Tagged Book Clubs

Join Something New: The Intergenerational Teen Book Club at PCI Library

Reading and discussing books is powerful! The connections we make with stories, with ourselves, and with others can bring us closer together and help us understand more about those who experience the world differently…

The Philadelphia Comics Collection Debuts in the Art Department

Are you an avid reader of comics, and of the age 18+? The Art Department is stoked to announce an exciting new collection for you to explore: The Philadelphia Comics Collection (PCC) is a living, growing, cutting-edge catalog made up of…

The Adult Literacy Book Club's Fall Book Selection

With fall approaching, what better time than now to join the Adult Literacy Book Club , presented by the Free Library's Languages and Learning Center ! Improve your reading skills while reading and discussing interesting books as we…

Adult Literacy Book Club's Winter Book Selection

Join the Adult Literacy Book Club, presented by the Free Library's Languages and Learning Center and Beyond Literacy . Improve your reading skills while reading and discussing interesting books! Don't always have a lot of time…

The Adult Literacy Book Club's Fall Book Selection

Join the Adult Literacy Book Club, presented by the Free Library's Languages and Learning Center and Beyond Literacy . Improve your reading skills while reading and discussing interesting books! Don't always have a lot of time…

10 Great Reads from the Holmesburg Library Book Club

Since 2019, the Holmesburg Library's Book Club has met biweekly to discuss great modern literature, nineteenth-century classics, and historical nonfiction, to name just a few genres. Not even the pandemic could stop the book club…

The Adult Literacy Book Club's Latest Book Selection

Join the Adult Literacy Book Club, presented by the Free Library's Languages and Learning Center and Beyond Literacy . Improve your reading skills while reading and discussing interesting books! Don't always have a lot of time…

Celebrity Memoir Book Club | Worthy by Jada Pinkett Smith

Join us for a new book club at Fumo Library! Each month we will discuss a different celebrity memoir. This program will be held every 4th Tuesday. August 27: Worthy by Jada Pinkett Smith A limited number of books will be available at…

Kids' Summer Book Club

  Join us every fourth Tuesday this summer for the One Crazy Summer book club and spend the summer back in time with the Gaither sisters! Each month we'll focus on one of the three books in this award-winning series by…

Kids' Summer Book Club

Discuss our book of the month and eat snacks!  Today we will be talking about A Single Shard , by Linda Sue Park.  Stop by Natalie's desk in the children's area or mail hartogn@freelibrary.org to register.  We…

Horror Book Club

Looking for folks who share a passion for quality literature that give you the creeps? Richmond Library is happy to offer our HORROR BOOK CLUB every third Monday of the month. 18+ only! Text @ricadult to 81010 for reminders.

Short Story Book Club

Introducing a new book club at the Parkway Central Library! On the second Monday of each month, we’ll meet from 6:00-7:30 pm in the Philbrick Hall department to discuss a collection of short stories. The collection we'll be…

Philadelphia Reads James Baldwin

As part of the Year of James Baldwin, the Free Library is hosting one of many Philadelphia Reads James Baldwin reading groups throughout the city in collaboration with the Saturday Free School for Philosophy and Black Liberation…

Kids' Summer Book Club

Discuss our book of the month and eat snacks!  Today we will be talking about Dragons in a Bag , by Zetta Elliott.  Stop by Natalie's desk in the children's area or mail hartogn@freelibrary.org to register.  We…

Kids' Summer Book Club

  Join us every fourth Tuesday this summer for the One Crazy Summer book club and spend the summer back in time with the Gaither sisters! Each month we'll focus on one of the three books in this award-winning series by…

Celebrity Memoir Book Club | Just Kids by Patti Smith

Join us for a new book club at Fumo Library! Each month we will discuss a different celebrity memoir. This program will be held every 4th Tuesday. July 23:  Just Kids by Patti Smith August 27: Worthy by Jada Pinkett Smith A limited…

Philadelphia Reads James Baldwin

As part of the Year of James Baldwin, the Free Library is hosting one of many Philadelphia Reads James Baldwin reading groups throughout the city in collaboration with the Saturday Free School for Philosophy and Black Liberation…

Horror Book Club

Looking for folks who share a passion for quality literature that give you the creeps? Richmond Library is happy to offer our HORROR BOOK CLUB every third Monday of the month. 18+ only! Text @ricadult to 81010 for reminders.

Philadelphia Reads James Baldwin

As part of the Year of James Baldwin, the Free Library is hosting one of many Philadelphia Reads James Baldwin reading groups throughout the city in collaboration with the Saturday Free School for Philosophy and Black Liberation…

Philadelphia Reads James Baldwin

As part of the Year of James Baldwin, the Free Library is hosting one of many Philadelphia Reads James Baldwin reading groups throughout the city in collaboration with the Saturday Free School for Philosophy and Black Liberation…

Kids' Summer Book Club

Discuss our book of the month and eat snacks!  Today we will be talking about Amal Unbound , by Aisha Saeed.  Stop by Natalie's desk in the children's area or mail hartogn@freelibrary.org to register.  We will…

Holmesburg Library Book Club

Holmesburg Library Book Club The Holmesburg Library's Book Club usually meets every two weeks on Tuesday night at 5:30PM. Join us for a lively discussion on some great books. For more information on how you can join and what book we…

Celebrity Memoir Book Club | Born a Crime : Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah

Join us for a new book club at Fumo Library! Each month we will discuss a different celebrity memoir. This program will be held every 4th Tuesday. June 25: Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah July 23:…

One Book. It's Still Happening!

There's another chance to discuss this year's One Book, One Philadelphia selection, True Biz by Sara Nović.  If you are interested, please stop by the Adult Reference Desk to pick up your free copy of the book.  We…

Kids' Summer Book Club

  Join us every fourth Tuesday this summer for the One Crazy Summer book club and spend the summer back in time with the Gaither sisters! Each month we'll focus on one of the three books in this award-winning series by…

Falls Book Group

The book selection for this month will be Before We Were Yours ,   by Lisa Wingate (2017). The Falls Book Group is one of the Free Library's longest running programs and is open to all.  Interested in joining? …

Philadelphia Reads James Baldwin

As part of the Year of James Baldwin, the Free Library is hosting one of many Philadelphia Reads James Baldwin reading groups throughout the city in collaboration with the Saturday Free School for Philosophy and Black Liberation…