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All book club meetings are free and open to the public. Copies of books up for discussion are available for patrons to borrow on a first-come first-served basis at the Ground Floor Checkout Desk. You may also reserve a copy by calling the Information Desk at 978-674-4120. Please have your library card ready.

The Novels & Nibbles Book Club meets on the third Thursday of the month – please confirm the schedule in case of changes due to conflicts 6:00 – 7:30 pm.

Are you looking for your next great read? Want to find others who love reading and the library as much as you do? Join us for a monthly Novels & Nibbles Book Club on the third Thursday of the month. We’ll be able to chat about books, enjoys some great seasonal drinks and snacks, while also talking about reading! The best part – you don’t have to read anything special or anything out of your favorite genre. Also, if you love nonfiction, that’s fantastic, too. We want to hear about anything that you are enjoying. Bring what you are currently reading or just recently finished to talk about what you liked, if you’d recommend it, and any other thoughts. This will help us to expand our patron picks display while also finding people who love reading, having a good time and more!

For more information about the Novels & Nibbles Book Club, please contact Gwen Junghanss at or call 978-674-1546.

The Short Story Book Club meets on the Last Wednesday of every month 7:00 – 8:00 PM.

For more information about the Short Story Book Club, please contact Bridget Cooley at or call 978-674-1548.

Upcoming Discussions

September’s Theme – Hispanic Writers

The Fifth Story – Clarice Lispector
The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
My Life with the Wave by Octavio Paz
Eleven by Sandra Cisneros
The Jacket by Gary Soto

International Book Club is back on the second Wednesday of the month at 6:30 pm – this is virtual program only.

For more information about the International Book Club, please contact Pam Colt at

Upcoming Discussions

October 11

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Things I’ve Been Silent About by Azar Nafisi

Adults Read YA Book Club meets on the third Monday of the Month at 5:30 pm in the Ground Floor Meeting Room

YA books aren’t just for teens! So many YA (Young Adult) books have great appeal for readers of all ages. Once a month this book club comes together at either the library’s ground floor meeting room to discuss current YA titles we’re reading and to spotlight a specific book as well.

For more information about the Adults Read YA Book Club, please contact Sam Scala at

Upcoming Discussions

September 18

Funeral Songs for Dying Girls by Cherie Dimaline

October 23

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Surrender Your Sons by Adam Sass

Graphic Novel/ Comic Book Club meets on the first Wednesday of the Month at 5:30 pm in the Ground Floor Meeting Room

Do you enjoy comics? And graphic novels? How about manga? If so, then this book club is for you! Once a month we get together to talk about some graphic works we’ve been reading or ones we’re excited to read. So stop on by and tell us about your favorite reads — and some recommendations for new ones!

For more information about the Graphic Novel/ Comic Book Club, please contact Sam Scala at