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 LibrarianBooks and Banter
Last Wednesday of the month @ 6:30 p.m. | January 31 | February 28 | March 27 | April 24 | May 29 

Banter about some eclectic fiction selections!

Copies of the monthly read available at Ask Me desk.


1/31: The Wake-Up Call by Beth O'Leary

2/28: Vera Wong’s Unsolicited Advice for Murderers by Jesse Q. Sutanto


3/27:  The Wildest Sun by Asha Lemmie 


4/24: The Good Part by Sophie Cousens


5/29: The Frozen River by Ariel Lawhon 



Book: The Mystery of Mrs. ChristieBook Nook 
Third Monday of the Month at 6:00 p.m. | Feb. 19 | Mar. 18 | Apr. 15 | May 20

A mix of fiction genres that will spark interesting conversations and lead to exploring genres you may not typically read. Registration required. Register for each month's session by clicking on the date above.


2/19: The House in the Pines by Ana Reyes

3/18: Sam by Allegra Goodman

4/15: The River Runs South by Audrey Ingram

5/20: The Island of the Missing Trees by Elif Shafak

Mysteries & Muffins

Select Dates @ 6:30 pm | February 5 | March 4 | April 1 | May 6

Join us for muffins and discussion of a classic or cozy mystery! Books available for checkout at the EPL Keystone circulation desk.

2/5: As Gouda as Dead by Avery Aames

3/4: Spirits and Sourdough by Bailey Cates

4/1: Blood Orange by Susan Wittig Albert

5/6: The No.1 Ladies Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith


West River

Book: Personal LibrarianThe Page Turners Book Club
2nd Monday of the month @ 6:00 pm | February 12 | March 11 | May 13 
Meet new friends as we discuss the month's book. Books are reserved for YOU at the EPL West River circulation desk; come in the month before to check it out. 

2/12: What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty

3/11: Hello Beautiful by Ann Napolitano

5/13: The Authenticity Project by Clare Pooley



Book: Personal LibrarianMysteries in the Morning
Second Wednesday of the month at 10:00 a.m. | February 14 | March 13 | April 10 | May 8
Elevate your morning with a book discussion. Let's chat about a thriller, a mystical mystery, a twist on a classic whodunit, and a short holiday collection.  

2/14: A Most Agreeable Murder by Julia Seales

3/13: The Violin Conspiracy by Brendan Slocum

4/10: Mother-Daughter Murder Night by Nina Simon

5/8: Dog on it by Spencer Quinn



Books on TapCozy Cat Book Club 
Third Saturday of the Month at 2:00 p.m. | February 17 | March 16 | April 20 | May 18
Meet new friends as we discuss the month's book. Books are reserved for YOU at the EPL South circulation desk; come in the month before to check it out.  

                            2/17: Death by a Whisker: A Cat Rescue Mystery by T.C. LoTempio

                            3/16: Buy a Whisker: A Second Chance Cat Mystery by Sofie Ryan

                            4/20: Cat Shining Bright: A Joe Grey Mystery by Shirley Murphy

                            5/18: The Cat Who Ate Danish Modern by Lilian Jackson Braun




Books on TapBooks on Tap at the Foundry | 525 Broad St. in Elyria
Third Tuesday of the Month at 6:30 p.m. | Adults Only | Feb. 20 | Mar. 19 | Apr. 16

Let’s get together at The Foundry Kitchen & Bar to talk about our latest and favorite reads!

Find us at: 525 Broad Street in Elyria.