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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
7/11: My Brilliant Friend by Ellen Ferrante
8/1: The Truth about the Harry Quebert Affair by Joel Dicker
9/5: Salt: A World History by Mark Kurlansky
10/3: Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
11/7: A Piece of the World by C.B. Kline
12/5: The Human Comedy by William Saroyan (December 5)
1/2: Pale Rider: The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How It Changed the World by Laura Spinney
2/6: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
3/6: One Book, One Watertown selection (yet to be announced)
4/3: The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende
5/1: Lafayette in the Somewhat United States by Sarah Vowell
6/5: Book selection meeting
7/3: The Secret Sisterhood: The Literary Friendships of Jane Austin, Charlotte Bronte, George Eliot and Virginia Woolf by Emily Midorikawa and Emma Claire Sweeney
8/7: 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.