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Monday June 5, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book3 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Monday Mysteries Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Monday Mysteries Book Discussion with Eileen McCarthy

This month's book is Dreamland Burning by Jennifer Latham.

When Rowan finds a skeleton on her family's property, investigating the brutal, century-old murder leads to painful discoveries about the past. Alternating chapters tell the story of William, another teen grappling with the racial firestorm leading up tothe 1921 Tulsa race riot, providing some clues to the mystery.

    Location: Small Room
Saturday June 10, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM ESL Short-Story Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Is English your second language? Our new ESL Short-Story Club is a fun and relaxing way to improve your language skills and participate in the discussion while enjoying refreshments. Learn new vocabulary and ask any questions you have about the English language. Read and discuss Drowning in Red Tape by Bill Bryson. Pick up the short story at the Adult Reference Desk. With Alene Scoblete, Librarian and NY State certified ESL & English teacher. Sponsored by RVC Library Friends.

    Location: Kim's Corner
Tuesday June 13, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book3 7:15 PM Evening Books with Edna Ritzenberg Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

We are reading Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance.

Shares the poignant story of the author's family and upbringing, describing how they moved from poverty to an upwardly mobile clan that included the author, a Yale Law School graduate, while navigating the demands of middle-class life and the collective demons of the past.

    Location: Small Room
Thursday June 15, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM Read, Cook, Eat: Mocktails and Appetizer Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Choose a recipe at the Adult Reference Desk! Cook and share with friends.
With Librarian Tricia Marino. Sign up online or at the Adult Reference Desk.

Here’s how it works!

• Choose a recipe from one of the cookbooks at the Reference Desk. 
• That recipe will be yours, no one else can select it for the group.
• A Librarian will make a copy of your recipe to take home.
• Prepare your recipe and bring it to share at the meeting.
• Make one regular size recipe, there’s no need to double up.
• Beverages will be served.

    Location: Staff Room
        There are 15 spaces available.
Tuesday June 20, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book3 7:15 PM Evening Books with Edna Ritzenberg Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Rescheduled from March: We are reading Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi.

Two half sisters, unknown to each other, are born into different villages in eighteenth-century Ghana and experience profoundly different lives and legacies throughout subsequent generations.

    Location: Staff Room
Monday June 26, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book3 1:00 PM Book Chats with Anna Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

We are reading and discussing Swing Time by Zadie Smith.

Two dancers with different approaches to their craft share a complicated childhood friendship that ends abruptly in their early twenties, in a story that transitions from northwest London to West Africa.

    Location: Small Room
Saturday July 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM ESL Short-Story Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Is English your second language? Our new ESL Short-Story Club is a fun and relaxing way to improve your language skills and participate in the discussion while enjoying refreshments. Learn new vocabulary and ask any questions you have about the English language. Read and discuss I Feel Bad About My Neck by Nora Ephron. Pick up the short story at the Adult Reference Desk. With Alene Scoblete, Librarian and NY State certified ESL & English teacher. Sponsored by RVC Library Friends.

    Location: Small Room
Monday July 10, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book3 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Monday Mysteries Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Monday Mysteries Book Discussion with Eileen McCarthy

This month's book is Waking Lions by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen.

After neurosurgeon Eitan Green hits and kills an African migrant while driving on a deserted road late at night, the victim's wife tracks him down and confronts him the next day, and her price for silence shatters his safe existence.

    Location: Small Room
Tuesday July 18, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book3 7:15 PM Evening Books with Edna Ritzenberg Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Location: Small Room
Monday July 31, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book3 1:00 PM Book Chats with Anna Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

We are reading and discussing Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult.

When her reluctance to treat the newborn of a white supremacist couple results in the child's death, a black nurse is placed on trial and is aided by a white public defender who urges her not to bring up race in the courtroom.

    Location: Small Room
Monday August 7, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book3 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Monday Mysteries Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Monday Mysteries Book Discussion with Eileen McCarthy

This month's book is Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz.

Ignoring the troubling behavior of an eccentric crime writer with whom she has worked for years, editor Susan Ryeland is dismayed when a subplot hidden in the author's latest manuscript reveals a real-world murder.

    Location: Small Room
Tuesday August 8, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book3 7:15 PM Evening Books with Edna Ritzenberg Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Location: Small Room
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Saturday August 12, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM ESL Short-Story Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Is English your second language? Our new ESL Short-Story Club is a fun and relaxing way to improve your language skills and participate in the discussion while enjoying refreshments. Learn new vocabulary and ask any questions you have about the English language. Read and discuss My Religious Vocation by Frank Scoblete. Pick up the short story at the Adult Reference Desk. With Alene Scoblete, Librarian and NY State certified ESL & English teacher. Sponsored by RVC Library Friends.

    Location: Kim's Corner
Monday September 11, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book3 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Monday Mysteries Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Monday Mysteries Book Discussion with Eileen McCarthy

This month's book is The Dry by Jane Harper.

Receiving a sinister anonymous note after his best friend's suspicious death, federal agent Aaron Falk is forced to confront the fallout of a 20-year-old false alibi against a backdrop of the worst drought Melbourne has seen in a century.

    Location: Small Room
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