Morning Book Group
Second Tuesday at 10 a.m.
February 12The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
The handsome appearance of dissolute young Dorian Gray remains unchanged while the features in his portrait become distorted as his degeneration progresses. – (Baker & Taylor)
March 12The Man Who Loved China by Simon Winchester
A portrait of the mid-twentieth-century scientist and adventurer traces his British government mission to China, his love affair with visiting student Lu Gwei-Djen, and his pivotal influence on the Western world’s understanding of China’s culture and history. – (Baker & Taylor)
Evening Book Group
First Monday at 7 p.m.
February 4Range of Motion by Elizabeth Berg
When her husband slips into a coma after a serious accident, Lainey tries to maintain a normal life and her faith that he will recover by fantasizing about the woman who lived in the house before her – (Baker & Taylor)
March 4The Rent Collector by Cameron Wright
Under threat of eviction, Sang Ly and her husband, Ki Lim, who struggle to survive by picking through garbage in Cambodia’s largest municipal dump, embark on a desperate journey to save their ailing son from a life of ignorance and poverty. – (Baker & Taylor)
Non-Fiction Book Club
Fourth Wednesday at 7 p.m.
January 27The Soul of America by John Meacham
Shows readers moments throughout the nation’s history, including the Civil War, Reconstruction, and the Civil Rights movements, to guide them in understanding American politics today. – (Baker & Taylor)