Readers Forum Book Club

The popular Readers Forum book club meets monthly in the Cranford Public Library. New members are always welcome! Sessions are on Monday at 7:00 pm in the Fridlington Room. Questions? Call the Reference Desk at 908-709-7272, or email library@cranfordnj.org. The library can’t guarantee a copy of each book for every participant, but every effort will be made to obtain multiple copies. 

January's title is Educated by Tara Westover (2018): An extraordinary memoir of a woman who grew up in Idaho off the grid testifying to the irrepressible thirst to learn.

Contact Information
  1. Michael Maziekien
  2. 9087097272
  3. m-maziekien@cranfordnj.org
Mon, January 27
7:00 pm — 8:00 pm
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The popular Readers Forum book club meets monthly in the Cranford Public Library. New members are always welcome! Sessions are on Monday at 7:00 pm in the Fridlington Room. Questions? Call the Reference Desk at 908-709-7272, or email library@cranfordnj.org. The library can’t guarantee a copy of each book for every participant, but every effort will be made to obtain multiple copies.

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