Book Groups

Join in a book discussion at the Healdsburg Senior Center. 

Meets on the 4th Tuesday of the month at 11 a.m.

BOOK-TO-ACTION is a grant-funded program that builds on the traditional book club concept--but in addition to providing an opportunity to collectively read and discuss a book, BOOK-TO-ACTION enable

Fourth Tuesday of each month
Choose 12 - 1 p.m. or 1 - 2 p.m.

No sign-ups required. You may bring your lunch.

Next Book Discussion: 
The Art of Hearing Heartbeats
Brown Bag Book Discussion
August 25, 2015 - 12:00pm
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Please join us for a rewarding discussion of The Art of Hearing Heartbe

2nd Thursday of each month

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
In the Library's Forum Room

Next Book Discussion: 
Woman Upstairs
Book Discussion: "The Woman Upstairs" by Claire Messud
August 13, 2015 - 12:30pm
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Please join us in the Maggie Boynton Forum Room at the Guerneville Regional Library for an exciting discussion of

Book discussions are free and open to the public. Discussions are in the Forum Room, Petaluma Library.

2nd Tuesday of the month at noon

Next Book Discussion: 
book cover 100 years of solitude
Brown Bag Book Discussion: One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez
August 11, 2015 - 12:00pm
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The Petaluma Library's Brown Bag Book Discussion group meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 12 noon. Bring your lunch or a snack, if you'd like.

2nd Thursday of the month at 2 p.m.

On each discussion date, pick up a copy of the next book.

Next Book Discussion: 
Book Cover: The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared
Book Discussion: "The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared," by Jonas Jonasson
September 10, 2015 - 2:00pm
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Please join us in the Pat Hare Community Room at the Cloverdale Library for an exciting discussion of

Last Wednesday of every month.

Join us for the Foodie Book Club, where great food and great reads intersect. Ask at the library for the current meeting menu. For adults and mature teens.

Next Book Discussion: 
The Orchardist
Foodie Book Club
August 26, 2015 - 6:00pm
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dining on great food & great reads. grab a copy of the orchardist by amanda coplin at the library.

Join us on a journey through the literary canon. 

Second Thursday of each month at 1 p.m.
Central Library Forum Room

Next Book Discussion: 
Kim
Great Books
August 13, 2015 - 1:00pm
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Need another chance to read those great classics you may have missed?

A "Great Books" Discussion Group at the Healdsburg Library
Meets on a Wednesday or Thursday at 7 p.m., usually every 5 or 6 weeks year round.

Solve the Mystery!

Join a book discussion group designed for mystery lovers.

Next Book Discussion: 
Phantom
Mystery Book Discussion
August 11, 2015 - 12:00pm
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Phantom by Jo Nesbø

Join us for a book discussion.

Next Book Discussion: 
Book Discussion of 'One Summer' by Bill Bryson
August 19, 2015 - 2:30pm
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Please join us for a lively, interesting discussion of One Summer by Bill Bryson.

This children's book group meets at the Windsor Library and is for children in grades 2-5.  It meets weekly on Wednesday afternoons, in sessions of 6-8 weeks, to read books aloud together.

Afternoon group and evening group meets second Wednesday of each month at either 1:30 or 6:30 pm, January-November. Lending copies available at the reference desk up to 5 weeks prior to meeting.

Next Book Discussion: 
Dear Life : Stories
Book Discussion Group
August 12, 2015 - 1:30pm
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Join us each month for our book discussion group.  Second Wednesday of the month at either 1:30 or 6:30 pm.  

Join the Rincon Valley children's read-along book club!  This group meets weekly when in session and offers children in grades 3-6 the opportunity to read a book together and snack on light refresh

Held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Ask at the Information Desk for a copy of the book to be discussed.

Next Book Discussion: 
The End of Your Life Book Club
Book Discussion - The End of Your Life Book Club
August 18, 2015 - 11:30am
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The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe

2015 Sonoma Reads! meets on Thursdays at 2:00

Next Book Discussion: 
The Flamethrowers book cover
Sonoma Reads! Book Discussion: Flamethrowers
August 27, 2015 - 2:00pm
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August's read is Flamethrowers by Rachel Kushner.

Join us for a Mostly Mystery book discussion group.

First Thursday of the month at 4 p.m.

This group, targeted for children in grades 4-6, meets monthly in Healdsburg for book discussion, activities, and snacks. 

The Whatevs Book Club—the Sebastopol teen club to read whatever! Join us for snacks and discussion. First meeting Saturday, June 13th at noon to help pick a title, or read the choice ahead of time for the Saturday July 11th meeting at 2:00pm to discuss.

Next Book Discussion: 
Whatevs Book Club
August 22, 2015 - 12:00pm
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The Whatevs Book Club—the teen club to read whatever! Join us for snacks and discussion. This month's selection is The Book Thief by Markus Zusak.

Book discussions are free and open to the public. No sign-ups are required.
Copies of each month's selection can be picked up at the circulation desk, while supplies last.

Next Book Discussion: 
Book Discussion
October 13, 2015 - 2:30pm
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"Their Eyes Were Watching God" is a beloved classic by Zora Neale Hurston.