Book Clubs

Teen Book Club: Black History Month

Are you a teen who loves to read?Grab any book this month that relates to African American history and civil rights and come chat about it Wednesday afternoon in the Teen Space!Library staff will have some favorites out on display in the Teen Space and you can always ask for suggestions at the Information Desk. 

2014 Book to Movie Teen Book Club

Read the books and watch the movies! Each month will feature a new title chosen especially for teens! Join the discussion, answer trivia questions and have enjoy a great movie. For January’s meeting, we will have snacks and special prizes if you participate! 

Get Crafty! Hunger Games Edition

Come to the Teen Space to make your own mockingjay pin and talk about The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins. We'll start on Wednesday, Feb. 5 at 5:30 p.m.We'll also talk about The Hunger Games movie being screened upstairs on Tuesday, Jan. 28 at at 5:30 p.m.

Teen Book Club

The Teen Book Club has a new book for 2014, The Perks of Being a Wallflower. Stop by the Information Desk to pick up a copy. We'll read the first 96 pages before our first meeting. Meeting in the Small Meeting Room. This program is for students ages 13 and older. 

Teen Comic Book Club

Have a love of superheroes, illustrated literature, or just an interest in comic books and manga?Come join us at the Deanwood Neighborhood Library on the first Thursday of every month for our new Teen Comic Book Club!We will read and discuss a new graphic novel, comic book, or manga title every month.There will also be discussions about movies based on comics! 

Petworth Anime Club

The Petworth Anime Club gives teens a place to gather, watch and talk about Japanese animation.

Khadijah's Book Club

Join our weekly book club hosted by teen volunteer Khadijah.Teens are invited to talk about their favorite books and authors.Light refreshments will be served. 

November Teen Book Club

The book for the November meeting of Teen Book Club is...The Book Thief by Markus Zusak.Please try to read at least half of the book before Monday, Nov. 18, our first meeting.

Halloween Book Club

Open book discussion for teens! Discuss your favorite scary book and make a Halloween mask.There will be a Pizza Party after the book discussion!

Catching Fire Release Party

Its finally here!The next installment of the Hunger Games trilogy, Catching Fire, will be in a theater near you.In preparation for its release, come watch the Hunger Games movie and test your knowledge of Catching Fire.