Book Discussion Groups

The Library currently hosts three monthly book discussion groups. Copies of selected books can be requested through the Minerva catalog or are often available in the Cloud Library.
 
Where: Library Meeting Room and/or Zoom depending on group.
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Events

Morning Book Discussion - Lab Girl by Hope Jahren

Tuesday, July 5, 2022 - 10:00am to 11:30am
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Book cover for Lab Girl by Hope Jahren


"Jahren tells about her childhood in rural Minnesota with an uncompromising mother and a father who encouraged hours of play in his classroom’s labs; about how she found a sanctuary in science, and the disappointments, triumphs and exhilarating discoveries of scientific work. Yet at the core of this book is the story of a relationship Jahren forged with Bill, who becomes her lab partner and best friend."  

The meeting will be held in the Library Meeting Room with an option to Zoom in if desired. If you have not attended before, please email askspl [at] scarboroughlibrary.org to be added to the group's email list.

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July 2022 Books On Tap - Crying in H-Mart

Monday, July 18, 2022 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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Our July book is Crying in H-Mart, a powerful memoir about growing up Korean-American by Michell Zauner.  We've moved our meeting to the Nonesuch River Brewery down the road from the library on Rt. 114 (Gorham Rd). Come enjoy a beer (or beverage of your choice) while discussing books. What could be better! Email Tom at tcorbett [at] scarboroughlibrary.org if you have questions.

If you haven't already, please register as a member on our BookClubs site.