Thyme To Read

Love to read?  It’s Thyme to Read!  Join us as we discuss books with an environmental or horticultural theme!  See our list below.

We meet on the second Friday of each month at Cobb Water Lab (660 South Cobb Drive, Marietta, GA 30060, located on the corner of South Cobb Drive and at Atlanta Road) from 10:15 – 11:30am. Our meetings are free and open to the public.

*All books are available from the Cobb County Library System

2018 / 2019 Reading List

The Last Days of Night by Graham Moore
January 12, 2018   Discussion facilitated by Linda Hlozansky.

The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben
February 9, 2018   Discussion facilitated by Dorothy Dowell.

The Secret Wisdom of the Earth by Christopher Scotton
March 9, 2018   Discussion facilitated by Katie Sanstead.

In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan
April 13, 2018   Discussion facilitated by Sondra Nierenberg.

Mister Owita’s Guide to Gardening by Carol Wall
May 11, 2018   Discussion facilitated by Judy Cassell.

The Excellent Lombards by Jane Hamilton
Sept. 14, 2018
Discussion facilitated by Beth St. Jean.

Urban Forests by Jill Jonnes
Oct. 12, 2018 Discussion facilitated by Susan Dawsey.

Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture & Changed the Way the World Eats by Maryn McKenna
Nov. 9, 2018
Discussion facilitated by Vicki Green

Winter Garden by Kristin Hannah
Jan. 11, 2019
Discussion facilitated by Cris Force

Seeds of Hope by Jane Goodall
Feb. 8, 2019
Discussion facilitated by Judy Mitchell

Listen to the Land by Louise Wrinkle
Mar. 8, 2019
Discussion facilitated by Sondra Nierenberg

The Second Bud by Martha Ezzard
Apr. 12, 2019
Discussion facilitated by Beth St. Jean

Cutting Back: My Apprenticeship in the Gardens of Kyoto by Leslie Buck
May 10, 2019
Discussion facilitated by Cris Force