Ten years ago the National Endowment for the Arts published a comprehensive overview of the state of reading in America. “To Read or Not to Read” portrayed a disturbing story of Americans […]
The Perry Room is our local history room. This is the first in a series of articles highlighting some of the treasures found there. Featured Author: Julia Davis Julia Davis, born in […]
September 20 5:00 pm Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys From rutasepetys.com: In 1945, World War II is drawing to a close in East Prussia and thousands of refugees are on […]
September 19 3:30 pm Join us for a discussion of White Trash. The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America. by Nancy Isenberg. From nancyisenberg.com: In her groundbreaking history of the class system […]
August Discussion August 16th @ 5:00 pm From brittanycavallaro.com: The first book in a witty, suspenseful new trilogy about a brilliant new crime-solving duo: the teen descendants of Sherlock Holmes and John […]
Choose ANY Dave Barry book for our August book club. Join us on August 15th to discuss your book.
The Charles Town Library will be closed July 3rd & 4th in observance of Independence Day. Have a safe and wonderful holiday.
Join us July 18 from 3:30 – 5:00 pm as we discuss The Mapmaker’s Children: A Novel by Sarah McCoy. From sarahmccoy.com: Sarah Brown, the vibrant, talented daughter of abolitionist John Brown, is […]
The Summer Reading Program is an Oral History Project. Oral history is an in-depth interview with a person or persons about personal experiences, recollections, and reflections WHO TO INTERVIEW Do you have […]
Join us Tuesday, June 20th @ 3:30pm for a discussion of The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck.