Clubs & Groups

Clubs

Cards ‘n’ Coffee

Every Tuesday from 10:30am – noon, come play cards and enjoy some coffee with light refreshments.

Pinterest Crafters Club

The last Wednesday of the month 7-8pm at the Main Library. Join us for a night of making crafts from the great online world of Pinterest. For more information please see our Pinterest Club board.

Club Code

The second Thursday of the month 3:30-5:30pm at the Main Library. For programmers and those who wish to learn. You must bring your own device. Languages: Java, Javascript, Ruby, Python.
 

Book Groups

There are five active book groups between the Main and Endicott libraries:

To sign up for a group, email or call (781) 751-9284 (Main book groups) or (781) 751-9178 (Endicott book groups).

We order a handful of books needed for the groups in advance, generally a month before each group meets.
The requested books can be picked up on the bookcase in the meeting room at Endicott; at the Main, the books are kept on the shelf at the circulation desk. ALL books MUST be checked out at the Circulation Desk.

Main Library Book Group
Wednesday evenings, 7:00pm, Main Library, 43 Church Street, History Room
• May 17 – A Good Indian Wife by Ann Cherian
• June 21 – The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson
• September 20 – Dinner With Edward by Isabel Vincent
• October 1 – The Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly
• November 15 – The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
• December 20 – Commonwealth by Ann Patchett

Endicott Book Group aka Between the Lines Book Group
Tuesday evenings, 7:00pm, Endicott Branch, 257 Mount Vernon Street, Meeting Room
• May 16 – A Good Indian Wife by Anne Cherian
• September 19 – A Man Called Ove by Backman
• October 17 – Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
• November 21 – The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
• December 19 – Station 11 by Emily St. John Mandel
• January 16 – The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney
• February 20 – The Red Coat by Dolly Carson
• March 20 – The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben
• April 17 – The Circle by Dave Eggers

Endicott Women’s Book Group
Tuesday evenings, 7:00pm, Endicott Branch, 257 Mount Vernon Street, Meeting Room
• May 2 – Dinner With Edward by Isobel Vincent
• June 5 – A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
• September 5 – Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson
• October 3 – Our Souls at Night by Ken Haruf
• November 7 – Enchanted August by Brenda Bowen
• December 5 – Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
• January 2 – The Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly
• February 6 – The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

Endicott Afternoon Book Group
Meets every 2nd Thursday afternoon of the month at 12:30pm at the Endicott Branch Library
• May 11 – Did You Ever Have a Family? by Bill Clegg
• September 14 – Dear Mr. You by Mary Louise Parker
• October 12 – Inside the O’Brien’s by Lisa Genova
• November 9 – How it All Began by Penelope Lively
• December 14 – The Nest by Cynthia D. Sweeney

Mom’s Book Group
Endicott Estate, 7:15pm, followed by apps and laughs at 8:30-ish
• May 11 – Be Frank With Me by Julia Claiborne Johnson
• July 13 – The Sisterhood by Helen Bryan
• August 10 – The Wangs vs. The World by Jade Chang
• September 14 – Women of the Silk by Gail Tsukiyama
• October 12 – Nine Parts of Desire by Geraldine Brooks
• November 9 – When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi