Book Groups for Adults

WCDPL Book Clubs offer something for every reading taste. Titles for Fall 2016 are below; select a book jacket for details.

Coffee Talk with Kristin Wetzel--Meets Thursdays at 10 am in the 2nd Floor Meeting Room. 

1/18  The Book of Polly by Kathy Hepinstall
2/15 Lucky Boy by Shanthi Sekaran
3/15 Forbidden by Beverly Jenkins
4/19 TBA

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Monday Mysteries with Mary Callahan Boone and Doris Ann Norris--Meets Mondays at 7 pm in the Carter House. This group lays low while the cold winds blow, and will be back on the case in the Spring. That's our story and we're sticking to it.

3/5 Reader's choice from any original book or story by Arthur Conan Doyle 
4/2  Zig Zag Girl by Elly Griffiths. Special event: group talks with Elly Griffiths via Skype!

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Read for Inspiration with Deb Born--Meets Wednesdays at 10:30 in the 2nd Floor Reading Lounge.

2/7 Sixteen Brides by Stephanie Grace Whitson
3/7 A Light in the Wilderness by Jane Kirkpatrick
4/4 These Healing Hills by Ann H. Gabhart

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Just the Facts with Anne Render--Meets Tuesdays at 10:30 am in the 2nd Floor Meeting Room.

1/23 Nothing to Envy by Barbara Demick
2/27 Glass House by Brian Alexander
3/27 Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
4/24 Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

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Page to Table with Kristin Wetzel & Jenny Swope--Meets Mondays at 6:30 pm in the Carter House.

Each month Page to Table explores a different culinary theme. Cookbooks supporting the monthly theme will be on display in front of the 1st Floor Check-out Desk. Select a cookbook and a recipe that catches your fancy. Prepare the recipe to share at the group's monthly meeting. Bring your prepared dish, its recipe (noting any changes you make), and a serving utensil to the meeting. The library will provide eating utensils and dinnerware. 

1/8 Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman
2/12 Cooking for Jeffrey by Ina Garten
3/12 Reader's choice from a Taste of Home cookbook
4/9 Reader's choice from a Rick Bayless cookbook

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Diversity in America with Jim Litwin--Meets Tuesdays in the 1st Floor Meeting Room, unless otherwise noted.

1/9 Dreamland by Sam Quinones
2/13 Glass House by Brian Alexander
3/13  Far Away Brothers by Lauren Markham
4/10 Working Poor by David Shipler

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Walbridge Branch Library Book Discussion Groups

Area book clubs, need books for your group? Contact the Information Desk.

Download lists of the library's book groups' previous selections below.