Third Monday of the Month at 7:00pm Book Discussion Group
Join us for an animated and interesting book discussion on the third Monday of each month from 7:00 - 8:15 p.m. on the lower level of the library. This group started meeting in 2006. Click on the title to link to a book discussion guide, when available. Here's the group's 2016 reading list:
|January 16th||Day Four||Sarah Lotz|
|February 20th||The Witch of Lime Street||David Jaher|
|March 20th||Sleeping Giants||Sylvain Neuvel|
|April 17th||The Stories of John Cheever||John Cheever|
|May 15th||The North Water||Ian McGuire|
|June 19th||Mischling||Affinity Konar|
|July 17th||Luckiest Girl Alive||Jessica Knoll|
|August 21st||Homegoing||Yaa Gyasi|
|September 18th||Blood Brothers: The Fatal Friendship of Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X||Randy Roberts and Johnny Smith|
|October 16th||Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places||Colin Dickey|
|November 20th||The Two-Family House||Lynda Cohen Loigman|
|December 18th||Our Souls at Night||Kent Haruf|
First Wednesday Morning at 10:00am Book Discussion Group
This is an animated and interesting book discussion on the first Wednesday of each month at 10 a.m. Happy Reading! Here's the 2017 schedule:
|January 5||The Pearl||J. Steinbeck|
|February 1||Summer Befoer the War||H. Simonson|
|March 1||The Kitchen House||K. Grissom|
|April 5||Aviator's Wife||M. Banjamin|
|May 3||Did You Ever Have a Family?||B. Clegg|
|June 7||Our Souls at Night||K. Harlif|
|July 5||When Breath Becomes Air||P. Kalanithi|
|August 2||The Nature of the Beast||L. Penny|
|September 6||Miller's Valley||A. Quindlen|
|October 4||News of the World||P. Jiles|
|November 1||A Man Called Ove||F. Backman|
|December 6||Shakespeare: The World as a Stage||B. Bryson|
The leader of this group is retired Way director Nancy J. Kelley. For more information, contact her at 419-866-6013.
Pizza & Pages Teen Book Club
The Pizza and Pages Teen Book Club is for students between the ages of 11-15. It has become one of the most popular teen programs at Way Library.
Join us on Friday afternoons for a lively discussion over pizza and pop. The club meets monthly from 3:30pm to 4:30pm in the Mercy Family Activity Center.
Homeschoolers' Book Talk
The Homeschoolers' Book Talk group is for homeschooling students ages 8-12. The group meets monthly on Mondays from 1:30pm to 2:30pm in the Mercy Family Activity Center.
The group discusses books of a variety of genres including Newbery Award and Honor Winners. Homeschoolers are provided the opportunity to enjoy good literature, express opinions, use deeper thinking skills, analyze events, and share ideas.
The Bookaneers Book Club
The Bookaneers Book Club is for kids ages 8-10. At each meeting, the group discusses the selected book, participates in related crafts and activities, and of course, there are always snacks! Bookaneers takes place monthly from 4:00pm-5:00pm in the Mercy Family Activity Center.