Book Clubs

Read books with friends in one of our reoccuring book clubs!

Contemporary Book Group

This group meets monthly to discuss current literary selections. Meetings are held the third Monday of each month.

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Contact: Tracy
847-608-5013
thanson@gailborden.info.

Next Meeting:
Monday, February 20
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 at the Main Library.

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Contact: Andrea
847-289-5844
ahouston@gailborden.info.

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

Main Library - Conference Room

Rakow Readers Book Club

Join the Rakow Readers for a lively book discussion on Zoom. Registration required.

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Contact: Angela
847-931-2092
abouque@gailborden.info

Next Meeting:
Monday, February 27
1:30 PM-2:30 PM

Virtual - Branch Services - Zoom

Great Books Discussion Group

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

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Contact: Sadia
847-289-5808
sahmed@gailborden.info

Next Meeting:
Monday, February 13
7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Main Library - Conference Room

Black American Authors Discussion Group

This group selects a different African American author each month and discusses topics including love, freedom, civil rights, churches, schools, challenging times, plays, and music.

Contact: Melissa
847-289-5836
mbernasek@gailborden.info

Next Meeting:
Monday, February 27
6:30 PM-8:00 PM

Main Library - Grove Room

Resources for Book Clubs

Our favorite sites to find book recommendations. Discover what books are worth the read!

Check out multiple copies of these titles from the Book Club collection at the Main Library.

Resources for Readers

Forgetting to eat, counting down the days until the next release, finding new books – it's all just a day in the life of a bookworm.

Resources for Authors

Resources focused on writers, authors and anyone interested in creating the next masterpiece!