We offer a few separate book discussion groups each month.
New members are always welcome. Come once or as many times as you wish.
Discussion titles are available at the checkout desk. They may also be available on CD, or as a digital audiobook or eBook via OverDrive. Search our catalog, or ask our Reference staff for assistance 978-921-6062 (6066 for Farms) or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Main Library – Evening: held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 7:30-9 PM
Questions about this group? Contact Matthew at email@example.com.
January 16: Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson
February 20: Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis
March 20: The Hidden-Hand Presidency: Eisenhower as Leader by Fred Greenstein
April 17: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
May 15: Sea of Glory: America’s Voyage of Discovery, the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842 by Nathaniel Philbrick
June 19: American Gods by Neil Gaiman
- Main Library – LGBTQ: held on the 3rd Monday of the month from 7-8:30 PM
Questions about this group? Contact Ona at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Interested in past LGBTQ book group titles? We’ve got a list of our picks.
January 22: The Immoralist by Andre Gide
February 26: Confessions of a Mask by Yukio Mishima
March 19: Call Me By Your Name by Andre Aciman
April 23: Otherbound by Corinne Duyvis
May 21: Our Young Man by Edmund White
June 18: Jam on the Vine by LaShonda K. Barnett
- Main Library – Books & Brews: held on the 4th Wednesday of the month from 6:30-8 PM
Meeting location: The Indo, 298 Cabot Street
Registration required. Must be 21+. To register stop by the Reference Desk or call us at 978-921-6062.
Questions about this group? Contact Lisa at email@example.com.
January 24: Watch Me Disappear by Janelle Brown. Register online for this meeting.
February 28: Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng
March 28: The Rules of Magic by Alice Hoffman
April 25: The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
May 23: The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
June 27: We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter
- Farms Branch: held on the 3rd Thursday of the month from 7-8:30 PM
January 18: The Wright Brothers by David McCullough
February 15: Maggie: A Girl of the Streets and The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane
March 15: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
April 19: The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson
May 17: At the Edge of the Orchard by Tracy Chevalier
June 21: Hillbilly Elegy: Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance