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. 

4/19  Life and Times of Persimmon Wilson by Nancy Peacock
5/17 News of the World by Paulette Jiles, Community Reads 2018
6/21  Book to Movie Day, Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin
7/26 Confessions of a Domestic Failure by Bunmi Laditan
8/16 Pen to Palette at Toledo Museum of Art (2445 Monroe St., Toledo). The Lost Painting by Jonathan Harr. Group meets at 10:15 am at the museum for a custom tour based on Harr's book.

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Monday Mysteries with Mary Callahan Boone--Meets Mondays at 7 pm in the Carter House (307 N. Church St., directly behind WCDPL). Monday Mysteries explores the best in contemporary and classic crime fiction. Get your thrills @WCDPL.

5/7 

The Drifter by Nicholas Petrie

6/4

Mr. Churchill's Secretary by Susan Ella MacNeal

7/10 Thriller Tuesday meeting. Manhattan Mayhem, ed. Mary Higgins Clark. Reader's choice of a short story. Also News of the World by Paulette Jiles, Community Reads 2018.

        August & September, no meeting.

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

5/2 In This Moment by Karen Kingsbury
6/6 News of the World by Paulette Jiles, Community Reads 2018
  July & August, no meeting.

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

4/24 Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann
5/22 A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
6/26 The Right Stuff by Tom Wolfe
7/24 American Wolf by Nate Blakeslee
8/28 Code Girls by Liza Mundy

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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. 

5/14 Dinner Solved by Katie Workman
6/11 Lidia's Italy in America by Lidia Batianich
7/9 How to Cook Everything Vegetarian by Mark Bittman
  August, no meeting.

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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.