Last Updated on February 19, 2021

Books

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Updated BCPL Bookmobile Service

In lieu of the traditional bookmobile service, Baltimore county Library is offering book delivery to Charlestown residents! Call 410-887-7586 to request books. Books may be picked up and dropped off at the Community Resources offices in Brookside.

Ruth Houck Library

Main Street in Maple Terrace
Monday – Friday
10 am – 4 pm

Baltimore County Library Bookmobile 

1st Friday of the month:
9:30 – 10:30 AM – Courtyard Crossing (Lobby 7) entrance
10:30 – 11:30 AM – Cross Creek Lobby entrance

3rd Friday of the month:
9:30 – 10:30 AM – Courtyard Crossing (Lobby 7) entrance
10:30 – 11:30 AM – Cross Creek Lobby entrance

For the Baltimore County Public Library bookmobile stops, check under Schedule and Locations [updated monthly] on the BCPL Mobile Engagement – Adult webpage.

Spiritual Book Club 

3rd Tuesday of each month
2 – 3 pm
Jeremiah Room
Sr. Eileen in Pastoral Care has list of books

Book Reviews by Residents

3rd Tuesday of each month from  7 – 8 PM in the Auditorium

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 on TV 972 at 7 PM and also directly after Charlestown Today, which runs at 10 AM, Noon, 4 PM, 8 PM, and 10 PM.
This Is Happiness
[New York: Bloomsbury, 2019] by Niall Williams, reviewed by Janet Neer.

This Is Happiness by Niall Williams

REVIEWS & SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIAL

 

**See The Sunburst, which is published monthly in print and also available under Newsletters on MyErickson, for scheduled book reviews.

Books Reviewed:

Resident Book Review for April, 2020

Apr. 21 - The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming - CANCELLED[New York: Tim Duggan Books, 2019] by David Wallace-Wells, reviewed by Donna Martin.Event to be rescheduled after the coronavirus threat is over. REVIEWS & SUPPLEMENTAL READING Table of...

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Book Review of “This is Happiness”

Resident Janet Neer’s review of This Is Happiness by Niall Williams [New York: Bloomsbury, 2019] is scheduled to be shown on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 on TV 972 at 7 PM and directly after Charlestown Today which runs at 10 AM, Noon, 4 PM, 8 PM, and 10 PM. This novel...

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