In the summer of 1984, the war in Vietnam came home to Sam Hughes, whose father was killed there before she was born. The soldier-boy in the picture never changed. In a way that made him dependable. But he seemed so innocent. "Astronauts have been to the moon," she blurted out to the picture. "You missed Watergate. I was in the second grade."
Middle School book club, Fiction Addiction, grades 5-7 are invited to come to the library September 8th at 5:00 to discuss our book club and enjoy an activity (craft, theme food, movie). Those interested may sign up at the front desk or call 304 986-2803.
Book It! Will resume September 17th at 6:00 p.m. at the Literacy Volunteers Classroom on Locust Avenue. Copies of this month’s selection, Three Cups of Tea are available now at the circulation desk at the library. New members are welcome, simply stop in, sign out your copy and join us on September 17th! For more information, contact Julie at 304-366-1210.
The Awesome Readers’ Club will be held September 29th at 4:30. This month’s selection will be Divergent.
Page Turners will meet at Fairview Public Library on August 29th, 2:30pm to discuss The Housekeeper and the Professor.
Speaking of Books will meet at Fairview Public Library on August 26, 4:00pm to discuss "12 Angry Men".
The Awesome Readers' Club will meet on July 28th at 2:00PM to discuss Eragon.
Speaking of Books will meet on July 22nd to discuss Erik Larson’s Thunderstruck.
Pick up your copy of A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini at Mannington Library and join the “Cover 2 Cover” book club on Thursday July 17th at 1:30 p.m.
Speaking of Books will discuss Nickel and Dimed.