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Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014

Adult Book Club

Francis A. Gregory Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us to discuss October's book club selection, Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese.

DC Reads: Book Discussion

Northwest One Library

6:30 p.m.
As part of the month-long celebration of DC Reads, we will be reading and discussing Dinaw Mengestu's book 

DC Reads: Book Discussion

Mt. Pleasant Library

7 p.m.
As part of the month-long celebration of DC Reads, we will be reading and discussing Dinaw Mengestu's book 

Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014

DC Reads: Book Discussion

Southwest Library

1 p.m.
As part of the month-long celebration of DC Reads, we will be reading and discussing Dinaw Mengestu's book 

Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014

DC Reads: Book Discussion

Cleveland Park Library

2 p.m.
As part of the month-long celebration of DC Reads, we will be reading and discussing Dinaw Mengestu's book 

Monday, Oct. 27, 2014

DC Reads: Book Discussion

Dorothy I. Height/Benning Library

6 p.m.
As part of the month-long celebration of DC Reads, we will be reading and discussing Dinaw Mengestu's book 

DC Reads: Book Discussion

Francis A. Gregory Library

6:30 p.m.
As part of the month-long celebration of DC Reads, we will be reading and discussing Dinaw Mengestu's book 

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014

DC Reads: Book Discussion

West End Library

12:30 p.m.
As part of the month-long celebration of DC Reads, we will be reading and discussing Dinaw Mengestu's book 
The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears

Southeast Adult Book Club

Southeast Library

7 p.m.
Please join the Southeast Book Club on the last Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. for a fun and interesting discussion of the monthly book. The October book is The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears by Dinaw Mengestu.  All are welcome!

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

Capitol Hill Reads - The DC Reads Bonus Book Club

Southeast Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us for a special second Capitol Hill Reads book club for DC Reads. Along with the rest of the city, we will read The Beautiful Things that Heaven Bears by Dinaw Mengestu.

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014

Trashy Book Club

Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library

(All day)
Join us for our romance book club to discuss all your favorite bodice rippers!

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014

CCH Book Club: 'The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears'

Chevy Chase Library

7 p.m.
The CCHDC Book Club will discuss the DC Reads selection, The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears by Dinaw Mengestu at the Chevy Chase Community Center.All are welcome!

DC Reads: Book Discussion

Chevy Chase Library

7 p.m.
As part of the month-long celebration of DC Reads, we will be reading and discussing Dinaw Mengestu's book 

CCH Library Book Club

Chevy Chase Library

7 p.m.
Come discuss contemporary fiction and non-fiction selections the first Tuesday of every month.   

DC Reads: Book Discussion

Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library

6:30 p.m.
As part of the month-long celebration of DC Reads, we will be reading and discussing Dinaw Mengestu's book 

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014

History Book Club

Northeast Library

7 p.m.
Join our monthly History Book Club as we consider what the Americas were like before Europeans arrived.

Village Book Club

Palisades Library

1:30 p.m.
The Village Book Club meets every first Thursday at 1:30 p.m. Call or check the Palisades Library website for the book title.

Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club

Cleveland Park Library

6:30 p.m.
The Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club meets on the first Thursday of the month at Barnes & Noble, located at 12th and E Streets, NW.  The monthly selection is listed on dclibrary.org/clevelandpark

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014

Non-Fiction Book Club Meeting

West End Library

7 p.m.
In November, the non-fiction book club will be reading  Just Kids, a memoir by rock musician Patti Smith about her relationship with photographer Robert Mapplethorpe.

Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014

DC Reads: Book Discussion

Anacostia Library

3 p.m.
As part of the month-long celebration of DC Reads, we will be reading and discussing Dinaw Mengestu's book 

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014

brown bag book chat.

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

12 p.m.
Join the conversation!  This Twitter book club meets every second Wednesday of the month at lunchtime to compare notes with library staffers on what you're currently reading.  Love it or hate it, we want to know. 

History and Biography Book Club

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
Come discuss The Presidents Club by Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy.We will meet at Bread & Chocolate, 5542 Connecticut Ave. NW.

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014

Mystery Thriller Book Club

Northeast Library

7 p.m.
The Mystery Thriller Book Club meets the second Wednesday of each month in the Conference Room, Lower Level.The book selections for the next few months are:

What Did We Just Read?! Book Club

Takoma Park Library

7:30 p.m.
Do you like to be left scratching your head after finishing a book? Do you enjoy asking yourself, “What, exactly, did I just read?”

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014

Literature of the English-Speaking World

Cleveland Park Library

7 p.m.
In the third session of Dr. Phil Burnham's six-part monthly series we will discuss Salman Rushdie's The Moor's Last Sigh. Call 202-282-3072 or come to the Information Desk to register.  Books available for checkout.

Environment and Fiction Book Club

Palisades Library

7:45 p.m.
Join us every second Thursday to read environmental books and some fiction.

Monday, Nov. 17, 2014

Richard Morias' book is our next selection and has been called "a delicious fairy-tale-like read" by NPR.

Fiction Lover's Book Club

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

6:30 p.m.
Please join The Fiction Lover's Book Club as we discuss Richard C. Morais' The Hundred Foot Journey.