Pageturners: Nonfiction


Thu, Sep 26, 2019
6:30 to 7:30

First come, first served.


Engage in stimulating conversation about nonfiction, exchange perspectives about characters and plot, and get to know your neighbors.

Read Dr. Mütter's Marvels: A True Tale of Intrigue and Innovation at the Dawn of Modern Medicine by Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz. The story of one of the first doctors in America to anesthetize his patients and wash his surgical instruments. A pioneer of reconstructive surgery, he left behind an enormous collection of medical oddities that would become the basis for the Mütter Museum in Philadelphia, PA.

Pageturners is sponsored by Friends of the Library.

Target audience:

Adults, 50+

Event type:

Book clubs & discussion groups