Evening Book Discussion Club

At the Lavonia-Carnegie Library

All Athens Regional Library System branches’ buildings remain closed to the public at this time. We now offer curbside holds pickup and are accepting returns in our book drops, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays at most branches. Please contact us at http://athenslibrary.org/homepage/regional-information/contact-us if you have any questions regarding library service during this time. We will update you as more information becomes available.

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Summer Reading Program

Lavonia-Carnegie Book Club No. 1

Monday, January 27, 2020

6:00 pm

Our Book Club has been reading "The Orphan's Tale" by Pam Jenoff over the holiday month, and will now gather to discuss. Next month's book will be "The Widow's War" by Sally Cabot-Gunning. Come join in the conversation!

This event is free and open to the public.

Where the Crawdads Sing

“Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens, Monday, September 23, 2019, 6:00pm     book cover

We will meet to discuss September's book "Where the Crawdads Sing" by Delia Owens.

"For years, rumors of the “Marsh Girl” have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately suspect Kya Clark, the so-called Marsh Girl. But Kya is not what they say. Sensitive and intelligent, she has survived for years alone in the marsh that she calls home, finding friends in the gulls and lessons in the sand.– From the Publisher.

Next month’s book is “Atchafalaya Houseboat: My Years in the Louisiana Swamp” by Gwen Rowland on October 28, 2019.

Breathe Becomes Air

breathe book coverMonday, June 24th 2019, 6:00PM—Adult Book Club


Come discuss this month’s book When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi at the Lavonia Carnegie Library at 6PM.
“At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade's worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. One day he was a doctor treating the dying, and the next he was a patient struggling to live. And just like that, the future he and his wife had imagined evaporated.”

Book Club -- Force of Nature

Book Club

Join the book club on January 28 at 6 pm to discuss Force of Nature by Jane Harper.  For more information, contact the library at (706)356-4307.


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