Book Clubs & Author Talks

Upcoming Events

Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book Club
Tuesday, February 18, 7:00 pm
Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book Club
We will be discussing the novel The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson.
Book Lovers' Circle
Thursday, March 5, 7:00 pm
Book Lovers' Circle
Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month. You will hear about the newest books available at the library, receive a reading list and...
By the Book: A Morning Book Club
Thursday, March 12, 10:00 am
By the Book: A Morning Book Club
The Female Persuasion by Meg Wolitzer This is about the relationship between college freshman, Greer, and older woman, Faith, who is a feminist icon. The book delves into mentorship, friendship, politics, and personal responsibility.
"Franklin and Washington" Presented by Pulitzer Prize Winning Author Edward J. Larson
Sunday, March 15, 2:00 pm
"Franklin and Washington" Presented by Pulitzer Prize Winning Author Edward J. Larson
Edward J. Larson, Hugh and Hazel Darling Chair in Law and University Professor of History at Pepperdine University, author of numerous articles and 14 books including the Pulitzer Prize winning Summer for the Gods, illuminates Ben Franklin and George Washington's...
Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book Club
Tuesday, March 17, 7:00 pm
Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book Club
Today Will Be Different by Maria Semple. A day in the life of Eleanor Flood, when nothing goes as she expected.
Local Author Michael Aaron Rockland: "The George Washington Bridge: Poetry in Steel"
Sunday, March 22, 2:00 pm
Local Author Michael Aaron Rockland: "The George Washington Bridge: Poetry in Steel"
Join us to hear Morristown luminary Rockland speak about the updated edition of his book The George Washington Bridge: Poetry in Steel which has a new chapter focusing on the Chris Christie Bridgegate scandal. He will also speak about his...
Book Lovers' Circle
Thursday, April 2, 7:00 pm
Book Lovers' Circle
Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month. You will hear about the newest books available at the library, receive a reading list and...
By the Book: A Morning Book Club
Thursday, April 9, 10:00 am
By the Book: A Morning Book Club
Small Fry by Lisa Brennan-Jobs A memoir by the daughter of Apple founder Steve Jobs. A poignant story of a childhood spent between two parents and their fascinating and disparate worlds.
Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book Club
Tuesday, April 21, 7:00 pm
Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book Club
We will be discussing the novel The Daughter of Moloka'i by Alan Brennert.
Cancelled: May Book Lovers' Circle
Thursday, May 7, 7:00 pm
Cancelled: May Book Lovers' Circle
The Book Lovers meeting for May 7, 2020 has been cancelled.  We will not have a Book Lovers meeting at all in May.   We will resume on our regular date in June, 2020.   Do you have a passion...
Author Talk: "A Good Marriage" by Kimberly McCreight
Tuesday, May 12, 7:00 pm
Author Talk: "A Good Marriage" by Kimberly McCreight
Join us for an author talk and book signing with Kim McCreight about her latest novel: A Good Marriage. This special event will be held in the Reference Wing of the Library. From the Publisher: "New York Times bestseller Kimberly McCreight...
By the Book: A Morning Book Club
Thursday, May 14, 10:00 am
By the Book: A Morning Book Club
The Past: A Novel by Tessa Hadley Assembling at their country house one last time, four siblings and their children share past memories, hidden passions, and devastating secrets.
Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book Club
Tuesday, May 19, 7:00 pm
Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book Club
We will be discussing the novel America for Beginners by Leah Franqui.
Book Lovers' Circle
Thursday, June 4, 7:00 pm
Book Lovers' Circle
Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month. You will hear about the newest books available at the library, receive a reading list and...
By the Book: A Morning Book Club
Thursday, June 11, 10:00 am
By the Book: A Morning Book Club
Finding Dorothy: A Novel by Elizabeth Letts This tells the story behind the Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum. In 1938, his widow, Maud, is on the set of the movie and recognizes in Judy Garland the yearning...