The Sugar Grove Library offers four book clubs for adults. View the schedule below and join us!
Adult Book Discussion Group
Meets the first Tuesday of the Month at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room. Books are available for pick up at the Circulation Desk one month before the meeting. No registration. Click on the title to view the description.
March 6: America's Original Sin by Jim Wallis
Mystery Book club
Meets the first Thursday of the Month at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room. No registration. These titles are not in our catalog currently. The books will be ordered from outside of our system. Books are available for pick up at the Circulation Desk one month before the meeting.
March 1: 50% Off Murder by Josie Belle
April 5: Bearly Departed by Meg Macy
May 3: Bingoed by Patricia Rockwell
June 7: Untimely Death by Elizabeth J. Duncan
Books and Brews Book Club
Spice up your Monday nights by pairing a good book with a good beer!
Adults 21+ are invited join a unique book discussion that will pair a new book with a new beer each month! Meetings will take place inside Passages cafe and will feature a craft beer from a local brewery. Food will not be served but can be purchased from the cafe.
Books & Brews meetings are the third Monday of the month. Books are available at the circulation desk one month before meeting.
March 19th, 7:00 pm: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
April 16th, 7:00 pm: Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim by David Sedaris
May 21st, 7:00 pm: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
June 18th, 7:00 pm: The Kids Are All Right by Diana Welch, Liz Welch, Amanda Welch, & Dan Welch
July 16th, 7:00 pm: Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
August 20th, 7:00 pm: Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life by Amy Rosenthal
September 17th, 7:00 pm: A Horse Walks into a Bar by David Grossman
October 15th, 7:00 pm: A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier by Ishmael Beah
November 19th, 7:00 pm: Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jessamyn Ward
TALES AND TRAILS BOOK CLUB
We walk and talk for this book club! Dogs and strollers are welcome. This club is led by a Librarian and books are chosen from all different genres in order 'go off the beaten path' from your usual reading selections. Books are available for pick up at the Circulation Desk one month before the meeting. Please note the earlier start time of 8:30 am for the June & August meeting dates. The meeting place is the V.L. Gilman Trail entrance on Galena across from Christ Community Church.
Wed April 11th, 10:30 - 11:30 am: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
Wed May 9th, 10:30 - 11:30 am: The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women by Kate Moore
Wed June 13, 8:30 - 9:30 am: Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
Wed July 11th: NO MEETING
Wed August 8th, 8:30 - 9:30 am: A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki
Wed September 12th, 10:30 - 11:30 am: The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
Wed October 10th, 10:30 – 11:30 am: Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI. by David Grann