Calling all book lovers!

Do you like to read about nature related topics? Join the MNP Book Club!

The Executive Director Book Club (18 yrs and older) meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 11:00am. Books are about nature topics. All participants are responsible for the purchase of their own book.

Interested in joining the Executive Director Book Club? Email Kristin at

Upcoming books:

February: “Braiding Sweatgrass” by Robin Wall Kimmerer
March: “The Overstory: by Richard Powers
April: “Wilder” by Millie Kerr
May: “Half-Earth” by Edward O. Wilson
June: “Slime” by Ruth Kassinger
July: “World of Wonders” by Aimee Nezhukumatathil
August: “Symphony in C” by Robert M. Hazen
September: “Wilding: Returning Nature to Our Farm” by Isabella Tree
October: “What It’s Like To Be A Dog” by Gregory Burns
November: “Vesper Flights” by Helen Macdonald
December: “Under the White Sky” by Elizabeth Kolbert

Our Junior Nature Book Club (5th-8th graders) meet on the 1st Wednesday of the month at 4:00pm. Books have a nature theme or element to them. All participants will receive a FREE copy of the book that they get to keep!

If your child is interested in joining the Junior Nature Book Club, email Marianne at 

Upcoming books:

April: “Call of the Wild” by Jack London
May: “The Desperate Adventures of Zeno and Alya” by Jane Kelley (who will be at this meeting and will lead the discussion!)
June: “Trouble on the St. John’s River” by Jane R. Wood
July: “Gone to the Woods” by Gary Paulsen

*stay tuned for the remainder of the year*