*Special events are featured on the library’s calendar.

Game & Gab: First Tuesday of the Month, 1:00 PM

Bring your friends and your games for an afternoon of gaming and gabbing. Light refreshments will be served.

Book Discussions

COOKBOOK GROUP – Third Thursday of the month, 6:30 PM

Do you like to cook or try new recipes? This group is for you! A cookbook is selected each month, stop into the library to choose a recipe and register, then make your dish and bring it to the meeting to share.

*Registration required – Limited to 16 participants.

August: Vacation – See you in September

July: Heart of the Plate – July 18, 6:30 PM

June: Off-site meeting – June 13, 5:00 PM

May: In honor of Mother’s Day, share your favorite recipe made by an influential woman in your life. – May 16, 6:30 PM

April: First Mess – April 18, 6:30 PM

March: Magnolia Table – March 21, 6:30 PM

February: Everyday Dorie – February 21, 6:30 PM

January: New England Soup Factory Cookbook – January 17, 6:30 PM


AFTERNOON BOOK GROUP – Third Thursday of the month, 1:30PM

This group typically meets at the library the third Thursday of the month to discuss a chosen book.  Books are available ahead of time at the library.  Please contact the library if you are interested in joining us!

July: Blume, Judy – In the Unlikely Event – July 18, 1:30 PM

June: Bailey, Elisabeth Tova – The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating – June 20, 1:30 PM

May: Simonson, Helen – The Summer Before the War – May 16, 1:30 PM

April: Gaiman, Neil – The Ocean at the End of the Lane – April 18, 1:30 PM

March: Burton, Jessie – The Miniaturist – March 21, 1:30 PM

February: Patchett, Ann – Truth & Beauty – February 21, 1:30 PM

January: Wingate, Lisa – Before We Were Yours – January 17, 1:30 PM

EVENING BOOK GROUP – Fourth Wednesday of the month, 7:00PM

This group meets monthly to discuss a chosen book. Titles alternate between fiction and non-fiction. The group is made up of residents of both Nottingham and Northwood and the meetings alternate between the two town libraries as well. New members are always welcome!

July: Vacation – See you in August

June: Kingsolver, Barbara – Unsheltered – June 26, 7:00 PM – Nottingham

May: Lawson, Jenny – Furiously Happy – May 22, 7:00 PM – Northwood

April: Berg, Elizabeth – The Story of Arthur Truluv – April 24, 7:00 PM – Nottingham

March: Irving, Debby – Waking Up White – March 27, 7:00 PM – Northwood

February: Chabon, Michael – Moonglow – February 27, 7:00 PM – Nottingham

January: Finkel, Michael – Stranger in the Woods – January 23, 7:00 PM – Northwood

Past books the Northwood/Nottingham group has read since 1990: