Did you know that several of our branches have book clubs? The book clubs meet once a month – and if you can’t make it every month that’s fine. You don’t have to register ahead of time just show up on the day ready to discuss that month’s selection.
Here’s a list of the upcoming books we’ll be reading…
Bedford Central Library: The Friday Breakfast Book Club meets on the Last* Friday of each month from 10:00 to 11:00 AM
June 29th: Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly
July 27th: All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
August 31st: A Confederacy of Dunces by John Toole
September 28th: Night by Elie Wiesel
October 26th: Mrs. Poe by Lynn Cullen
November 30th: Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
The Bedford Central Library is located at 321 N. Bridge Street, Bedford, VA 24523. For more information about the book club call us at 540-586-8911.
Big Island Library: The Adult Book Club meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 10:30 to 11:30 AM
July 17th: Reader’s Choice
August 21st: Reader’s Choice
September 18th: In Such Good Company: Eleven Years of Laughter, Mayhem, and Fun in the Sandbox by Carol Burnett
October 16th: H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald
November 20th: The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck
December 18th: Reader’s Choice
The Big Island Library is located at 1111 Schooldays Rd., Big Island, VA 24526. For more information about the book club call us at 540-425-7000 ext. 1. The book club is sponsored by the Friends of the Big Island Library.
Forest Library: The Friends Of The Forest Library Book Club meets on the 2nd Monday of each month from 1:00 to 2:00 PM
July 9th: Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
August 13th: Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan
September 10th: The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
October 8th: Lives Like Loaded Guns by Gordon Lyndall
November 12th: If the Creek Don’t Rise by Leah Weiss
December 10th: The Stupidest Angel by Christopher Moore
The Forest Public Library is location at 15583 Forest Road, Forest, VA 24551. For more information call us at 540-425-7002.
Montvale Library: The Adult Book Club meets on the 1st Thursday of each month from 2:00 to 3:00 PM.
July 5th: Wish You Well by David Baldacci & Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
August 2nd: The Accident by Chris Pavone
September 6th: Reader’s Choice
October 4th: The October List by Jeffery Deaver
November 1st: Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty
December 6th: The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
The Montvale Public Library is located at 11575 Lynchburg Salem TPK., Montvale, VA 24122. For more information call us at 540-425-7006.