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Tea Time Book Club

Life Other Near Death 100It's tea time at the library! March's book selection, Life and Other Near-Death Experiences by Camille Pagán will be discussed Sunday, May 1, at 2 p.m. at the Dr. James Carlson Library.

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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Reading the World Book Club

Dancing w Devil 100All interested readers are invited to join the library's Reading the World Book Club. This month's title is Dancing with the Devil in the City of God: Rio de Janeiro on the Brink by Juliana Barbassa. The book will be discussed Thursday, May 5, at 7 p.m. at the downtown Main Library.

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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Northport Classics  Book Club

Mrs DallowayIf 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.

Northport Classics Book Club will meet on Wednesday, April 20, at 6:30 p.m. to discuss Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf. For more information, contact Lori West at or 701-476-5977.

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Current History Book Club

Pirate hunters bk cvr 100Have 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; the next Current History Book Club session is set for Tuesday, April 26, at 7 p.m. The featured title is Pirate Hunters: Treasure, Obsession, and the Search for a Legendary Ship by Robert Kurson.

The Current History Book Club meets the last Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. in the Main Library. For copies of the titles or more information, please contact Tim Dirks at

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