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The Wednesday Book Group invites any interested readers to its monthly meetings. This is a public group with members who attend regularly but also people who drop in once in a while. The books are available at the Circulation desk 4 weeks before the meeting date.
Upcoming Book Selections
July 11, 2018: My Brilliant Friend by Ellen Ferrante
August 1, 2018: The Truth about the Harry Quebert Affair by Joel Dicker
September 5, 2018: Salt: A World History by Mark Kurlansky
October 3, 2018: Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
November 7, 2018: A Piece of the World by C.B. Kline
December 5, 2018: The Human Comedy by William Saroyan
January 2, 2019: Pale Rider: The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How It Changed the World by Laura Spinney
February 6, 2019: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
March 6, 2019: The Library Book by Susan Orlean (One Book, One Watertown selection)
April 3, 2019: The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende
May 1, 2019: Lafayette in the Somewhat United States by Sarah Vowell
June 5, 2019: Book selection meeting
July 3, 2019: The Secret Sisterhood: The Literary Friendships of Jane Austin, Charlotte Bronte, George Eliot and Virginia Woolf by Emily Midorikawa and Emma Claire Sweeney
August 7, 2019: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
Meetings are scheduled for the first Wednesday of the month from 7-8 p.m. In the event of a holiday, the meeting takes place on Wednesday the following week. Please check in with library staff regarding room location as it can vary. Currently, the group meets year-round. For the March meeting the group reads and discusses the One Book, One Watertown book selection. This is an informal discussion group led by the members.