Sidney Memorial Public Library

8 River Street Sidney, NY 13838

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Join Us for Book Discussion 2/17

Would you like to chat with others about books you have read? The Friends of the Libraries hosts a book discussion group once a month. On Tuesday, 2/17, they will meet at 11:30am in the Smart Community Room to discuss this month’s book And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini.

If you’d like to get a jump on next month’s book, the March pick is The Children Act by Ian McEwan (author of Atonement).

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January Book Club – Jojo Moyes’ Newest Novel

The Friends of the Libraries run a monthly book club, open to anyone in the community. This month’s book discussion will be on the novel Me Before You, written by Jojo Moyes. The group will meet Tuesday, January 20th at 11am in the Smart Community Room.

To get a jump on next month’s book club book, check out And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini.

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Book Discussion 11/18

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The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein is the next book to be discussed at the Friends of the Libraries book discussion group. The group will meet Tuesday, November 18th at 11:30am. Anyone is welcome to attend the meeting, including those who have never been before. We hope you will stop in!

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Book Discussion – Invention of Wings 10/21

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Do you enjoy historical fiction? Join the Library Friends for their book discussion group on October 21 at 11:30 am. The book is Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd, which is set in the South in the early 1800’s and centers around the anti-slavery movement.

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Book Discussion Group to Meet 9/16

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Join the Friends of the Libraries at their upcoming book discussion group meeting on Tuesday September 16th at 11:30am. The book, Caleb’s Crossing, is a historical fiction novel set in the 1660’s. New participants are always welcome and can get a copy of the book by requesting it at the Sidney Library’s circulation desk.

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Science Fiction Book Discussion 8/21

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Thursday, August 21st at 6:30pm will be the fourth and final installment of our adult summer book club meeting, held in the Smart Community Room. The final topic is science fiction, and readers are encouraged to read a book of their choice. A few ideas of science fiction related books include:

A complete list of suggestions can be found in the Sidney Library (on the flier titled Literary Elements) or by you can click here to download the flier as a .pdf file.

 

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Sherlock Holmes Book Discussion 8/7

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Thursday, August 7th at 6:30pm will be the third installment of our adult summer book club meeting, held in the Smart Community Room. The next topic is Sherlock Holmes, and readers are encouraged to read a book of their choice. A few ideas of Sherlock Holmes related books include:

A complete list of suggestions can be found in the Sidney Library (on the flier titled Literary Elements) or by you can click here to download the flier as a .pdf file.

 

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Nonfiction Science Book Club 7/24

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Thursday, July 24th at 6:30pm will be the second installment of our adult summer book club meeting, held in the Smart Community Room. The next topic is nonfiction science, and readers are encouraged to read a book of their choice. A few ideas of nonfiction science related books include:

A complete list of suggestions can be found in the Sidney Library (on the flier titled Literary Elements) or by you can click here to download the flier as a .pdf file.

 

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Book Club to Meet 4/15

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The Friends of the Libraries book discussion group will meet on Tuesday, April 15th at 11:00am in the Smart Community Room to discuss this month’s book club book, Little Bee by Chris Cleave. New members are always welcome.

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February Book Discussion 2/18

The Friends of the Libraries will hold their monthly book discussion at 11:30 am next Tuesday, February 18th in the Smart Community Room to discuss the book The Book Thief by Markus Zusak. All are welcome.