The library will be closed from Saturday, May 25 through Monday, May 27 in observance of Memorial Day.

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Reading About Racism Book Group

1st Tuesday at 6:30 - 7:15 p.m.

May 7: What Truth Sounds Like: Robert F. Kennedy, James Baldwin, and our unfinished conversation about racial America by Michael Eric Dyson

June 4: Let Us Descend by Jessmyn West

Discussions will take place in the Milford Room, and a Zoom link will be available for those that wish to join us virtually. Send a message to refdesk@wadleighlibrary.org; if you'd like to receive the link to the meeting. 

Copies are available at the Circulation Desk for pickup. 

Newcomers welcome.


Cookbook Club

2nd Wednesday at 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

May 8: Mexican Food (several cookbooks available)

June 12: Everyday Dorie by Dorie Greenspan

Find and share a new recipe at our Cookbook Club! Bring a dish to share with others and let us know what recipe you used. Each club meeting will feature a selected cookbook that can be checked out at the front desk for you to try.

Discussions will take place in the Milford Room. 

Copies are available at the Circulation Desk for pickup. 

Newcomers welcome.


Morning Book Group

2nd Thursday at 10 - 11:15 a.m.

May 9: The Girl You Left Behind by Jojo Moyes

June 13: Brooklyn by Colm Toibin

Discussions will take place in the Milford Room. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk for pickup. 

Newcomers welcome.


History Book Club

3rd Wednesday at 6:00 - 7:15 p.m.

May 15: Last Hope Island: Britain, Occupied Europe, and the Brotherhood that Helped Turn the Tide of War by Lynn Olson

*June 20: Facing the Mountain: a true story of Japanese Americans in World War II by Daniel James Brown

*This book club will be held on Thursday June 20th as the library is closed on Wednesday June 19.

Discussions will take place in the Milford Room, and a Zoom link will be available for those that wish to join us virtually. Send a message to refdesk@wadleighlibrary.org; if you'd like to receive the link to the meeting.  

Copies are available at the Circulation Desk for pickup. 

Newcomers welcome.


Evening Book Group

4th Tuesday at 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

May 28: A Libertarian Walks Into A Bear by Matthew Hongoltz-Hetling

June 25: Luncheon of the Boating Party by Susan Vreeland

Discussions will take place in the Milford Room. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk for pickup.

Newcomers welcome.