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Book Club

From Book to Big Screen

2017-09-18 12:00:00 2017-09-18 13:00:00 America/New_York Book Club Bring a lunch and discuss books that have made it to the big screen. Books are available at desk. Perry Sippo Branch

Monday, September 18
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Add to Calendar 2017-09-18 12:00:00 2017-09-18 13:00:00 America/New_York Book Club Bring a lunch and discuss books that have made it to the big screen. Books are available at desk. Perry Sippo Branch

Bring a lunch and discuss books that have made it to the big screen. Books are available at desk.

Movie Viewing
Mondays | 11 am–1 pm
Sep 11  Before I Fall
Oct 9    The Zookeeper's Wife
Nov 13  Winter's Tale

Book and Movie Discussion
Mondays | 12–1 pm
Sept 18  Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver
Oct 16    The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman
Nov 20   Winter's Tale by Mark Helpin

After she dies in a car crash, teenage Samantha relives the day of her death over and over again until, on the seventh day, she finally discovers a way to save herself. The true story of how the keepers of the Warsaw Zoo saved hundreds of people from Nazi hands. When Germany invaded Poland, Stuka bombers devastated Warsaw--and the city's zoo along with it. With most of their animals dead, zookeepers Jan and Antonina Zabinski began smuggling Jews into empty cages. One winter night, Peter Lake--master mechanic and second-story man--attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Though he thinks it is empty , the daughter of the house is home. Thus begins the affair between a middle-aged Irish burglar and Beverly Penn, a young girl dying of consumption. It is a love so powerful that Peter Lake, a simple and uneducated man, will be driven to stop time and bring back the dead."

FAQs

Will the book be available for me to borrow?
Yes, titles are reserved for members and available at the desks.

Where can I find books by my favorite author, explore similar authors, or find the next book in the series I'm reading?
You can find similar books with NoveList Plus, a comprehensive online readers’ advisory tool. Using NoveList, you can search among hundreds of thousands of popular fiction and readable nonfiction titles, and also retrieve author read-alikes, book lists, book discussion guides, and more.

                     

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Movies | Book Clubs |

TAGS: | Books to Movies | Book Club |

Perry Sippo Branch

perry@starklibrary.org
Phone: 330-477-8482

Branch manager
Lisa Szeles

Hours
Mon, Jan 15 Closed
(Martin Luther King Day)
Tue, Jan 16 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jan 17 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jan 18 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jan 19 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jan 20 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jan 21 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch
The Perry Sippo Branch is located within the Exploration Gateway alongside the Stark County Park District office. The branch boasts a serene atmosphere and views of Sippo Lake as well as a coffee and gift shop.

Upcoming events

Room A
Wed, Jan 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
Combine literacy with yoga! Stretch, grow and learn with some "mommy and me" fun with... more
Combine literacy with yoga! Stretch, grow and learn with some "mommy and me" fun with Miss Abigail from the Paul and Carol David YMCA. Bring your yoga mat if you have one. Ages 2-5 years.

Room C
Wed, Jan 17, 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Going in Style starring Morgan Freeman and Michael Caine, rated PG-13.

Sat, Jan 20, 10:00am - 10:45am
Program held at the YMCA 1333 N. Park Ave NW Canton. Explore the solar system by... more
Program held at the YMCA 1333 N. Park Ave NW Canton. Explore the solar system by taking journey through the universe in our portable planetarium loaned from the Cleveland Museum of Natural History.
This event is full

Sat, Jan 20, 11:00am - 11:45am
Program held at the YMCA 1333 N. Park Ave NW Canton. Explore the solar system by... more
Program held at the YMCA 1333 N. Park Ave NW Canton. Explore the solar system by taking journey through the universe in our portable planetarium loaned from the Cleveland Museum of Natural History.
This event is full

Sat, Jan 20, 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Program held at the YMCA 1333 N. Park Ave NW Canton. Explore the solar system by... more
Program held at the YMCA 1333 N. Park Ave NW Canton. Explore the solar system by taking journey through the universe in our portable planetarium loaned from the Cleveland Museum of Natural History.
This event is full

Sat, Jan 20, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Program held at the YMCA 1333 N. Park Ave NW Canton. Explore the solar system by... more
Program held at the YMCA 1333 N. Park Ave NW Canton. Explore the solar system by taking journey through the universe in our portable planetarium loaned from the Cleveland Museum of Natural History.
This event is full

Meeting Room
Mon, Jan 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.

Meeting Room
Mon, Jan 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.

Room C
Mon, Jan 22, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Bring a lunch and discuss books that have made it to the big screen. Books are... more
Bring a lunch and discuss books that have made it to the big screen. Books are available at desk.

Meeting Room
Mon, Jan 22, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Create, play and survive in Minecraft worlds with others. Bring your WiFi enabled... more
Create, play and survive in Minecraft worlds with others. Bring your WiFi enabled device with the recent version of Minecraft installed to join in on the fun.

Meeting Room
Tue, Jan 23, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Take your digital library with you in a pocket. Libby is our new, free mobile app for... more
Take your digital library with you in a pocket. Libby is our new, free mobile app for the library’s digital collection that you can access on your tablet or smart phone.

Meeting Room
Wed, Jan 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.

Meeting Room
Wed, Jan 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.