Book Groups

If the club meets online, you can register for the Zoom information by going to our calendar.

All are welcome to attend any of our book clubs. The library sets aside copies for most of book club’s titles by the circulation desk. If you have any questions, please call the Reference Desk at (845) 634-4997 x125.

Chapters

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New members are welcome. This group usually meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7:00 PM on Zoom.

September 14: Imagine Me Gone by Adam Haslett

October 12: Rules for Visiting by Jessica Francis Kane

November 9: The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Chronicles

Contact Joe Barbieri  at [email protected]

Talk about local history selections!

This group is temporarily on hiatus. 

He Said/She Said (Memoirs)

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This group meets the first Monday of every month at 7:00 PM on Zoom. New members always welcome! 

September 13*: True Crimes: A Family Album by Kathryn Harrison

October 4: JELL-O Girls by Allie Rowbottom

November 1: The Other Wes Moore: Same Name, Two Fates by Wes Moore

*Alternate date due to the holiday

Investigating Mysteries

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This group meets the 4th Monday of every month at 7:00 PM on Zoom. 

Contact: Librarian Nancy Moskowitz at 845-634-4997, ext. 140 or [email protected]

September 27: Purple Cane Road by James Lee Burke

October 25: The Darwin Affair by Tim Mason

November 22: A Rising Man by Abir Mukherjee

Rise and Read

For early risers! Join us as we gather at 10 AM, every fourth Thursday morning to read a wide variety of books.

September 23: Zoo by James Patterson

October 28: Gods Without Men by Hari Kunzru

December 2*: She’s Come Undone by Wally Lamb

*Alternate date due to the holiday

Teen Book Discussions

Contact: Teen Librarian Mary Phillips at 634-4997 x137 or [email protected] 

Facts (Non-Fiction)

Meets 3rd Wednesday monthly at 2:00 PM

September 15: Caste: Origins of Our Discontent by Isabel Wilkerson

October 20: Invention of Miracles by Katie Booth

November 17: Imperfect Union: How Jesse and John Fremont Mapped the West by Steve Inskeepg