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There’s a book club for everyone at Briggs

July 5, 2018

Have you ever read a book that was so good (or so bad) that you just had to talk about it? Avid readers are invited to join any of three Brigg Lawrence County Public Library monthly book clubs.

All you have to do to participate is check out the monthly selection at the host branch library (or download a digital copy or use your own), read the book and then join us on the scheduled day for a lively conversation.

The South Point group meets at 11 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. They will be talking about “Because You’re Mine” by Coleen Coble on July 10. Call 740-377-2288.

The Ironton group will discuss “Lady Maybe” by Julie Klassen at 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 18. This group meets on the third Wednesday monthly at 2:30 p.m. Call 740-532-1124.

The Proctorville book discussion club meets at 2 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month and will talk about “The Husband’s Secret” by Liane Moriarty on July 19. Call 740-886-6697.

The Chesapeake library is looking for a group of individuals who enjoy reading outside their comfort zones for a new book group to meet at 6 p.m. one Tuesday a month. If you’re interested in starting a new book club at the Chesapeake library, call Tami at 740-867-3390.

There is still plenty of time to join a summer reading club at Briggs Lawrence County Public Library. Clubs are open to children, teens and adults. For details or to sign up please visit your local Briggs Library location.

With the theme, “Libraries Rock,” the weekly children’s summer reading program schedule is:

Storytime for ages 3 to 5:

n Ironton at 11 a.m. Mondays

n Symmes Valley at 11 a.m. Mondays

n Proctorville at 11 a.m. Tuesdays

n South Point at 11 a.m. Wednesdays

n Chesapeake at 11 a.m. Thursdays

Stories and Activities for elementary age children:

n Ironton at 2 p.m. Mondays

n Symmes Valley at 2 p.m. Mondays

n Proctorville at 2 p.m. Tuesdays

n Chesapeake at 2 p.m. Thursdays

Toddler Time for up to age 3:

n Ironton at 11 a.m. Tuesdays

Briggs Library Schedule for July 5-12:

n Today, 4 p.m.: Briggsy’s Block Party: Lego Club at the South Point library.

n Today, 5 p.m.: Crochet Club at the Proctorville library.

n Friday, 1 p.m.: Free Movie, “The Enchanted Stallion,” at the Symmes Valley library.

n Tuesday, 11 a.m.: Book Club, “Because You’re Mine” by Coleen Coble, at the South Point library.

n Tuesday, 2 p.m.: Crochet Club at the South Point library.

n Tuesday, 4 p.m.: Briggsy’s Block Party: Lego Club at the Ironton library.

n Wednesday, 2 p.m.: Faux Punched Tin Craft at the Chesapeake library.

n Thursday, July 12, 2 p.m.: Teen and Tween Tie Dye Bandana Craft at the South Point library.

For the latest, up-to-date information on activities at Briggs Library, visit our website at www.briggslibrary.com and click on the Event Calendar button.