Book Clubs

The Little Foxes book cover.Arena Stage poster featuring Marg Helgenberger as Regina. Illustrated by Sam Spratt.Broadway poster from the original production featuring Tallulah Bankhead.

Literary Book Group

Join us each month as we meet to discuss a lively variety of thought-provoking literature, including fiction and nonfiction, essays and articles, poetry and drama. 
The Invention of Wings book cover.Abolitionist Sarah Grimke. Image courtesy Wikicommons.Abolitionist Angelina Grimke. Image courtesy Wikicommons.Author Sue Monk Kidd. Photo by Ronald Scarpa.

Literary Book Group

Join us each month as we meet to discuss a lively variety of thought-provoking literature, including fiction and nonfiction, essays and articles, poetry and drama. 
The Year of Magical Thinking book cover.Arena Stage poster featuring Kathleen Turner as Didion. Illustrated by Montse Bemal.Author and playwright Joan Didion. Photo by Brigitte Lacombe.

Literary Book Group

Join us each month as we meet to discuss a lively variety of thought-provoking literature, including fiction and nonfiction, essays and articles, poetry and drama. 
People and Stories

People and Stories: Reading Deeply In Community

You don't have to love reading to enjoy a great story. People & Stories/Gente y Cuentos adult literature program comes to the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library. This unique reading and discussion group brings community together for a deep exploration of short stories.  The stories cover a broad range of topics. We invite you to bring your own perspective to this four-session program. Your opinions, insights, and life experiences are valued and encouraged!
"The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper"

Adult Book Club

Join us to discuss September's book club selection, The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick on Thursday, September 22 at 6:30 p.m. "Don’t miss this curiously charming debut! In this hauntingly beautiful story of love, loneliness and self-discovery, an endearing widower embarks on a life-changing adventure.
Lila

Capitol Hill Reads Lila by Marilynne Robinson

September's discussion will focus on Marilynne Robinson's Lila. Lila follows characters from the story that began in Robinson's great Gilead. Come join a discussion of a work by one of our leading writers.  RSVP here.
Lolita book cover

Moveable Feast Classics Book Club

You are cordially invited to the next meeting of the Moveable Feast Classics Book Club.
Art of Being Deaf book cover

Book Club in American Sign Language

Book discussion in American Sign Language, facilitated by Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen, in room 221.   We will discuss The Art of Being Deaf  by Donna McDonald. Let us know if you will need voice interpreting or other accommodation.
Britt-Marie Was Here book cover.

Fiction Lover's Book Club

Please join The Fiction Lover's Book Club as we discuss Fredrik Backman's Britt-Marie Was Here.  

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