Book Discussion Groups

Chester County Library hosts three book discussion groups, the Evening Book Group, the Afternoon Book Group, and the Comics Unbound Group. The Henrietta Hankin Branch hosts the  Hankin Whodunits Book Group and the Page Turners Book Group.

The Chester County Library Evening and Afternoon 2018 book group reading lists can be found here.

Chester County Library Evening Book Group
The Evening Book Group meets the first Monday of the month (with a few exceptions) from 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. in the Burke Meeting Room. No registrations are required.
Upcoming selections:

Monday, December 4th, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. - Burke Room
Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
Orphan Train

Monday, January 8, 2018, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. - Burke Room*
Born to Run by Christopher McDougall
Born to Run

*Please note change in date from first Monday.

Chester County Library Afternoon Book Group
The Afternoon Book Group meets the third Wednesday of the month from 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. in the Burke Meeting Room. No registrations are required.

Upcoming selections:

Wednesday, December 20th, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. - Burke Room
The Circle by Dave Eggers
Circle

Wednesday, January 17, 2018, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. - Burke Room
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
Their Eyes Were Watching God

Chester County Library Comics Unbound Group
The Comics Unbound Group meets the third Monday of the month from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. in the Burke Meeting Room. For ages 16 + for adult content. No registrations are required. Contact Lois Shupp at lshupp@ccls.org with questions.

Upcoming selections:

Monday, December 18th, 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Burke Room
Best of the Year Discussion: We will discuss our favorite comics we've read this year. These comics can be from 2017 or past years.

Monday, January 22, 2018, 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Burke Room*
Paper Girls v.1 and v.2 by Brian K. Vaughan
Paper Girls

*Please note change in date from third Monday.

Henrietta Hankin Branch Page Turners Book Group
The Page Turners Book Group meets the second Thursday of the month from 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. (except in July and August) in the Annex Room A. No registrations are required.

Upcoming selections:

Thursday, December 14th, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. - Annex Room A
Emma by Jane Austen
Emma

Thursday, January 11, 2018, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. - Annex Room A
The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
Grapes of Wrath

Henrietta Hankin Branch Hankin Whodunits Book Group
The Hankin Whodunits Book Group meets the third Thursday of the month from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (except in July and August) in the Annex Room A. No registrations are required.

Upcoming selections:

Thursday, December 21st, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Annex Room A
The Secrets of Wishtide by Kate Saunders
Secrets of Wishtide

Thursday, January 18, 2018, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Annex Room A
The Moth Catcher by Ann Cleeves
Moth Catcher

Previous book discussion selections:

Chester County Library 2018
Chester County Library 2017
Chester County Library 2016
Chester County Library 2015
Chester County Library 2014
Chester County Library Afternoon Book Group 2005-2013
Chester County Library Evening Book Group 2005-2013
Henrietta Hankin Branch Mystery Book Group 2012-2014