Several interesting book discussions are coming up soon here at Manhattan Public Library, so be sure to find a copy of the books so that you can join in! We have several copies of each of the titles–you may need to place your name on the holds list!
September 25 at 7:00 pm there will be a discussion of the KSU 2014 common read “The Ghost Map” by Steven Johnson. Discuss how Dr. John Snow and Rev. Whitehead collaborated to change the way we view disease and urban design. The discussion will be led by K-State Librarian Joelle Pitts.
- October 30 at 7:00 pm come to discuss “Revolutionary Heart” with the author Diane Eickhoff! She will discuss her main character, a Kansas suffragist who helped pave the way for change.
- November 13 at 6:00 pm, join us for Books and Brew at the Little Apple Brewery–a discussion of “The Things They Carried” by Tim O’Brien. We will explore this searing and poignant portrayal of the experience of American soldiers in Vietnam. Appetizers will be provided.
November 20 at 7:00 pm at Manhattan Public Library, join us for a discussion of “The Things They Carried”, led by Dr. Kim Stanley of the Kansas Humanities Council.
Ask at the Information Desk or the Reference Desk if you have any questions!!