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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.

Morning Book Group – Wednesday, August 22 – 10:15-11:30am

Morning Book Group – Wednesday, August 22 – 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. If you haven’t read the book, come anyway to listen, have coffee/tea and light refreshment. The books are now available at the main desk. An international sensation, this hilarious, feel-good...
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SYNC = FREE Audiobooks for T/weens

SYNC = FREE Audiobooks for T/weens

What is SYNC? What? SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens 13+. Returning April 26, 2018, SYNC will give away two complete audiobook downloads a week - pairs of high interest titles, based on weekly themes.   In 2017, 32 titles were given away over 16 weeks. Why? SYNC introduces a variety of audiobook experiences to...
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T/ween Book Talks ROCK 7/11/18 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 5 and Up!)

T/ween Book Talks ROCK 7/11/18 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 5 and Up!)

Join us as we talk together about ‘Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie’ by Jordan Sonnenblick’ and rock out to this book.  Conversation, candy, and chillin’. This is a great read for middle and high school ages.  Copies of this book are available at the main desk. Thirteen-year-old Steven has a totally normal life: he...
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June Teen Book Discussion: 6/13/18 @6:30 PM

June Teen Book Discussion: 6/13/18 @6:30 PM

The book of the month is ‘Flowers for Algernon’ by Daniel Keyes.    With more than five million copies sold, Flowers for Algernon is the beloved, classic story of a mentally disabled man whose experimental quest for intelligence mirrors that of Algernon, an extraordinary lab mouse. In poignant diary entries, Charlie tells how a...
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June Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, 6/6/18 @6:30pm

June Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, 6/6/18 @6:30pm

The book this month is ‘Rooftoppers’ by Katherine Rundell. Everyone thinks that Sophie is an orphan. True, there were no other recorded female survivors from the shipwreck which left baby Sophie floating in the English Channel in a cello case, but Sophie remembers seeing her mother wave for help. Her guardian tells her it...
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Morning Book Group – Wednesday, May 23, 10:15-11:30am

Morning Book Group – Wednesday, May 23, 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 book choice. If you haven’t read the book come anyway to listen, have coffee/tea and light refreshment. The books are available at the main desk.  After a nuclear World War III has...
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May Teen Book Discussion (grades 8-12) Wednesday 5/9/18 @6:30pm

May Teen Book Discussion (grades 8-12) Wednesday 5/9/18 @6:30pm

The book of the month is ‘The Hate U Give’ by Angie Thomas.  Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil...
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Morning Book Group – Wednesday, April 25, 10:15-11:30am

Morning Book Group – Wednesday, April 25, 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 come to listen, have coffee/tea and light refreshment. The books are available at the main desk.   From the beloved New York Times...
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May Tween Book Discussion (Grades 5-7) Wednesday 5/2/17 @6:30pm

May Tween Book Discussion (Grades 5-7) Wednesday 5/2/17 @6:30pm

The book of the month is ‘Ghosts’ by Raina Telgemeier.  From Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning author of Smile, Drama, and Sisters! Catrina and her family are moving to the coast of Northern California because her little sister, Maya, is sick. Cat isn’t happy about leaving her friends for...
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April Teen Book Discussion (Grades 8-12) Wednesday 4/11/18 @6:30pm

April Teen Book Discussion (Grades 8-12) Wednesday 4/11/18 @6:30pm

The book of the month is ‘Flygirl’ by Sherri L. Smith. Ida Mae Jones dreams of flight. Her dad was a pilot and being black didn’t stop him from fulfilling his dreams. But her daddy’s gone now, and being a woman, and being black, are two strikes against her. When America enters the war with...
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