Category: Programs

September Teen Book Discussion 9/8/10 @ 6:30pm

Some secrets shouldn’t be kept… Until three months ago, everything in sixteen-year-old Camelia’s life had been fairly ordinary: decent grades, an okay relationship with her parents, and a pretty cool part-time job at the art studio downtown. But when a mysterious boy named Ben starts junior year at her high school, Camelia’s life becomes anything but ordinary. Rumored to be somehow responsible for his ex-girlfriend’s accidental death, Ben is immediately… Read more

Morning Book Group, September 22

‘A Beautiful Place to Die’, by Philip Craig, an American mystery writer and academic (1933-2007) who created a successful series of Martha’s Vineyard-based novels starring reluctant amateur detective J.W. Jackson. This is the first book of that series. Please join in the discussion, 10:15-11.30 am.… Read more

Teen Movie Night, August 26, 7-10pm (Registration Required)

Come in pj pants with your movie candy and bottled water.  The teen librarian will make the popcorn.  Snacks to share are always welcome!  We’ll watch ‘A Walk to Remember’ and have a discussion afterward comparing the book to the movie.  There will be time for a game or maybe two, and then the ‘rents can pick you up promptly at 10pm.  Save the date, invite your friends, and PLEASE… Read more

September Tween Book Discussion 9/1/10 @ 6:30pm

When life as Alex Morales had known it changed forever, he was working behind the counter at Joey’s Pizza. He was worried about getting elected as senior class president and making the grades to land him in a good college.  He never expected that an asteroid would hit the moon, knocking it closer in orbit to the earth and catastrophically altering the earth’s climate. He never expected to be fighting… Read more

Twilight WII: 8/20/10 from 7:00-9:30pm

Come play Wii after hours with other game-loving adults.  Friendly competition, food, and fun for everyone.  Spaces are limited, so please register in advance online ( ——> see library links and click the hand on the calendar.)… Read more

Evening Book Discussion August 17th @ 6:00 PM

A family’s conflict becomes a battle for life and death in this gripping and original first novel based on family history from a descendant of a condemned Salem witch. After a bout of smallpox, 10-year-old Sarah Carrier resumes life with her mother on their family farm in Andover, Mass., dimly aware of a festering dispute between her mother, Martha, and her uncle about the plot of land where they live.… Read more

August Teen Book Discussion 8/11/10 @ 6:30pm

There was a time when the world was sweeter….when the women in Beaufort, North Carolina, wore dresses, and the men donned hats…. Every April, when the wind smells of both the sea and lilacs, Landon Carter remembers 1958, his last year at Beaufort High. Landon had dated a girl or two, and even once sworn that he’d been in love. Certainly the last person he thought he’d fall for was… Read more