Book Clubs

Lady Elect 2 Book Cover - The picture on the cover is a woman wearing a sun hat

Ladies Night Book Club - Discussion of Lady Elect 2

Join us at Northwest One Library for a discussion of Lady Elect 2 by Nikita Lynnette Nichols.
Cover image for History of the World in 6 Glasses

History/Biography Book Club

The Shepherd Park Library may be closed for renovation, but we can still get together to discuss big historical figures and events! We will meet at Ledo Pizza, across the street from the library at 7425 Georgia Ave. NW, while the library is closed. 
All Aunt Hagar's Children

History/Biography Book Club

The Shepherd Park Library may be closed for renovation, but we can still get together to discuss big historical figures and events! We will meet at Ledo Pizza, across the street from the library at 7425 Georgia Ave. NW, while the library is closed. 

History/Biography Book Club

The Shepherd Park Library may be closed for renovation, but we can still get together to discuss big historical figures and events! We will meet at Ledo Pizza, across the street from the library at 7425 Georgia Ave. NW, while the library is closed. 
Image of book cover for "Yellow Birds" by Kevin PowersHead shot of "Yellow Birds" author Kevin PowersIraqi war combat scene

West End Fiction Book Club

Discussion of The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers, nominated for the 2012 National Book Award and praised by writer/journalist Tom Wolfe as "The All Quiet on the Western Front of America's Arab wars"
Selma Alabama Protest

Selma: The Struggle for the Voting Rights Act

The struggle between the protesters and the police at Edmund Pettus Bridge was the centerpiece of the struggle for voting rights in the Civil Rights Movement. Behind the event lay many attempts to gain the right to vote for the people. That is why Selma became a scene of intense confrontation with police and officials. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s leadership was what made the difference. Come to a power point presentation and discussion on the style and meaning of his leadership.  Open up the inner logic of Dr.
How We Got To Now

Palisades Book Club

Palisades Book Club will be discussing How We Got To Now, by Steven Johnson, on Tuesday, November 17, at 7:30 pm.  Please join us!
The Radical King by Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The Radical King by Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.

You are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Book Discussion at 1 p.m. on Sat., Jan. 30, 2016.  Copies of this month's selection, The Radical King by Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. are available for checkout at the information desk.
The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois

The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois

You are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Book Discussion at 1 p.m. on Sat., Feb. 27, 2016.  Copies of this month's selection, The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois are available for checkout at the information desk.

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