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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

African Writers Book Club

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 • 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

African Writers Book Club (rescheduled)

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 • 2:15pm - 4:15pm

New date: Tuesday, October 16, 2018 • 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

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

Ages: Adult

Southern Lady Book Club - Join a New Community of Southern Readers

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

North Regional Library

Join us in October to discuss "Between Earth and Sky" by Amanda Skenandore, November will be "The Road to Bittersweet" by Dona Everhart, and December adventure "Every Woman's Dream" by Mary Monroe

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Testers & Tasters Cookbook Club

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 • 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

Registration required

K/1 Book Club

Thursday, October 18, 2018 • 4:30pm - 6:00pm

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

Book Club Fun!

Ages: Kindergarten

Registration required

Fiction Book Club

Thursday, October 18, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

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

Read and discuss a different book each month. Titles to be selected by the group.

Ages: Adult

Registration required

Graphic Book Club

Saturday, October 20, 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

Nonfiction Book Club

Tuesday, October 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!

Ages: Adult

North Book Club (canceled)

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

North Regional Library

Join us one Wednesday each month for fun and lively discussions.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

American Girl Club

Thursday, October 25, 2018 • 4:15pm - 5:00pm

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

Join Miss Allie to learn about a new American Girl each month and do a craft or activity!

Ages: Middle School, Elementary School

Registration required

I Survived Club - The Sinking of the Titanic

Monday, October 29, 2018 • 4:15pm - 5:00pm

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

Do you have what it takes to survive? Come discuss the I Survived series — we’ll talk all things survival and do a themed activity. For ages 7-11. *Registration required.

Ages: Middle School, Elementary School

Registration required

Romance Lovers Book Club

Thursday, November 01, 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 Book Club

Saturday, November 03, 2018 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm

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

Teen Book Club

Ages: Teen, Middle School, High School

Registration required

Mystery Book Club

Monday, November 05, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

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

We’re discussing genre-blending mysteries this fall. including: The Girl Who Knew Too Much by Amanda Quick in Oct., Midnight Riot by Ben Aaronovitch in Nov., & The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde in Dec.

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

4th and 5th Grade Book Club

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm

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

4th and 5th graders come join us for an exciting discussion, for the chosen book of the month.

Ages: Elementary School

Registration required

Sub-Genre-O-Rama Book Club

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

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

Adventurous readers unite!

Ages: Adult

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