Upcoming Events
Saturday, March 18 - 2pm - Children's Book Signing with Wendell & Florence Minor - How to Be a Bigger Bunny
When Tickles the bunny's family goes on an adventure without her, Tickles reads her book, How to Be a Bigger Bunny, and then winds up on an adventure of her own. When she finds her furry family in trouble, she must become a bigger bunny and save the day. Perfect for Easter time and springtime as well as year-round reading aloud and sharing.
David DeWitt, a certified Graphoanalyst, explores the links between handwriting and human behavior, specifically in relation to "aggressive and dishonest behavior" in hopes that signs can be detected early on in life. Read more...

Sunday, April 2nd - 2pm - Author Discussion & Signing with Harriet Scott Chessman - The Lost Sketchbook of Edgar Degas
Ten years after Edgar Degas' 1872 visit to New Orleans, a lost sketchbook surfaces. His Creole cousin Tell -- who lost her sight as a young woman -- listens as her former child-servant describes the drawings and reads Degas' enigmatic words. It's both cryptic and revelatory, leading Tell to new understandings of her marriage, her difficult, brilliant cousin Edgar, her daughter Josephine, and herself . Read more...
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Featured Staff Pick of the Week: The Last Painting of Sara De Vos
"This marvelous novel is as beautifully rendered as its central character, a 17th Century Dutch painting.
Dominic Smith is a master of composition as he layers and blends his wonderful paint box full of art and forgery spread out over three centuries and three different continents.  The writing is beautiful and fresh.  I did not want this book to end and only regret the painting is fictional as I would travel far to see it." -PAM 
In Becoming Wise, Krista Tippett has created a master class in living for a fractured world. Fracture, she says, is not the whole story of our time. The enduring question of what it means to be human has become inextricable from the challenge of who we are to one another. She insists on the possibility of personal depth and common life for this century, nurtured by science and "spiritual technologies," with civility and love as muscular public practice. And, accompanied by a cross-disciplinary dream team of a teaching faculty, she shows us how. 

Our book club is open to all and no registration is required, so please feel free to read the book and join in on the discussion!
Questions? Please call 860-868-0525.

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