Martin County Library System Press Releases

February 18, 2013

Six-week women in literature book study group begins Feb. 20 at Blake Library

For immediate release:  February 18, 2013
Contact: Alicen Kikkert, Martin County Library System, Public Relations, 772-463-3205

Women in Literature XIV, a six-session book study group facilitated by Jeri Butler, Kim Carvel and Gail Johnson, will take place each Wednesday from February 20 through March 27 at 2:00 p.m. at the Blake Library, 2351 S.E. Monterey Road, Stuart.  Funded by the Friends of the Martin County Library System Inc., the sessions are free and open to the public. Registration is not required.

These discussions center around books with issues of interest in today’s world. The books, usually by female authors, feature characters, conflicts and themes that resonate in our lives. A limited number of books are available at the Circulation desk of the library. 

Study Group Schedule:
Feb. 20         Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka (Jeri Butler)
Feb. 27         Bel Canto by Ann Patchett (Gail Johnson)
March 6      The Reader by Bernard Schlink (Kim Carvel)
March 13    To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee (Gail Johnson)
March 20   Lay That Trumpet in Our Hands by Susan Carol McCarthy (Kim Carvel)
March 27   The Weight of Water by Anita Shreve (Jeri Butler)

To learn more about the Martin County Library System, pick up a Library Connection at any Martin County library, visit  or call 772-221-1403. 




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