Library Book Clubs

Meet other book lovers and participate in a lively discussion. Sessions are led by a professional book lover (staff member). Refreshments provided.

  • Age: 18 years and older
  • Sessions: 
    • Summer: June to August 
    • Fall: September to December
    • Winter: February to May
  • Contact: bookclubs@mpl.on.ca for more information

Main Library - Wednesday Book Club

Date Book Selection
Feb 7 The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
Mar 7 The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware
Apr 4 H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald
May 2 The Break by Katherena Vermette

Main Library - Thursday Book Club

Date Book Selection
Feb 8 The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
Mar 8 The Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman
Apr 5 The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapeña
May 3 The Best Kind of People by Zoe Whittall

 

Beaty Branch - Thursday Book Club

Date Book Selection
Feb 8 When God Was a Rabbit by Sarah Winman
Oct 19 The Dinner by Herman Koch
Apr 5 The Mistress of Nothing by Kate Pullinger
May 3 The Back of the Turtle by Thomas King

 

Your Own Book Club

Use the library's Book Club Kits for your book club. Get 10 copies of a title for an extended loan period of up to 8 weeks.

We will help you coordinate your reading lists, offer discussion questions and make arrangements to have your group members pick up books at Main Library.

How can you choose your next book club read? It's as easy as 1, 2, 3!

1.  Browse Book Club Kit Titles

We have 123 book club kits for your reading pleasure.

2.  Review Availability Calendar

Check the Book Club Kit Calendar to see when your chosen titles are available.

3.  Reserve a Book Club Kit

Use the handy form to reserve your next book club read. You can reserve up to 6 titles at a time

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