Book Clubs

The library sponsors multiple book clubs and new members are always welcome in all clubs! Please see details below for book club selections and instructions on how to join each program.

Better with Books Teen Book Club

Join teen library volunteer Daniel as he leads the Better with Books Teen Book Club! You can attend this club in the library’s meeting room. Please email Daniel at [email protected] for more information.

See Better with Books Dates and Selections

Date: Saturday, March 16th at 1pm

Book: A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson


Date: Saturday, May 18th at 1pm

Book: Elektra by Jennifer Saint

BYOB (Bring Your Own Book) Talk

This club meets online every Friday at 2pm. Join a staff member for a drop in casual group chat about what you’re currently reading, want to read, or just your favorite books! Please sign up for this group using the Zoom registration.

Classics Book Club

This club meets the third Friday of each month at 10:30am in the library and on Zoom. Please email Margaret Berggren at [email protected] for more information and the unique Zoom link.

See Classics Book Club Selections

Date: Friday, March 15th at 10:30am

Book: Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift


Date: Friday, April 19th at 10:30am

Book: One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez


Date: Friday, May 17th at 10:30am

Book: O Pioneers! by Willa Cather

Friends Book Club

This club meets the first Tuesday of each month at 10am in the library and on Zoom. Please email Margaret Berggren at [email protected] for more information and the unique Zoom link.

See Friends Book Club Selections

Date: Tuesday, March 5th at 10am

Book: Targeted by Stephen Hunter


Date: Tuesday, April 2nd at 10am

Book: The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion


Date: Tuesday, May 7th at 10am

Book: Last Dance on the Starlight Pier by Sarah Bird


Date: Tuesday, June 4th at 10am

Book: Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus

 

Glass of Wine Book Club

This club usually meets the last Monday of the month at 7pm in the library and on Zoom. Please email club leader Sandra at [email protected] for more information and the unique Zoom link.

See Glass of Wine Book Club Selections

Date: Monday, March 25th at 7pm

Book: Babel: Or the Necessity of Violence by R.F. Kuang


Date: Monday, April 29th at 7pm

Book: The Nurse’s Secret by Amanda Skenandore


Date: Monday, May 20th at 7pm

Book: Lessons In Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus


Date: Monday, June 24th at 7pm

Book: Lady Tan’s Circle of Women by Lisa See


Date: Monday, July 29th at 7pm

Book: The Librarianist by Patrick deWitt


Date: Monday, August 26th at 7pm

Book: Fools and Mortals by Bernard Cornwell


Date: Monday, September 30th at 7pm

Book: Hang the Moon by Jeanette Walls


Date: Monday, October 28th at 7pm

Book: Hurt: The Inspiring, Untold Story of Trauma Care by Catherine Musemeche


Date: Monday, November 18th at 7pm

Book: The Art Forger by B.A. Shapiro


Date: Monday, December 30th at 7pm

Book: Horse by Geraldine Brooks

 

Silent Book Club at Hops & Thyme

This club meets the first Wednesday of every month from 5pm to 7pm  at Hops & Thyme (2125 Lohmans Crossing #400, Lakeway, 78734). Silent Book Club is a global community of readers and introverts whose members gather in public to read together in quiet camaraderie. At Silent Book Club, there’s no assigned reading. All readers are welcome—eBooks, audiobooks, textbooks, comic books, etc. Please email Mariah for more information.

Social Justice Book Club

This club usually meets the first Thursday of the month at 1pm in the library and on Zoom. Please email Morgan McMillian at [email protected] for more information and the unique Zoom link.

See Social Justice Book Club Selections

Texas My Texas Book Club

This club usually meets the second Monday of the month at 7pm in the library and on Zoom. Please email Elizabeth Walden at [email protected] for more information and the unique Zoom link.

See Texas My Texas Book Club Selections

Date: Monday, March 11th at 7pm

Book: The Same Sky by Amanda Eyre Ward

Leader: Marcie H.


Date: Monday, April 8th at 7pm

Book: Straight from the Heart by Ann Richards

Leader: Helen K.


Date: Monday, May 13th at 7pm

Book: Texas Riverman by William Seale

Leader: Nancy A.


Date: Monday, June 10th at 7pm

Book: Comanche Kid by James Robert Daniels

Leader: Eileen H.


Date: Monday, July 8th at 7pm

Book: The Six by Loren Grush

Leader: Chris F.


Date: Monday, August 12th at 7pm

Book: The Last Karankawas by Kimberly Garza

Leader: Kathy B.


Date: Monday, September 9th at 7pm

Book: Marfa for the Perplexed by Lonn Taylor

Leader: Karen B.


Date: Monday, October 14th at 7pm

Book: Hands to the Spindle by Paula Mitchell Marks

Leader: Amanda W.


Date: Monday, November 11th at 7pm

Book: The Passenger by Cormac McCarthy

Leader: Elizabeth W.


Date: Monday, December 9th at 7pm

Book: Death of a Healing Woman by Allana Martin

Leader: Becky R.

 

    Upcoming Events

Mar
05
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Power for Parkinson's

In-Person
Mar
06
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Silent Book Club at Hops & Thyme

In-Person
Mar
07
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Lakeway Garden Club Member Mixer

In-Person
Mar
07
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Great Decisions—Mideast Realignment

In-Person