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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, Jul 16 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jul 17 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jul 18 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jul 19 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jul 20 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 21 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 22 Closed

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

Sat, Jul 21, 7:00pm - 11:00pm
Join us to watch Moana on the big screen with activities before the movie. ... more
Join us to watch Moana on the big screen with activities before the movie. Co-sponsored by the Perry Sippo Friends of the Library & Stark Parks. Movie will be shown inside if weather is inclement.
Registration is now closed

Meeting Room
Mon, Jul 23, 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.
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Meeting Room
Mon, Jul 23, 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.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Snakes, turtles, reptiles and birds - oh my! Learn all about these creatures and... more
Snakes, turtles, reptiles and birds - oh my! Learn all about these creatures and others in Outback Ray's fun, educational and hands-on show.

Meeting Room
Wed, Jul 25, 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, Jul 25, 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.
This event is full

Meeting Room
Thu, Jul 26, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Story times open up the world of books, music, culture, and play to young children and... more
Story times open up the world of books, music, culture, and play to young children and their families. Registration is required for all.
This event is full