Book Event

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

February 16 at 7:30 p.m. – Evening Book Discussion: A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

Join us on February 16th at 7:30 p.m. as we discuss A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman.  A feel-good story in the spirit of The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry and Major Pettigrew's Last Stand, Fredrik Backman's novel about the angry old man next door is a thoughtful exploration of the profound impact one life has on countless others. For more information, please call the Reader Services Department at 516-794-2570 ext. 236.

Monday, January 11, 2016

January 20 at 7:00 p.m. - Evening Book Discussion: The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure - Skype with Author!

Join us on January 20th at 7:00 p.m. as we skype with Charles Belfoure, author of The Paris Architect, his thrilling novel set in Paris during World War II.

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

January 11th at 12:30 p.m. - LUNCH 'N BOOKS/AUTHOR EVENT: Hissing Cousins: The Untold Story of Eleanor Roosevelt and Alice Roosevelt Longworth by Marc Peyser and Timothy Dwyer. The authors will be present to discuss their work.

Join us on January 11 at 12:30 p.m. as authors Marc Peyser and Timothy Dwyer discuss Hissing Cousins, their critically acclaimed double biography of first cousins Eleanor Roosevelt and Alice Roosevelt Longworth. For more information, please call the Reader Services Department at 516-794-2570 ext. 236.

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

December 7th at 12:30 p.m. - Lunch 'N Books: Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf

Join us on December 7 at 12:30 p.m. as we discuss Kent Haruf's final novel, Our Souls at Night.  For more information, please call the Reader Services Department at 516-794-2570 ext. 236.

Thursday, November 12, 2015

November 23 at 7:30 p.m. – Evening Book Discussion: The Songs of Willow Frost by Jamie Ford

Join us on November 23 at 7:30 p.m. as we discuss The Songs of Willow Frost by Jamie Ford.  This program usually meets monthly at 7:30 p.m. at the library and is led by the members of the group. The books are chosen by the participants and the whole session is discussion oriented. For more information, please call the Reader Services Department at 516-794-2570 ext. 236.

Friday, November 6, 2015

November 11th at 12:30 p.m. - Lunch 'N Books: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

Join us on November 11 at 12:30 p.m. as we discuss Harper Lee's newly discovered novel, Go Set a Watchman. Originally written in the mid-1950s, this work features many of the characters from To Kill a Mockingbird some twenty years later.  For more information, please call the Reader Services Department at 516-794-2570 ext. 236.

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

November 5th at 12:30 p.m. - Lunch 'N Books: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Join us on November 5 at 12:30 p.m. as we discuss Harper Lee's classic Pulitzer Prize winning novel, To Kill a Mockingbird.  For more information, please call the Reader Services Department at 516-794-2570 ext. 236.