All Library branches will be closed Sunday, April 20, in observance of Easter.

BOOK DISCUSSIONS

April 17, 2014
"Cutting for Stone"
Book Discussion
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm at the Offsite.

Check out our Library-sponsored book group just for seniors. We meet every third Wednesday of the month at the South Side Senior Center, 2215 S. Fremont Ave. No registration is necessary. "Cutting for Stone," by Abraham Verghese.

 

April 22, 2014
"The Call of the Wild"
Book Discussion
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm at the Brentwood Branch Library.

By Jack London. A Big Read event.

 

April 22, 2014
Under-An-Hour Reading Club
Book Discussion
6:00 pm at the Park Central Branch Library.

The Under-an-Hour Reading Club explores a new magazine article each week, sparking conversation over fresh topics and current events. It's the fun of a book club, but with materials that take less than an hour to read--perfect for a busy schedule. Pick up a copy of the upcoming article at the Park Central Branch Library or find out about it on our Facebook page at facebook.com/parkcentrallibrary.

 

April 23, 2014
"The Call of the Wild"
Downtown Book Club
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm at the Offsite.

The conversation will be flowing as we discuss provocative fiction, nonfiction and memoir at Mother's Brewing Company Tasting Room, 215 S. Grant Ave. Join us for a discussion of this year's Big Read selection, "The Call of the Wild" by Jack London. A Big Read event.

 

April 24, 2014
"The Call of the Wild"
Book Discussion
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm at the Library Station.

Visit with others about the current read. "The Call of the Wild" by Jack London.

 

April 29, 2014
Under-An-Hour Reading Club
Book Discussion
6:00 pm at the Park Central Branch Library.

The Under-an-Hour Reading Club explores a new magazine article each week, sparking conversation over fresh topics and current events. It's the fun of a book club, but with materials that take less than an hour to read--perfect for a busy schedule. Pick up a copy of the upcoming article at the Park Central Branch Library or find out about it on our Facebook page at facebook.com/parkcentrallibrary.

 

May 1, 2014
"The Burgess Boys"
Evening Book Discussion
6:30 pm at the Brentwood Branch Library.

By Elizabeth Strout.

 

May 1, 2014
"Code Name Verity"
NXT Chapter: A Book Group for 20/30-Somethings
7:30 pm at the Library Center.

By Elizabeth Wein. Refreshments will be provided.

 

May 6, 2014
Under-An-Hour Reading Club
Book Discussion
6:00 pm at the Park Central Branch Library.

The Under-an-Hour Reading Club explores a new magazine article each week, sparking conversation over fresh topics and current events. It's the fun of a book club, but with materials that take less than an hour to read--perfect for a busy schedule. Pick up a copy of the upcoming article at the Park Central Branch Library or find out about it on our Facebook page at facebook.com/parkcentrallibrary.

 

May 7, 2014
"The Night Guest"
Brown Bag Book Discussion
12:00 pm at the Midtown Carnegie Branch Library.

Bring your lunch and take a break from your workday. "The Night Guest" by Fiona McFarlane.

 

May 8, 2014
"The Light Between Oceans"
Book Discussion
1:30 pm at the Republic Branch Library.

By M.L. Stedman.

 

May 8, 2014
"Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter"
Book Discussion
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Midtown Carnegie Branch Library.

By Tom Franklin.

 

May 9, 2014
"Peace Like a River"
Northview Book Club
10:30 am to 11:30 am at the Offsite.

Check out our Library-sponsored book group just for seniors. We meet every second Friday of the month at the Northview Center in Doling Park, 301 E. Talmage. No registration is necessary. "Peace Like a River" by Leif Enger.

 

May 10, 2014
"Tekkon Kinkreet: Black & White"
Graphic Novels for Grown-Ups
4:30 pm at the Brentwood Branch Library.

Whether you’re new to the medium or have grown up with it, join us as we read and discuss contemporary and classic graphic literature from around the world. "Tekkon Kinkreet: Black & White" by Taiyo Matsumoto.

 

May 13, 2014
Under-An-Hour Reading Club
Book Discussion
6:00 pm at the Park Central Branch Library.

The Under-an-Hour Reading Club explores a new magazine article each week, sparking conversation over fresh topics and current events. It's the fun of a book club, but with materials that take less than an hour to read--perfect for a busy schedule. Pick up a copy of the upcoming article at the Park Central Branch Library or find out about it on our Facebook page at facebook.com/parkcentrallibrary.

 

May 14, 2014
"The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II"
Book Discussion
1:00 pm at the Library Center.

By Denise Kiernan.

 

May 14, 2014
"True Grit"
Book Discussion
1:30 pm at the Fair Grove Branch Library.

By Charles Portis.

 

May 19, 2014
"Shiloh"
Civil War Book Discussion Group
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Library Center.

By Shelby Foote.

 

May 20, 2014
"The Round House"
Book Discussion
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm at the Ash Grove Branch Library.

By Louise Erdrich.

 

May 20, 2014
Under-An-Hour Reading Club
Book Discussion
6:00 pm at the Park Central Branch Library.

The Under-an-Hour Reading Club explores a new magazine article each week, sparking conversation over fresh topics and current events. It's the fun of a book club, but with materials that take less than an hour to read--perfect for a busy schedule. Pick up a copy of the upcoming article at the Park Central Branch Library or find out about it on our Facebook page at facebook.com/parkcentrallibrary.

 

May 22, 2014
"The Penny"
Book Discussion
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm at the Library Station.

Visit with others about the current read. "The Penny" by Joyce Meyer.

 

May 27, 2014
"The Rosie Project"
Book Discussion
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm at the Brentwood Branch Library.

By Graeme Simsion.

 

May 27, 2014
Under-An-Hour Reading Club
Book Discussion
6:00 pm at the Park Central Branch Library.

The Under-an-Hour Reading Club explores a new magazine article each week, sparking conversation over fresh topics and current events. It's the fun of a book club, but with materials that take less than an hour to read--perfect for a busy schedule. Pick up a copy of the upcoming article at the Park Central Branch Library or find out about it on our Facebook page at facebook.com/parkcentrallibrary.

 

May 28, 2014
"Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore"
Downtown Book Club
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm at the Offsite.

The conversation will be flowing as we discuss provocative fiction, nonfiction and memoir at Mother's Brewing Company Tasting Room, 215 S. Grant Ave. "Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore" by Robin Sloan.

 
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