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Book Clubs

Read with friends in one of our recurring book clubs!

Contemporary Book Group

The Contemporary Book Group meets monthly to discuss current, interesting books in assorted genres. Meetings are held the third Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in the Grove Room at the Main Library.

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Contact: Tracy

Next Meeting:
Monday, September 16
7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Main Library - Grove Room

Walking Book Club

The Walking Book Club meets weekly on Wednesday evenings at 7:00 pm to walk, followed by the book discussion at 7:45 pm. Interested? Contact Andrea at ahouston@gailborden.info.

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Contact: Andrea

Next Meeting:
Wednesday, August 7
7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Main Library - Conference Room

Rakow Readers Book Club

Come discuss The best part of us by Sally Cole-Misch, the Great Lake, Great Read title of the year.

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Contact: Angela

Next Meeting:
Monday, August 26
1:30 PM-2:30 PM

Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room

Great Books Discussion Group

Co-sponsored by the American Association of University Women Elgin Area Branch. Click on the event title for a list of assigned books. Facilitated by Barbara Njus and Gail Cohen. Please Register.

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Contact: Rebecca

Next Meeting:
Monday, August 12
7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Main Library - Conference Room

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