Book Discussions

The Charles County Public Library offers book discussion groups at all of our branches.

Clark Center Book Discussion 
The Clark Center Book Group meets at 1:00 P.M. on the first Thursday of every month at the Clark Center. Anyone interested in joining the group can call 301/934-9001 or email us for more information. 
March 2nd: "Travels with Charley" by John Steinbeck
April 6th: "Woman of God" by James Patterson
May 4th: "Invisible Man" by Ralph Ellison
June 1st: "A Man Called Ove" by Fredrik Backman

Homeschool Book Club 
Our Homeschool Book Club features a well-known book and the movie adaptation of that book to discuss and review. Each book club meeting encourages homeschooled children to read and compare the book to the film. Ages 9-12. Walk in.

Indian Head Senior Center Book Discussion Group
The Senior Center Book Discussion Group meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month from 11:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. Contact 301/375-7375 or e-mail us for more information or to place a copy of a book on hold. 
February 22nd: Same Kind of Different As Me" by Ron Hall
March 22nd: "Shanghai Girls" by Lisa See
April 26th: "The Turner House" by Angela Flournoy
May 24th: "The Language of Flowers" by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
June 28th: "One Summer" by David Baldacci

La Plata Book Discussion Group
The La Plata Book Group meets at 7:00 P.M. on the second Thursday of every month. Anyone interested in joining the group can call 301/934-9001 or email us for more information. 
February 9th: "Vinegar Girl: The Taming of the Shrew" Retold by Anne Tyler
March 9th: "Sacre Bleu" by Christopher Moore
April 13th: "The Light Between Oceans" by M.L. Stedman
May 11th: "Emma: A Modern Retelling" by Alexander McCall Smith
June 8th: "The Summer Before the War" by Helen Simonson

Waldorf Book Discussion Group
The Adult Book Discussion Group meets on the first Saturday of every month from 9:30 to 10:30 A.M. Anyone interested in joining the Waldorf Book Discussion group can call 301/645-2864 or email us with your library card number and we will place a copy of the book on reserve for you. Printable version of the Adult Book Discussion Group.
March 4th: "The Revenant" by Michael Punke
April 1st: "The Summer Before the War" by Helen Simonson
May 6th: "H Is for Hawk" by Helen Macdonald
June 3rd: "The Strangler Vine" by M. J. Carter
July 8th: "Everything I Never Told You" by Celeste Ng
August 8th: "The Nightingale" by Kristin Hannah

Waldorf Senior Center Afternoon Bookclub
The Waldorf Senior Center Afternoon Bookclub meets on the first Wednesday of every month from 1:00 to 2:00 P.M. For more information, contact the Waldorf Senior Center at 301/638-4420.Please check back to see the upcoming dates for the Waldorf Senior Center Book Club.