Book Clubs

Historical Fiction

May: The Lions of Fifth Avenue by Fiona Davis (1913 New York City)
June: The Book of V by Anna Solomon (2016/1970s/Biblical Times)
July: A Thousand Ships by Natalie Haynes (Ancient Greece/Trojan War)
August: Vera by Carol Edgarian (1906 San Francisco Earthquake)
September: The House on Vesper Sands by Paraic O’Donnell (1893 London)
October: The Ladies of the Secret Circus by Constance Sayers (1925 Paris)
November: The Secret Keeper of Jaipur by Alka Joshi (1969 Jaipur, India)
December: The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner (18th Century London)

This group meets on Facebook only. Join by clicking here.

Poetry & Short Stories

May: The Lost Spells by Robert MacFarlane (2020)
June: The Office of Historical Corrections by Danielle Evans (2020)
July: Homie by Danez Smith (2020)
August: If it Bleeds by Stephen King (2020)
September: A Light in the Attic by Shel Silverstein (1981)
October: God of Nothingness by Mark Wunderlich (2021)
November: Stories & Poems by Oscar Wild (Various)
December: The Hill We Climb & Other Poems by Amanda Gorman (2021)

This group meets on Facebook only. Join by clicking here.

Young Adult Fantasy

May: The Cousins by Karen M. McManus (2020)
June: The Way Back by Gavriel Savit (2020)
July: Lore by Alexandra Bracken (2021)
August: The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Barnes (2020)
September: The Girls I’ve Been Before by Tess Sharpe (2021)
October: Witches Steeped in Gold by Ciannon Smart (2021)
November: The Gilded Ones by Namina Forna (2021)
December: These Violent Delights by Chloe Gong (2020)

This group meets on Facebook only. Join by clicking here.

Summer Meeting Updates:

Havana, Environmental, and Sci-Fi (all below) meet both via Zoom and in-person. If you would like to join us for an in-person discussion, please call the library to register. Space may be limited in order to maintain social distancing guidelines. Masks are still required inside the building at this time. Titles for these book clubs are available for pick-up weeks before. Stop in to grab your favorite!

To register to attend via Zoom:
Follow the links below to register. You may also call the library during open hours for assistance. If you do not have an email address, we will provide you with a call-in number to use on your mobile or cellular device.

Havana Book Group – First Tuesday @ 6:00PM

A variety of titles by the month’s author will be available to check out from the library.

Click here to register for the July discussion.

March 2: Thomas Hardy
April 6: Zora Neale Hurston
May 4: Willa Cather
June 1: Wallace Stegner
July 6: Salman Rushdie
August 3: Louise Erdrich
September 7: Michael Ondaatje
October 5: Rudyard Kipling
November 2: Margaret Atwood

Family Environmental Book Group – Second Tuesday @ 6:00PM

A new twist on one of our most-loved Book Club! This Book Club encourages families to read together and explore the outdoors.

Click here to register for the July discussion.

May 11:
June 8: Foxes
July 13: Vesper Flights by Helen MacDonald (2020)
August 10: Native Pollinators
September 14: Oak, Cherry, & Willow Trees
October 12: Mountain Lions, Cougars, & Pumas
November 9: Octopus’

Sci-Fi Book Group – Third Tuesday @ 6:00PM

Click here to register for the July discussion.

May 18: The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab
June 15: The Hidden Girl and Other Stories by Ken Liu
July 20: The Black Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse
August 17: The Serpent of Venice and Shakespeare for Squirrels by Christopher Moore
September 21: To Sleep in the Sea of Stars by Christopher Paolini
October 19: Piranesi and Johnathan Strange and Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke