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Tea Time Book Club

man called oveJoin us for tea at this month's Tea Time Book ClubMan Called Ove by Fredrik Backman will be discussed Monday, March 13, at 6:30 p.m. at the Dr. James Carlson Library. All interested readers are welcome!

Tea and dessert will be provided. Feel free to bring a favorite tea cup. No registration is required – just be ready for a great discussion! Ask at the Carlson Information Desk for each month’s book. For more information, contact Katrina at

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Northport Classics Book Club

Far from the maddingIf you love "the classics" or just never got around to reading them, join the Northport Classics Book Club for an informal discussion the third Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Northport branch. The Northport Classics Book Club does not meet during the summer. This month we will discuss Far from the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy. The discussion is set for Wednesday, March 15, at 6:30 p.m. at the Northport Library. For more information, contact Lori West at or 701-476-5977.

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Current History Book Club

Cadillac DesertHave a love of history and want to talk to others who feel the same? Current History Book Club centers on recent historical events and the people, places and actions that caused them. All interested readers are welcome. Current History Book Club does not meet during the summer. The next discussion is set for Tuesday, Feb. 28, at 7 p.m. at the downtown Main Library. The selected title is Cadillac Desert: the American West and Its Disappearing Water by Marc Reisner.

The Current History Book Club meets the last Tuesday of the month (September – May) at 7 p.m. in the Main Library. For copies of the titles or more information, please contact Steve Hubbard at 701-241-1492 or

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Reading the World Book Club

Waiting for snowReading the World Book Club is back and all interested readers are welcome. The next discussion is set for Thursday, March 2, at 7 p.m. at the downtown Main Library. The book of choice is Waiting for Snow in Havana by Carlos Eire.

Titles for the Reading the World book club are focused on memoir, travel writing and fiction from non-North American or non-Western European perspectives. Ask at the Main Library's Circulation Desk for each month's book. For more information, contact Beth at (701) 241-8198 or email

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