February 22nd, 2021 · Comments Off on Brown Bag Book reads Club American Dirt · Book Group, Books, City Library, Events, Main Branch

For February our Brown Bag Book Club will be reading ‘American Dirt’ by Jeanine Cummins.

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Brown Bag Book Club reads The Giver of Stars

February 22nd, 2021 · 2 Comments · Book Group, Books, City Library, Events, Main Branch

Our Brown Bag Book Club will be reading and discussing ‘The Giver of Stars’ by Jojo Moyes.  In the 1930’s a group of women, under the guidance of Eleanor Roosevelt and known as The Packhorse Librarians, overcame countless obstacles to deliver literacy to rural Kentucky. Join us online for a virtual discussion on Tuesday, February […]

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Brown Bag Book Club (Virtual Edition) 2020-2021

August 31st, 2020 · Comments Off on Brown Bag Book Club (Virtual Edition) 2020-2021 · Book Group, Books, City Library, E-Books, Events, Main Branch, Virtual Programs, West Branch

Here’s the list of books that the Brown Bag Book Club will be reading this year.

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Thursday Evening Virtual Book Discussions 2020-2021

August 24th, 2020 · Comments Off on Thursday Evening Virtual Book Discussions 2020-2021 · Book Group, Books, City Library, E-Books, Events, Main Branch, Virtual Programs, West Branch

Here are the books that the Thursday evening book group will be discussing this year.

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Virtual Book Discussion: The Spanish Flu Epidemic and its Influence on History

July 21st, 2020 · Comments Off on Virtual Book Discussion: The Spanish Flu Epidemic and its Influence on History · Book Group, Books, City Library, E-Books, Events, Main Branch, Virtual Programs, West Branch

Learn more about the other world pandemic which happened almost 100 years ago.

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Library programming and community meetings cancelled until further notice

March 14th, 2020 · Comments Off on Library programming and community meetings cancelled until further notice · Book Group, City Library, Computer Classes, Events, Kanopy film Series, Library Closings, Main Branch, Movies, Streaming Movies & Music, Uncategorized, West Branch, Yarn & Yap

Effective Monday March 16th the Manchester City Library will be cancelling all library programming as well as any community meetings to be held at our buildings until further notice. Our decision is based on the State of Emergency declared by the Governor as well on the advice of the City’s Emergency Operations Center. The library […]

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Thursday Book Discussion: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Rescheduled!

November 10th, 2019 · Comments Off on Thursday Book Discussion: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Rescheduled! · Author Talk, Book Group, City Library, Events, Local Author Series, Main Branch

Our upcoming discussion of Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine has been moved from this coming Thursday, November 14th to the following Thursday, November 21st at 7 p.m. in the Hunt Room

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Thursday Evening Book Discussion

August 13th, 2019 · Comments Off on Thursday Evening Book Discussion · Book Group, Books, City Library, Events, Main Branch, News

Ta Da! here are the books that our Thursday evening book group has selected to read and discuss this year.

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Celebrate Stieg Larsson’s 65th Birthday this August 15th with a book from his Millennium series!

August 6th, 2019 · Comments Off on Celebrate Stieg Larsson’s 65th Birthday this August 15th with a book from his Millennium series! · Book Group, Books, City Library, Main Branch

While Larsson passed away in 2004 at the age of 50, his Millennium series, starring journalist Mikael Blomqvist and computer hacker Lisbeth Salander, has lived on posthumously.

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