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Adults and 50-Plus

You may be surprised to discover the variety of activities offered at the library. Visit us for reading recommendations, technology assistance, special events, research help, retirement planning resources and more.

Why Join Book Discussions?

According to Why Book Clubs are a Great Thing, there are five reasons why you should join a book club:

  1. Reading is good for your brain.
  2. Book clubs are sociable and prompt discussions with old or new friends.
  3. Reading things you might not have otherwise can expand your horizons.
  4. Book clubs offer a way to reflect on our society today.
  5. Book clubs are FUN!

The library offers a variety of book discussions. Come join us! 

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Racy Reads Book Discussion

Join fellow romance readers as we enjoy racy stories that range from
gentle heat to a 5-alarm fire!


Want to test the temperature of the book we're discussing? See our Racy Reads Romance Rating Scale.


Upcoming virtual discussions:

the kissing quotient

  • December 20, 6:30 p.m.: Princess for Christmas by Jenny Holiday (Rating: Simmer). Register.
  • February 28, 2022, 6:30 p.m.: Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston (Rating: Sizzling)
  • April 18, 2022, 6:30 p.m.: Sweet Talkin' Lover by Tracey Livesay (Rating: Sultry)
  • June 20, 2022, 6:30 p.m.: Bared to You by Sylvia Day (Rating: 5-Alarm Fire)
  • Romance Awareness Month! August 15, 2022, 6:30 p.m.: TBD

Racy Reads Romance Rating Scale

  • Gentle Heat: Very sweet, Hallmark movie story. Everything is left to the imagination, but there is light spice to the story.
  • Warm: Affectionate read with some kissing, embracing and hold-holding. You sigh and imagine your Charming riding in a on white horse as your emotions are the focus of these stories. 
  • Simmer: Candlelight dinners with lingering and stealing glances. Intimate situations that activate your imagination.
  • Sultry: Fire is beginning to smoke and things are heating up. Intense romantic scenes that only require some imagination.
  • Sizzling: Steamy scenes that will have you grabbing your collar and clearing your throat. Stories that leave very little to the imagination. 
  • 5-Alarm Fire: Nothing is left to the imagination! You're taking a cold shower as scenes are explicit and detailed. 

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