Book Clubs & Chats

Can't wait to tell your friends and family about the new book you are reading? Join one of the Library's Book Clubs & Chats.



Book: Personal Librarian Shelf Awareness Banned Book Club
Last Wednesday of the month @ 6p.m. | May 31 | June 28 | July 26 | August 30 | 
What makes a banned book banned? Stop by the Central Library for a night of reading dangerously and discussing a challenged/banned book!
Registration Required.

May: "The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian" by Sherman Alexie

June: “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close” by Jonathan Safran Foer 

July:  “Born a Crime” by Trevor Noah 

August:  “The God of Small Things” by Arundhati Roy 




Book: The Mystery of Mrs. Christie Book Nook 
Third Monday of the Month at 6:30 p.m. | June 19 | July 17 |  August 21 
Join us monthly for a book discussion with friends old and new. Stop on in to pick up a copy of this month's book. Registration required. Register for each month's session by clicking on the date above.

June: TBD

July: TDB

August: TBD



West River

Book: Personal Librarian The PageTurners | NEW!
Select Dates @ 6:00pm | June 12 | July 10 | August 14 | September 11
Join us for popular fiction book club, now in the afternoon! We have books reserved for you at our circulation desk; come in the month before to check it out. Registration required.  

June: "Keeper of Stories" by Sally Page

July: "The Hotel Nantucket" by Elin Hilderbrand

August: "The Relic Master" by Christopher Buckley

September: "A Winter Grave" by Peter May


Book: Personal Librarian Non-Fiction Book Club | Too Good To Be True Book Club
3rd Wednesday of the month @ 6:00pm | June 21 | July 19 | August 16 
Pick up a copy of the book and meet for a discussion! Registration Required. 

June-  "Unraveling: What I Learned About Life While Shearing Sheep, Dyeing Wool, and Making the World’s Ugliest Sweater" by Peggy Orenstein 

July-  "Nature's Wild ideas: How the Natural World is Inspiring Scientific Innovation" by Kristy Hamilton

August- "The Season: A Social History of the Debutante" by Kristen Richardson

Book: Personal Librarian Mysteries in the Morning
Second Wednesday of the month at 10 a.m. | June 14 | July 12 | August 9 | September 13
Introducing a new book club for early birds and mystery lovers. Registration Required. 

June - "The Right Sort of Man" by Allison Montclair

July- "Nine Lives" by Peter Swanson

August- "Bluff" by Jane Stanton Hitchcock

September-  TBA



Books on Tap Graphic Novel Readers 
Second Tuesday of the Month at 12:00 p.m. | June TBA

Calling all Graphic Novel readers! Newcomers, lifelong Super-Fans, and everyone in between are welcome to settle in each month as we discuss a wide variety of creations from this blossoming format, including modern classics, New York Times best sellers, and indie gems. Registration required.  

                            June: TBA



Books on Tap Books on Tap at the Foundry | 525 Broad St. in Elyria
Third Tuesday of the Month at 6:30 p.m. | June 20July 18 | August 15 | September 19 
Let's get together at The Foundry Kitchen and Bar to about our least and favorite reads. Find us at 525 Broad Street in Elyria.