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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

African Writers Book Club

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 • 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

A discussion group for fiction and nonfiction written by authors from around the African continent.

Ages: Adult

Fiction Book Club

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:15pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.)

Read a different novel each month. Titles to be selected by the group.

Ages: Adult

Registration required

North Book Club

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 • 10:00am - 11:00am

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

Calling all fiction lovers! Join us one Wednesday each month for fun and lively discussions.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Pardon My Youth Book Club

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.)

You're never too old to read Young Adult Fiction!

Ages: Senior Citizen, High School, Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds, Adult

Registration required

Harry Potter Club - Arithmancy!

Monday, January 27, 2020 • 4:30pm - 5:15pm

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

Join Miss Julia and discuss a Hogwarts subject and do a magical craft or activity! Registration of each participant is required!

Ages: Elementary School

Registration required

Non Fiction Book Club

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

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

Meeting of Non Fiction Book Club

Ages: Adult

Romance Lovers Book

Thursday, February 06, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

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

Come talk about your favorite books with fellow romance readers!

Ages: Adult

Mystery Book Club

Monday, February 10, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

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

The Mystery Book Club is reading Unconventional Mysteries: The 7 ½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle in January, Where’d You Go Bernadette? in February, and The Yiddish Policeman’s Union in March.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds, Adult

40 & Over DCoL Book Club

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

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: "Life After Life" by Jill McCorkle.

Ages: Adult

Daytime Book Club

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 • 11:00am - 12:30pm

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

Daytime Book Club We gather at East Regional Library on the second Wednesday of the month, 11:00 until 12:30. We like donuts.

Ages: Adult

Sub-Genre-O-Rama Book Club

Thursday, February 13, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

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

Adventurous readers unite!

Ages: Adult

African Writers Book Club

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 • 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

A discussion group for fiction and nonfiction written by authors from around the African continent.

Ages: Adult

Fiction Book Club

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:15pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.)

Read a different novel each month. Titles to be selected by the group.

Ages: Adult

Registration required

Testers & Tasters Cookbook Club

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 • 12:30pm - 2:00pm

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

Whether you're always browsing the cookbook aisle or just want to try something new in the kitchen, this fun and tasty program is for you!

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Kindergarten/1st Grade Book Club

Thursday, February 20, 2020 • 4:30pm - 5:30pm

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

Come and join Mr. Joel as we read the book together and then have an interesting and lively discussion. A craft activity, games and snacks are always part of the fun!

Ages: Kindergarten, Elementary School

Registration required

Harry Potter Club

Monday, February 24, 2020 • 4:30pm - 5:15pm

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

Join Miss Julia and discuss a Hogwarts subject and do a magical craft or activity! Registration of each participant is required!

Ages: Elementary School

Registration required

Non Fiction Book Club

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

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

Meeting of Non Fiction Book Club

Ages: Adult

North Book Club

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 • 10:00am - 11:00am

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

Calling all fiction lovers! Join us one Wednesday each month for fun and lively discussions.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Pardon My Youth Book Club

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.)

You're never too old to read Young Adult Fiction!

Ages: Senior Citizen, High School, Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds, Adult

Registration required

Romance Lovers Book

Thursday, March 05, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

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

Come talk about your favorite books with fellow romance readers!

Ages: Adult

Mystery Book Club

Monday, March 09, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

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

The Mystery Book Club is reading Unconventional Mysteries: The 7 ½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle in January, Where’d You Go Bernadette? in February, and The Yiddish Policeman’s Union in March.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds, Adult

40 & Over DCoL Book Club

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

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: "Life After Life" by Jill McCorkle.

Ages: Adult

Daytime Book Club

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 • 11:00am - 12:30pm

East Regional Library (East - Meeting Room - Right Side)

Daytime Book Club We gather at East Regional Library on the second Wednesday of the month, 11:00 until 12:30. We like donuts.

Ages: Adult

Sub-Genre-O-Rama Book Club

Thursday, March 12, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

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

Adventurous readers unite!

Ages: Adult

African Writers Book Club

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 • 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

A discussion group for fiction and nonfiction written by authors from around the African continent.

Ages: Adult

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