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Book Club

Join us for Book Club 6pm Monday, March 2

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Upcoming Events

Friday, Feb 27 at 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Saturday, Feb 28 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Saturday, Feb 28 at 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday, Mar 2 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Jazz Night Every Thursday at 7:00

This week at the Book Nook

Quiz Night

6pm Mondays 

February 23

With DJ Jeffery Schildroth.  Dinner/drink specials, prizes, fun!

Piano Music

Steve Thielman

10am Tuesdays

February 24

Brad Fritcher + Trois


February 26

at 7pm

Our next book club book:

Orphan Train

by Christina Baker Kline

Join us for book club March 2 at 6pm. 


Between 1854 and 1929, so-called orphan trains ran regularly from the cities of the East Coast to the farmlands of the Midwest, carrying thousands of abandoned children whose fates would be determined by pure luck. Would they be adopted by a kind and loving family, or would they face a childhood and adolescence of hard labor and servitude?

As a young Irish immigrant, Vivian Daly was one such child, sent by rail from New York City to an uncertain future a world away. Returning east later in life, Vivian leads a quiet, peaceful existence on the coast of Maine, the memories of her upbringing rendered a hazy blur. But in her attic, hidden in trunks, are vestiges of a turbulent past.

Seventeen-year-old Molly Ayer knows that a community-service position helping an elderly widow clean out her attic is the only thing keeping her out of juvenile hall. But as Molly helps Vivian sort through her keepsakes and possessions, she discovers that she and Vivian aren't as different as they appear. A Penobscot Indian who has spent her youth in and out of foster homes, Molly is also an outsider being raised by strangers, and she, too, has unanswered questions about the past.

Moving between contemporary Maine and Depression-era Minnesota, Orphan Train is a powerful tale of upheaval and resilience, second chances, and unexpected friendship.

Weekend Music


7pm Friday

February 27

Author Event

with Best-Selling Author and Trainer Dave Kahle

The Heart of a Christian Sales Person

2-4pm Saturday

February 28

$40 includes 2 of Dave's Books

Limited Seating - RSVP to 231-894-5333 or email:

Nick Kraus

7pm Saturday, 

February 28

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