BookLite is a social book club that meets the third Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. Join us at The Still Bar & Grill, 326 S. Main Street in Bartlett to talk books, grab a drink, and meet new people. Books are available at the Adult Services Desk one month prior to the discussion.
February 16 - A Week in Winter by Maeve Binchy
March 16 - Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
April 20 - The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
May 18 - Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng
A cookbook discussion and tasting! Pick a recipe from the chosen cookbook and bring it to our discussion for the group to try. Books are available at the Adult Services Desk one month prior to the discussion. The group meets at 1:00 p.m. in the Meeting Room.
February 26 - Modern German Cookbook by Frank Rosin
March 12 - Lidia's Favorite Recipes by Lidia Matticchio Bastlanich
April 9 - Moosewood Restaurant Favorites
May 21 - Super Salads
The group meets at 12:30 p.m. in the Meeting Room on the last Friday of every month. Books are available at the Adult Services Desk one month prior to the discussion.
February 24 - The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure
March 31 - Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
April 28 - The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown
May 26 - What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty
Books are available at the Adult Services Desk one month prior to the discussion.
Monday, May 8 at 10:00 a.m.
Yummy by Greg Neri
The group meets at 7:00 p.m. in the West Conference Room on the first Thursday of every month. Books are available at the Adult Services Desk one month prior to the discussion.
February 2 - The Martian by Andrew Weir
March 2 - The Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman
April 6 - TBA
May 4 - TBA
Adult Book Group Collection
Looking for great titles for your book club? Check out our new collection located at the end of Adult Fiction next to the Quiet Room. We have 10 copies of specially selected titles available.
Girls Book Discussion : Grades 4 - 6
Thursday, February 23 at 6:30 p.m.
Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Join us for a year in the life of two young grils as they grow up on the Wisconsin frontier. This classic story will delight you as you learn about life in a simpler time. Register in person at the Youth & Teen Services Desk to pick up a free book.
Thursday, April 27 at 6:30 p.m.
The War that Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
Nine-year-old Ada has never left her one-room apartment. Her mother is too humiliated by Ada's disability. So when her little brother is shipped out of London to escape the war, Ada sneaks out to join him. So begins a new adventure and life for Ada. Register in person at the Youth & Teen Services Desk to pick up a free book.
Book Discussion in a Bag
The Youth & Teen Services Department offers 10 copies of a book with book discussion questions all in one bag and available to check out for 6 weeks. Perfect for the classroom, homeschool group or neighborhood book discussion. For titles and to check out a Book Discussion in a Bag, please stop by the Youth & Teen Services desk.
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