The Library reopened to the public on Tuesday, June 1! Regular hours are reinstated and limited Curbside Service remains available. Please mask in light of the Delta variant, Summer travel and our high usage by not-yet-vaccinated children.

Adult Book Clubs

The Library encourages reading not just by lending books, but by sponsoring book clubs as well. Come and join your fellow patrons in discussing the merits (and flaws) of various titles!

All of our Adult Book Clubs:

  • Provide copies of the current reading selection at the Main Desk.
  • Do not require registration.
  • Welcome new members!

Adult Book Club

  • We meet the 2nd Thursday of the month at 7:30 PM. For the summer we will be meeting outside.  Bring your bug spray and a comfy chair and meet us on the back lawn of the Library. Email Kristina at for more information and Zoom details in case it rains!
  • At our August 12th meeting, we will discuss The Dutch House by Ann Patchett. Copies are available at the Main Desk. There are also e-book and audio book copies (from MVLC and partner libraries) on Overdrive and Hoopla.
  • Library Liaison: Kristina Leedberg
  • Join a lively group of readers to discuss fiction and nonfiction titles (we alternate each month)!

Adult Nonfiction Book Club

  • 1st Tuesday of the Month, 7:00 PM, on Zoom for the time being. Email Charles at for Zoom details! On August 3rd, we’ll discuss We Were Eight Years in Power by Ta-Nehisi Coates. If you would like a copy of the book, email Charles at Please specify the title and club name. The ebook and audiobook are also available on Overdrive.
  • Library Liaison: Charles Schweppe
  • Is truth stranger than fiction? Is it more entertaining? Find out!

Cookbook Club

  • 3rd Thursday of the Month, 7:00 PM NOTE: Due to the pandemic, the Cookbook Club is on hiatus until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience, and watch this space for updates.
  • Mary Atwood Room, 3rd Floor
  • Library Liaison: Sarah Regan
  • We explore cookbooks and sample new recipes!

Monday Mystery Book Club

  • Monday, 8/16 (a week early!) at 2:30 PM (on the back lawn!)
  • Library Liaison: Sarah Regan
  • 2021 Reading List
  • Wake up your week with a stimulating book club discussion! Our next meeting will be Monday, August 16th (a week early!) at 2:30 p.m. We’ll be discussing The Hunting Party by Lucy Foley. Print copies are available at Main Desk, and can be picked up either in person or through our on demand curbside service! You can also download copies from Hoopla and Overdrive. UPDATE: During the summer months, we’ll meet on the back lawn! Bring a lawn chair and wear your bug spray. If it rains that day, we’ll pivot back to Zoom, so email Sarah at for the backup Zoom link. 

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