Town and Gown Literary Discussion Group

This group meets to discuss contemporary and classic plays essays, short stories, poems and novels. The meetings are held during the school year on the first Monday of the month.     This has been organized in collaboration with faculty from Mercy College School of Liberal Arts, Department of Literature and Language.



Colonel Franklin Q Brown
Colonel Franklin Q. Brown, Original Benefactor of the Dobbs Ferry Public Library


Colonel Brown’s Brown Bag Discussion Group

This book group meets once a month in the afternoon, usually on the third Thursday of the month to discuss popular works of fiction.






Deciduous Tree in a field.

Green Reads Discussion Group

This group is cosponsored by the Dobbs Ferry Sustainability Committee and Roots and Wings

We meet four times a year to discuss works of fiction and nonfiction that help us understand man’s impact on nature.

Newcomers are welcome please contact Sara Rodgers at 914-231-3057 or