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A Tale for Three Counties

February 6, 2015 - 10:40am
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March 26, 2015 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

Laura McBride, author of We Are Called to Rise, the 2015 selection for “A Tale for Three Counties,” will present a talk at Richmond Memorial Library, 19 Ross St., Batavia on Thursday, March 26 at 7:00 pm.  This area-wide book discussion project in Genesee, Orleans, and Wyoming Counties encourages everyone to read the same book, to join in discussions, and to meet the author.  The author’s talk will be followed by a book signing, and copies of the book will be available to purchase.

January 29, 2015 - 3:10pm
Event Date and Time: 
March 18, 2015 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

The Evening Adult Book Discussion Group will meet at Richmond Memorial Library, 19 Ross Street, Batavia on Wednesday, March 18 at 6:00 p.m. to discuss “We Are Called to Rise” by Laura McBride.  This book is the 2015 title for the 13th annual one-book book project, A Tale for Three Counties.  Books are available to borrow or to purchase at the library’s front desk.  Author Laura McBride will speak at the library on Thursday, March 26 at 7:00 p.m.  For more information, call the library at 343-9550, ext.

February 21, 2014 - 3:33pm
posted by Leslie DeLooze in books, libraries, A Tale for Three Counties, science fiction.
Event Date and Time: 
March 10, 2014 -
7:30pm to 8:30pm

Richmond Memorial Library, 19 Ross St., Batavia presents “Tale Talk with Norm Gayford” on Monday, March 10 at 7:30 p.m.  Science fiction, speculative fiction...do these genres make you scratch your head and wonder what they are all about?  Sci-fi scholar and enthusiast Norman Gayford (Professor of English at GCC) will talk about these in relation to this year’s Tale for Three Counties book, The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker.  All are invited to this free program.   More information is available in the library and at

January 21, 2014 - 5:29pm
posted by Leslie DeLooze in books, libraries, book discussions, A Tale for Three Counties.
Event Date and Time: 
March 19, 2014 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

The Evening Adult Book Discussion Group will meet at Richmond Memorial Library, 19 Ross Street, Batavia on Wednesday, March 19 at 6:00 p.m. to discuss THE AGE OF MIRACLES by Karen Thompson Walker.  This is the 2014 selection for “A Tale for Three Counties,” the 12th annual one-book program covering Genesee, Orleans and Wyoming Counties.  Books are available at the library’s front desk to borrow or to purchase. Refreshments served.  For more information on this program and other area book discussions, call the library at 343-9550, ext.

January 21, 2014 - 5:25pm
posted by Leslie DeLooze in books, libraries, book discussions, A Tale for Three Counties.
Event Date and Time: 
March 5, 2014 -
7:45am to 9:00am

The Adult Book Discussion Group will meet at Richmond Memorial Library, 19 Ross Street, Batavia on Wednesday, March 5 at 7:45 a.m. to discuss THE AGE OF MIRACLES by Karen Thompson Walker.  This is the 2014 selection for “A Tale for Three Counties,” the 12th-annual one-book program covering Genesee, Orleans and Wyoming Counties.  Books are available at the library’s front desk to borrow or to purchase. Refreshments served.  For more information on this program and other area book discussions, call the library at 343-9550, ext.

September 5, 2013 - 2:48pm
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October 18, 2013 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

A Tale for Three Counties, the community-reads project for Genesee, Orleans, and Wyoming Counties, is presenting “An Evening with Peter Troy” on Friday, October 18 at 6:30 p.m. at the Hoag Library, 134 South Main St., Albion.  This fundraising event will include a full dinner, a talk by Peter Troy who was the featured author for Tale 2013, and the announcement of the book and author for A Tale for Three Counties 2014. Tickets are pre-sale only and are $25.00.

January 29, 2013 - 5:47pm
posted by Leslie DeLooze in books, discussion, A Tale for Three Counties.
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March 6, 2013 -
7:45am to 9:00am

The Adult Book Discussion Group will meet at Richmond Memorial Library, 19 Ross Street, Batavia on Wednesday, March 6 at 7:45 a.m. to discuss MAY THE ROAD RISE UP TO MEET YOU by Peter Troy. This is the 2013 selection for “A Tale for Three Counties,” the one-book program covering Genesee, Orleans and Wyoming Counties which is in its eleventh year. Books are available at the library’s front desk to borrow or to purchase. Refreshments served. For more information on this program and other area book discussions, call the library at 343-9550, ext.

January 29, 2013 - 5:45pm
posted by Leslie DeLooze in books, discussion, A Tale for Three Counties.
Event Date and Time: 
February 27, 2013 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

The Evening Adult Book Discussion Group will meet at Richmond Memorial Library, 19 Ross Street, Batavia on Wednesday, February 27 at 6:00 p.m. to discuss MAY THE ROAD RISE UP TO MEET YOU by Peter Troy. This is the 2013 selection for “A Tale for Three Counties,” the one-book program covering Genesee, Orleans and Wyoming Counties which is in its eleventh year. Books are available at the library’s front desk to borrow or to purchase. Refreshments served. For more information on this program and other area book discussions, call the library at 343-9550, ext.

December 28, 2012 - 2:13pm
posted by Leslie DeLooze in history, civil war, photography, talks, A Tale for Three Counties.
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January 26, 2013 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Richmond Memorial Library, 19 Ross St., Batavia.  Mark Osterman, Photographic Process Historian at the George Eastman House, will talk about photography during the Civil War era. His talk will include a Power Point presentation and a display of a 19th century camera.  This program is presented in conjunction with A Tale for Three Counties 2013.

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