Book Groups

YDL offers a variety of book groups for children, teens, and adults. Joining a book group is a great way to meet new people and experience the fun of discussing a book together.

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Book Groups for Adults


African American Authors

Adults

Meets the last Tuesday of the month at 7 pm in the Community Room.
For details, call 420-4110 x1306.
YDL-Whittaker


Monday Evening Book Group

ADULTS

Meets the second Monday of the month at 7 pm, Conference Room 1C.
For details, call 482-4110 x1306. 
YDL-Whittaker


Mystery Lovers Book Group

ADULTS

Join other amateur sleuths once a month on Wednesdays at 2 pm in Conference Room 1C to discuss mystery novels.
For details, call 482-4110 x1377
YDL-Whittaker


Thursday Morning Book Group

ADULTS

Meets the first Thursday of each month at 10:30 am in Conference room 1C.
For details, call 480-4110 x1356. 
YDL-Whittaker


ESL Book Group

ADULTS

Study English as a Second Language in a casual, comfortable atmosphere. The group uses books and other materials written in English as a framework for conversation.
To learn more, call Washtenaw Literacy at 482-4110 x1320.
YDL-Michigan

 

Book Groups for Kids


Super Readers!

Grades 1-3

Meets one Thursday per month at 7 pm in the storyroom. Discuss the selected books and enjoy a craft and small snack.
Registration required. Call: 482-4110 x1340. For grades 1-3.
YDL-Whittaker


Black Authors Tween Book Club

KIDS, TEENS

Meets the third Wednesday of each month at 6 pm. Explore themes of race and class through contemporary tween fiction.
For details, call 482-4110 x1390.
YDL-Michigan


Kids Only Book Club

Kids in grades 3-5

The Kids Only Book Club is for kids in grades 3-5. The club meets the third Thursday of the month at 7pm for snacks and discussion about books selected just for them. Registration required. Call 482-4110 x1390.
YDL-Michigan


Parent/Child Book Group

kids IN Grades 4-6 with a parent

Meets one Monday evening each month at 7 pm. For readers in 4th – 6th grades and their parent or other significant adult in their lives. Join us for great discussions of books selected just for you!
Registration required. Call 482-4110 x1343. 
YDL-Whittaker

 

Book Groups for Teens


Teen Fantasy Book Group

TEENS

Meets the fourth Thursday of the month at 7 pm in the storyroom. Readers choose books based on the recommendations of the group leader. Call to register: 482-4110 x1326. For ages 12-17.
YDL-Whittaker

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