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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.

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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Morning Book Group Wednesday, October 25, 10:15-11:30am

Morning Book Group Wednesday, October 25, 10:15-11:30am

 Looking for a good book discussion? Come join us for conversation, coffee and a sweet treat! Everyone is welcome even if you just come to listen! Pick up a book at the main desk and stop in. For October: Mr. Churchill’s Secretary by Susan Elia MacNeal. London, 1940. Winston Churchill has just been sworn...
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September Teen Book Discussion 9/13/17 @ 6:30 PM (Grades 8-12)

September Teen Book Discussion 9/13/17 @ 6:30 PM (Grades 8-12)

The book of the month is: ‘Never Fall Down’ by Patricia McCormick. Based on the true story of Cambodian advocate Arn Chorn-Pond, and authentically told from his point of view as a young boy, this is an achingly raw and powerful historical novel about a child of war who becomes a man of peace....
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September Tween Book Discussion 9/6/17 @ 6:30 PM (Grades 5-7)

September Tween Book Discussion 9/6/17 @ 6:30 PM (Grades 5-7)

The book of the month is: ‘The Unlikely Adventures of Mabel Jones’ by Will Mabbitt. Have you ever picked your nose? Have you ever picked your nose and EATEN IT? Have you ever picked your nose, eaten it, and, by doing so, opened a portal to a world run by PIRATES? Mabel Jones has....
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June Tween Book Discussion (Grades 5-7) Wednesday 6/6/18 @6:30pm

June Tween Book Discussion (Grades 5-7) 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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