Book briefs: Book club meetings and more
Saturday, May 25, 2013 12:01 am
Mark Paul Smith will hold a book-signing for his memoir, “the hitchhike,” 5-9 p.m. Thursday at Castle Gallery, 1202 W. Wayne St.Bookflix is for ages 6-14 who like to read and watch movies and meets at 4 p.m. June 3 and 17 at Tecumseh branch library, 1411 E. State Blvd.The adult book group meets at 2 p.m. June 26 at Aboite branch library, 5630 Coventry Lane. This month's book is “State of Wonder” by Ann Patchett.High school home-schoolers will meet at 10 a.m. June 14 to discuss a book of the month at the Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza.The Cookbook Book Club meets at 2 p.m. June 12 at Aboite branch library, 5630 Coventry Lane. Call 421-1310 for more information.The “Classics” adult book group meets at 7 p.m. June 25 at Dupont branch library, 536 E. Dupont Road. “The House of the Seven Gables” by Nathaniel Hawthorne is next month's books.Girls, ages 6-12, can discuss what they're reading at 4 p.m. June 10 and 24 at Tecumseh branch library, 1411 E. State Blvd.The Lunch and Lit Book Group meets at 1 p.m. June 12 at Grabill branch library, 13521 State St., Grabill. Call 421-1325 for book's title.Bella's Book Club, for ages 15-18, discusses supernatural books similar to Stephenie Meyer's “Twilight” at 3:30 p.m. June 6 at Tecumseh branch library, 1411 E. State Blvd.Children can practice reading to friendly dogs at these locations:•6:30 p.m. Mondays atAboite branch library, 5630 Coventry Lane.
•4 p.m. Wednesdays at Dupont branch library, 536 E. Dupont Road.
•6:30 p.m. Thursdays at Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza.
•5 p.m. Thursdays at Pontiac branch library, 2215 S. Hanna St.A book club for adults who enjoy British humor meets at 7 p.m. June 19 at New Haven branch library, 648 Green St., New Haven.