Book Club


The next Short Story Discussion is on Monday, July 26, 2021 and it should read

We would love to have you attend the next MJC short story discussion,Monday, July 26, 2021, 7:30 pm. 

Our selection is: Those are as Brothersby Nancy Hal

The next MJC Book Club discussion will take place on Monday, August 30, 2021 at 7:30 PM.  The selection is Jo Joe: a Black Bear, Pennsylvania story by Sally Wiener Grotta. Please join us as Sally will lead our discussion and answer your questions.  Feel free to invite your friends to this event.

The book is available through the local library system, for download through or for purchase in various formats. The book club is open to everyone, so come and invite a friend.



Jo Joe. is set in the fictional Pocono Mountains village of Black Bear, Pennsylvania. Black Bear was created as a literary folie à deux by Daniel Grotta and Sally Wiener Grotta. Both Daniel and Sally are dipping into the same pool of invented locale and characters to write a series of separate stories and novels that will eventually paint a full picture of the diversity of life and relationships in a small mountain village.


Future Dates:

Selections will follow. Please check back.

Thursday, September 30, 2021 –  Short Story

Monday, October 25, 2021 –  Book Club

Monday, November 22, 2021 – Short Story

Monday, December 27, 2021 –  Book Club