Book Notes: Author, poetry readings planned
Saturday, November 10, 2012 12:01 am
Fiction writer, editor and satirist Alissa Nutting will conduct a reading of her work at 7 p.m. Monday at the University of Saint Francis' Student Center, 2701 Spring St. Free admission.The adult book group meets at 2 p.m. Nov. 28 at Aboite branch library, 5630 Coventry Lane. “Team of Rivals” by Doris Kearns Goodwin is this month's book.John Bradley will read some of his poetry at IPFW's Visiting Writers Series at 3 p.m. Tuesday in Walb Student Union, Rooms G21 and G21A, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E. Free admission.The Cookbook Book Club meets at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Aboite branch library, 5630 Coventry Lane. Call 421-1310 for more information.The “Classics” adult book group meets at 7 p.m. Nov. 27 at Dupont branch library, 536 E. Dupont Road. “The Grapes of Wrath” by John Steinbeck is this month's book.Teens ages 12-18 meet and discuss books regarding changing worlds and changing lives at 4 p.m. Wednesday at Little Turtle branch library, 2201 Sherman Blvd.Guys, ages 6-12, can discuss what they're reading at 4 p.m. Nov. 19 at Tecumseh branch library, 1411 E. State Blvd.Girls, ages 6-12, can discuss what they're reading at 4 p.m. Monday and Nov. 26 at Tecumseh branch library, 1411 E. State Blvd.The Lunch and Lit Book Group meets at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Grabill branch library, 13521 State St., Grabill. Call 421-1325 for book's title.Kids discuss what they read and enjoy a root beer float, too, at 4 p.m. Nov. 28 at Pontiac branch library, 2215 S. Hanna St.Children can practice their reading skills by reading to friendly dogs that want to listen at these locations:•6:30 p.m. Mondays at Aboite branch library, 5630 Coventry Lane.
•6 p.m. Mondays at Little Turtle branch library, 2201 Sherman Blvd.
•5 p.m. Thursdays at Pontiac branch library, 2215 S. Hanna St.A book club for adults who enjoy British humor meets at 7 p.m. Nov. 21 at New Haven branch library, 648 Green St., New Haven. This month's book is “The Toyminator” by Robert Rankin.