BookLite is a social book club that meets the third Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. Join us at The Still Bar & Grill, 326 S. Main Street in Bartlett to talk books, grab a drink, and meet new people. Books are available at the Adult Services Desk one month prior to the discussion.
June 21 - Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt
July 19 - Don't Make a Black Woman Take Off Her Earrings: Madea's Uninhibited Commentaries on Love and Life by Tyler Perry
August 16 - The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
A cookbook discussion and tasting! Pick a recipe from the chosen cookbook and bring it to our discussion for the group to try. Books are available at the Adult Services Desk one month prior to the discussion. The group meets at 1:00 p.m. in the Meeting Room.
June 10 - Williams-Sonoma Salad of the Day by Georgeanne Brennan
July 8 - Closed for annual Lion's Club Parade.
August 12 - Endless Summer Cookbook by Katie Lee
The group meets at 12:30 p.m. in the Meeting Room on the last Friday of every month. Books are available at the Adult Services Desk one month prior to the discussion.
June 29 - Kindred by Octavia E. Butler
July 27 - Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden
August 31 - Reader's Choice
The group meets at 7:00 p.m. in the West Conference Room. Books are available at the Adult Services Desk one month prior to the discussion.
June 18 - Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
July 23 - Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History by Elizabeth Kolbert
August 20 - The LIfe-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo
Adult Book Group Collection
Looking for great titles for your book club? Check out our new collection located at the end of Adult Fiction next to the Quiet Room. We have 10 copies of specially selected titles available.
Girls Book Discussion : Grades 4 - 6
Thursday, July 26 from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Sunny Side Up by Jennifer Holm & Matthew Holm
Sunny Lewin is sent to live with her grandfather for the summer in Florida, where she befriends Buzz, a boy completely obsessed with comic books. There, she faces a secret behind why she is in Florida in the first place. Funny and sad, with a touch of mystery, this graphic novel is the perfect summer read! Register in person at the Youth & Teen Services Desk and pick up a free book. Location: Art Room
Book Discussion in a Bag
The Youth & Teen Services Department offers 10 copies of a book with book discussion questions all in one bag and available to check out for 6 weeks. Perfect for the classroom, homeschool group or neighborhood book discussion. For titles and to check out a Book Discussion in a Bag, please stop by the Youth & Teen Services desk.
Bartlett Public Library District
Monday-Thursday: 9am - 9pm