Book Clubs

The library sponsors five adult book clubs and a mother/daughter book club. New members are always welcome in all clubs!

The Book to Big Screen Book Club meets the third Thursday of each month at 2pm in the library. This group reads books that will be hitting the big screen soon. Selections are listed below. For more information about the group, please contact Library Director Morgan McMillian at librarian@laketravislibrary.org.

The Bottle of Wine Book Club usually meets the fourth Wednesday of the month at 7pm. Selections are listed below. Please contact Mary Betty Douglas for more information and location details at mdouglas2@att.net.

The Friends Book Club meets the first Tuesday of each month at 10am at the library. Selections are listed below. For more information about the group, please contact Margaret Berggren at margaret.berggren@gmail.com.

The Glass of Wine Book Club usually meets the last Monday of the month at 7pm. Selections are listed below. Contact Helen Kott at (512) 382-1227 for more information about the group and meeting location.

The Mother-Daughter Book Club is offered for 2nd through 5th grade girls and their mothers. See Children’s Programs for more information or call (512) 263-2885.

The Social Justice Book Club meets the first Thursday of the month at 1pm at the library. The first meeting will take place on October 6th. Selections are listed below.



Upcoming Selections for the Book to Big Screen Book Club

Date: December 15

Title: Inferno

Author: Dan Brown


Date: January 19

Title: A Street Cat Named Bob: And How He Saved My Life

Author: James Bowen



Upcoming Selections for the Bottle of Wine Book Club

Date: January

Title: TBD

Author: TBD



Upcoming Selections for the Friends Book Club

Date: January 3

Title: Being Mortal

Author: Atul Gawande

Leader: Trudy


Date: February 7

TitleEmpire of the Summer Moon

Author: S.C. Gwynne

Leader: Caroline


Date: March 7

TitleThe Silent Wife

Author: A.S.A. Harrison

Leader: Anna Brita


Date: April 4

Title: Still Alice

Author: Lisa Genova

Leader: Kathy


Date: May 2

TitleThe Last Midwife

Author: Sandra Dallas

Leader: Margaret



Upcoming Selections for the Glass of Wine Book Club

Date: December 12 at 6:30pm at a book club member’s home

TitleA Christmas Carol

Author: Charles Dickens



Upcoming Selections for the Social Justice Book Club

Date: January 5

Title: Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis

Author: J.D. Vance


Date: February 2

Title: To The End of June: The Intimate Life of American Foster Care

Author: Cris Beam

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