Book Discussion Groups
Some book discussion groups have been moved to online as the library continues to follow health and government guidelines about group size and spatial distancing. Below is a list of book discussions scheduled with CCPL.
Share your passion for reading with a CCPL book discussion group! New attendees are always welcome. Discover new reads and new friends at a library near you.
The Chesterfield County Public Library offers a variety of book discussion groups for customers to gather and discuss their love of books. Below is a list of just some of the groups we offer.
Meeting Information and Scheduled Reads
First Wednesdays, 11 a.m.-noon
Book discussions will be held in person. Please visit our event calendar to register.
|Dec. 7||The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley|
|Jan. 4||The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner|
|Feb. 1||The Last Thing He Told Me by Laura Dave|
Clover Hill Critics
Third Fridays, 11 a.m.-noon
Book discussions will be in person. Please visit our event calendar to register.
|Dec. 16||The House in the Cerulean Sea by TJ Klune|
|Jan. 20||Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors amd the Drug Company that Addicted America by Beth Macy|
|Feb. 17||Scythe by Neal Shusterman|
Meadowdale Page Turners
2nd Friday, 10:30- 11:30 a.m
For information or to join this group, contact Pam White at [email protected].
|Dec. 9||The Paris Library by Janet Skeslien Charles|
|Jan. 12||Pick any book who's theme is new beginnings and fresh starts.|
|Feb. 9||Pick book with a library in the title or about a library |
Midlothian Cover to Cover
Thursdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
|Dec. 15||The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by Victoria Schwab|
|Jan. 26||Before and After: The Incredible Life Stories of Orphans by Judy Christie and Lisa Wingate|
|Feb. 23||Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell|
Crime, Clues & Coffee: Mystery Book Club
Second Thursdays, 1-2 p.m.
Come talk about your favorite book with other mystery book lovers, while enjoying coffee and light snacks. Each month will focus on a different subgenre of mystery – choose your own in the category and then come share with the group, or just come to listen and get some great ideas for your next mystery read!
No registration required. Contact Teralee ElBasri at [email protected].gov for any questions.
Virtually Virginia Book Club
Second Tuesdays, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
This virtual book club focuses on books written by Virginia authors or that have a Virginia setting or theme. Book discussions will take place over Zoom. For information or to join this group, contact Julie Grimes at [email protected].
|Dec. 13||Never Caught: The Washingtons' Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge by Erica Armstrong Dunbar|
|Jan. 10||The Immortal life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot|
|Feb. 14||Dimestore: A Writer’s Life by Lee Smith|