Book Clubs

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Fiction Book Club

Tuesday, December 27, 2016, 6:30 pm

Join us at Northwest One Library for a lively discussion of Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart. We will provide snacks and beverages. Adults and teens are welcome.  
Ziggy Marley and Family Cookbook

Feeder's Advisory : A Book Club for Those Who Love Food

Monday, December 19, 2016, 7:00 pm

Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes? Do you enjoy sampling and sharing new dishes?
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History Book Club: When She Was White by Judith Stone

Tuesday, December 13, 2016, 2:00 pm

The History Book Club will discuss the book When She Was White by Judith Stone, about a woman who was sometimes classified as white and sometimes classified as black in South Africa under Apartheid.   A true story.  
The Water Knife

Capitol Hill Reads - The Water Knife

Thursday, December 15, 2016, 6:30 pm

Our book for December is The Water Knife by Paolo Bacigalupi, a science fiction story about the scarcity of water in the Southwest United States... just in time for the Holidays. We will meet at Capital Teas at 731 8th St. SE - many thanks to our Barracks Row neighbors for hosting us.
LaRose by Louise Erdrich

Capitol Hill Reads LaRose by Louise Erdrich

Thursday, January 19, 2017, 6:30 pm

Our first book of the new year will be the lauded Louise Erdrich's most recent title LaRose, a huanting tale of justice, and a profound act of atonement with ancient roots in Native American culture. RSVP here.
The Subdivisions of Avalon Heights,Montello, Woodridge and Winthrop Heights

Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club Presents a Book Signing with Jeremiah Montague, Jr.

Join the Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club for a special presentation and book signing.  Mr. Montague Jr. will discuss his new book "The Subdivisions of Avalon Heights, Woodridge,and Winthrop Heights".
Tenley-Frienship Book Discussion Group

Tenley-Friendship Book Discussion Group

Wednesday, December 7, 2016, 2:00 pm

Join us for rousing discussions on a variety of titles that cover all genres of fiction. The group meets on the fourth Wednesday of the month January through October, and then the first Wednesday of December.  
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Queer Book Club: If I Was Your Girl

Tuesday, December 6, 2016, 7:00 pm

Queer Book Club is a small but enthusiastic community that has been meeting monthly to discuss queer-themed books spanning numerous genres. This month, we’ll be reading If I Was Your Girl by Meredith Russo:
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Chevy Chase Book Club: Lafayette in the Somewhat United States

Tuesday, December 6, 2016, 7:00 pm

The December selection for the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is Lafayette in the Somewhat United States by Sarah Vowell. We will meet on Tuesday, Dec. 6 at 7 p.m., upstairs in the meeting room.
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Ladies Night Book Club

Join us for a discussion of Mama's Boy by ReShonda Tate Billingsley. All are welcome, though the titles are chosen with women in mind.