Book Clubs

All in-person programs have been postponed/cancelled until further notice.

 


“It’s a Mystery” Book Club  @ Main

The “It’s a Mystery” book club meets to discuss Thriller, Suspense, True Crime, Noir, Detective & Mystery novels.

From 6:30-8:00 pm on Tuesday… Jar of Hearts

  • December 1,  we will discuss Jar of Hearts by Jennifer Hillier on Zoom.
  • No January meeting. Happy Holidays.
  • February 2, we will discuss Someone Knows by Lisa Scottoline on Zoom.

For more information contact Mary P. at the library at 440.255.8811 ext. 247 or email Mary Pelton.  What are we reading?  Click to see the “It’s a Mystery” club’s 2020 Revised book list.

 


Book Club for Men @ Main

Join male readers to discuss books of interest.

From 7-8:30 pm on Monday…Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises

  • No December meeting. Happy Holidays.
  • January 18, we will meet to discuss Stress Test by Timothy Geithner.
  • February 15, we will meet to discuss TBA by TBA.

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. 247 or email John Foster.

 


Monday Night Book Discussion @ Main

Join librarian Cailey W. for a stimulating discussion of bestselling books.  The book club regularly meets on the 4th Monday of the month.The Girls in the Picture: A Novel

From 6:30-8:00 pm on Monday…

  • November 23, we will be discussing The Girls in the Picture by Melanie Benjamin on Zoom.
  • No December meeting. Happy Holidays.
  • January 25, 2021, we will be discussing a book TBD.

For more information contact Cailey W. at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 or email Cailey Williams. Click to see the Monday Night Book Discussions Updated Monday Night Fall 2020 Schedule.

 


Big IDEA Book Club @ Online

Big IDEA Book ClubThe Lake County League of Libraries, in conjunction with The Diversity Center of Northeast Ohio, brings you a book club to discuss issues of inclusion, diversity, equity & access (IDEA).  (This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.

From 6:30-8:30 pm on Wednesday…

  • December 9, join Join us for a rich discussion of How We Fight for Our Lives by Saeed Jones. Register to join program.

 


 

The book clubs listed below have been temporarily cancelled due to Covid-19.

 


Colorful Characters Book Club @ Mentor-on-the-Lake 

Join us at the Lake Branch for our monthly book and coloring club for adults! We will discuss a different book each month and while we discuss you can enjoy coloring and refreshments.

From 10-11:30 am on Friday…

  • Temporarily cancelled due to covid-19. Watch here for updates.

For more information, contact 440-257-2512 or email a Lake staff member.

 


Headlands Branch Book Club  

Adult patrons are invited to join us at the Headlands Community Center for the Mentor Public Library – Headlands Branch Book Club.

From 6:30-8:00 pm on Wednesday…

  • Temporarily cancelled due to covid-19. Watch here for updates.

Light Refreshments will be served. Registration is required.  For additional information contact Josh Sebrasky @ 440-257-2000 or email Josh Sebrasky.

 


Senior Center Book Discussion

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…

  • Temporarily cancelled due to covid-19. Watch here for updates.

For more information contact Cailey W. at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 or email Cailey Williams. Click to see the 2019-20 Senior Center Booklist.

 


Book and Brush Club @ Main

Join Collection Development Manager Barb for a visual presentation based on the lives of artists and associated art movements based on art historical fiction and non fiction.

From 6:30-8 pm, on Wednesday…

  • Temporarily cancelled due to covid-19. Watch here for updates.

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

 


NoveList Plus

Looking for more books by your favorite author, or want to explore similar authors? Not sure of the next book in the series you’re reading? Then you need NoveList Plus, a comprehensive online readers’ advisory tool. Using NoveList, you can search among hundreds of thousands of popular fiction and readable nonfiction titles, and also retrieve author read-alikes, book lists, book discussion guides, and more.

 


Book Discussion Kits

Plan your adult book discussion group’s season of readings around our sets of books and book discussiondiscussion materials. Check out a set with multiple copies from the library so everyone can be on the same page at the same time. Click here to go to the catalog and see what is available. (If you need additional copies, visit Information Services for assistance in locating more.)

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