Book Groups

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Branch Hosted Book Groups

Join us for lively and enlightening book discussions hosted by 15 of our Library locations. New members are always welcome and it's free to join! Copies of books will be available at the corresponding Library location one month prior to each discussion. We offer a variety of themed book groups as well, including:

  • Under 200 Club (featuring short books)
  • Feminist Book Group
  • Science Fiction Book Group
  • And so many more!

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Upcoming Book Discussions

West Toledo Book Group

Thursday Sep. 3
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: West Toledo

Join us the first Thursday each month for a lively and enlightening discussion. New members always welcome

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Book Explorers

Wednesday Sep. 9
at 10:00 a.m.

Location: Maumee

Join us on the second Wednesday of the month for Maumee Branch Library's regular book discussion. The book topics vary but the conversation is always engaging.

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History Book Club

Wednesday Sep. 9
at 7:00 p.m.

Location: Maumee

If you love history as much as you love reading, join our History Book Club, where lively discussion is never a thing of the past.

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Waterville Bookenders

Thursday Sep. 10
at 12:00 p.m.

Location: Waterville

Pack your lunch for a lively, lunchtime discussion of a specific title or a "book chat" on your recent favorites.

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Eleanor Kahle Book Club

Thursday Sep. 10
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: West Toledo

Join us on the second Thursday of each month for a lively discussion of the book selection. Copies of each month's selection are available at the branch one month prior to the discussion.

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Bay Chapter Book Discussion

Tuesday Sep. 15
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Oregon

The Bay Chapter Book Discussion group meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month.  Copies of the next month's selection are available for check out at the Service Desk.

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Book Groups in the Community

For adults 21 and up

Looking for a book group that's a bit unique? Look no further! We also host a variety of book groups at great community locations for adults 21 and up:

  • Bellwether at Toledo Spirits (with Lagrange Branch)
  • Bottle Shop at Mancy’s Italian (Need Branch)
  • Earnest Brew Works (with Maumee Branch)
  • El Camino (with Oregon Branch)
  • Inside the Five (with Sylvania Branch)
  • Manhattan's Pub 'n Cheer (with Kent Branch)
  • Taste Wine Bar (Need Branch)