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Feb
7
Thu
Read2Red Book Club @ Wythe County Public Library
Feb 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Read2Red Book Club

Which is better: the book or the movie?
From reading to the red carpet, this is the Read2Red books-to-movie club! Read each month’s assigned novel or theme at home, then come to the club meeting to watch the movie counterpart with fellow bibliophiles and cinephiles. The club meets every first Thursday of each month at 10 am at Wythe County Public Library.
Lights – Camera – Read!

January
Book:  “Prisoner of Zenda” by Anthony Hope
Movie:  Prisoner of Zenda (1952)

Febraury
Book = Choose any spy novel you would like to read
(Need help finding a book? Check out this list of spy novels https://www.goodreads.com/)
Movie = Hitchcock’s “North by Northwest” (1959) starring Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason

March
Book:  “Rhubarb” by H. Allen Smith
Movie:  Rhubarb (1951) starring Ray Milland, Jan Sterling, Gene Lockhart

April
Book: Choose any book about alternate histories
(Need help finding a book? Try this article for inspiration https://bookriot.com/)
Movie: The Man from the Alamo (1953) starring Glenn Ford, Julie Adams

May
Book:  “Nothing Lasts Forever” by Roderick Thorp
Movie:  Die Hard (1988) (Rated R) starring Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman

June
Book:  Choose a book by Edna Ferber
Movie:  From the book to the stage to the screen… Showboat (1951) starring Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, Howard Keel

 

 

Feb
13
Wed
Mystery Book Club @ Wythe County Public Library
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mystery Book Club (Book and a movie!)

@Wythe County Public Library

Choose your own book by the specified author. A movie will also be shown.

 

January: Author – Anne George & a movie

February: Author – Stephen Frey & a movie

March: Author – Susan Elia MacNeal & a movie

April: Author – Susan Witig Albert & a movie

May: Author – Dick Francis & a movie

June: Author – Ace Atkins & a movie

For more information Call: 276-228-4951

Feb
14
Thu
Classic Book Club @ Wythe Count Public Library
Feb 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Classic Book Club

Wythe County Public Library

2nd Thursday of each Month at 10 am

Choose a book by or about the designated author.


January: Author – Ernest Hemingway & a movie that is based on the book A Farewell to Arms.

February: Author – Oscar Wilde & a movie based on the book Dorian Gray

March: Author – William Faulkner & a movie based on the book The Hamlet 

April: Author – Robert Penn Warren & a movie based on the book All the Kings Men 

May: Author – John Steinbeck & a movie based on the book Of Mice and Men

June: Author –  Jane Austin & a movie based on the book Persuasion

Mar
7
Thu
Read2Red Book Club @ Wythe County Public Library
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Read2Red Book Club

Which is better: the book or the movie?
From reading to the red carpet, this is the Read2Red books-to-movie club! Read each month’s assigned novel or theme at home, then come to the club meeting to watch the movie counterpart with fellow bibliophiles and cinephiles. The club meets every first Thursday of each month at 10 am at Wythe County Public Library.
Lights – Camera – Read!

January
Book:  “Prisoner of Zenda” by Anthony Hope
Movie:  Prisoner of Zenda (1952)

Febraury
Book = Choose any spy novel you would like to read
(Need help finding a book? Check out this list of spy novels https://www.goodreads.com/)
Movie = Hitchcock’s “North by Northwest” (1959) starring Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason

March
Book:  “Rhubarb” by H. Allen Smith
Movie:  Rhubarb (1951) starring Ray Milland, Jan Sterling, Gene Lockhart

April
Book: Choose any book about alternate histories
(Need help finding a book? Try this article for inspiration https://bookriot.com/)
Movie: The Man from the Alamo (1953) starring Glenn Ford, Julie Adams

May
Book:  “Nothing Lasts Forever” by Roderick Thorp
Movie:  Die Hard (1988) (Rated R) starring Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman

June
Book:  Choose a book by Edna Ferber
Movie:  From the book to the stage to the screen… Showboat (1951) starring Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, Howard Keel

 

 

Mar
13
Wed
Mystery Book Club @ Wythe County Public Library
Mar 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mystery Book Club (Book and a movie!)

@Wythe County Public Library

Choose your own book by the specified author. A movie will also be shown.

 

January: Author – Anne George & a movie

February: Author – Stephen Frey & a movie

March: Author – Susan Elia MacNeal & a movie

April: Author – Susan Witig Albert & a movie

May: Author – Dick Francis & a movie

June: Author – Ace Atkins & a movie

For more information Call: 276-228-4951

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