The library will be closed Saturday, February 4th for Milford residents to attend the town Deliberative Session.

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Reading About Racism Book Group

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

February 7: The Other Black Girl by Zakiya Dalila Harris

March 7: How To Be Less Stupid About Race by Crystal Marie Fleming

April 4: I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness by Austin Channing Brown

May 2: Black Cake by Charmaine Wilkerson

June 6: How the Word is Passed by Clint Smith

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.

February 8: The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Super Easy! by Ree Drummond

March 8: Smitten Kitchen Every Day: Triumphant and Unfussy New Favorites by Deb Perelman

April 12: Cravings: Recipes for All the Food You Want to Eat by Chrissy Teigen

May 10: Jerusalem: A Cookbook by Yotam Ottolenghi

June 14: TBD

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. 


Morning Book Group

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

February 9: Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead

March 9: The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben

April 13: The Sentence by Louise Erdrich

May 11: The Painter's Apprentice by Laura Morelli

June 8: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Garielle Zevin

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.


History Book Club

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

February 15: Empire of the Summer Moon by S.C. Gwynne

March 15: Into Africa: The Epic Adventures of Stanley & Livingston by Martin Dugard

April 19: Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Harari

May 17: The Line Becomes a River by Francisco Cantu

June 21: The Professor and the Madman by Simon Winchester

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.

February 28: When All is Said by Anne Griffin

March 28: Anxious People by Fredrik Backman

April 25: Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks

May 23: Pachinko by Min Jin Lee

June 27: The Dutch House by Ann Patchett

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.