Same Page Community Read: Florence Adler Swims Forever

March 20, 2024 5:30PM – 7PM

Each year, the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library invites all book lovers to participate in the Same Page Community Read, providing local residents with the opportunity to read and discuss a single book within their community.


Standing Up to Hate: August 2017

March 21, 2024 11AM – 12:30PM

Firsthand accounts of members of the Charlottesville Clergy Collective recalling their experiences in resisting white supremacist violence in Standing Up to Hate: The Charlottesville Clergy Collective and the Lessons from August 12, 2017.


Soul in Celebration

March 21, 2024 12:30PM – 2PM

Three poets celebrate Black womanhood, weaving joy and elegy together in their verse.


Black Women’s Collectives

March 21, 2024 2PM – 3:30PM

Authors Ethel Morgan Smith and Courtney Thorsson explore how the bonds of Black women shaped America today.


Dark Imaginations

March 21, 2024 5:30PM – 7PM

Across time and genre, four authors explore the dark side of their imaginations.


Against Technoableism

March 22, 2024 10AM – 11:30AM

In her novel Against Technoableism: Rethinking Who Needs Improvement, Ashley Shew examines the often harmful intersection of technology and disability.


The Sound of the Future

March 22, 2024 11:30AM – 1PM

In The Sound of the Future: The Coming Age of Voice Technology, WillowTree CEO Tobias Dengel proposes that voice is the next technology, with profound potential to alter our modern landscape.


Impossible Choices

March 22, 2024 1PM – 2:30PM

Join the authors of We Must Not Think of Ourselves and The Measure of Distance for examinations of some of life’s most impossible choices.


Southern Fried Crime

March 22, 2024 1PM – 2:30PM

Two novelists explore the ties that bind and the binds that they can get us into.


Blue Ridge Thrillers

March 22, 2024 2:30PM – 4PM

Three debut Crime Wave authors find the seamy underbelly lurking below the cool silhouette of the Blue Ridge Mountains.


Scandalous Ladies of the 19th Century

March 22, 2024 3PM – 4:30PM

Hear from Besty Prioleau, author of Diamonds and Deadlines and Sarah Horowitz, author of The Red Widow.


Blue Hour

March 22, 2024 4PM – 5:30PM

A Black Japanese woman recovering from the emotional scars of a miscarriage ponders questions of motherhood when a boy in her community becomes a victim of police brutality.

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