Book Discussion Groups

Book clubs are a wonderful way to share the joys of reading with others. They also help you to learn about the latest books and even broaden your tastes. Check one out and enjoy the companionship of other readers and some great books! Please see a librarian for a copy of any of the books.

 

Wednesday, April 8th, 7PM (Virtual)

Great Reads to Get You Through a Pandemic

Led by Library Director Barbara Ball. This uncertain moment in history is among the best of times to read and share great books. What have you been reading that captivates your mind and transports you to a different place/time? Grab a cup of tea, download the JITSI MEET app (or go to JITSI on your computer if it has audio/visual capabilities) and let’s talk about books that have opened our minds and hearts. Go to JITSI at 7PM and enter the room Windsor VT Library 

Do you need help getting JITSI and practicing connecting beforehand? Please email barbara@windsorlibrary.org.
 
 
Climate Change Book and Discussion Group:  
Occurs the second Monday of each month, starting when the COVID-19 pandemic has passed and the library can resume normal operations. Dates below will probably be moved forward based on this.


April 13th - The End of Nature | Bill McKibbon (Postponed)


May 11th - Silent Spring | Rachel Carson


June 8th - The Uninhabitable Earth | David Wallace-Wells


July 13th - The Sixth Extinction | Elizabeth Kolbert


Aug - VACATION - no meeting


Sept 14th - Truth to Power | Al Gore


Oct  12th - On Fire | Naomi Klein


Nov 9th - The Hidden Life of Trees | Peter Wohlleben


Dec - Inconspicuous Consumption | Tatiana Schlossberg


Jan - Drawdown | Paul Hawkin

 

Feb - The Future We Choose | Christiana Figueres & Tom Rivett-Carnac


March - Blessed Unrest | Paul Hawken

 
 April -  Regeneration | Paul Hawken


Call or email Barbara at 802-674-2556, librarian@windsorlibrary.org, to reserve your copy of the book.
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Mobile Book Club:  Residents at Cedar Hill Nursing Home can enjoy a book discussion by a visiting member of the Library staff.  On May 13th from 11-12, we will be discussing Jesmyn Ward's Sing, Unburied, Sing! Please see Activities Director, Ruth Barton, if you'd like to be involved with our mobile book club!