Chautauqua Literary & Scientific Circle

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Meets on the listed Thursdays at Noon

Learn how you can become a member of America’s oldest continuous book club! Each month a different book from the Chautauqua Literary & Scientific (CLSC) book list will be discussed. Call the library at 330-343-6123 to reserve your copy of discussion titles:

Commonwealth by Ann PratchettJanuary 25: Nagasaki: Life After Nuclear War by Susan Southard

 February 22: The Signal Flame: A Novel by Andrew Krivák

 March 29: Sing For Your Life: A Story of Race, Music, and Family by Daniel Bergner

 April 26: Commonwealth: A Novel by Ann Pratchett


For more information about CLSC, click here.


Check out these titles, previously read by the CLSC book group at Dover Public Library

Grandma Gatewood's Walk by Ben Montgomery

December 2017: The Excellent Lombards: A Novel by Jane Hamilton

November 2017: Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic by Sam Quinones

October 2017: Everybody’s Fool: A Novel by Richard Russo

September 2017: Grandma Gatewood’s Walk by Ben Montgomery

August 2017: The Crime of Complicity: The Bystander in the Holocaust by Amos N. Guiora

July 2017: Native Speaker by Chang-rae Lee

June 2017: The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates by Wes Moore

April 2017: The Long Walk: A Story of War and the Life that Follows by Brian Castner

March 2017: The Secret Chord by Geraldine Brooks

February 2017: Strangers Drowning: Impossible Idealism, Drastic Choices, and the Urge to Help by Larissa MacFarquhar

January 2017: The Big Tiny: A Built-It-Myself Memoir by Dee Williams

December 2016: The Opposite of Loneliness by Marina Keegan

November 2016: Thirteen Days in September by Lawrence Wright

October 2016: Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance

September 2016: Loving Frank: A Novel by Nancy Horan

August 2016: Washington’s Monument by John Gordon

July 2016: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

June 2016: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel