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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

North Book Club

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • 10:00am - 11:00am

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

All fiction lovers welcome! Join us one Wednesday each month for fun and lively discussions.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Star Reader Challenge

Thursday, April 26, 2018 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

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: Middle School, Elementary School

Food & Fiction Fridays

Friday, April 27, 2018 • 3:00pm - 5:00pm

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

Come read a book or magazine and enjoy a snack!

Ages: Teen, Middle School, High School

2nd-3rd Grade Bookclub

Wednesday, May 02, 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

Homeschool Learning Lab - Book Club!

Thursday, May 03, 2018 • 10:00am - 11:00am

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

Elementary-aged students will be discussing Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer L. Holm. Middle and high school students will be discussing 90 Miles to Havana by Enrique Flores-Galbis.

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

Romance Lovers Book Club

Thursday, May 03, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

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

Come talk about your favorite books with fellow romance readers! For a list of our upcoming books, check out our meetup page at http://www.meetup.com/Romance-Lovers-Book-Club/.

Ages: Adult

Teen Homeschool Book Club (canceled)

Monday, May 07, 2018 • 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Join us for a new once-a-month teen homeschool hangout and book club. Each month will feature a different book genre. There will be pizza! For teens and tweens, ages 11-18. Please register.

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Teen

40 & Over DCL Book Club

Tuesday, May 08, 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: "Last Days of Night" by Graham Moore.

Ages: Adult

Lunchtime Tales

Wednesday, May 09, 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: Senior Citizen, High School, Adult

6-8th Grade Book Club

Wednesday, May 09, 2018 • 4:45pm - 5:30pm

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

Each month we will read a new book and meet to discuss it. Members of the book club are encouraged to lead in discussions and help choose books. For grades 6-8. Registration is required.

Ages: Teen, Middle School

Registration required

Sub-Genre-O-Rama Book Club

Thursday, May 10, 2018 • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

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

Adventurous readers unite!

Ages: Adult

Food & Fiction Fridays

Friday, May 11, 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

Spanish Storytime - Cuentacuentos

Saturday, May 12, 2018 • 11:30am - 12:30pm

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

Spanish story read by a fantastic volunteer. We also may make a small craft or learn some Spanish songs. All ages

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Kindergarten, Intergenerational, Elementary School, Baby

Registration required

Mystery Book Club (canceled)

Monday, May 14, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

North Regional Library

Love a good mystery? Join the Mystery Book Club. 8/14/17: Open Season by C.J. Box 9/11/17: Dust and Shadows by Lyndsay Faye

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Mystery Book Club

Monday, May 14, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

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

Love a good mystery? Then join us as we discuss Death of a Gossip by M.C. Beaton in April, The Secret Adversary by Agatha Christie in May, and Death on Demand by Carolyn Hart in June.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

African Writers Book Club (rescheduled)

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 • 2:00pm - 4:00pm

New date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 • 2:15pm - 4:15pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

We will discuss Welcome to Our Hillbrow A Novel of Postapartheid South Africa by Phaswane Mpe.

Ages: Adult

African Writers Book Club

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 • 2:15pm - 4:15pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125)

We will discuss Welcome to Our Hillbrow A Novel of Postapartheid South Africa by Phaswane Mpe.

Ages: Adult

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