Book Clubs for Adults

You are invited to join a book discussion at the library! We offer evening and lunchtime discussions all year long. 

Lunchtime Gatherings

  • Once Upon River
    Lunchtime Book Club: Once Upon a River
    Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Conference Room - Administration Wing
    Miracle and mystery are intertwined in this marvelous tale set in the upper reaches of the Thames at the end of the 19th century.
  • Inheritance by Dani Shapiro
    One Book Discussion: Inheritance
    Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Conference Room - Administration Wing
    A lunchtime book club discussion of Inheritance by Dani Shapiro
  • Fruit of the Drunken Tree
    Lunchtime Book Club: Fruit of the Drunken Tree
    Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Conference Room - Administration Wing
    A coming-of-age tale about life in early 1990s Colombia during the last year of Pablo Escobar's reign of terror.
  • This is How it Always is
    Lunchtime Book Club: This Is How It Always Is
    Tuesday, May 5, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Conference Room - Administration Wing
    This wise and often funny novel is a compassionate lesson in discovering and welcoming what makes each of us unique.
  • Immortalits
    Lunchtime Book Club: The Immortalists
    Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Conference Room - Administration Wing
    “The book spans decades, touching on the AIDs crisis, 9/11, race, and marriage. But, at its core, it’s an examination of free will and fate.”—The New Yorker

Evening Gatherings

  • This is How it Always is
    Book Discussion: This Is How It Always Is
    Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
    Conference Room - Administration Wing
    This wise and often funny novel is a compassionate lesson in discovering and welcoming what makes each of us unique.
  • Inheritance by Dani Shapiro
    One Book Discussion: Inheritance
    Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
    Conference Room - Administration Wing
    A lunchtime book club discussion of Inheritance by Dani Shapiro
  • Immortalits
    Book Discussion: The Immortalists
    Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
    Conference Room - Administration Wing
    “The book spans decades, touching on the AIDs crisis, 9/11, race, and marriage. But, at its core, it’s an examination of free will and fate.”—The New Yorker
  • Sing, Unburied, SIng
    Book Discussion: Sing, Unburied, Sing
    Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
    Conference Room - Administration Wing
    A ghost story within an America road novel, with a timely treatment of the long aftershocks of a hurricane and the opioid epidemic devouring rural America.
  • Once Upon River
    Book Discussion: Once Upon a River
    Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
    Conference Room - Administration Wing
    Miracle and mystery are entwined in this marvelous tale set in the upper reaches of the Thames at the end of the 19th century.