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 email@example.com.
- Main Library – Evening: held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 7:30-9 PM
Questions about this group? Contact Matthew at firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 19: American Gods by Neil Gaiman
July 17: Martin Luther by Eric Metaxas
August 21: A Handful of Dust by Evelyn Waugh
September 18: Monsoon: The Indian Ocean and the Future of American Power by Robert D. Kaplan
October 16: The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen
November 20: The Human Age: The World Shaped by Us by Diane Ackerman
December 18: The Hook by Donald E. Westlake
- Main Library – LGBTQ: held on the 3rd Monday of the month from 7-8:30 PM
Questions about this group? Contact Ona at email@example.com.
Interested in past LGBTQ book group titles? We’ve got a list of our picks.
June 18: Jam on the Vine by LaShonda K. Barnett
July 16: Just Kids by Patti Smith
August 20: Tomorrow Will Be Different: Love, Loss, and the Fight for Trans Equality by Sarah McBride
September 17: Disobedience by Naomi Alderman
October 15: Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas by Gertrude Stein
November 19: None of the Above by I.W. Gregorio
December 17: The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin
- 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 27: We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter Register online for this group
July 25: Room by Emma Donoghue
August 22: Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
September 26: Beartown by Fredrik Backman
October 24: Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan
November 28: Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterly
December 26: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
- Farms Branch: held on the 3rd Thursday of the month from 7-8:30 PM
Questions about this group? Contact Dorothea at email@example.com.
June 21: Hillbilly Elegy: Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance
July 19: The Stars Are Fire by Anita Shreve
August 16: Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann
September 20: A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline
October 18: Everything Here Is Beautiful by Mira T. Lee
November 15: We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter
December 20: News of the World by Paulette Jiles