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, 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 leader Sandra at [email protected] for more information and the unique Zoom link.

See Glass of Wine Book Club Selections

Date: Monday, November 28th at 7pm*

Book: Catfish Alley by Lynne Bryant

*This month, the group will meet online only.


Date: Monday, December 19th at 7pm

Book: The Last Flight by Julie Clark


Date: Monday, January 30th at 7pm

Book: The Second Life of Mirielle West by Amanda Skenandore


Date: Monday, February 27th at 7pm

Book: Sold on a Monday by Kristina McMorris


Date: Monday, March 27th at 7pm

Book: In Our Hearts We Were Giants by Yehuda Koren & Eilat Negev


Date: Monday, April 24th at 7pm

Book: The Book Woman’s Daughter by Kim Michele Richardson


Date: Monday, May 22nd at 7pm

Book: Cutting Stone by Abraham Verghese


Date: Monday, June 26th at 7pm

Book: Joan: A Novel of Joan of Arc by Katherine J. Chen


Date: Monday, July 31st at 7pm

Book: The Last House on the Street by Diane Chamberlain


Date: Monday, August 28th at 7pm

Book: The Personal Librarian by Marie Benedict


Date: Monday, September 25th at 7pm

Book: The Lioness by Chris Bohjalian


Date: Monday, October 30th at 7pm

Book: The Island of Missing Trees by Elif Shafak


Date: Monday, November 27th at 7pm

Book: Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult


Date: Monday, December 18th at 7pm

Book: Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter by Kate Clifford Larson

 

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, 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

    Upcoming Events

Nov
29
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Sound Bath Meditation

In-Person
Nov
30
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Author Dr. Mark Pomar

In-Person
Dec
01
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Medicare Updates for 2023

In-Person
Dec
02
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Jazz Duo Tommy Howard and Chris Jones

In-Person