Book Clubs

*As we continue to reopen, library events are either online, in-person, or hybrid. Please see each calendar event for more details.

The library sponsors multiple book clubs and new members are always welcome in all clubs!

Friends Book Club

This 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 [email protected].

See Friends Book Club Selections

Date: Tuesday, October 4th at 10am

Book: The Other Side of the Coin: The Queen, the Dresser, and the Wardrobe by Angela Kelly

Date: Tuesday, November 1st at 10am

Book: The Henna Artist by Alka Joshi

Date: Tuesday, December 6th at 10am

Join the Friends Book Club for a casual lunch out!

Date: Tuesday, January 3rd at 10am

Book: Of Women and Salt by Gabriela Garcia

Date: Tuesday, February 7th at 10am

Book: The Personal Librarian by Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray

Date: Tuesday, March 7th at 10am

Book: The Rent Collector by Camron Wright

Date: Tuesday, April 4th at 10am

Book: The Paris Bookseller by Kerri Maher

Date: Tuesday, May 2nd at 10am

Book: The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova


Glass of Wine Book Club

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

See Glass of Wine Book Club Selections

Date: Monday, October 24th at 7pm

Book: The Plot by Jean Hanff Korelitz

Date: Monday, November 28th at 7pm

Book: Catfish Alley by Lynne Bryant

Date: Monday, December 19th at 7pm

Book: The Last Flight by Julie Clark

A Novel Idea Book Club

This club meets in the library at 2pm on the second Thursday of each month. For more information, please contact co-leaders Arlyle Bradley at [email protected] and Eileen Kuchinsky at [email protected]

See A Novel Idea Selections

Date: Thursday, October 13th at 2pm

Book: The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah

Date: Thursday, November 10th at 2pm

Book: Horse by Geraldine Brooks

Social Justice Book Club

This club usually meets the first Thursday of the month at 1pm at the library and selections are listed below. Please contact Morgan McMillian at [email protected] for more information about this group.

See Social Justice Book Club Selections

Texas My Texas Book Club

This club usually meets the second Monday of the month at 7pm at the library and selections are listed below. Contact Elizabeth Walden at [email protected] for more information about the group.

See Texas My Texas Book Club Selections

Date: Monday, October 10th at 7pm

Book: The Last Trial of T. Boone Pickens by Chrysta Castañeda and Loren C. Steffy

Leader: Elizabeth

Date: Monday, November 14th at 7pm

Book: Run, Brother, Run by David Berg

Leader: John

Date: Monday, December 12th at 7pm

Book: Valentine by Elizabeth Wetmore

Leader: Jan

Date: Monday, January 9th at 7pm

Book: The Sparrows of Montenegro by BJ Mayo

Leader: Joyce

Date: Monday, February 13th at 7pm

Book: Last Gangster in Austin: Frank Smith, Ronnie Earle, and the End of a Junkyard Mafia by Jesse Sublett

Leader: Jim

Date: Monday, March 13th at 7pm

Book: Saving the Oldest Town in Texas by Linda Thorsen Bond

Leader: Becky

Date: Monday, April 10th at 7pm

Book: Train to Estelline by Jane Roberts Wood

Leader: Kathy

Date: Monday, May 8th at 7pm

Book: Nimitz at War: Command Leadership from Pearl Harbor to Tokyo Bay by Craig L. Symonds

Leader: Helen

Date: Monday, June 12th at 7pm

Book: Last Dance on the Starlight Pier: A Novel by Sarah Bird

Leader: Connie

Date: Monday, July 10th at 7pm

Book: Love is a Wild Assault by Elithe H. Kirkland

Leader: Pat

Date: Monday, August 14th at 7pm

Book: American Kingpin: The Epic Hunt for the Criminal Mastermind Behind the Silk Road by Nick Bilton

Leader: Elizabeth

Date: Monday, September 11th at 7pm

Book: Lethal Tides: Mary Sears and the Marine Scientists Who Helped Win World War II by Catherine Musemeche

Leader: Nancy

Date: Monday, October 9th at 7pm

Book: Home from the Hill by William Humphrey

Leader: Marcie

Date: Monday, November 13th at 7pm

Book: Horseman, Pass By by Larry McMurtry

Leader: John

Date: Monday, December 11th at 7pm

Book: Jacob’s Well by Stephen Harrigan

Leader: Jan

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