Book Discussion Clubs and Services
Want to join a book group? We have those!
Want books for your own book group? We can help!
Library Book Groups
Usual Suspects Book Club – A book group for Adults
We meet once a month at 5:30 pm to discuss our latest mystery selection. Book Club Selections are chosen at the meeting the month before. Check our event calendar for the latest meeting date. Copies of the book are available for check out at the Circulation Desk. Questions? Call 860-447-1411 x3 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday, November 21: Keeper of Lost Causes by Jussi Adler.
Monday, December 19: Hercule Poirot’s Christmas by Agatha Christie.
Monday, January 23: Mistress of the Art of Death by Ariana Franklin
Supper Book Club – A book group for Adults
The group meets the second Monday of the month from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm at the library. Selections are chosen by members a few months before the meeting date. Copies of the book are available for checkout at the Circulation Desk a month before the meeting. Each month the club chooses a local restaurant that fits the theme of book, and dinner is ordered and delivered to the library. Menus are available at the Circulation Desk. Beverages are provided by the library. You may also bring your own supper. Questions? This group does not meet in July or August. Call 860-447-1411 x3 or email email@example.com
Monday, November 14: Gift from the Sea by Anne Morrow Lindberg
Monday, December 12 : Briar Rose by Jane Yolen
Mortal Beings: a Book Club on aging and end of life issues
A new book group is forming to talk about the difficult issues of aging and end of life. The group meets from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm at the library. Copies of the book are available for checkout at the Circulation Desk a month before the meeting. Questions? Call 860-447-1411 x3 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday, November 29: Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande
Pizza and Pages Book Club
This is our book club just for teens! Once a month, we will read a book and then meet to discuss it over a slice of pizza! The book club meets at 4:00 pm.
Tuesday, November 15: Looking For Alaska by John Green
Tuesday, December 20: Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
Nutmeg Readers Book Club
This is our newest book club just for kids! Come discuss a Nutmeg Nominee book and do a related activity with Ms. Ty. Please call or visit the Children’s Room to register. Copies of the book will be available for check out. Open to children in grades 4th to 6th. The book club meets at 4:15 pm.
Tuesday, December 27: Snicker of Magic by Natalie Lloyd
Outside Book Groups
We can get copies of books for your personal book club. Contact Maritza Vargas at 860-447-1411 x3 or by email for more information. Please give us at least 2 weeks to get copies of your book.