Library book discussion group meetings scheduled

Adults and teens are invited to read books and attend one or all of the free Jackson County Public Library book discussion groups in August. The books are available to check out at the checkout desks.

On the second Friday of each month, the Book’s Night Out group meets in a restaurant to discuss their monthly book. Led by information services assistant Trina Roark at Pizza Palace, 832 W. Tipton St., Seymour, they will discuss “A Tale for the Time Being” by Ruth L. Ozeki, at 7 p.m. Aug. 12. Everyone attending should bring money if they plan to eat.

At 6 p.m. Aug. 17, the book discussion group at the Crothersville Library, which meets the third Wednesday of each month, will cover the book “A Tale of Two Cities,” by Charles Dickens.

The Fantastic Fiction group plans to gather and comment on the book “Enchanted August,” by Brenda Bowen, at 11 a.m. Aug. 19 at the Seymour Library. Led by volunteers Ann Schwein and Sharon Kamman, this group meets the third Friday of each month.

The Medora Library Discussion group will meet at 6 p.m. Aug. 22 to talk about Ree Drummond’s “Pioneer Woman: Black Heels to Tractor Wheels.” This group meets the fourth Monday of each month.

The Seymour Books by Night group does not meet in August but will meet again in September.

Those interested may call information services at 812-523-4636 or community services manager Stacy Wright at 812-405-1834.

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Aubrey Woods is editor of The (Seymour) Tribune. He can be reached at or 812-523-7051.