Book Clubs


JFK Evening Book Group

Meets: 3rd Monday of the month (except where noted), 6:30 p.m., in the group study room.


Meeting Dates for 2016


January 25 (moved to fourth Monday due to holiday on Jan 18)

Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks  


February 22 (moved to fourth Monday due to holiday on Feb 15)

The Wright Brothers by David McCullough  


March 21 

Reader's choice   



I am Malala: story of the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban by MalalaYousafzai  



Some Luck by Jane Smiley  


June 20 

Reader's choice  Summer Potluck 


July 18 

The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the fire that saved America by Timothy Egan


August 15 

The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon by Alexander McCall Smith


September 19

The Marriage of opposites by Alice Hoffman 


October 17

We Are Water by Wally Lamb


November 21

The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd  


December 12 (note: 2nd Monday instead of 3rd) 

Reader's choice Holiday Potluck




"I hated school. It's embarrassing when your peer would correct your spelling paper and you had practically nothing...The literacy program has really helped me by encouraging me. I never got that when I was a kid."

- Ron

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