Ellsworth Public Library

Tuesday Readers

First Tuesday of the month at 2:00 p.m.

The Tuesday Readers meet on the first Tuesday of the month from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. Coffee, tea, and light refreshments will be served.

The group votes twice a year on their reading list. The list for the first half of 2020 is coming soon!​

Discussions for 2019

November 5, 2019 from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.  Join us for a discussion of Pam Jenoff’s The Lost Girls of Paris.

December 3, 2019 from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.  Choose your own book

 

Book-a-Month 

First Thursday of the month at 6:00 p.m.

The Book-a-Month Club meets on the first Thursday evening of the month from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.  Coffee and tea provided. The group votes at the end of the year for next year’s list. The list for 2020 will be available soon!

Discussions for 2019

November 7, 2019 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Join us for a casual discussion of Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan

December 2019 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.  End of the year potluck: Choose your own book to discuss and bring a book for the Yankee Swap

 

Janwillem van de Wetering Book Discussion

Second Saturday of the month at 1:00 p.m.

Leading up to the Van de Wetering Festival planned for August 2020, join Library Director Amy Wisehart for a monthly afternoon book discussion in memory of local crime writer Janwillem van de Wetering.  Tea and light refreshments will be served.

Discussions for 2019

Saturday, November 9, 2019 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. The Streetbird by Janwillem van de Wetering

No meeting scheduled for December.

 

Leadership Book Group

Third Wednesday of the month at 12:00 p.m.

Join Library Director Amy Wisehart for a lunchtime discussion of a book about leadership. This group will meet on the third Wednesday of each month at noon. Copies of the book are available upon request via interlibrary loan. Participants are welcome to bring a brown bag lunch.

Discussions for 2019

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action by Simon Sinek.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. The Culture Code: The Secrets of Highly Successful Groups by Daniel Coyle.

No meeting scheduled for December.

 

Books are available by request through interlibrary loan.  Sign up at the meeting for next month’s book or click here to reserve your copy.

Please note that unless specified, the author will not be present at these book discussions.