Book Clubs


Join one of our many book clubs! We offer teen, adult and even an online book club for our patrons!

 

LARC I

If you enjoy multiple genres of fiction with sprinkling of non-fiction, then this book club is for you. We meet once a month, engaging in friendly discussions on current book choices and related topics. This adult book club is a great option for those wishing to read different books and make new friends.

 2017 Book Club Selections & Meeting Dates

  • January 17th- King’s Mountain by Sharyn McCrumb
  • February 24th – Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf
  • March 31st – The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
  • April 28th- The Weird Sisters by Eleanor Brown
  • May 26th – The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty
  • June 30th- The Lost Continent by Bill Bryson
  • July- No Meeting
  • August 25th- The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
  • September 29th- Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld
  • October 27th- A Man Called Ove by Frederik Backman
  • November 17th- Sarah’s Key by Tatiana Rosnay
  • December 22nd- Everything I never Told You by Celeste Ng

LARC II

If you are interested in reading and discussing non-fiction and more profound and compelling fiction, this is the group for you. We meet once a month, engaging in friendly discussions on current book choices and related topics. This adult books club is a great choice if you enjoy deep conversations on literature and life.

2017 Book Club Selections & Meeting Dates

  • January 13th- Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  • February 10th- American Bride in Kabul by Phyllis Chester
  • March 10th- The Four Million by O. Henry
  • April 14th- Why Did the Chicken Cross the World? by Andrew Lawler
  • May 12th- Thirty-Nine Steps by Johan Buchan
  • June 9th- A Hell of a Place to Lose a Cow by Tim Brooks
  • July 14th- Bitter Brew: The rise and Fall of Anheuser-Busch and America’s King of Beers by William Knoedelseder
  • August 11th- Howard’s End by E.M. Forster
  • September 8th- Sound of a Wild Snail Eating by Elizabeth Tova Bailey
  • October 13th – Lorna Doone, A Romance in Exmoor by R. D. Blackmore
  • November 17th – Salt: A World History by Mark Kurlansky
  • December 8th- The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde

Teens @ The Library

If you are a teen, 13 & up, then feel free to join us once a month for a fun filled hour! The teen book club meets one Saturday a month to discuss interesting and popular reads. Snacks and beverages are provided at no cost. Our book selections come from the Read for a Lifetime list and the Abraham Lincoln High School Award list.

2017 Book Club Selections (Please contact the library for current meeting dates)

  • January -I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
  • February – Audacity by Melanie Crowder
  • March – Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard
  • April – Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas
  • May – All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven
  • June – The Boy in the Black Suit by Jason Reynolds
  • July – Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen
  • August- The Martian by Andy Weir
  • September- The Glass Castle by Jeannette Wells
  • October- The Glass Castle by Jeannette Wells
  • November- 1984 by George Orwell
  • December- The Shack by William P. Young