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banned book

I’m With the Banned: a Banned Books Book Club

Join us for our newly created book club, I’m With the Banned held monthly on the first Monday, at 4:30 pm in the library’s Bell Art Room. If you would like a copy of the banned book ordered for you, please click the button below to register.

January – April 2024, I’m With the Banned: a Banned Books Book Club, to be facilitated by ROAR (Residents Organizing Against Racism)

January 8th: Firekeeper’s Daughter by Angeline Boulley (Note Date Change)
February 5th: The Black Friend: On Being a Better White Person by Frederick Joseph
March 4th: Out of Darkness by Ashley Hope Pérez
April 1st: Mornings in Jenin by Susan Abulhawa

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Book Discussion

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If you would like to borrow a copy of any of the upcoming books, please click the link above or call the Reference Desk at (507) 452-4860.

Upcoming Book Selections

March 6th — These Precious Days: Essays by Ann Patchett
April 3rd — Just Haven’t Met You Yet by Sophie Cousens

If you cannot make the meeting but would like to share your thoughts on the book, go to our GoodReads page.

 

true-crime

Booked: True Crime Book Club

Calling all self-proclaimed true crime junkies! Booked: True Crime Book Club will meet the first Thursday of the month at 4:30 pm in the Blooming Grounds back room. Bring your detective brain as we learn about some of the most unnerving serial killers and their victims.

March 7th – If You Tell by Gregg Olsen
April 4th – Vanished in Vermillion by Lou Raguse

Please use the registration link below to select the discussions that you would like to attend. The Library will order you a copy of the book for that month.

click here to register

 

Bookworms Book Club: March

Wednesdays in March, 4-4:45 PM | For ages 9-13
March 13, 20, and 27

Read and discuss the book “Slacker” by Gordon Korman while enjoying activities with your friends and WPL Youth staff! Registration is required. You can drop in the Youth Department to pick up your book. All participants get to keep their book! Please note that the library closes at 5 PM, so all participants must be picked up by closing. Staff cannot leave until every child is picked up.

click here to register

Bookworms Book Club: March

Wednesdays in March, 4-4:45 PM | For ages 9-13
March 13, 20, and 27

Read and discuss the book “Slacker” by Gordon Korman while enjoying activities with your friends and WPL Youth staff! Registration is required. You can drop in the Youth Department to pick up your book. All participants get to keep their book! Please note that the library closes at 5 PM, so all participants must be picked up by closing. Staff cannot leave until every child is picked up.

click here to register

Bookworms Book Club: March

Wednesdays in March, 4-4:45 PM | For ages 9-13
March 13, 20, and 27

Read and discuss the book “Slacker” by Gordon Korman while enjoying activities with your friends and WPL Youth staff! Registration is required. You can drop in the Youth Department to pick up your book. All participants get to keep their book! Please note that the library closes at 5 PM, so all participants must be picked up by closing. Staff cannot leave until every child is picked up.

click here to register

banned book

I’m With the Banned: a Banned Books Book Club

Join us for our newly created book club, I’m With the Banned held monthly on the first Monday, at 4:30 pm in the library’s Bell Art Room. If you would like a copy of the banned book ordered for you, please click the button below to register.

January – April 2024, I’m With the Banned: a Banned Books Book Club, to be facilitated by ROAR (Residents Organizing Against Racism)

January 8th: Firekeeper’s Daughter by Angeline Boulley (Note Date Change)
February 5th: The Black Friend: On Being a Better White Person by Frederick Joseph
March 4th: Out of Darkness by Ashley Hope Pérez
April 1st: Mornings in Jenin by Susan Abulhawa

click here to register

Book Discussion

request book

If you would like to borrow a copy of any of the upcoming books, please click the link above or call the Reference Desk at (507) 452-4860.

Upcoming Book Selections

April 3rd — Just Haven’t Met You Yet by Sophie Cousens

If you cannot make the meeting but would like to share your thoughts on the book, go to our GoodReads page.

 

true-crime

Booked: True Crime Book Club

Calling all self-proclaimed true crime junkies! Booked: True Crime Book Club will meet the first Thursday of the month at 4:30 pm in the Blooming Grounds back room. Bring your detective brain as we learn about some of the most unnerving serial killers and their victims.

April 4th – Vanished in Vermillion by Lou Raguse

Please use the registration link below to select the discussions that you would like to attend. The Library will order you a copy of the book for that month.

click here to register

 

Book Discussion

request book

If you would like to borrow a copy of any of the upcoming books, please click the link above or call the Reference Desk at (507) 452-4860.

Upcoming Book Selections

To Be Announced

If you cannot make the meeting but would like to share your thoughts on the book, go to our GoodReads page.