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First Friday Book Club

The First Friday Book Club meets on the first Friday of each month at the Marathon Library. Bring your tea or coffee and join us for a fun and illuminating two hour discussion. Our meeting next month will be Friday, December 5th at 10:00 A.M.
For December, we’re reading and discussing Snobs: A Novel, by Julian Fellowes. Only one more book this year, folks. Come and join us. Don’t miss out!
 
 
 
 
Upcoming book selections:
We’ll be announcing titles for the new year soon.
 

At the Marathon Library on Dec 5, 2014 at 10:00 AM

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3251 Overseas Highway
Marathon, FL 33050
P:(305) 743-5156
F:(305) 289-6093
Library Manager: Cristy Danford

Hours

Sunday - Closed
Monday - 9:30a — 6p
Tuesday - 9:30a — 6p
Wednesday - 9:30a — 8p
Thursday - 9:30a — 6p
Friday - 9:30a — 6p
Saturday - 10a — 6p

Located in the heart of the Keys, the Marathon Branch Library serves the city of Marathon and the Middle Keys. Parents and children, readers and researchers, tourists looking for local atmosphere -- all come to the Marathon Branch to read, browse, learn, expand their horizons, and most of all, enjoy.

The Marathon Library appreciates the contributions and leadership of the Friends of the Marathon Library.


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[14 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
First Friday Book Club

The First Friday Book Club meets on the first Friday of each month at the Marathon Library. Bring your tea or coffee and join us for a fun and illuminating two hour discussion. Our meeting next month will be Friday, December 5th at 10:00 A.M.
For December, we’re reading and discussing Snobs: A Novel, by Julian Fellowes. Only one more book this year, folks. Come and join us. Don’t miss out!
 
 
 
 
Upcoming book selections:
We’ll be announcing titles for the new year soon.
 

At the Marathon Library on Dec 5, 2014 at 10:00 AM

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Speakers’ Series: the 2015 Season

One of the more popular recurring events in Marathon is the Speakers’ Series, graciously sponsored by the Friends of the Marathon Library.  Each week through the end of March, a new speaker visits to regale guests with tales large and small.  Stories are told, questions answered, horizons broadened, and people and places revisited.
The Speakers’ Series is held weekly during the season on Thursday afternoons in the Parish Hall of St. Columba Episcopal Church, 451 52nd Street Gulf, in Marathon.  The talks begin at 2 pm; but come a half hour …

At the St. Columba Episcopal Church, 451 52nd St Gulf, Marathon on Jan 8, 2015 at 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

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First Friday Book Club

The First Friday Book Club meets on the first Friday of each month at the Marathon Library. Bring your tea or coffee and join us for a fun and illuminating two hour discussion. Our meeting this month will be Friday November 7th at 10:00 A.M.
For November, we’re reading and discussing The Necklace, by Cheryl Jarvis. Only two more books to go for this year, folks. Come and join us. Don’t miss out!
 
 
 
 
Upcoming book selections:
Snobs: A Novel by Julian Fellowes  (December)
 

At the Marathon Library on Nov 7, 2014 at 10:00 AM

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October First Friday Book Club Review

A book club sponsored by the Marathon Friends of the Library meets on the first Friday of every month in our community meeting room. October’s book selection was “The Elegance of the Hedgehog” by Muriel Barbary. Marathon Library Assistant Wendy Toner had the following to say:
“There were six readers in attendance, which is far fewer than the number usually in attendance between November and March. Despite the small group, the discussion started with some background on the author, who was born in Morocco and was a Philosophy major in college. …

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