Book Discussion Groups
The Charles County Public Library has decided to discontinue the Dear Reader service which supplied the online Book Club.
Anyone interested in joining one of the other clubs listed alphabetically below can contact their library with the information below or visit the reference desk at their nearest branch.
Book to Film Discussion
Book to Film Discussion meets the second Saturday of every month at the Potomac Branch from 2:00 to 5:00 P.M.
August 8th: Les Misérables by Victor Hugo
Chicks for Lit Book Club at Potomac
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 call 301.375.7375. or visit ccplonline.org to register and to learn more about the current selection. This book discussion meets from 10:00 to 11:30 A.M. at Potomac.
Clark Center Book Discussion
The Clark Center Book Group meets at 1:00 P.M. 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.
August 6th: Sycamore Row by John Grisham
September 3rd, 2015: The Boys in the Boat by Daniel Brown (OMOB)
October 1st, 2015: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
November 5th, 2015: God Help the Child by Toni Morrison
December 3rd, 2015: The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
Indian Head Senior Center Book Discussion Group
The Senior Center Book Discussion Group meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month from 11:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. Contact 301.375.7375 or e-mail us for more information or to place a copy of a book on hold.
July 22nd: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
August 26th: Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks
September 23rd, 2015: The Boys in the Boat by Daniel Brown (OMOB)
October 28th, 2015: Sarah's Key by Tatiana de Rosnay
November 18th, 2015: The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner
December 16th, 2015: A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson
La Plata Book Discussion Group
The La Plata Book Group meets at 7:00 P.M. on the second Thursday of every month. Anyone interested in joining the group can call 301.934.9001 or email us for more information.
September 10th, 2015: The Boys in the Boat by Daniel Brown (OMOB)
October 8th, 2015: The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
November 12th, 2015: I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai
December 10th, 2015: Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
Waldorf Book Discussion Group
The Adult Book Discussion Group meets on the first Saturday of every month from 9:30 to 10:30 A.M. 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.
August 1st: "Death Comes to Pemberley" by P. D. James
Waldorf Senior Center Afternoon Bookclub
The Waldorf Senior Center Afternoon Bookclub meets on the first Wednesday of every month from 1:00 to 2:00 P.M. For more information, contact the Waldorf Senior Center at 301.638.4420.
Please check back to see the upcoming dates for the Waldorf Senior Center Book Club.
Writers of Color Book Club
Writers of Color Book Club welcomes members who enjoy reading books by authors of the African diaspora who write contemporary fiction, including urban fiction. Writers of Color meets bi-monthly. Please call 301.645.1395 or visit ccplonline.org to register and to learn more about the current selection. This book club meets from 6:30 to 8:00 P.M. at alternating locations. Please see the events calendar for this month's location.