Tuesday, January 16 2018
Twitter Facebook Twitter
HOURS:
Monday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Thursday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 3 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Book Discussions

The Kimball Library has four monthly book discussion groups.
Morning Adult Book Discussion meets the 4th Wednesday of every month at 10:15 AM.
Evening Adult Book Discussion meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 6:00 PM.
Tween Book Discussion (Grades 5-7) meets the 1st Wednesday of every month at 6:30 PM.
Teen Book Discussion (Grades 8-12) meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month at 6:30 PM.

Brown Bag Book Club – Monday, January 22, 6:30-7:30pm

Brown Bag Book Club – Monday, January 22, 6:30-7:30pm

This month we’re reading Just Juice by Karen Hesse.  Join us for discussion, meeting friends and eating treats too.
Read more »

Posted in Book Discussions, Children's Services, Programs | No Comments »

Morning Book Group – Wednesday, Jan 24 – 10:15-11:30AM

Morning Book Group – Wednesday, Jan 24 – 10:15-11:30AM

Looking for an interesting morning? Come to the Morning Book Group! We meet every 4th Wednesday of the month and discuss our current book choice. If you haven’t read the book, no problem. Come anyway to listen, have coffee/tea and light refreshment. The books are available at the main desk and we always welcome...
Read more »

Posted in Book Discussions, News | Comments Off

February Tween Book Discussion (Grades 5-7) Wednesday 2/7/18 @6:30pm

February Tween Book Discussion (Grades 5-7) Wednesday 2/7/18 @6:30pm

The book of the month is ‘The Courage of Cat Campbell’ by Natasha Lowe.   Cat Campbell is a late-blooming witch whose magical abilities are bursting to be mastered in this charming coming-of-age story set in the world of The Power of Poppy Pendle.Cat Campbell has had magical powers since the day she was...
Read more »

Tags: ,
Posted in Book Discussions, Tween Book Discussion, Tweens & Teens | Comments Off

January Teen Book Discussion (Grades 8-12) Wednesday 1/10/18 @6:30pm

January Teen Book Discussion (Grades 8-12) Wednesday 1/10/18 @6:30pm

The book of the month is ‘The Girl in the Blue Coat’ by Monica Hesse. Amsterdam, 1943. Hanneke spends her days finding and delivering sought-after black market goods to paying customers, nights hiding the true nature of her work from her concerned parents, and every waking moment mourning her boyfriend, who was killed on the...
Read more »

Tags: ,
Posted in Book Discussions, Programs, Teen Book Discussion, Tweens & Teens | Comments Off

January Tween Book Discussion (Grades 5-7) Wednesday 1/3/18 @6:30pm

January Tween Book Discussion (Grades 5-7) Wednesday 1/3/18 @6:30pm

The book of the month is ‘Call Me Hope’ by Gretchen Olson. As 11-year-old Hope struggles to live under the pressures of her verbally abusive mother, she’s tempted to run away but instead chooses resilience. She creates a secret safe haven and an innovative point system (giving herself points for every bad thing her...
Read more »

Tags: ,
Posted in Book Clubs, Book Discussions, Children's Services, Programs, Tween Book Discussion, Tweens & Teens | Comments Off

Morning Book Group – Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017 – 10:15-11:30am

Morning Book Group – Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017 – 10:15-11:30am

 Please come to enjoy a good discussion of the book we’ve selected. Coffee is always available with a sweet treat! Everyone is welcome even if you just come to listen! December’s selection is: Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf. In the familiar setting of Holt, Colorado, home to all of Kent Haruf’s inimitable...
Read more »

Posted in Book Discussions, Programs | Comments Off

December Teen/Tween Book Discussion Wednesday 12/6/17 @6:30pm

December Teen/Tween Book Discussion Wednesday 12/6/17 @6:30pm

Combined teens and tweens for a busy month! The book chosen is ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ by Madeleine L’Engle. It was a dark and stormy night; Meg Murry, her small brother Charles Wallace, and her mother had come down to the kitchen for a midnight snack when they were upset by the arrival of...
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Book Clubs, Book Discussions, Children's Services, Programs, Teen Book Discussion, Tween Book Discussion, Tweens & Teens | Comments Off

Morning Book Group – Friday, November 17, 2017 – 10:15-11:30am

Morning Book Group – Friday, November 17, 2017 – 10:15-11:30am

Please come to enjoy a good discussion of the book we’ve selected. Coffee is always available with a sweet treat! Everyone is welcome even if you just come to listen! Pick up a book a the main desk. Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly for November. The phenomenal true story of the black female...
Read more »

Posted in Book Discussions, News | Comments Off

November Tween Book Discussion (Grades 5-7) Wednesday 11/1/17 @6:30pm

November Tween Book Discussion (Grades 5-7) Wednesday 11/1/17 @6:30pm

The book of the month is  ‘Pax’ by Sara Pennypacker. Pax was only a kit when his family was killed, and ‘his boy” Peter rescued him from abandonment and certain death. Now the war front approaches, and when Peter’s father enlists, Peter has to move in with his grandpa. Far worse than being forced...
Read more »

Tags: ,
Posted in Book Clubs, Book Discussions, Children's Services, Programs, Tween Book Discussion, Tweens & Teens | Comments Off

Morning Book Group _Wednesday, September 27, 2017 10:15-11:30am

Morning Book Group _Wednesday, September 27, 2017 10:15-11:30am

  Join us for a good discussion of the book The Amber Room by Steve Berry. Coffee is always available with a sweet treat! Everyone is welcome even if you just come to listen!   The Amber Room is one of the greatest treasures ever made by man: an entire room forged of exquisite...
Read more »

Posted in Book Discussions, Programs | Comments Off