Save the date for the Children's Library's upcoming book groups for kids. Since the new Nutmeg Nominees for 2014 will be announced in April, the Nutmeg Book Groups will resume in the summer. Interested in starting your own book club? The Library has Book Club Kits available for many ages.
Jr. Book Club
Early elementary readers are invited to share their thoughts on some of the booktalking selections for this year. The discussion will be followed by an activity, game, or craft inspired by the story. Grades 2 to 3
Wednesdays, 5 to 6 pm
February 6 - Violet Mackerel’s Brilliant Plot by Anna Branford
March 6 - Being Teddy Roosevelt by Claudia Mills
April 3 - Earthling by Mark Fearing
Tween Book Group
Come and chat over pizza about some of the Best Books of 2012. After the discussion everyone will take part in a book-related activity. Ages 9 to 12.
Wednesdays, 6 to 7 pm
February 13 - Wonder by R. J. Palacio
March 20 - Jefferson’s Sons by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
April 10 - Breadcrumbs by Anne Ursu