ADULT PROGRAMS

*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 – Postponed until further notice.

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.


AFTERNOON BOOK GROUP – First Thursday of the month, 1:30 PM. Currently meets outside to practice social distancing. (Group will be moving indoors when New England weather really sets in – with masks, social distancing, and a limit of 10 in the meeting room.)

This group typically meets at the library the first 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!

October 2020: Robertson, Kim Michele – The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek – October 1, 1:30 PM

November 2020: Skloot, Rebecca – The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks – November 5, 1:30 PM

December 2020: Brooks, Geraldine – Year of Wonders – a Novel of the Plague – December 3, 1:30 PM

January 2021: Shapiro, Barbara – The Muralist – January 7, 1:30 PM

February 2021: Horan, Nancy – Under the Wide and Starry Sky – February 4, 1:30 PM


EVENING BOOK GROUP – Postponed until further notice.

This group meets monthly to discuss a chosen book. Titles alternate between fiction and non-fiction. The group is made up of residents of Nottingham and the surrounding communities. Until recently, the group was a combined effort between Nottingham and Northwood.  Due to increased turnout by Nottingham residents, we now hold most meetings in Nottingham.  New members are always welcome!

October 2020: Becoming – Michelle Obama – October 28, 7:00 PM

December 2020: Abundance: A Novel of Marie Antoinette Selena Jeter Naslund – December 2, 7:00 PM

January 2021: The Pioneers – David McCullough – January 27, 7:00 PM

February 2021: Me Before You – Jojo Moyes- February 23, 7:00 PM –

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