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Brown Bag Book Club

Our lunchtime book club at Paper City Coffee

2023-06-21 12:00:00 2023-06-21 13:00:00 America/New_York Brown Bag Book Club Our Brown Bag Book Club meets at lunch time on the third Wednesday of each month at Paper City Coffee (47 S. Paint St.). Paper City Coffee (47 S. Paint St.) - Meeting Room

Wednesday, June 21
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-06-21 12:00:00 2023-06-21 13:00:00 America/New_York Brown Bag Book Club Our Brown Bag Book Club meets at lunch time on the third Wednesday of each month at Paper City Coffee (47 S. Paint St.). Paper City Coffee (47 S. Paint St.) - Meeting Room

Our Brown Bag Book Club meets at lunch time on the third Wednesday of each month at Paper City Coffee (47 S. Paint St.).

Here are the books we'll be discussing in the next few months, with links to digital copies:


Wednesday June 21: Steven Rowley's The Guncle (ebook, audiobook)
Wednesday July19: Elyssa Friedland's Last Summer at the Golden Hotel (ebook, audiobook)


There will also be copies available to pick up at the Northside Branch and Main Library. As always, please feel free to attend even if you have not read the book.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Bookworm | Book Club |

TAGS: | book club | adults | adult |

Offsite

Phone: 740-702-4145

Hours
About the branch

Sometimes, library events are held offsite at locations around the community.  You might find us with a storytime at Yoctangee Park, or a book club at the local coffee shop!

Upcoming Events

Mon, Oct 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Big Lots parking lot
Catch the Bee, CRCPL's Mobile Library, at the Big Lots parking lot, 985 N. Bridge St., Chillicothe.

Mon, Oct 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Northside Branch - Myers Meeting Room
Join us for a half hour of music, movement, and stories. Each session ends with a few minutes of open play with music, developmentally-appropriate toys, and everyone's favorite: the bubble machine!

Mon, Oct 02, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Yoctangee Park Armory
Catch the Bee, CRCPL's Mobile Library, at Yoctangee Park! Sign up for a library card, browse the collection, check out books and DVDs, and use the Bee's built-in WiFi.

Mon, Oct 02, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Northside Branch - Conference Room,Myers Meeting Room
Reluctant readers or kids first learning to read are encouraged to pay a visit to our listening dog. Call the library to reserve your 15-minute time slot each Monday.

Mon, Oct 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library - Annex Room E
Start your spooky season off early by creating a creepy choker. Choose between a zombie stitch choker or a vampire bite wound.

Mon, Oct 02, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Richmond Dale Branch - In the Library
October is Fire Prevention Month and the Jefferson Township Fire Department will be visiting the library! They will be talking about fire safety, and you'll be able to see a fire truck up close.

Mon, Oct 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Offsite
Join us the first Monday of the month to discuss a variety of LGBTQ+ literature, everything from fantasy to memoirs.

Tue, Oct 03, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Main Library - Annex Room C
The Children's Clothing Bank, located in the Main Library Annex and operated by the First Presbyterian Church of Chillicothe, provides clothes for children ranging in size from infant to teens.

Tue, Oct 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Mt. Logan Branch - In the Library
Join us for a paint night using mixed media to create a 3-dimensional cauldron painting.

Tue, Oct 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Northside Branch - Meeting Room B
Teens, create some ghoulish or gorgeous tiny art!

Wed, Oct 04, 9:00am - 10:00am
Main Library - Annex Room A
Join us at the Main Library Annex and try this gentle form of exercise.

Wed, Oct 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Children's Area
Come listen to some great stories and songs. Storytime helps develop a young child's literacy skills and nurtures a love of reading.

Wed, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Kingston Branch - Kingston Meeting Room
Join us for stories and a marble painting craft.

Wed, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Paxton (Bainbridge) Branch - In the Library
Join us for a storytime and coloring.

Wed, Oct 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Howard S. Young (Frankfort) Branch - Frankfort Meeting Room
Attention Homeschoolers! The first Wednesday of the month we are offering hands on S.T.E.A.M activities. This month we will be cooking with the kids!

Wed, Oct 04, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Richmond Dale Branch - In the Library
Join us for our Adult Book Club. At each meeting, we will discuss the previous month's book and enjoy hearing everyone's thoughts and opinions.

Wed, Oct 04, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Fredneck's Mini Mart
Catch the Bee, CRCPL's Mobile Library, at Fredneck's Mini Mart, 144 Ohio 772, Bainbridge (Nipgen).

Wed, Oct 04, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Huntington Township Family Dollar
Catch the Bee, CRCPL's Mobile Library, at the Huntington Township Family Dollar, 6169 Blain Hwy, Chillicothe.

Wed, Oct 04, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
South Salem Branch - In the Library
Join us as we make a creepy web out of string and wooden craft sticks to get into the Halloween spirit.

Wed, Oct 04, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Northside Branch - Myers Meeting Room
Learn alphabet, numbers, and general greetings in this ASL for Beginners for adults.

Wed, Oct 04, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Richmond Dale Branch
Join us at the Richmond Dale Branch to celebrate 30 years of being open to the community. Light refreshments will be served.

Wed, Oct 04, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Children's Area
The Budding Bookworms you know and love, but in the evening! We'll have stories, songs, and activities to help little ones wind down for the night.

Thu, Oct 05, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Main Library - Annex Room A
Imaginative play, stories, games, art & music. This program is a partnership between the library and Easterseals of Central and Southeast Ohio.

Thu, Oct 05, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Northside Branch - Conference Room,Myers Meeting Room
Neurodivergent children and their caregivers are invited to sing, move, and play in a welcoming and supportive environment. Please contact us for any accommodations or information.

Thu, Oct 05, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Annex Room E
Come make awesome Perler Bead creations or build all your wildest imaginations with us at the Main Library Annex. Building materials may include Keva Planks, Lego, giant blocks, and more!

Thu, Oct 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Mt. Logan Branch - In the Library
Spiritual Intuitive Junia Patrick will be joining us to discuss Tarot and its history. Adults of all experience levels are welcome. We will also create a Tarot card. Feel free to bring your own deck!

Mon, Oct 09, All day
Main Library
All library locations are closed for the holiday.

Mon, Oct 09, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Main Library - Annex Room B
Library board meetings are typically held the second Wednesday of each month at 4:30 p.m. in the Main Library Annex.

Rescheduled
Mon, Oct 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
New date Tuesday, October 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Rescheduled due to Indigenous Peoples Day.

Tue, Oct 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Main Library - Annex Room C
The Children's Clothing Bank, located in the Main Library Annex and operated by the First Presbyterian Church of Chillicothe, provides clothes for children ranging in size from infant to teens.

Tue, Oct 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Main Library
Hey kids, ever wondered what it would be like to paint with Sphero robots? Now's you chance to find out! Join us at the Main Library to create a one-of-a-kind work of art!

Tue, Oct 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Northside Branch - Myers Meeting Room
Want to be an author or artist when you grow up? Love graphic novels and comics? Kids and teens, come to local author Wes Molebash's engaging workshop to learn more!

Tue, Oct 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Rescheduled due to Indigenous Peoples Day.

Wed, Oct 11, 9:00am - 10:00am
Main Library - Annex Room B
Join us at the Main Library Annex and try this gentle form of exercise.

Wed, Oct 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Children's Area
Come listen to some great stories and songs. Storytime helps develop a young child's literacy skills and nurtures a love of reading.

Wed, Oct 11, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Clarksburg BookHive
Catch the Bee, CRCPL's Mobile Library, at the BookHive in Clarksburg, located at 10849 Main St.

Wed, Oct 11, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Adelphi UMC
Catch the Bee, CRCPL's Mobile Library, at the Adelphi United Methodist Church, 11879 Main St., Adelphi.

Wed, Oct 11, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
South Salem Branch - In the Library
Join us for our annual pumpkin painting and be entered into the contest for Best Pumpkin Painting. We promise a great time! All you need to do is bring your pumpkin, we supply the rest!

Wed, Oct 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Main Library - Annex Room B
Are you ready to spark your imagination and learn about the power of electricity? Join us for a shockingly fun time with snap circuits and other related activities.

Thu, Oct 12, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Main Library - Annex Room A
Imaginative play, stories, games, art & music. This program is a partnership between the library and Easterseals of Central and Southeast Ohio.

Thu, Oct 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Westland Estates
Catch the Bee, CRCPL's Mobile Library, at Westland Estates, 2441 Anderson Station Rd., Chillicothe.

Thu, Oct 12, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
South Salem Branch - In the Library
Join us for our annual pumpkin painting and be entered into the contest for Best Pumpkin Painting. We promise a great time! All you need to do is bring your pumpkin, we supply the rest!

Thu, Oct 12, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Annex Room E
Teens! Join us at the Main Library Annex - you'll be able to choose from a large selection of board games and Wii U games. You can even bring your Nintendo Switch to play multiplayer games.

Thu, Oct 12, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Mt. Logan Branch - In the Library
Do you love to be scared? We'll be discussing the most terrifying books the library has to offer. Read our suggested monthly book or bring a horror book recommendation to share with the group!

Fri, Oct 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Northside Branch - Myers Meeting Room,Conference Room
Come meet your community's leaders and helpers! We'll read a story, sing songs, play, and learn about how our guest reader makes our community great and how you can follow in their footsteps!

Fri, Oct 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Paxton (Bainbridge) Branch - Paxton Meeting Room
Come and create the adorable little pumpkin, Spookley!

Fri, Oct 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Northside Branch - Myers Meeting Room
Read books, eat snacks, play games, and more! Designed for emerging readers who want to build a love for literacy. Each month we'll read one short nonfiction book and the first book of a series!

Mon, Oct 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Big Lots parking lot
Catch the Bee, CRCPL's Mobile Library, at the Big Lots parking lot, 985 N. Bridge St., Chillicothe.

Mon, Oct 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Northside Branch - Myers Meeting Room
Join us for a half hour of music, movement, and stories. Each session ends with a few minutes of open play with music, developmentally-appropriate toys, and everyone's favorite: the bubble machine!

Mon, Oct 16, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Yoctangee Park Armory
Catch the Bee, CRCPL's Mobile Library, at Yoctangee Park! Sign up for a library card, browse the collection, check out books and DVDs, and use the Bee's built-in WiFi.

Mon, Oct 16, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Northside Branch - Conference Room
Reluctant readers or kids first learning to read are encouraged to pay a visit to our listening dog. Call the library to reserve your 15-minute time slot each Monday.

Mon, Oct 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Kingston Branch - Kingston Meeting Room
Make a pumpkin, ghost, or whatever you choose using recycled containers.

Mon, Oct 16, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Paxton (Bainbridge) Branch - Paxton Meeting Room
Teens, join us in creating a Boo-tiful Halloween painting!

Mon, Oct 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Howard S. Young (Frankfort) Branch - Frankfort Meeting Room
Press pause on nature by saving blooms to enjoy for years to come. Join us to learn basic knowledge of pressing flowers and to create a unique pressed flower piece to take home.

Mon, Oct 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Richmond Dale Branch - In the Library
Make cute Halloween characters using wooden craft sticks.

Mon, Oct 16, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
South Scioto School Building
Catch the Bee, CRCPL's Mobile Library, at the Historic South Scioto School Building, 1808 Massieville Rd., Massieville.

Mon, Oct 16, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Northside Branch - Myers Meeting Room
Join us and make a fall welcome sign using wooden cookies!
Registration opens Monday, October 2 2023 at 9:00am