Book Discussion Groups
The Charles County Public Library offers book discussion groups at all of our branches and now online too! Click the link to sign up.
Anyone interested in joining one of the other clubs listed below can contact their library with the information below or visit the reference desk at their nearest branch.
Chicks for Lit Book Club at Waldorf West
Chicks for Lit is a book club for women (and those who love to read books by and about women). Meetings are held one Saturday per month at 10 a.m. Registration is required and ends the day before. Please see the library's events calendar or call 301-645-1395 for the meeting dates and book selection. September's selection is "The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society" by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows. Copies of this month's selection will be available at Waldorf West Library.
La Plata Book Discussion Group
The La Plata Book Group meets at 7:00pm on the second Thursday of every month. Anyone interested in joining the group can call 301.934.9001 or email us for more information.
December 12th: The Time Keeper by Mitch Albom
January 9th: Murder Inside the Beltway- Margaret Truman
February 13th: Cutting for Stone- Abraham Verghese
March 13th: The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game- Michael Lewis
April 10th: The Hunger Games- Suzanne Collins
Clark Center Book Discussion
The Clark Center Book Group meets at 1:00pm on the first Thursday of every month at the Clark Center. Anyone interested in joining the group can call 301.934.9001 or email us for more information.
December 12th: "Gingerbread Cookie Murder" by Joanne Fluke
January 2nd: "Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption" by Laura Hillenbrand
February 6th: "Gifted Hands: the Ben Carson Story" by Ben Carson M.D.
March 6th: "The Shoemaker's Wife" by Adriana Trigiani
April 3rd: "Flight Behavior" by Barbara Kingsolver
Waldorf Book Discussion Group
The Adult Book Discussion Group meets on the first Saturday of every month from 9:30-10:30am. Anyone interested in joining the Waldorf Book Discussion group can call 301.645.2864 or email us with your library card number and we will place a copy of the book on reserve for you. Printable version of the Adult Book Discussion Group.
December 7th: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
January 4th, 2014: Self-Selected Poetry
February 1st, 2014: "The Hot Kid" by Elmore Leonard
March 1st, 2014: "Let The Great World Spin" Colum McCann
April 5th, 2014: "The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry" by Rachel Joyce
The Jane Austen Book Club
This club meets six times a year on the last Tuesday of the month from 6:30-7:30pm. Anyone interested in joining the Jane Austen Book Club can call 301.645.2864 or email us with your library card number and we will place a copy of the book on reserve for you.
Please check back to see the upcoming dates for The Jane Austen Book Club!
Indian Head Senior Center Book Discussion Group
The Senior Center Book Discussion Group meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month from 11:00am-12:00pm. Contact 301.375.7375 or e-mail us for more information or to place a copy of a book on hold.
December 18th: A Week in Winter by Maeve Binchy.
January 22nd, 2014: Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
February 26th, 2014: Mom and Me and Mom by Maya Angelou
March 26th, 2014: Mrs. Poe by Lynn Cullen
April 23rd, 2014: The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin
Waldorf Senior Center Afternoon Bookclub
The Waldorf Senior Center Afternoon Bookclub meets on the first Wednesday of every month from 1:00-2:00pm. Contact 301.645.2864 or e-mail us for more information or to place a copy of a book on hold.
Please check back to see the upcoming dates for the Waldorf Senior Center Afternoon Bookclub!