August 2020

Virtual event

Aug 4

Tue 10:00 am

Historical Fiction Book Group: SUMMER OF 69 by Elin Hilderbrand

Friends, books, and conversation! Join us via Zoom as we talk about SUMMER OF 69 by Elin Hilderbrand. Copies available at the library for request. This virtual event will be presented via Zoom; you must provide a valid email address. Meeting information, including a direct link to the meeting, will be emailed in the confirmation email and one day before the event.

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Aug 4

Tue 7:00 pm

Middle School Book Club: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes| Suzanne Collins

Join Felicia and Lizzy via Zoom to discuss a new book every month. In August we will be reading The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins, available as an audiobook on Hoopla. A valid email is required to register and attend.       

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Aug 5

Wed 7:00 pm

Author Event: J. Courtney Sullivan’s FRIENDS & STRANGERS

Join us, via Zoom, for a discussion with NYT Bestselling author J. Courtney Sullivan about her newest novel, FRIENDS & STRANGERS!


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Aug 6

Thu 7:00 pm

*YAB (Youth Advisory Board)

Join Felicia via Zoom to socialize and share some ideas about what virtual programs you want! A valid email is required to register and attend.       

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Aug 11

Tue 7:00 pm

Teen Jeopardy

Join us for a Teen Jeopardy via Zoom! Be a lone wolf or make a pack of two to compete in virtual jeopardy!

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Aug 12

Wed 4:00 pm

Stay At Home Book Club: Sal and Gabi Break the Universe

Join Lizzy and Kristy via Zoom to discuss a new book every month. In June we will be discussing Sal and Gabi Break the Universe by Carlos Hernandez,  available an eBook on Hoopla. A valid email is required to register and attend. 

Event open to kids in grades 3-5


This virtual event will be presented via Zoom; you must provide a valid email address. Meeting information, including a direct link to the meeting, will be emailed one day before the event (August 11). For more information please email Kristy Pasquariello at kpasquariello@minlib.net

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Aug 12

Wed 6:00 pm

Islington Book Group: The Oysterville Sewing Circle by Susan Wiggs

Friends, books, and conversation! Join us via Zoom as we talk about THE OYSTERVILLE SEWING CIRCLE by Susan Wiggs . Click here to borrow and download the eBook from Hoopla. This virtual event will be presented via Zoom; you must provide a valid email address. Meeting information, including a direct link to the meeting, will be emailed in the confirmation email and one day before the event. For more information please email Claire Connors, Head of Branch Services at cconnors@minlib.net.

 

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Aug 13

Thu 3:00 pm

Fairy Tale Fun

Join Miss Kristy for a fun afternoon exploring favorite fairy tales.

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Aug 13

Thu 7:00 pm

Teens & Screens

Join via Zoom to discuss the movie or TV show of the month and join us for a spirited discussion! A valid email is required to register and attend.

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Aug 19

Wed 6:00 pm

Virtual Book Share

Friends, books, and conversation! Join us via Zoom as we talk about books. This virtual event will be presented via Zoom; you must provide a valid email address. Meeting information, including a direct link to the meeting, will be emailed one day before the event (August 18th). For more information please email Claire Connors, Head of Branch Services at cconnors@minlib.net.

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Aug 19

Wed 7:00 pm

QuaranTEEN Book Club: All Your Twisted Secrets | Diana Urban

Join Felicia and Lizzy via Zoom to discuss a new book every month. In August we will be reading All Your Twisted Secrets by Diana Urban, available as an audiobook on Hoopla and as audiobook and eBook on Libby. A valid email is required to register and attend.

Open to teens in grades 9 - 12

 

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Great Decisions Online with Tina McCusker: China’s Road into Latin America

Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs. The topic, China's Road into Latin America, will be discussed via Zoom; a valid email address is required to register and attend. Questions? Email Tina McCusker, Reference Librarian & Great Decisions Facilitator at tmccusker@minlib.net. New attendees are encouraged to join! 

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Friday Morning Book Club: THE LAST ROMANTICS by Tara Conklin

Friends, books and conversation! Join us via Zoom as we talk about THE LAST ROMANTICS by Tara Conklin. All are welcome!

Meeting information, including a direct link to the meeting, will be sent in your confirmation email, and again in a reminder email to be sent the day before the meeting. For more information please email Molly Riportella, Head of Adult Services at mriportella@minlib.net.


Click here to place a copy of the physical book on hold (via Curbside Pick-up)

Click here to download the digital audio-book on Hoopla

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Author Event Via Zoom: Ellen Marie Wiseman & THE ORPHAN COLLECTOR

Join us for a virtual author talk with Ellen Marie Wiseman, author of THE ORPHAN COLLECTOR via Zoom; a valid email address is required to register and attend. Meeting information, including a direct link to the meeting, will be emailed one day before the event (Aug 24). For more information please email Claire Connors, Head of Branch Services at cconnors@minlib.net.

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