Category: Programs

Sci Fi Discussion, Monday, April 27, 6 pm–Virtually

Nick Clemens facilitates a monthly Science Fiction book series. Next date is Monday, April 27 at 6 pm for a discussion of Little Brother by Cory Doctorow  The book is available for free at http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/30142..  Instead of meeting as usual  at the Quechee Library, the group will meet online through Zoom.    Email info@quecheelibrary.org for access link and join.   Title for May 18 is The Power by Naomi Alderman.

Vermont Reads 2020: The Hate U Give

As always the QW Libraries are pleased to participate in this statewide one-book community reading program.  We have 40 copies of the title to loan (and ultimately to keep or share).  Pick one up and join us for the following local series.  DVDs available as well.  All dates are now postponed due to the Covid-19 virus concerns.  Get your copy and watch for new dates.
TBA, 5 pm–The Hate U Give Book/Film Discussion about a teenage black girl and her two communities–neighborhood and private school–illuminating police violence, racism and young love.
TBA, 5 pm-The Revisioners.  A book discussion of this novel by Margaret Wilkerson Sexton, an epic from days of slavery through today.  Led by Historical Fiction Group facilitators Meg & Jim Schmidt.
TBA, 5 pm–Screening of the documentary, Change the Subject, produced by Dartmouth students and staff to capture their confrontation of anti-immigrant sentiment in library catalogs.  Watch the story from Baker-Berry Library to the Halls of Congress.  Conversation with Dartmouth librarians follows screening. With all these 5 pm programs, count on library trademark refreshments.
Friday, May 1, 12:45 pm: Bugbee Senior Center
discussion about the issues raised in two books and across generations: The Hate U Give and The Revisioners.

 

Mystery Monday 4 pm: Date to be announced

Generally meeting the first Monday of the month at 4 pm,  this group is in hiatus during the library closing.  We will update with the  return of Charlotte to lead the discussion on Dick Francis’ many mysteries.Titles are available for borrowing.  Everyone welcome.

Bugbee Book Discussion–Postponed

Join a book discussion group led by librarian Marieke Sperry usually on the first Friday of the month at 12:45. We will be discussing Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate when we can again gather at Bugbee.
Call 295-1232 or email marieke@quecheelibrary.org if you would like a copy.  All are welcome!