NEWS & EVENTS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mon. 1/31/22 10:30am East Windsor Senior Center Book Club: Migrations by Charlotte McConaghy

All seniors are invited to meet us for a lively, indoor discussion. 125 Main St., Broad Brook (behind the Fire Dept.).

Thurs. 2/3/22 5:30pm Black History Month Author Event at Wood Memorial Library:

Robert Harris, Historical Moments: Military Contributions of African Americans

Free talk, signed books available for purchase. 783 Main St., S. Windsor, CT

Fri. 2/4/22 10:30am: Evergreen Crossings Book Club: The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson

Residents of Evergreen Crossing will join book club facilitator, Cynde Acanto, to discuss The Devil in the White City.  

This event is for residents only.

Thurs. 2/10/22 6pm Black History Month Chat & Chew Book Club: Notes From a Young Black Chef by Kwame Onwuachi

Join us for a delicious discussion. Attendees are encouraged to bring a dish from, or inspired by the book, to share.

Wood Memorial Library, 783 Main St., S. Windsor, CT

Wed. 2/23/22 6:30pm Multi-Author Event: Connecticut Book Awards Finalists

The Manchester Public Library is pleased to host three Connecticut authors who are finalists for the 2021 Connecticut Book Awards on Wednesday, February 23, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. at the Whiton Branch Library on 100 North Main Street, Manchester, CT.

Kerri Arsenault, author of “Mill Town: Reckoning with What Remains”, Ainissa Ramirez, author of “The Alchemy of Us: How Humans and Matter Transformed One Another”, and Timothy Cole, author of “The Sea Glass Murders”, will each read an excerpt from their book at the event. A discussion and Question & Answer session will follow. Both Arsenault and Ramirez are finalists in the nonfiction category and Cole is a “Spirit of Connecticut” finalist.

All books are available HERE and may be brought to this event to be signed. Attendees will also be able to purchase the authors’ books at the event.

This is a FREE program for adults but registration is required. Please call 860-645-0821 to register. For more information on this event, please call (860) 645-0821 or visit the library website at http://library.townofmanchester.org 

Thurs. 2/24/22 5:30pm Pints & Pages Book Club at Red Heat Tavern: The Storied Life of AJ Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin

5:30 social, 6:00 discussion. You must text/call to reserve your seat (860) 265-6077. 

20 attendees maximum to leave extra space. Lively discussion, delicious food (including gluten free), craft beers, & cocktails ~ a perfect night out!

Separate checks provided. 400 Evergreen Way #466, South Windsor.

Mon. 2/28/22 10:30am Black History Month East Windsor Senior Center Book Club: An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

To celebrate Black History Month we'll discuss Tayari Jones' An American Marriage.

All seniors are invited to meet us for a lively, indoor discussion. 125 Main St., Broad Brook (behind the Fire Dept.).

Fri. 3/4/22 10:30am: Evergreen Crossings Book Club: The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant

Residents of Evergreen Crossing will join book club facilitator, Cynde Acanto, to discuss The Boston Girl.

This event is for residents only.

Thurs. 3/31/22 5:30pm Pints & Pages Book Club at Red Heat Tavern: Saint X by Alexis Schaitkin

5:30 social, 6:00 discussion. You must text/call to reserve your seat (860) 265-6077. 

20 attendees maximum to leave extra space. Lively discussion, delicious food (including gluten free), craft beers, & cocktails ~ a perfect night out!

Separate checks provided. 400 Evergreen Way #466, South Windsor.

Tues. 4/12/22 5pm-7pm Book Launch at Hawk Ridge Winery: Nan Rossiter, A Good Measure

Stop by to meet Nan and pick up signed copies of her books! Pre-order now!

28 Plungis Rd., Watertown, CT

Thurs. 4/21/22 1pm Willa Cather Book Club at Red Heat Tavern: O Pioneers!

Join podcaster & book blogger Chris Wolak for a lively discussion. We'll meet in the private room. Separate checks provided.

400 Evergreen Way #466, South Windsor.

Thurs. 4/28/22 5:30pm Pints & Pages Book Club at Red Heat Tavern: The Last Bookshop in London by Madeline Martin

5:30 social, 6:00 discussion. You must text/call to reserve your seat (860) 265-6077. 

20 attendees maximum to leave extra space. Lively discussion, delicious food (including gluten free), craft beers, & cocktails ~ a perfect night out!

Separate checks provided. 400 Evergreen Way #466, South Windsor.

All events subject to change. Please confirm date/RSVP at https://www.facebook.com/BookClubCT/events

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