This group meets on the second Monday of every other month at 6:00 pm. Discussion leaders Joanne Gaither and Robin Terzi will guide participants through the exciting world of contemporary fiction.
November 13 – News of the World by Paulette Jiles
This group meets monthly on the third Tuesday from September – June at 7:00 pm. Facilitator John Dolan leads participants on a discussion of recent nonfiction titles related to foreign affairs and economics.
October 17 – Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man’s Fight for Justice by Bill Browder
November 21 – A Question of Order: India, Turkey and the Return of Strongmen by Basharat Peer
Sponsored by the Friends of Greenwich Library, this group meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 1:00 pm from September – June. Facilitator Susan Boyar leads participants through both classic and contemporary literature. Open to all.
November 14 – Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier
January 9, 2018 – After Rain by William Trevor
Great Books meets monthly on the first Thursday of every month at 9:00 am in the Jewel to discuss the classics. Facilitator: Steve Boies (203) 554-5785.
November 2 – Self-Reliance by Ralph Waldo Emerson
December 7 – Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking by Walt Whitman
January 4, 2018- Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville
February 1, 2018 – An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen
March, 2018 – The Value of Science on War and Death by Henri Poincare
April, 2018 – Thoughts for the Times by Sigmund Freud
The Next Chapter Book Club offers people with developmental disabilities (DD) to read and learn together, talk about books, and make friends in a relaxed, community setting. The club currently meets at the Community Center (http://ccigreenwich.org) on 61 E Putnam Avenue in Greenwich with occasional meetings at Greenwich Library, as well as occasional field trips. Meetings are usually the first Monday of the month between 7-8 pm. Facilitator: Ed Morrissey
November 6 – The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Meets monthly on Wednesdays at 4:00 pm. A pre-registered program for children in grades 2 and 3 who are reading independently. Join us for a book discussion, fun activities, and a snack. Register and pick up a copy of the book at the Children’s Room desk. For more information call 203-622-7940.
November 1 – The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses by Paul Goble
Meets monthly on Thursdays at 4:30 pm. A pre-registered program for grades 4 to 6. Join us for a book discussion, snacks, and activities. Register and pick up a copy of the book at the Children’s Room desk. For more information, please call 203-622-7940.
November 2 – The Ransom of Mercy Carter by Caroline B. Cooney.
Byram Shubert Library Book Groups
Cos Cob Library Book Groups
Meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 12:00 pm. except July and August. Join us at our longest running book club. Each month we read books that warrant special merit and discussion. Facilitator: Susan Boyar.
October 18 – News of the World by Paulette Jiles (Greenwich Reads Together selection)
November 15 – Moonglow by Michael Chabon
December 20 – Lives of Girls and Women by Alice Munro
January 17, 2018 – The Odyssey by Homer
Usually meets on the 2nd Saturday of each month at 1:00 pm, year round. The Cloak and Dagger group reads enticing and mysterious titles. Facilitator: Cindy Zizzi.
December 9 – Sister Pelagia and the Red Cockerel by Boris Akunin
January 13, 2018 – His Bloody Project by Graeme Macrae Burnet
February 10, 2018 – The Hanging Girl by Jussi Adler-Olsen
March 10, 2018 – Betrayed by Lisa Scottoline
April 14, 2018 – In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware
Meets the 1st Thursday of each month at 7:30 pm year round. The group discusses popular fiction and nonfiction. Facilitator: Judy Berg.
November 2 – News of the World by Paulette Jiles
December 7 – Lives of Girls and Women by Alice Munro
January 2018 – Norwegian By Night by Derrick B. Miller
February 2018 – The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead