Books & Poetry Events

March 19 - 25, 2019

Tuesday, March 19

After School Club

Drop in after school for reading, crafts, and games.

Writers Read: Annual Readings by Group Members

This weeks Tuesday Writing & Poetry series features an annual dedicated evening of readings by Niki Patton's writing group ~ Writers Read. Writers Read is...

Wednesday, March 20

Young Adult Book Group

This month's book for discussion, led by Morgan, is In Real Life, a graphic novel. From acclaimed teen author Cory Doctorow and rising star cartoonist Jen...

Library Book Group

The group will meet to discuss Lisa Halliday's book, Asymmetry.

Thursday, March 21

Oak Bluffs Writers Group

Open to writers of all kinds. No registration necessary, repeat attendance encouraged. Bring something to share.

Story Time

All this March we celebrate the wonderful stories of Dr. Seuss.

Book Babies

A lap-sit storytime for pre-walkers. Songs, a story, and playtime.

VHPL Book Club

Come enjoy a lively discussion in a casual atmosphere. Monthly book selections are available at the circulation desk, and everyone is invited to join us....

 Library Book Group

Join a lively discussion of the book A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman.

Friday, March 22

Book Talk: Martha's Vineyard in World War II

Thomas Dresser will give a book talk on his 2014 book entitled Martha's Vineyard in World War II. All are welcome.

Saturday, March 23

Contemporary Poetry Book Club

Poets and poetry lovers, join us for a new monthly group. For those who find themselves saying “I want to read more poetry,” “I never set aside any time to...

Portuguese Story Hour

Join us for stories in Portuguese geared toward preschool children.

Sunday, March 24

Church Book Group

This month's book is Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stephenson. Co-facilitators are Elliot Bennett and Lisa Crisp.

Drop-In Poetry

We read and discuss two or more poems from classic and contemporary poets, and then use those poems and models for in-class writing exercises. These sessions...

Author Talk: Jacquie Renear & Emily Keith

Join us for a book talk with local author Jacquie Renear and illustrator Emily Keith. Ms. Renear and Ms. Keith will present their newly released children’s...

Monday, March 25

Pre-School Storycraft Storytime

Best suited for ages 3 and above. Storytime will start with stories being read and will end with a short craft.

March 19 - 25, 2019