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. 


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

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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.