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Tuesday April 24, 2018
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Now Read This! PBS News Hour/NY Times Book Discussion with Edwin Lambert, Jr.
7:00 PM

The PBS NewsHour has teamed up with The New York Times to bring you a new book club called Now Read This.

Dan Egan’s “The Death and Life of the Great Lakes" is the April selection for Now Read This, the PBS NewsHour / The New York Times book club.

LOCATION: Small Room
Monday May 7, 2018
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Monday Mysteries
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

We are reading Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke.

ThumbnailForced by duty to return to his racially divided East Texas hometown, an African-American Texas Ranger risks his job and reputation to investigate a highly charged double-murder case involving a black Chicago lawyer and a local white woman.

LOCATION: Small Room
 
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Book Chats with Anna Katsavos
1:00 PM

We are discussing Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward.

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Living with his grandparents and sister on a Gulf Coast farm, Jojo navigates the challenges of his mother's addictions and his grandmother's cancer before the release of his father from prison prompts a road trip of danger and hope.

Tuesday May 8, 2018
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Evening Books with Edna Ritzenberg
7:15 PM

We are reading The Woman Next Door by Yewande Omotoso.

Image result for The Woman Next Door bookTwo South African widows, one white, the other black, are neighbors that have always been hostile to one another, until an unexpected event brings them together and they discover they have more in common than they thought.

LOCATION: Small Room
Saturday May 12, 2018
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ESL Short-Story Club
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

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. We are reading An Adventure in Love 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
Thursday May 17, 2018
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Read, Cook, Eat: Iberian Peninsula
2:00 PM

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.
Thursday May 31, 2018
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Now Read This! PBS News Hour/NY Times Book Discussion with Edwin Lambert, Jr.
7:00 PM

The PBS NewsHour has teamed up with The New York Times to bring you a new book club called Now Read This. Library flyers will annouce each month's book selection as tthey are announced.

LOCATION: Small Room
Monday June 4, 2018
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Monday Mysteries
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

We are reading A Carrion Death by Michael Stanley.

ThumbnailIn the aftermath of the murder of an anonymous victim, assistant superintendent David Bengu begins his career on Botswana, where his convivial passions and determined methods earn him a local nickname that likens him to a hippopotamus.

LOCATION: Small Room
 
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Book Chats with Anna Katsavos
1:00 PM

We are discussing Beartown by Fredrik Backman.

In the tiny forest community of Beartown, the possibility that the amateur hockey team might win a junior championship, bringing the hope of revitalization to the fading town, is shattered by the aftermath of a violent act that leaves a young girl traumatized.

Thursday June 7, 2018
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Non-Fiction Book Discussion with Eileen Farrell
2:30 PM

We will be reading A Speck in the Sea by Anthony Sosinski and John Aldridge.

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A tale of survival, perseverance, and community, A Speck in the Sea tells of one man's struggle to survive as friends and strangers work separately, and together, to bring him home. Aldridge's wrenching first-person account intertwines with the narrative of the massive, constantly evolving rescue operation designed to save him.

LOCATION: Small Room
Tuesday June 12, 2018
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Evening Books with Edna Ritzenberg
7:15 PM

We are reading The Music Shop by Rachel Joyce.

With the talent for connecting customers to their music, Frank, the owner of a music shop in a suburban community, resists the chance of a relationship with a young woman who could heal the old wounds from his past.

LOCATION: Small Room
Thursday June 14, 2018
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Read, Cook, Eat: Summer Sides and Salads
2:00 PM

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
Registration will begin on Monday, May 7, 2018 at 9:00 AM     
Wednesday June 20, 2018
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Summer Reading Kick-Off with Carol Fitzgerald
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Book Report Network.com founder Carol Fitzgerald will share her list of must-reads and anecdotes about favorite authors. Join us for the Kick-Off Event! Fun, friends & refreshments.

LOCATION: Helen Kraus Room
Saturday June 23, 2018
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ESL Short-Story Club
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

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. We are reading Roy by James Herriot. 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
Thursday June 28, 2018
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Now Read This! PBS News Hour/NY Times Book Discussion with Edwin Lambert, Jr.
7:00 PM

Titles are announced online at the beginning of each month. The PBS NewsHour has teamed up with The New York Times to bring you a new book club called Now Read This. Library flyers will annouce each month's book selection as tthey are announced.

LOCATION: Small Room
Monday July 9, 2018
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Book Chats with Anna Katsavos
1:00 AM

We are discussing Am American Marriage by Tayari Jones.

When her new husband is arrested and imprisoned for a crime she knows he did not commit, a rising artist takes comfort in a longtime friendship only to encounter unexpected challenges in resuming her life when her husband's sentence is suddenly overturned.

LOCATION: Small Room
Saturday July 14, 2018
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ESL Short-Story Club
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

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. 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 July 17, 2018
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Evening Books with Edna Ritzenberg
7:15 PM

We are reading Carnegie’s Maid by Marie Benedict.

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An impoverished Irish immigrant in the industrial 1860s takes a job as a lady's maid in the home of prominent businessman Andrew Carnegie, with whom she falls in love before going missing, triggering Carnegie's search for answers and the establishment ofhis enduring legacy.

LOCATION: Small Room

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