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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 or hoopla. Search our catalog, or ask our Reference staff for assistance.

Main Library Evening Book Group

Held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 7:30-8:45 PM
Questions? Contact Matthew Martens.

August 16: The Berlin Stories by Christopher Isherwood
September 20: The Viking Heart by Arthur Herman
October 18: Sentimental Education by Gustave Flaubert
November 15: A Splendid Exchange by William J. Bernstein
December 20: Washington Square by Henry James

Main Library LGBTQ

Held on the 3rd Monday of the month from 7-8:30 PM
Questions? Contact Ona Ridenour.
Interested in past LGBTQ book group titles? We’ve got a list of our picks.

August 15: Yerba Buena by Nina LaCour
September 19: A Tale of Two Omars by Omar Sharif, Jr.
October 17: No Gods, No Monsters by Cadwell Turnbull
November 21: Young Mungo by Douglas Stuart
December 19: The Death of Vivek Oji by Akwaeke Emezi

Books & Brews

Held on the 4th Wednesday of the month from 6:30-8 PM
Registration required. Must be 21+
Questions? Contact Lisa Ryan.

July 27: The Final Revival of Opal and Nev by Dawnie Walton
August 24: The Last Thing He Told Me by Laura Dave
September 28: Ten Hours Until Dawn: The True Story of Heroism and Tragedy Aboard the Can Do by Michael J. Tougias

Main Library Modern Love

Held on the 2nd Second Friday of the month from 10-11 AM
Questions? Contact Laurie Formichella.

August 5: My Oxford Year by Julia Whelan
September 9: The Love Hypothesis by Ali Hazelwood
October 14: One Last Stop by Casey McQuiston
November 4: The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory
December 9: The Charm Offensive by Alison Cochrun

Farms Branch Evening Book Group

Held on the 3rd Thursday of the month from 7-8:30 PM
Questions? Contact Dorothea Lam.

August 18: The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett
September 15: The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner
October 20: What Comes After by JoAnne Tompkins
November 17: Wish You Were Here by Jodi Picoult
December 15: The Madness of Crowds by Louise Penny

Kids & Teens

We have a variety of book groups for Kids and Teens. Check our calendar.