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Clubs & Groups
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The Library offers a variety of monthly books clubs. Registration is required and can be done by calling the Library at 609-967-7155 or stopping by. Complimentary books may be available for attendees.
Book Club Moderator Dottie Pearson - Meets on the second Wednesday of the month from 6pm-7:30pm
Mystery Book Club Moderator Dottie Pearson - Meets on the fourth Thursday of the month from 6pm-7:30pm
Romance Book Club Moderator Michelle Devine - Meets on the third Wednesday of the month from 6pm-7:30pm
History Book Club Moderator Conrad Weiler - Meets on the first Wednesday of the month from 6pm-7:30pm (no summer meetings)
Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs. The program model involves reading the Great Decisions Briefing Book, watching the DVD and meeting in a Discussion Group to discuss the most critical global issues facing America today.
The Library's Great Decisions group is led by Conrad Weiler, Associate Professor Emeritus of Political Science at Temple University. Sessions are held each spring.
Topics for Great Decisions 2018 include: The waning of Pax Americana?, Russia's foreign policy, China and America: the new geopolitical equation, Media and foreign policy, Turkey: a partner in crisis, U.S. global engagement and the military, South Africa's fragile democracy, Global health: progress and challenges.
Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Visit the Events Calendar for specific date and time information.
Italian Culture Group
Meet with others interested in learning more about Italian art, music, architecture, history, lifestyles. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month from 3:30pm-4:30pm. No registration required. Group does not meet in July and August.
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome. This group meets every Monday from 3:30pm to 4:30pm. No registration required.
Love Scrabble? Looking for some fun competition? Join the Scrabblers on the second and fourth Monday of each month from 5:45pm-7:45pm. No registration required.