The Reading Group at Guy Mason Recreation Center meets on the third Wednesday of every month from 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. to discuss selected books. We meet at the recreation center located at 3600 Calvert Street, NW, Washington DC 20007.
This book club is a partnership between the Georgetown branch of the DC Public Library and Guy Mason Recreation Center.
The Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henriquez, April's title, is a timely one: the story of a Mexican immigrant family in Delaware. The story takes us through their experiences adjusting to life in the U.S. as well as the way that an unforeseen accident and romance affect their lives.
March's title will be The Infatuations by the revered Spanish writer Javier Marias.Each day before work María Dolz stops at the same café. There she finds herself drawn to a couple who is also there every morning. Observing their seemingly perfect life helps her escape the listlessness of her own... and then...
Page Turners Thursdays meets on the fourth Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Anacostia Neighborhood Library of DC Public Library.
We make copies of the books we read available at the Anacostia Neighborhood Library, so there is no need to purchase titles. Anyone who likes to read literary fiction and the occasional non-fiction title is welcome, as are suggestions for upcoming titles.
You are cordially invited to the next meeting of the Palisades Book Club. We will be meeting at Palisades Library to discuss King Peggy, by Peggielene Bartels, on Tuesday, February 21, at 7:30 p.m. Please join us!
Teen activist and trailblazer Jazz Jennings - named one of the "25 most influential teens" of the year by Time - shares her very public transgender journey, as she inspires people to accept the differences in others while they embrace their own truths. Join us for a book discussion. For ages 13-19.
The March selection for the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison.
Ralph Ellison's National Book Award winning novel follows an unnamed African-American narrator as he struggles to find his identity in 1930's America.