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Book Club

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Summer Reading Club and program registration is required for all summer programs.

Teen Book Discussions
Wednesdays at 3 PM (ages 12-18)

City of Ember   Evolution of Calpurnia Tate

June 26 - We will discuss City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau. Books will be available for checkout beginning May 28.

In the year 241, twelve-year-old Lina trades jobs on Assignment Day to be a Messenger to run to new places in her decaying but beloved city.

July 24 - We will discuss The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly. Books will be available for checkout beginning July 3.

In central Texas in 1899, eleven-year-old Callie Vee Tate is instructed to be a lady by her mother, learns about love from the older three of her six brothers, and studies the natural world with her grandfather.

Summer Reading Club participation is free to Cherry Valley Library card holders. Out-of-district fee for participation is $10 per child or $25 per family.


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