Book Clubs

History/Biography Book Club

Join us in the Medium Conference Room as we discuss When America First Met China by Eric Jay Dolin.

History/Biography Book Club

Join us in the Medium Conference Room when we will discuss A Great Improvisation: Franklin, France and the Birth of America by Stacy Schiff.

Reading the World Book Club: 'There Was a Country'

Join us to discuss Chinua Achebe's memoir, There Was a County, about Biafra.Refreshments will be served.

Summer Reading: Back to Literary Elements

 The second book in the Adult Summer Reading Program Literary Elements is Uncle Tungsten by Oliver Sacks.Explore more adult Summer Reading events in the calendar.

Reading the World: 'All Our Names'

Join Reading the World book group for a discussion of Dinaw Mengestu's new book, All Our Names.

Africana Book Club: Kenya

The Africana Book Club will be visiting Kenya. Individuals will discuss the country's literature and nonfiction works.Please join us and discover this fascinating land.

Legends and Lore D.C.

"Legends and Lore D.C." isn't a book title, it's our new book club. We're starting with Robert Pohl's Urban Legends and Historic Lore of Washington, D.C.

Legends and Lore D.C.

Mark Twain in Washington, D. C. by John Muller is the subject of this month's discussion.Live vicariously for a year with one of the United States' most colorful characters.

Legends and Lore D.C.

Historic restaurants of Washington, D.C. by John De Ferrari is the topic of this month's book discussion.Like going to the grocery store, it's best to eat before you come.

Summer Reading Literary Elements Celebration

Let's celebrate summer reading with a discussion of book candidates that combine scientific pursuit with literary finesse!