Special Interest Groups

Special Interest Groups


Our Book Groups welcome all readers; copies of books are usually available at the New Canaan Library. Come!


NEW: A Garden of Murders

Thursdays, June 1 – July 27, 10:00 a.m., Free

Dig into mysteries which take place in and around the garden with mystery aficionado, Rita Englund.   Main authors will be Susan Wittig Albert, John Sherwood, Rosemary Harris and Cynthia Riggs and others as recommended.

Rita will also continue her Creative Writing class on those days at 11 a.m..


Literary Ladies Book Club

3rd Wednesdays at 1:00 p.m., Free

May 17: Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
June 21: The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson
July 19: 1984 George Orwell

New book group members are always welcome!

Aggie Aspinwall leads this popular book discussion.


Irish Authors Book Group with Ned Monaghan

Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m. Free

May 17: TBA
June 21: Room by Emma Donoghue

Ned Monaghan and his group read and discuss books by Irish authors.


Stamps, Coins & Paper Currency Club

Tuesdays, 1:00 p.m., Free

May 9 – China

Anyone with an interest collecting stamps or money is welcome to attend these meetings.