Author Studies Book Club: Stephen King and Barbara Kingsolver [Adults]
-On alternating months, we invite readers to dive into the works of Stephen King and Barbara Kingsolver. By the end of the year, readers have the opportunity to have read 5 books for each of these prolific authors, discussing how these authors have changed or stayed the same over the course of their careers. Author Studies usually meets the second Wednesday of the month at 6 p.m. at Sump. Copies are available for checkout at the Sump front desk.
Jan. 10 - 6PM - The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
Feb. 14 - 6PM - Salem's Lot by Stephen King
March 13 - 6PM - Demon Copperhead by Barbara Kingsolver
*STARTING JANUARY 2024*
Battlefield Book Club [Adults]
-A book club for history buffs and WWII readers/experts about American's wars and their aftermaths. Join us on the fourth Monday of the month at Sump to explore chronicles of conflict. Copies are available for checkout at the Sump front desk.
Jan. 22 - 6PM - Band of Brothers by Stephen E. Ambrose
Feb. 26 - 6PM - The Girls Who Stepped Out of Line by Mari K. Eder
March 25 - 6PM - Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
Death and Donuts Book Club [Adults]
-A book club for True Crime lovers. Join us on the third Thursday of the month to discuss the monthly book selection, with a true crime or crime fiction twist, while enjoying a donut or two. Books provided by the library and can be picked up at Sump Memorial Library. Meetings held at Sump.
Jan 18 - 10AM - Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter by Tom Franklin
Feb - 10AM - Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
Golden Sower Book Club [Kids - 3rd-5th Grade]
-One book club, two library options to attend! This book club is offered at Bellevue Public Library and Papillion's Sump Library 4-4:30pm. Each month we will discuss a Chapter Book nominee. Snacks provided. Books are provided by the library and can be picked up at the Sump Front Desk.
-Inspired by the Sautter Farmhouse and Portal Schoolhouse next to the library, this book club will discuss pioneer-era and prairie-themed books by Willa Cather and friends. This book club is co-hosted by the Sarpy County Museum and the Papillion Area Historical Society. meets the last Tuesday of every month. Books are provided by the library and can be picked up at Sump Memorial Library. Meetings held at Sump