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Bartlett Public Library District, 800 South Bartlett Road, Bartlett, IL 60103

Book Discussions

 

For Adults

 

BookLite

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.

 

March 21 - Coming Home by Rosamunde Pilcher

April 18 - Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore by Matthew Sullivan

May 16 - The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See

 

 

Cookbook Club

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.

 

March 10 - Small Victories by Julia Turshen

April 14 - Zingerman's Bakehouse by Amy Emberling & Frank Carollo

May 12 - Happy Mother's Day (No Meeting)

 

 

Friday Afternoon

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.

 

March 29 - America's First Daughter by Laura Kamole & Stephanie Dray

April 26 - The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn

May 31 - Prague Winter by Madeleine Albright

 

 

Non-Fiction

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.

 

March 18 - The Dorito Effect by Mark Schatzker

April 22 - Freakonomics by Stephen Dubner & Steven Levitt

May 20 - Tribe by Sebastian Junger

 

 

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.

 

 

For Kids

 

Girls Book Discussion : Grades 4 - 6

Thursday, March 21 from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Real Friends by Shannon Hale

Shannon has been best friends with Adrienne since they were little. However, one day, Adrienne starts hanging out with Jen and a circle of friends calling themselves, The Group. Shannon now finds herself bullied both at home and at school. Jen's search for good friends leads her to new insights about herself and others. Register in person at the Youth & Teen Services Desk adn 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
800 S. Bartlett Road
Bartlett, IL 60103
Main: 630.837.2855
Adult: 630.837.3560
Youth & Teen: 630.837.3348
Monday-Thursday: 9am - 9pm
Friday: 9am - 6pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm
Sunday: 12pm - 5pm