Ongoing Book Discussions at Jaquith Library

MARSHFIELD – The Jaquith Library will hold monthly book discussions based on history and a general book group.

Chapters in History Eight: Development and Division, meets the second Saturdays of the month at 2 p.m. Books to be discussed include “American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson” by Joseph Ellis on October 9; “The Hardest Job in the World” by John Dickerson on November 13; and “These Truths; A Story of the United States” by Jill Lepore on December 11. This is a free continuing series and books are available for loan from the library.

The monthly book group for adults meets for one hour on the fourth Monday at 7 p.m. Books that will be discussed are “Dictionary of Lost Words” by Pip Williams on October 25 and “Hamnet” by Maggie O’Farrell on November 22. For copies of the book, stop by the library. New members are always welcome.All events are held at the Old Schoolhouse Common, 122 School St. Call (802) 426-3581, email, or see