The Library Board of the Farmington Community Library will hold a Special Meeting on Tuesday, October 27 2020 at 4:00 p.m. This meeting will be held electronically. To attend, please follow these instructions.

Welcome back! We have missed you! The Library is now in Phase 4 of our Reopening Plan. Library hours are Monday 12-7, Tuesday 12-6, Thursday 12-7, Friday 12-6, and Saturday 9-3. We will be closed to the public on Wednesdays and Sundays. Patrons may browse collections, ask for reference assistance, pick up holds, renew or apply for a Library card, and use self-checkout stations with a library card or scannable digital version. Curbside service will remain open. For computer appointments, please call the Library during open hours. Please continue to use the outdoor book drops to return your items. For more information, read the details of our phased reopening.

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Library Sponsored Book Discussion Groups

Farmington Community Library’s Book Discussions will take place online using Zoom web-conferencing. Participating Farmington Community Library cardholders can check out each month’s book using the Library’s digital Hoopla collection or physical copies as available. Registration is required for each discussion. Please remember to include your email address so we can send you a Zoom invitation. We hope you will join us!

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To register for book club discussions, please click here.

Costick Center Book Discussion

Join us to discuss and enjoy both fiction and non-fiction titles with like-minded readers from your community. Meets the first Thursday of the month.

The Overstory by Richard Powers

Paperbacks are available for checkout at the Liberty Street information desk. Call the information desk (248) 553-0321 to have a copy held.

Available as an e-Audiobook in Hoopla

Thursday, November 5, 1:00 p.m.

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ESL Book Discussion Group

A book discussion group designed especially for non-native English speakers! Join us to read and discuss one book over several weeks. You’ll read the chapters at home and we’ll discuss plot, dialogue, and culture when we get together. Registration is required.

The Last Flight by Julie Clark

Available as an e-Audiobook in Hoopla

Wednesdays, Sept. 16 – Nov. 11, 1:30 p.m.

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GNU Book Discussion

Calling all Geeks, Nerds, and U! Do you love getting lost in books about alternate universes? Space? Time travel? Anything science related? Then this GNU Book Discussion is for U!

The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern

Available as an e-book and an e-audiobook via cloudlibrary.

Wednesday, November 18, 7:00 p.m.

 

Hooked On Books

Join fellow book lovers for a monthly discussion of new and classic books. Meets the fourth Monday of every month.

The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

The book can be accessed online through Project Guttenberg by clicking here.

Monday, October 26, 7:00 p.m.

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Popular Book Discussion

We are on temporary hiatus.  Check back for future dates!

Join other reading enthusiasts for coffee and lively, informal book discussion. Meets the first Wednesday of every month.

 

 

Top Shelf Reads

Join us to discuss edgy and offbeat Books.

The Rise of Wolf 8: Witnessing the Triumph of Yellowstone’s Underdog by Rick McIntyre

Paperbacks are available for checkout at the Liberty Street information desk.

Available as an e-Book and e-Audiobook in Hoopla

Monday, Nov. 9, 7:00 p.m.

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Looking to sponsor your own book discussion group?

Hoopla Book Club Hub

Hoopla’s Book Club Hub

Each quarter, a new Spotlight Selection title is featured, along with a discussion guide and exclusive author interview to help you get the most out of your book club. With every title on Hoopla available instantly, with no holds, no waiting, and no late fees, everyone can start reading or listening right away, simultaneously, with their choice of eBook or audiobook!

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