Posts Tagged ‘book club’

Eat Your Words Cookbook Club

A book club for food lovers. Participants will check out a cookbook to coincide with the monthly theme and prepare a dish from the book to bring to the next book club. Books will be reviewed and dishes sampled. Yum! Don’t cook but still want to participate? No worries, we will find an easy no-cook…

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2nd Tuesday Book Club: The Lake of Dreams

Join us September 11, 2018, for a discussion of Kim Edward’s The Lake of Dreams, a powerful family drama and unforgettable story of love lost and found. Books may be checked out at the circulation desk. 

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Great American Bestseller Book Club Launches

The Enid Public Library is launching a new book club in September called the Great American Bestseller Book Club. This book club explores the relationship between popularity and quality in American fiction and how books have captivated and shaped America. Each week will feature a 30-minute presentation by Professor Peter Conn (Great Courses), followed by group…

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Book Lovers’ Biblio Picnic

Join us for a Biblio Picnic at noon on June 6. What is a biblio picnic you ask? It’s a chance for book lovers to enjoy a picnic lunch on the library lawn and talk books. You bring lunch and we’ll provide drinks and desserts. There will be door prizes! This activity is geared for…

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The Help to be the Subject of Book Talk @ the Library in September

Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who’s always taken orders quietly, but lately she’s unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her tongue but now must somehow keep secrets about her employer that leave her speechless. White socialite Skeeter just graduated college. She’s full of ambition, but…

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May Newsletter for Adult Programs

May 2017 May 2018 Enid Public Library Adult Classes, Workshops, and Events “The world’s favorite season is the spring.  All things seem possible in May.” –  Edwin Way Teale Dear Readers, April is over! It has been a tough month for many; with prairie fires, allergies, school funding issues, and spring fever to contend with.…

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April 11 Book Talk @ the Library

April’s Book Talk @ the Library will be a discussion on The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid, a 2006 memoir by best-selling travel writer Bill Bryson. The book delves into Bryson’s past, telling of his youth growing up in Des Moines, Iowa during the 1950s and early 1960s. The discussion will be held…

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The Winter Read 2017 January 1-February 28

Beat the winter blues by registering for the Winter Read, where participants “read to earn” entries into a contest. Participants will receive one entry for every five hours of reading (or listening to an audio book). Registration will count as an entry, so be sure to stop by the service desk to register and pick…

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January 2017 Adult Programs Newsletter

Greetings Friends, If you would like to receive the monthly Adult Programs Newsletter via email please send your request to mholmes@enid.org. The Winter Read 2017 January 1-February 28 Beat the winter blues by registering for the Winter Read, where participants “read to earn” entries into a contest. Participants will receive one entry for every five…

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