Thursday, July 25, 6:30 p.m., July Cooking the Books Meeting, Southington Public Library. Free. Summer is for cool and easy cooking. Prepare a no-cook recipe from a Southington Library cookbook, magazine, or e-book and bring it to share. What's a no-cook dish? Think panzanella salad, overnight oats, chilled soups, lettuce cups, summer rolls, icebox cakes, and the like. Plates, napkins, and silverware will be supplied. You will be emailed the Tuesday before cookbook club and told how many copies of your recipe to bring to share. All interested adults and teens (15+) are welcome to attend, but registration is required. To register, visit southingtonlibrary.org and click on Calendar of Events or call the Reference Desk at 860-628-0947, option 5.