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Book Clubs

Durham County Library hosts book clubs on a wide range of genres and topics. There’s sure to be something for everyone.

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Upcoming Book Clubs

Nonfiction Book Club

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Adult Services Space)

The Book Club meets monthly to discuss a nonfiction book. You do not have to have finished the book to attend! January's book will be The Wright Brothers by David McCullough.

Ages: Adult

Pardon My Youth Book Club (rescheduled)

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

New date: Thursday, January 25, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.)

For adults who like to read Young Adult! this month's book will be "Bone Gap" by Laura Ruby. Books will be available at the Information Desk. For patrons age 17 and older.

Ages: Teen, High School, Adult

Registration required

North Book Club

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 • 10:00am - 11:00am

North Regional Library (North - Children's Programming Room)

Join us one Wednesday each month for fun and lively discussions. In January we will discuss Kindred by Octavia Butler.

Ages: Adult

Star Reader Challenge

Thursday, January 25, 2018 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Earn stars for reading at the library, collect 5 stars and get a free book! Check in with Miss Allie for book suggestions and start earning stars right away!

Ages: Elementary School

African- American Authors Book Club

Thursday, January 25, 2018 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Tutoring/Study Room #1)

January- The Ultimate Betrayal by Kimberla Lawson Roby; February-Destiny by TD Jakes; March-The Turner House by Angela Flournoy.

Ages: Adult

Pardon My Youth Book Club

Thursday, January 25, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Children's Programming Room)

For adults who like to read Young Adult! this month's book will be "Bone Gap" by Laura Ruby. Books will be available at the Information Desk. For patrons age 17 and older.

Ages: Teen, High School, Adult

Registration required

Graphic Book Club

Saturday, January 27, 2018 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Enjoy comic books or graphic novels? Join us for the monthly meeting of Durham County Library's Graphic Book Club.

Ages: Teen, Adult

Registration required

Homeschool Learning Lab - Book Club!

Thursday, February 01, 2018 • 10:00am - 11:00am

North Regional Library (North - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Elementary-aged students will be discussing Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstien. Middle and high school students will be discussing Book Scavenger by Jennifer Chambliss Bertman.

Ages: Teen, Middle School, High School, Elementary School

Star Reader Challenge

Thursday, February 01, 2018 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Earn stars for reading at the library, collect 5 stars and get a free book! Check in with Miss Allie for book suggestions and start earning stars right away!

Ages: Elementary School

Romance Lovers Book Club - Children's Program Room

Thursday, February 01, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Love to read romance? Come talk about your favorite books with Romance Writers of America 2010 Librarian of the year, Jennifer Lohmann. For a list of our upcoming books, check out our meetup page at http://www.meetup.com/Romance-Lovers-Book-Club/.

Ages: Adult

Food & Fiction Fridays

Friday, February 02, 2018 • 3:00pm - 5:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Come read a book or magazine and enjoy a snack!

Ages: Teen, Middle School, High School

2nd-3rd Grade Bookclub

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 • 4:45pm - 5:30pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Children's Programming Room)

Join us for our 2nd-3rd Grade Bookclub. Each month we will read a different book, discuss what we read and make a craft. Sign up online and pick up a copy of the book at the Information desk today!

Ages: Elementary School

Registration required

Star Reader Challenge

Thursday, February 08, 2018 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Earn stars for reading at the library, collect 5 stars and get a free book! Check in with Miss Allie for book suggestions and start earning stars right away!

Ages: Elementary School

Sub-Genre-O-Rama Book Club

Thursday, February 08, 2018 • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Adventurous readers unite! The Sub-Genre-O-Rama Book Club will tackle books that fit niche readerships or cross genre lines in interesting or unexpected ways. Visitour Meetup pagefor book selections and more info!

Ages: Adult

Mystery Book Club

Monday, February 12, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Love a good mystery? Join the Mystery Book Club.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Teen Book Club

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 • 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

For teens, ages 13 and up. Pizza will be served.

Ages: Teen, Middle School, High School

Teen Book Club + Pizza

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 • 4:30pm - 5:30pm

East Regional Library (East - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join our teen book club to talk about your favorite book! Pizza is provided.

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Teen

40 & Over DCL Book Club

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

East Regional Library (East - Tutoring/Study Room #2)

Come and join mature, lively discussion about the chosen book of the month. New members welcomed. Book to be discussed:

Ages: Adult

Lunchtime Tales

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 • 12:00pm - 1:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Children's Programming Room)

Take a break from your busy day and listen to one great story read aloud!

Ages: Adult

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