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Book Club

From Book to Big Screen

2017-11-20 12:00:00 2017-11-20 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, November 20
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Add to Calendar 2017-11-20 12:00:00 2017-11-20 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, Feb 19 Closed
(Presidents' Day)
Tue, Feb 20 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 21 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 22 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Feb 23 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Feb 24 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 25 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

Meeting Room
Mon, Feb 26, 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, Feb 26, 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
Mon, Feb 26, 12:00pm - 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, Feb 26, 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
Wed, Feb 28, 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, Feb 28, 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.

Meeting Room
Wed, Feb 28, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn about the different styles of a mouse; maintenance; learn the right and left click... more
Learn about the different styles of a mouse; maintenance; learn the right and left click and how to scroll on a page.

Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 01, 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.

Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Enjoy lively discussions with others on today's most intriguing books and topics. ... more
Enjoy lively discussions with others on today's most intriguing books and topics. Books available at checkout desk.

Meeting Room
Sat, Mar 03, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday with stories, games, crafts and more! Activities will... more
Celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday with stories, games, crafts and more! Activities will include: make your own Oobleck, a "Seuss-O" game, and a scavenger hunt.