Book Discussion Groups
Share your passion for reading with a CCPL book discussion group! No registration is required for the groups, and 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.
See the most recent book group selections and schedules (PDF).
Meeting Information & Scheduled Reads
Bon Air Bookies
Meets at Bon Air Library on the third Wednesday of the month from 7-8 p.m.
- January 16 - Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
- February 20 - The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck
- March 20 - Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
Central Between the Covers
Meets at the Central Library on the fourth Monday of the month from 1-2 p.m.
- January 28 - All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
- February 25 - Circling the Sun by Paula McClain
- March 25 - Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
Meets at Chester Library on the first Wednesday of the month from 10:30 a.m. to noon.
- January 9 - Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
- February 6 - Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
- March 6 - The Weird Sisters by Eleanor Brown
Clover Hill Critics
Meets at Clover Hill Library on the third Friday of the month from 11 a.m. to noon.
- January 11 - Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger's by John Elder Robison
- February 15 - Half Broke Horses by Jeanette Walls
- March 15 - The Book That Matters Most by Ann Hood
Meets at Enon Library on the third Tuesday of the month from 10:30-11:30 a.m.
- January 15 - Mr. Penumbra's 24-hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan
- February 19 - A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline
- March 19 - Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance
Meets at LaPrade Library the second Friday of the month from 10:30-11:30 a.m.
- January 11 - Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
- February 8 - Spymistress by Jennifer Chiaverini
- March 8 - Jeeves and the Wedding Bells by Sebastian Faulks
Meadowdale Teen Book Club
Meets at the Meadowdale Library on the second Thursday of the month from 4-5 p.m.
Teens, explore new YA genres, discuss book topics, and enjoy snacks! The Teen Book Club also includes hands-on activities that tie in with book themes. Please call 804-318-8778 for more information or to join our email list.
- January 10 - Dumplin by Julie Murphy
- February 14 - The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation by M.T. Anderson (View on Hoopla or Overdrive)
Meadowdale Page Turners
Meets at the Meadowdale Library on the second Friday of the month from 10:30-11:30 a.m.
- January 11 - The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin
- February 8 - Uncommon Type by Tom Hanks
- March 8 - The Children's Crusade by Ann Packer
Midlothian Book Discussion Group
Meets at the Midlothian Library on the fourth Wednesday of the month from 10:30-11:30 a.m.
- January 23 - The Dry by Jane Harper
- February 27 - Born a Crime by Trevor Noah
- March 27 - Life After Life by Jill McCorkle
North Courthouse Road Library Book Discussion Group
Meets at North Courthouse Road Libary the second Thursday of the month from 1-2 p.m.
- January 10 - We Are All Welcome Here by Elizabeth Berg
- February 14 - Native Son by Richard Wright
- March 14 - Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
North Courthouse Road Library - Tween Parent Book Club
Meets at the North Courthouse Road Library the first Monday of the month from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration is required and begins one month before each session. All participating family members must register. Please call 804-318-8499 for more information.