Hungry Ear June 25th @ 5:30

“The Hungry Ear,” celebrating the art of the short story, will honor the passing of two giants of American literature, Tom Wolfe, and Phillip Roth, at the June meeting. Wolf's satire on writing, Mauve Gloves & Madmen, Clutter & Vine, will be read by John Carey. Bill Gorman will read Phillip Roth's, The Contest for Aaron Gold, which is set in a Jewish boys' summer camp. Judy McMahon and The Hungry Ear Readers have been giving dramatic readings since 2007. For further information, call the library at 607-778-6451.

Concert in the Garden-The Vollmers June 28th @ 6:00

All ages welcome to come listen to great music in our garden! In case of rain, the concert will be held in the Decker Room. Bring your own chair or blanket to enjoy the show. The Vollmers are an acoustic duo composed of newlyweds Claire Byrne of Driftwood and Brian Vollmer (Old Time Music Party & The Gerry Garcia String Band). Their performance is an endearing set of older Country and Bluegrass songs, Archaic Fiddle Tunes from Rural Appalachia, and Original Roots Music.

What Is Your Favorite Book?

The Great American Read has selected what they feel is the 100 best-loved books in America, but we want to know what is YOUR most-loved book.  Which book has touched you?  Made you laugh or made you think?  Which book would you read over and over again?  Click here to vote.
*Hint: it does not need to be on the Great American Read list.
 

Books and Beans June 21st @ 6:00

The Library has started a new book club. The group will meet at various businesses in the City of Binghamton. The next meeting will be held at Cyber Cafe West located at 176 Main Street. Come sip some coffee  or get a bite to eat while we discuss TheSweet Potoato Queens' Book of Love by Jill Conner Browne. Registration is required; please call the Information Desk at 778-6451.

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