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
February 22nd: Mr. Penumbra’s 24 Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan
March 29th: Surrender New York by Caleb Carr
April 26th: We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson
May 31st: TBA
June 28th: TBA
July 26th: TBA
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
February 19th: The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah
March 19th: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
April 16th: The Tuscan Child by Rhys Bowen
May 21st: Persuasion by Jane Austen
June 18th: The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
July 16th: 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
February 11th: All We Ever Wanted by Emily Giffin
March 11th: The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck
April 8th: Bear Town by Fredrik Backman
May 13th: Atomic City Girls by Janet Beard
June 10th: The Girl in the Green Sweater by Krystyna Chiger and Daniel Paisner
July 8th: TBA
The Forest Public Library is location at 15583 Forest Road, Forest, VA 24551. For more information call us at 540-425-7002. The book club is sponsored by the Friends of the Forest Library.
Montvale Library: The Adult Book Club meets on the 1st Thursday of each month from 2:00 to 3:00 PM.
February 7th: Blowback by Valerie Plame
March 7th: The Girl You Left Behind by Jojo Moyes
April 4th: Truevine by Beth Macy
May 2nd: Atonement by Ian McEwan
June 6th: The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
July 11th: Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
The Montvale Public Library is located at 11575 Lynchburg Salem TPK., Montvale, VA 24122. For more information call us at 540-425-7006.