Wednesday, June 21st @ 6:30 | Author Caitlin Shetterly will discuss her book  ModifiedGMOs and the Threat to Our Food, Our Land, Our Future – a disquieting and meditative window into GMOs and how they are modifying not only the food we eat and our landscape, but our entire ecosystem. Shetterly’s work has been featured in The New York Times Magazine, Elle, and Self, and on and, as well as on “This American Life” and various other public radio shows. She lives with her family in Maine.

Link to publisher's page on the book Distilled in Maine Tuesday, August 8th @ 6:30 | Author Kate McCarty will discuss her book Distilled in Maine: A History of Libations, Temperance & Craft Spirits – which details the evolution of Maine’s relationship with alcohol – from its earliest access to New England rum, through prohibition and on to contemporary artisanal brewing across the state. Check out the author’s blog at

Join us for upcoming Book Discussion Group meetings – No sign-up required

  • Wednesday, June 14th @ 6:30 | The Girl Before by JP Delaney
  • Book and a Movie Wednesday, July 12th @ from 5:00 – 8:00 | A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley and the film, Lion. The film will show at 5pm with the book discussion following.
  • Book and an Eclipse! Wednesday, August 23rd @ 6:30 | American Eclipse by David Barron – and join us for an all-ages eclipse viewing on the Lithgow lawn on Monday, August 21st around 2:45 pm!

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