Book Clubs

Read Your Way Across the USA with the Rosedale Book Club

Arizona has an official state neckwear, the bola tie, is the home of the Grand Canyon National Park, and where the Rosedale Book Club will be visiting next through Barbara Kingsolver’s The Bean Trees. 

Bibliophiles' Book Club

A slightly off-beat book club for slightly off-beat people in their 20s and 30s.

Get Happy: Book Discussion & Vision Board Workshop

#1 New York Times Bestseller The Happiness Project, by Gretchen Rubin, is one woman’s attempt to take achieving happiness into her own hands. This month, we will be discussing Rubin’s lively and compelling account chronicling her 12-month adventure to become happier.

'The Golem and the Jinni'

Join the Georgetown Book Club as we discuss Helene Wecker's 2013 novel, The Golem and the Jinni.

Deanwood Adult Book Club

Come make new friends and reconnect with old friends. The club meets the third Tuesday of the month, unless otherwise noted. Engage in thought-provoking conversations and share your interests.At each meeting, the book for the month is chosen. The Deanwood Library will provide a copy of the book to check out if you have a DC Public Library card.Light refreshments are served.Free and open to the public.      

The Poetry of Robert Frost

On April 3, in honor of National Poetry Month, we will examine some of the poems of Robert Lee Frost.Often using colloquial speech, New England settings, and characters, Frost created a slice of American rural life in early 20th century.

Featured: A Reading Group for All Things Info Policy, Tech, Internet and Bookish

Curious about Facebook’s new privacy policy? Wondering about Net Neutrality? Have something to say about Wired’s latest?Join DC Public Library for Featured, all the perks of a book club without the commitment.Each month we’ll read a few popular pieces paired with a scholarly article or two, get together, and discuss.For this month’s Featured articles:

Read the Book First! Book Club & Film Series

They always say the book is better than the movie. Check out the Read the Book First! Book Club & Film Series to decide once and for all if "they" are always right or not!For the Book Club portion of this program, we'll be reading and discussing the following books:

Mystery Thriller Book Club

The July selection for the Mystery Thriller Book Club is Gone Girl

Mystery Thriller Book Club

The June selection for the Mystery Thriller Book Club is The Gods of Gotham by Lyndsay Faye.