Reading in the Kitchen: A Cookbook Club

A book club for those who like to read cookbooks and enjoy a community meal.

The group meets monthly on the third Monday night of the month from 6:30 to 8 pm. Participants are asked to bring a dish to share from that month’s cookbook and their own table setting. 

Registration is required. Space is limited.

To register, contact Community Engagement Librarian Jessica D’Avanza at or call 401.247.1920 x7.

This month's cookbook theme is Scandinavian/Nordic cuisine and includes the following titles:

  • Aquavit by Marcus Samuelsson (2003)
  • Faviken by Magnus Nilsson (2012)
  • Fika by Anna Brones & Johanna Kindvall (2015)
  • Fire + Ice by Darra Goldstein (2015)
  • The Great Scandinavian Baking Book by Beatrice Ojakangas (1988)
  • Kitchen of Light by Andreas Viestad (2003)
  • Scandinavian Feasts by Beatrice Ojakangas (1992)
  • The Scandinavian Kitchen by Camilla Plum (2011)
  • Swedish Cakes and Cookies translated by Melody Favish (2008)

Sponsored by the Friends of Barrington Public Library

* Please note that this program involves food and/or drinks prepared for and by the participants and, therefore, attendees choosing to partake of the food and/or drink available during the event do so at their own risk.

Event Location: 
Collis Family Gallery A (Second Floor)
Collis Family Gallery B (Second Floor)