Adult Book Clubs & Discussion Groups

Calling all readers!

We are proud to announce that we have four recurring book clubs / discussion groups for adults.

Learn more below and find the perfect book club for you. 

Happy Bookers Book Group

Coordinator: Julia Peterson & Theo

Join our Happy Bookers Book Club Group for a fun and relaxed book discussion on different literary and popular reads. We explore a range of genres and themes to enrich discussion and to encourage conversation and diverse viewpoints. Pick up a reading guide at the library. Group meets on selected Wednesdays at 2 pm.

Next meeting dates:

September 7 @ 2 pm |Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead
October 19 @ 2 pm | Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
November 16 @ 2 pm | Madness of Crowds by Louise Penny

Step Back in Time: Historical Fiction Book Group 

Coordinator: Kristin Cooper

A quarterly book club for historical fiction fans! We love history, and reading about it, and we hope you do too. Join us for our next meeting!

Next meeting dates:

October 11 @ 2 pm: The Dictionary of Lost Words by Pip Williams
January 2023 (Date TBA): Yellow Wife by Sadeqa Johnson
April 2023 (Date TBA): WWII novel  – to be chosen by group
July 2023 (Date TBA): Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford
October 2023 (Date TBA): The Next Ship Home by Heather Webb

Dewey Reads: Non-fiction Book Group 

Coordinator: Pat Young

Dive into true stories and facts in our informative and fun non-fiction book club. Groups meets quarterly to discuss a chosen non-fiction title.

Next meeting:

September 27 @ 2 pm – The Betrayal of Anne Frank by Rosemary Sullivan

Did They Do It? True Crime Discussion and Book Group 

Coordinator: Rachel Noguera

Share your theories, knowledge, and memories of true crime cases with fellow true crime enthusiasts! At each meeting, the club will focus on a particular true crime case and a recommended book to accompany the case. Please note, you do not have to read the book or watch the documentary to participate in the club.

Next meeting dates:

September 14 @ 2 pm:  Vulgar Favors: The Assasination of Gianni Versace by Maureen Orth.
October 12 @ 2 pm: Bone Deep: Untangling the Betsy Faria Murder Case by Charles Bosworth Jr. & Joel J. Schwartz
November 9 @ 2 pm:  I’ll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara
December 14 @ 2 pm:  A Deadly Game by Catherine Crier.