Thursday, June 20 2019
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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 one evening of every month at 6:30 PM.
Teen Book Discussion (Grades 8-12) meets one evening of every month at 6:30 PM.

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

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...
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August Tween Book Discussion 8/4/10 @ 6:30pm

August Tween Book Discussion 8/4/10 @ 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...
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Evening Book Discussion July 20th @ 6:00 PM

Evening Book Discussion July 20th @ 6:00 PM

Shanghai Girls by Lisa See. A novel about two sisters, two cultures, and the struggle to find a new life in America while bound to the old, Shanghai Girls is a fresh, fascinating adventure from beloved and bestselling author Lisa See. The evening book group meets the thrid Tuesday of every month.  Books are...
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Morning Book Group, July 28

Morning Book Group, July 28

Wed., 10:15-11:30 AM, ‘Killer Pancake is the summer pick written by Diane Mott Davidson. Goldy, owner of Goldilocks’ Catering, faces the challenge of whipping up a sumptuous lowfat feast
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July Tween Book Discussion 7/7/10 @ 6:30pm

July Tween Book Discussion 7/7/10 @ 6:30pm

When the kindly old aunts decide that they need help caring for creatures who live on their hidden island, they know that adults can’t be trusted. What they need are a few special children who can keep a secret-a secret as big as a magical island. And what better way to get children who...
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July Teen Book Discussion 7/14/10 @ 6:30pm

July Teen Book Discussion 7/14/10 @ 6:30pm

When the kindly old aunts decide that they need help caring for creatures who live on their hidden island, they know that adults can’t be trusted. What they need are a few special children who can keep a secret-a secret as big as a magical island. And what better way to get children who...
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June Tween Book Discussion 6/2/10 @ 6:30pm

June Tween Book Discussion 6/2/10 @ 6:30pm

Vlad has to keep his vampire urges under control while dealing with the pressures of middle school. Thirteen-year-old Vladimir Tod really hates junior high. Bullies harass him, the principal is dogging him, and the girl he likes prefers his best friend. Oh, and Vlad has a secret: His mother was human, but his father...
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June Evening Adult Book Discussion 6/15 @ 6:00 PM

June Evening Adult Book Discussion 6/15 @ 6:00 PM

The time is the turn of the last century, the setting a rocky New Hampshire coastline resort area nicknamed “Fortune’s Rocks.” Olympia Biddeford, age 15, is walking the beach, feeling the first stirrings of her womanhood. The strong-willed daughter of an upstanding Boston couple, she soon “learns of desire” as she begins a passionate...
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June TEEN Book Discussion 6/9/10 @ 6:30pm

June TEEN Book Discussion 6/9/10 @ 6:30pm

This thought-provoking YA novel is part thriller, part mystery, and part investigation of the human soul. Aslaug is an unusual young woman. Her mother has brought her up in near isolation, teaching her about plants and nature and language—but not about life. Especially not how she came to have her own life, and who...
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Morning Book Group June 23, 10:15-12:00 pm

Morning Book Group June 23, 10:15-12:00 pm

Join in the discussion of a debut novel inspired by the life and marriage of Charles Dickens, ‘Girl in a Blue Dress’ by Gaynor Arnold. Books are available at the Main Circulation desk.  Alfred Gibson’s funeral is taking place at Westminster Abbey, and his wife of twenty years, Dorothea, has not been invited. 
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