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Reading Groups

Note: The Library's book discussion groups have moved online via WebEx until further notice. To register and receive an online meeting invitation send your contact information to chesterfieldlibrary@chelibrary.org.

The Fiction Book Discussion Group – “A Novel Experience” – meets on the 1st Wednesday of each month, 6:30 to 7:45 p.m., in the Chesterfield Township Library meeting room. Our book group offers an opportunity to explore novels through interesting discussions and shared insights. You also get to meet new people with a shared love of reading. We offer selections ranging from popular and contemporary titles to the classics. Pick up a copy of the current selection at the checkout desk.

The upcoming Novel Experience book selections are:

Jan. 6 -- "This Year It Will Be Different and Other Stories: A Christmas Treasury" by Maeve Binchy
Feb. 3 -- "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee
March 3 -- "Olive Kitteridge" by Elizabeth Strout
April 7 -- "The Starless Sea" by Erin Morgenstern
May 5 -- "Real Men Knit" by Kwana Jackson

The Chesterfield Township Library Nonfiction Book Discussion Group – “Real Reads” – meets in the library the 3rd Thursday of each month from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. Join the dialogue as members share their observations, praise and criticism of books on current events, politics, history, culture and personal life struggles and triumphs. Pick up a copy of the current selection at the checkout desk.

The upcoming Real Reads book selections are:

Jan. 21 -- "How to be an Antiracist" by Ibram X. Kendi 
Feb. 18 -- "The Fire Next Time" by James Baldwin 
March 18 -- "Mobituaries: Great Lives Worth Reliving" by Mo Rocca
April 15 -- "The Way I Heard It" by Mike Rowe
May 20 -- "Educated: A Memoir" by Tara Westover