Archive for the Adult Programs Category

Tuesday Book Club Title for April

April 9 at 1:00 pm, Killingworth Library. The Keepers of the House is a 1964 novel by Shirley Ann Grau set in rural Alabama and covering seven generations of the Howland family that lived in the same house and built a community around themselves. As such, it […]

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Mystery Book Club Selection for March

March 21, 6:30 pm at the Barrelhouse, Rte 81 Killingworth.  Join us as we discuss Through the Evil Days by Julia Spencer-Fleming. On a frigid January night, Chief of Police Russ Van Alstyne and Reverend Clare Fergusson are called to the scene of a raging fire. The […]

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Tuesday Book Club Title for March

Tuesday, March 12, 1:00 pm at the Killingworth Library. The memoir “The Choice” by Edith Eva Eger (with Esme Schwall Weigand) is the work to be discussed at the March meeting of the Tuesday Book Discussion Group. Subtitled “Embrace the Possible”, it is the inspiring story of […]

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Mystery Book Club Title for February

February 21, 6:30 pm at Killingworth Library. Join us as we discuss In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware. What should be a cozy and fun-filled weekend deep in the English countryside takes a sinister turn in Ruth Ware’s suspenseful, compulsive, and darkly twisted psychological thriller. […]

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Tuesday Book Club – Feb Meeting Cancelled

The 2/12 book club meeting has been cancelled due to the weather.  We will be discussing the February book during our March meeting: Killers of the Flower Moon” by David Grann.   The subtitle of this nonfiction work, “The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI” sets […]

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Mystery Book Club Title for January

Thursday, January 17, 6:30 p.m. at the library.  Join us as we discuss The Wicked Boy by Kate Summerscale. “In the summer of 1895, Robert Coombes (age 13) and his brother Nattie (age 12) were seen spending lavishly around the docklands of East London — for ten […]

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Tuesday Book Club Title

SPECIAL LOCATION FOR DECEMBER’S MEETING! Join us as we discuss The Residence by Kate Andersen Brower. An intimate account of  White House service staff, it covers the Kennedy presidency through that of Barack Obama. Its voices are those of  maids and butlers, florists, engineers, and of course […]

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The Mystery Book Club Title for December

SPECIAL LOCATION FOR DECEMBER’S MEETING! Join us as we discuss Still Life by Louise Penny, and November’s title, Since We Fell by Dennis LeHane. Please note the details of this special holiday gathering: the discussion will be held on Thursday, December 20th at 6:30, at the Barrel […]

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Tuesday Book Club

Tuesday, November 13,  1:00 pm at the Killingworth Library.  Join us as we discuss An Odyssey: A Father, A son, and An Epic by Daniel Mendelson.  New York Times Book Review: “The father and son in the title of this many-layered memoir are not only the writer […]

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The Mystery Book Club Title for November

Thursday, November 15, 6:30 pm at Killingworth Library. Join us as we discuss Since We Fell by Dennis Lehane. This novel follows Rachel Childs, a former journalist who, after an on-air mental breakdown, now lives as a virtual shut-in. In all other respects, however, she enjoys an […]

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