The Lakewood Public Library, for all its diversions, is a place for books and reading. Those with a desire to share their thoughts and experiences might consider dropping in at one of our regular book clubs. The long-running Booked for Murder Book Club is a club for lovers of murder, mystery and mayhem. The Knit & Lit Book Club offers a forum for those who like to tackle challenging fiction and serious stitchery at the same time.
The Book Clubs meet in the Main Library Basement Meeting Room once a month. Check out our website or program guide to discover which books we’ll be discussing next.
Call to register. Gentle Subversive: Rachel Carson, Silent Spring, and the Rise of the Environmental Movement. Literature Series presented by Cheryl Wires. In this three-week series, well discuss The Gentle Subversive, Mark Hamilton Lytles account of Rachel Carsons life and legacy. By writing Silent Spring, this woman scientist reluctantly challenged the use of pesticides in […] Read More
Come and join the conversation during our newest book club. There are sure to be serious and thought-provoking discussions about many subjects inspired by these non-fiction works. Tonight we will discuss Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl. Read More
Come share your passion for great literature and show off your knitting, crocheting, counted cross-stitch, embroidery and quilting works-in-progress. Tonight we will discuss The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold in the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown. Read More