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Book Club

From Book to Big Screen

2017-12-11 11:00:00 2017-12-11 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, December 11
11:00am - 1:00pm

Add to Calendar 2017-12-11 11:00:00 2017-12-11 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
Dec 11  Live by Night
Jan 8    The Circle
Feb 12  The Dressmaker

Book and Movie Discussion
Mondays | 12–1 pm
Dec 18   Live by Night by Dennis Lehane
Jan 22   The Circle by David Eggers
Feb 26  The Dressmaker by Rosalie Ham

In 1926, during the Prohibition, Joe Coughlin defies his strict law-and-order upbringing by climbing a ladder of organized crime that takes him from Boston to Cuba where he encounters a dangerous cast of characters who are all fighting for their piece of the American dream. When Mae Holland is hired to work for the Circle, the world's most powerful internet company, she feels she's been given the opportunity of a lifetime. The Circle, run out of a sprawling California campus, links users' personal emails, social media, banking, and purchasing with their universal operating system, resulting in one online identity and a new age of civility and transparency. After twenty years spent mastering the art of dressmaking at couture houses in Paris, Tilly Dunnage returns to the small Australian town she was banished from as a child. She plans only to check on her ailing mother and leave. But Tilly decides to stay, and though she is still an outcast, her lush, exquisite dresses prove irresistible to the prim women of Dungatar.

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
We're closed Sunday December 24
Mon, Dec 11 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Dec 12 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Dec 13 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Dec 14 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Dec 15 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Dec 16 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Dec 17 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 C
Mon, Dec 18, 11:00am - 1:00pm
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Meeting Room
Tue, Dec 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Join fellow knitters and crocheters to work on current projects at all skill levels while sharing tips and tricks.

Tue, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hang out with your friends and make new ones at the Library. Enjoy activities... more
Hang out with your friends and make new ones at the Library. Enjoy activities including music, art, STEM, snap circuits, and more. Each day will bring something new to do and explore.