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Book Discussion Groups

 

The Charles County Public Library offers book discussion groups at all of our branches.

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.

February 4th: "Zero Day" by David Baldacci
March 3rd: "The Truth According to Us" by Annie Barrows
April 7th: "Defending Jacob" by William Landay


Homeschool Book Club
Our Homeschool Book Club features a well-known book and the movie adaptation of that book to discuss and review. Each book club meeting encourages homeschooled children to read and compare the book to the film. Ages 9-12. Walk in.
February 3 @ 10:00 (meeting room A): Holes by Louis Sachar
March 2 @10:00 (meeting room A): Charlotte's Web by E. B. White

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.
January 27th: A Painted House by John Grisham
February 24th: The Other Wes Moore by Wes Moore
March 23rd: Just One Evil Act by Elizabeth George
April 27th: We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

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.

February 11th: "Last of the Mohicans" by James Fenimore Cooper
March 10th: "The Long Way Home" by Louise Penny
April 21st: "The Wright Brothers" by David McCullough (Note: 3rd Thursday!)


Over the Rainbow Book Discussion
Over the Rainbow is a bimonthly book discussion group welcoming readers of all genres to explore themes in books featuring LGBTQ characters & characters of various races and ethnicities. Open to all ages 16 and up. We meet at Waldorf West at 6:30 pm. Call us at 301.645.1395 or email us at email us for more information or stop in to pick up a copy!


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.

February 6th: "The Twelfth Enchantment" by David Liss
March 5th: "The Paris Wife" by Paula McLain
April 2nd: "Dracula" by Bram Stoker


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.