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YA for Adults: "The Wrath and the Dawn" by Renee Ahdieh

Thu., 5/5/16, 7:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Young adult novels are definitely not just for teens anymore! Join our YA librarian for a discussion of The Wrath and the Dawn. New members are always welcome! Call 715-261-7230 for more information. ... (read more)
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Book Club: "The Girl Who Chased the Moon" by Sarah Addison Allen

Mon., 5/9/16, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
The Marathon City Book Club is held the second Monday of each month. The book for May is "The Girl Who Chased the Moon" by Sarah Addison Allen. ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Our Souls at Night" by Kent Haruf

Tue., 5/10/16, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "Our Souls at Night" by Kent Haruf! ... (read more)
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I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

Book Club: "I Am Malala" by Malala Yousafzai

Thu., 5/12/16, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "I Am Malala" by Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai! ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Leaving Time" by Jodi Picoult

Thu., 5/12/16, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Athens
Join us as we discuss "Leaving Time" by Jodi Picoult. We're always happy to have new members, so feel free to join us! ... (read more)
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Walk 'n' Talk Book Club

Do you like to discuss books and also to stay active? Join us for a "healthy" look at fiction and nonfiction with our new Walk 'n' Talk Book Club, when ... (read more)
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Funny Girl by Nick Hornby

Book Club: "Funny Girl" by Nick Hornby

Mon., 5/16/16, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Join us at the Mosinee Branch Library for a friendly, lively discussion of Nick Hornby's "Funny Girl." Set in 1960's London, the novel is an account of the adventures of ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Finding Jake" by Bryan Reardon

Mon., 5/16/16, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Stratford
Join us for our monthly book club at MCPL Stratford! The book we'll read and discuss for the month of May is "Finding Jake" by Bryan Reardon. ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Into The Free" by Julie Cantrell

Mon., 5/16/16, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Spencer
Join us for our monthly book club at MCPL Spencer! For the month of May, we'll read and discuss "Into The Free" by Julie Cantrell. ... (read more)
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Women's Night Out: "Isaac's Storm" by Erik Larson

Mon., 5/16/16, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for our monthly Women's Night Out Book Club! We'll read and discuss "Isaac's Storm" by Erik Larson. We're always looking for new attendees, so feel free to join us! Call 715-261-7230 for more information. ... (read more)
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Readers of Classic Literature: "East of Eden" by John Steinbeck

Wed., 5/25/16, 12:00pm 1:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Readers of Classic Literature book club for a lively discussion of Steinbeck's epic novel East of Eden, which is set in the rich farmlands of California's Salinas ... (read more)
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YA for Adults: "Every Breath" by Ellie Marney

Thu., 6/2/16, 7:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join our young adult librarian and discuss a popular teen novel! For the month of June, we'll be reading "Every Breath" by Ellie Marney. We're always looking for new attendees, so feel free to join us! ... (read more)
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Book Club: "To Kill A Mockingbird" and "Go Set A Watchman" by Harper Lee

Thu., 6/9/16, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
Join us for our monthly book club where we will discuss "To Kill a Mockingbird" and "Go Set a Watchman," both by Harper Lee. We're always looking for new attendees, so feel free to join us! Call 715-352-3155 for more information. ... (read more)
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Book Club: "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr

Thu., 6/9/16, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Athens
Join us as we discuss "All the Light we Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr. Marie Laure lives with her father in Paris and is blind by age six. Her father ... (read more)
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Book Club: "In the Heart of the Sea" by Nathaniel Philbrick

Mon., 6/13/16, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
The Marathon City Book Club is held the second Monday of each month. The book for June is "In the Heart of the Sea" by Nathaniel Philbrick. Read the book and join us for a lively discussion. New members are always welcome! ... (read more)
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Book Club: "The Beginner's Goodbye" by Anne Tyler

Tue., 6/14/16, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Beginner's Goodbye" by Anne Tyler! Simply read the book and attend our monthly book club to discuss it. We're always open to new attendees! ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Nightingale" by Kristin Hannah

Mon., 6/20/16, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Stratford
Join us as we get together to discuss "Nightingale" by Kristin Hannah! This book is about the lives of two sisters and how they survived and contributed to the ... (read more)
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Book Club: "The Rosie Effect" by Graeme Simsion

Mon., 6/20/16, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Join our monthly Mosinee Book Club to discuss the book "The Rosie Effect" by Graeme Simsion. We're always looking for new attendees, so feel free to read the book and join us! ... (read more)
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Women's Night Out: "Astonish Me" by Maggie Shipstead

Mon., 6/20/16, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for our monthly Women's Night Out Book Club! For the month of June, we'll be reading "Astonish Me" by Maggie Shipstead. ... (read more)
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Shotgun Lovesongs by Nickolas Butler

Book Club: "Shotgun Lovesongs" by Nickolas Butler

Wed., 6/22/16, 11:00am 12:00pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Join us as we discuss the book "Shotgun Lovesongs" by Nickolas Butler. We're always happy to have new attendees, so feel free to read the book and join us! ... (read more)
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Readers of Classic Literature: Short stories of Alexander Pushkin

Wed., 6/22/16, 12:00pm 1:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Readers of Classic Literature to discuss the short stories of Alexander Pushkin! Considered by many to be the founder of modern Russian literature, Pushkin pioneered the use of ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen

Mon., 7/11/16, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
The Marathon City Book Club is held the second Monday of each month. The book for July is "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen. We're always looking for new attendees, so feel free to join us! ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Look Again" by Lisa Scottoline

Tue., 7/12/16, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Join us for our monthly book club at MCPL Hatley! For July, we'll read and discuss "Look Again" by Lisa Scottoline. We're always looking for new attendees, so feel free to join us! ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Joy for Beginners" by Erica Bauermeister

Thu., 7/14/16, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
Join us for our monthly book club at MCPL Edgar! We'll read and discuss "Joy for Beginners" by Eric Bauermeister for the month of July. We're always looking for new attendees, so feel free to join us! ... (read more)
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Book Club: "The Oregon Trail" by Rinker Buck

Thu., 7/14/16, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Athens
Join us as we discuss "The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey" by Rinker Buck. Buck"s epic account of traveling the length of the Oregon Trail the old-fashioned way -- ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Room" by Emma Donoghue

Mon., 7/18/16, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Stratford
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "Room" by Emma Donoghue. ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Heaven is For Real" by Todd Burpo

Mon., 7/18/16, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Join us for our monthly book club at MCPL Mosinee! The book we'll read and discuss in July is "Heaven is for Real" by Todd Burpo. We're always looking for new attendees, so feel free to join us! ... (read more)
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Women's Night Out: "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr

Mon., 7/18/16, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for our monthly Women's Night Out Book Club! We'll read and discuss "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr. We're always looking for new attendees, so feel free to join us! ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Hot, Flat, and Crowded" by Thomas L. Friedman

Wed., 7/27/16, 11:00am 12:00pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Join us for a friendly discussion of "Hot, Flat, and Crowded" by Thomas L. Friedman! We're always looking for new attendees, so feel free to join us! ... (read more)
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YA for Adults: "The Sin Eater's Daughter" by Melinda Salisbury

Thu., 8/4/16, 7:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join our young adult librarian and discuss a popular teen novel! For the month of August, we'll be reading "The Sin Eater's Daughter" by Melinda Salisbury. We're always looking for new attendees, so feel free to join us! ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Station Eleven" by Emily St. John Mandel

Mon., 8/8/16, 5:45pm 7:00pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Join us for our monthly book club at MCPL Marathon City! The book for August is "Station Eleven" by Emily St. John Mandel. ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Orphan Train" by Christina Baker Kline

Tue., 8/9/16, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Join us for our monthly book club at MCPL Hatle! For August, we'll read and discuss "Orphan Train" by Christina Baker Kline. We're always looking for new attendees, so feel free to join us! ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children" by Ransom Riggs

Wed., 8/10/16, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
Join us for our monthly book club at MCPL Edgar! We'll read and discuss "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children" by Ransom Riggs for the month of August. We're always looking for new attendees, so feel free to join us! ... (read more)
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Book Club: B.Y.O. Book

Thu., 8/11/16, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Athens
In August, our monthly book club members are encouraged to bring a book of their choice for a Bring Your Own Book Club! You'll get to share what you loved ... (read more)
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Book Club: "All The Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr

Mon., 8/15/16, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Stratford
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "All The Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr. We're always happy to ... (read more)
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Book Club: "The Help" by Kathryn Stockett

Mon., 8/15/16, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Join us for our monthly book club at MCPL Mosinee! The book we're reading for the month of August is "The Help" by Kathryn Stockett. We're always looking for more attendees, so feel free to join us! ... (read more)
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