Book Discussion Groups

In Person and Online Book Discussions
We are holding our book groups as a mix of in person and virtual programs. Please check the schedule below for titles and dates of discussions. The virtual groups are being held online via Zoom.  We are requiring registration for these online book groups in order to send out the Zoom meeting information. Click on the date to go to our event calendar to register. Please check the schedule below for the most current meeting information.

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

Chester County Library Evening Book Discussion Group
The Evening Book Discussion Group meets the first Monday of the month (with a few exceptions) from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. in the Burke Meeting Room. Registrations are suggested; click on the date to go to our Event Calendar. View the 2022 Book Discussion Schedule here.

Please note: the Evening Book Discussion Group has resumed in person meetings in the Burke Meeting Room. We have a new start time of 6:30 p.m. The April 2022 and October 2022 meetings will be held via Zoom.

Upcoming selections:

Monday, January 3, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Burke Meeting Room, Chester County Library
The Library Book by Susan Orlean
The Library Book by Susan Orlean

Monday, February 7, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Burke Meeting Room, Chester County Library
This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel
This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel

Chester County Library Afternoon Book Discussion Group
The Afternoon Book Discussion Group meets the third Wednesday of the month from 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. in the Burke Meeting Room. Registrations are suggested; click on the date to go to our Event Calendar. View the 2022 Book Discussion Schedule here.

Please note: the Afternoon Book Discussion Group has resumed in person meetings in the Burke Meeting Room.
 
Upcoming selections:

Wednesday, January 19, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. - Virtual, Chester County Library -- Please note: this meeting is now virtual, register at this link.
Leave the World Behind by Rumaan Alam
Leave the Room Behind

Wednesday, February 16, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. - Burke Room, Chester County Library
The Night Watchman by Louise Erdrich
The Night Watchman by Louise Erdrich

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. via Zoom. For ages 16 + for adult content. Registrations are required; click on the date to go to our Event Calendar.

Upcoming selections:

Monday, January 24, 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. - Zoom meeting*
Guardians of the Louvre by JirĊ Taniguchi
Guardians of the Louvre

*Please note change in date from third Monday.

Monday, February 21, 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. - Zoom meeting
The Magic Fish by Trung Le Nguyen
The Magic Fish by Trung Le Nguyen




Henrietta Hankin Branch Page Turners Book Group

The Page Turners Book Group meets the second Thursday of the month (except in July and August) from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. via Zoom. Registrations are required; click on the date to go to our Event Calendar.

Upcoming selections:

Thursday, January 13, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Zoom meeting
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Henrietta Hankin Branch Hankin Whodunits Book Group
The Hankin Whodunits Book Group meets the third Wednesday of the month from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. via Zoom. Registrations are required; click on the date to go to our Event calendar.

Upcoming selections:

Wednesday, January 19, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Zoom meeting
The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco
The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco

Previous book discussion selections:

Chester County Library 2022
Chester County Library 2021
Chester County Library Aug-Dec 2020
Chester County Library 2020 altered schedule
Chester County Library 2020 (original schedule)
Chester County Library 2019
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