Friday, September 8, 2017

James V. Brown Library to hold book club and book-to-movie nights this fall

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., is offering four ways to get your book fix in this fall.

The library will host two book club events for adults, one at 6 p.m. Sept. 18 featuring the book, “Orphan Train,” by Christina Baker Kline, and a second book club at 6 p.m. Nov. 15 featuring the book, “A Man Called Ove,” by Frederik Backman.

Two book-to-movie nights will be held on the alternating months. The first one is at 5 p.m. Oct. 18 and will feature the movie, “Misery,” based on the book by Stephen King. The second one will take place at 5 p.m. Dec. 13 and feature the movie, “Zookeeper’s Wife,” based on the book by Diane Ackerman.

Books will be available to borrow at the library and are located behind the circulation desk. Join us for a great book discussion. Light snacks will be provided.  

This program is one of the many ways Pennsylvania public libraries support the PA Forward Initiative by providing civic and social literacy opportunities for learning.

All programs will be presented in the Lowry Room on the third floor of the Welch Children’s Wing. Registration is suggested, but not required. Visit to register or call 570-326-0536.

The James V. Brown Library is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday; noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; and 24/7 at

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