Book Lover's Club
When: 7 p.m., 4th Monday of every month
What: Book Lovers is a casual book club that meets monthly to discuss contemporary fiction or nonfiction. To RSVP, participate in discussions, or vote for future titles online, please visit our meetup page: www.meetup.com/flyleafbooklovers/.
Flyleaf's Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club
When: 7 p.m., 1st Friday of every month
What: Brought to you by yours truly! Roundtable discussions, tomorrow's A.I. dilemmas, worldbuilding, trolley memes, John Scalzi, N.K. Jemisin, laughs, and the occasional bottle of wine. See our calendar for each month's pick. All are welcome. No RSVP required!
Prompt Writing with Nancy Peacock
When: 10 a.m, 2nd Saturday of every month
What: Serious writing begins with playful writing. Please join this unique, ongoing group of supportive adult writers and play your way into the possibilities of the written word. Based on the work of Natalie Goldberg (Writing Down the Bones, Wild Mind) we set a timer for fifteen minutes and write using prompts as our launch pads. This class is free and open to the public.
Second Thursday Poetry Reading & Open Mic Night
When: 7 p.m., 2nd Thursday of every month
What: One to two featured poet(s) will each read for approximately 20 minutes and, after a short break for the readers to sign books, there will be a poetry open mic. Please sign up to read no later than 6:45 p.m. Each open mic reader will be limited to one page of poetry. There’s an informal get-together before the reading at 6:30 p.m. next door at Root Cellar. Hope to see you there!
Youth Advisory Board (YAB)
When: Varies, see the YAB page.
What: Read and discuss your favorite books, and help Flyleaf decide what YA titles to order! A perfect opportunity for 9th-12th graders. For full details, check out the YAB page.
Mr. Keith's Family Storytime
When: 10:30 a.m., every Thursday
What: Stories, songs, bubbles, goofiness, and drawing, all brought to you by Mr. Keith. Mr. Keith is a dad, librarian, sci-fi fan, and goofball extraordinaire! All are welcome. And yes, that includes siblings, too.