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
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.
April 26th: We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson
May 31st: Any book written by author James Lee Burke
June 28th: Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance
July 26th: Grief Cottage by Gail Godwin
August 30th: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith
September 27th: Bear Town by Fredrik Backman
Big Island Library: The Adult Book Club meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month from
10:30 to 11:30 AM
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
The Forest Public Library is located 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.
May 13th: Atomic City Girls by Janet Beard
June 10th: The Girl in the Green Sweater by Krystyna Chiger and Daniel Paisner
July 8th: Becoming by Michelle Obama
August 12th: The Stranger in the Woods by Michael Finkel
September 9th: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
October 14th: The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris
Montvale Library: The Adult Book Club meets on the 1st Thursday of each month from
2:00 to 3:00 PM.
The Montvale Public Library is located at
11575 West Lynchburg Salem TPK.
Montvale, VA 24122.
For more information call us at 540-425-7006.
May 2nd: Atonement by Ian McEwan
June 6th: The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
July 11th (July’s Meeting will be on the 2nd Thursday): Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
August 1st: The 19th Wife by David Ebershoff
September 5th: The Fault In Our Stars by John Green
October 3rd: Her Royal Spyness by Rhys Bowen