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Book Groups for Adults

Book Bunch FinalBook Bunch Book Group

1st Monday of the month, 1:30-2:30p
For Adults
Library Program Room

Reading current fiction and non-fiction. New members always welcome!

Questions? Contact Kay Klocko at 215-628-8744 or via our contact form

  • August: No meeting
  • September 9 (one week late): The Woman in White, by Wilkie Collins.
  • October 7: Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury. (Banned Book week is the end of September)j
  • November 4: Clock Dance: A novel, by Anne Tyler.
  • December 2: Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine, by Gail Honeyman.
  • January 6, 2020: Educated: A Memoir, by Tara Westover.

Curious about what we’ve read in the past? Check out our booklist from 2001 to 2018.

Facilitator: Sara S.

No registration.

History Book Group FinalHistory Book Group

1st Tuesday of the Month, 7-8 pm
For Adults
Library Conference Room

Reading fiction and non-fiction books about history. New members always welcome.

Questions? Contact Kay Klocko at 215-628-8744 or via our contact page.

Upcoming Books

  • August: No meeting.
  • September 3: In the garden of beasts : love, terror, and an American family in Hitler’s Berlin / Erik Larson.
  • October 1: Kon-Tiki : across the Pacific by raft / Thor Heyerdahl ; translated by F.H. Lyon.
  • November 5: The alienist / Caleb Carr.
  • December 3: The coldest winter : America and the Korean War / David Halberstam.
  • January 7: In a sunburned country / Bill Bryson.
  • February 4: Team of rivals : the political genius of Abraham Lincoln / Doris Kearns .
  • March 3: Isaac’ s storm : a man, a time, and the deadliest hurricane in history / Erik Larson .
  • April 7: The path between the seas : the creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914 / David McCullough.
  • May 5: King Leopold’ s ghost : a story of greed , terror, and heroism in colonial Africa / Adam Hochschild
  • June 2: The lost city of the Monkey God : a true story / Douglas Preston.

Upcoming books, especially those six months out, may change depending on group needs.

No registration.

Bookworms FinalBookworms Book Group

1st Thursday of the Month, 7:15-8:15p
For Adults
Library Program Room

This group, facilitated by Lauren Smyth & Kay Klocko, reads current fiction and non fiction. New members always welcome!

Upcoming Books:

  • August: No meeting.
  • September 5: Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry (on The Great American Reads list)
  • October 3: Educated : a memoir / Tara Westover.

Curious about the Bookworms? Check out their list of books read.

No registration.

The flag of FranceFrench Book Club

1st & 3rd Tuesdays of the month, 2p
*Please check our calendar for group meeting dates changes.*
For adults
Program Room

Discuss works written in French. For the advanced beginner French reader.

No registration.

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