Island Place Book Discussion

Community Happenings

Scott Candage and Aviva Rahmani lead exploration of new stories about environmental challenges at Vinalhaven Public Library, 6 Carver St. Free. FMI: 863-4401 or July 18, “The Sixth Extinction,” Elizabeth Kolbert; July 25, “This Changes Everything,” Naomi Wolff; Aug. 1, “The End of Nature,” Bill McKibben; Aug. 8, “Environmental Ethics: An Anthology,” Andrew Light, Holmes Roylston; Aug. 15, “The Great Animal Orchestra,” Bernie Krause; and Aug. 22, “Vital Little Plans,” Jane Jacobs (edited by Stuart Ziff and Nathan Storring).