2010-04-01 / News

Library book groups announce spring selections

The book discussion groups at the Jamestown Philomenian Library have announced their selections for the coming months:

• “Burning Bright” by Tracy Chevalier will be discussed Monday, April 19, at 7 p.m. and Tuesday, April 20, at 1 p.m.

• “The Necklace: Thirteen Women and the Experiment That Transformed Their Lives” by Cheryl Jarvis will be discussed Monday, May 17, at 7 p.m. and Tuesday, May 18, at 1 p.m.

• “The Help” by Kathryn Stockett will be discussed Monday, June 21, at 7 p.m. and Tuesday, June 15, at 1 p.m.

• “Brooklyn” by Colm Toibin will be discussed Monday, July 19, at 7 p.m. and Tuesday, July 20, at 1 p.m.

There will be a special meeting for “The Reading Across Rhode Island” book selection, “The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society,” on Tuesday, May 25, at 1 p.m.

Meetings are ordinarily held on the third week of the month. The evening group meets on the third Monday of the month at 7 p.m.; the afternoon group meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 1 p.m.

Library Director Judy Bell facilitates both groups. The book discussions are free and open to the public. Call 423-7280 for more information or to reserve a book.

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