Book Groups for Adults

WCDPL Book Clubs offer something for every reading taste. Titles for Fall 2016 are below; select a book jacket for details.

Coffee Talk with Kristin Wetzel--Meets Thursdays at 10 am in the 2nd Floor Meeting Room. 

8/16

Pen to Palette at Toledo Museum of Art (2445 Monroe St., Toledo). The Lost Painting by Jonathan Harr. Group meets at 10:15 am at the museum for a custom tour based on Harr's book.

9/20 The Identicals by Elin Hilderbrand.
10/18 No One is Coming to Save Us by Stephanie Powell Watts
11/15 We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter

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Monday Mysteries with Mary Callahan Boone--Meets Mondays at 7 pm in the Carter House (307 N. Church St., directly behind WCDPL). Monday Mysteries explores the best in contemporary and classic crime fiction. Get your thrills @WCDPL.

10/1 Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith (J.K. Rowling)
11/5 Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie
12/3 Vanishing Act by Thomas Perry

        August & September and January & February, no meetings.

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Just the Facts with Doretta Fenton-Schmidt--Meets Tuesdays at 10:30 am in the 2nd Floor Meeting Room.

8/28 Code Girls by Liza Mundy
9/25 News of the World by Paulette Jiles, Community Reads 2018 selection.
10/23 The Death and Life of the Great Lakes by Dan Egan
11/27 Churchill and Orwell by Thomas E. Ricks

View a printable list here.

 

Page to Table  with Kristin Wetzel & Jenny Swope--Meets Mondays at 6:30 pm in the Carter House.

Each month Page to Table explores a different culinary theme. Cookbooks supporting the monthly theme will be on display in front of the 1st Floor Check-out Desk. Select a cookbook and a recipe that catches your fancy. Prepare the recipe to share at the group's monthly meeting. Bring your prepared dish, its recipe (noting any changes you make), and a serving utensil to the meeting. The library will provide eating utensils and dinnerware. 

9/10 Any cookbook by Madhur Jaffrey
10/8 It's All Easy  by Gwyneth Paltrow
11/12 My Paris Kitchen by David Lebovitz
  August, no meeting.

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Diversity in America with Jim Litwin--Meets Tuesdays in the 1st Floor Meeting Room, unless otherwise noted.

9/11 Soul of America by Jon Meacham
10/9 Becoming Nicole by Amy Ellis Nutt
11/13 The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead; meets 2nd Floor Meeting Room
12/11 How Democracies Die by Steven Levitsky & Daniel Ziblatt

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Walbridge Branch Library Book Discussion Groups

Area book clubs, need books for your group? Contact the Information Desk.

Download lists of the library's book groups' previous selections below.