Book Clubs

Lakeside Book Club @ Mentor-on-the-LakeThe Winner

Adult patrons are invited to join us at the Mentor-on-the-Lake branch in order to discuss that month’s selected book.  Space is limited.  Refreshments will be provided.

From 6:30-8:00 pm on Wednesday…

  • May 7, we will discuss Blindness by Jose Saramago.
  • June 4, we will discuss Winner by David Baldachi.

For more information, contact Darlene W. at  440-257-2512 or email Darlene.Workman@MentorPL.org.


Senior Center Book Discussion
The House Girl

Join librarian Cailey W., on the 3rd Wednesday of the month from 1:30-3:00 pm at the Mentor Senior Center, for a stimulating discussion of the bestsellers, classics and more.

From 1:30-3:00 pm on Wednesday…

  • May 21st, we will discuss The House Girl by Tara Conklin.
  • There will be no book club meetings in June.  Enjoy your summer!

For more information contact Cailey W. at 440.255.8811, ext. 215 or email Cailey.Williams@MentorPL.org.


Book Club for MenThe Price of Glory: Verdun 1916; Revised Edition

Join male readers to discuss books of interest.

From 7-8:30 pm, on Monday…

  • April 21st, we will meet to discuss Jamie Ford’s The Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet.
  • May 19th, we will meet to discuss Alastair Horne’s The Price of Glory: Verdun 1916.

Light refreshments will be served.  Book Club for Men is free and open to the public.  For a copy of the book or for more information, contact John F. at 440.255.8811, ext. 215 or email John.Foster@MentorPL.org. Click to see the  Book Club for Men’s 2014 Book List.


Monday Night Book DiscussionThe Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry: A Novel

Join librarian Cailey W. for a stimulating discussion of bestselling books.  The book club regularly meets on the 4th Monday of the month.

From 6:30-8:00 pm on Monday…

  • April 28th, we will meet to discuss Defending Jacob by William Landay.
  • May 19th, we will meet to discuss The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce.

For more information contact Cailey W. at 440.255.8811, ext. 215 or email Cailey.Williams@MentorPL.org.


ProfilersDoing Max Vinyl: An Annie Ogden Mystery

The Profilers book club meets on the last Tuesday of the month to discuss Thriller, Suspense, True Crime, Noir, Detective & Mystery novels.

From 6:30-8:00 pm on Tuesday…

  • April 29th, we will discuss The Sociopath Next Door by Martha Stout.
  • May 27th, we will discuss Doing Max Vinyl by Fredrick Lee Brooke.

For more information contact Mary P. at the library at 440.255.8811 ext. 215 or email Mary.Pelton@MentorPL.org.  What are we reading in 2014?  Click to see the 2014 Profilers’ Book List.


Book and Brush ClubWith Violets

Join Librarian Barb Hauer for a lively discussion of art historical novels featuring works by various artists.

From 6:30-8 pm, on Wednesday…

  • April 23rd, we will discuss With Violets by Elizabeth Robards.
  • May 28th, we will discuss Pompeii by Robert Harris.

For more information contact Barb Hauer at 440.255.8811, ext. 210, or email Barbara.Hauer@MentorPL.org.


20′s / 30′s ReadersThe Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Readers in their 20′s /30′s meet on the last Wednesday of the month, at varying restaurants in Mentor, in order to discuss popular books.

From 6:30-8:00 pm, on Wednesday…

  • April 30th, we will meet at Stadium Bar and Grill (8330 Tyler Blvd) to discuss Bossypants by Tina Fey.
  • May 28th, we will meet at Hooley House (7861 Reynolds Rd) to discuss The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot.

Since we will be a meeting at  a restaurant, the library will provide an appetizer for the table. For more information, and to get a copy of the book, contact Kristin at 440-255-8811 ext. 215 or email Kristin.Milks@MentorPl.org.  What are we reading in 2014? Click to see the 2014 Book List.


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