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Tail Waggin’ Tutors

Read a book to a friendly service dog.

For readers of all ages.

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Book Club at the End of the Universe

Join in a sci-fi and fantasy discussion group for adults.

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Book Chats

Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of every month at 2 p.m. Share and discuss books you are currently reading. All genres and people are welcome. No registration is required.

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Pizza Plus a Paperback

For ages 8-12.  Come grab a slice and discuss great books.  Join us the first Thursday of the month at 5:00 p.m.  Bring your own book to share this month.

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Suspicious Minds Mystery Book Club

An adult book club for mystery lovers.  This month’s book: Force of Nature by Jane Harper. Copies of the book available at the library.

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Cookbook Club

Bring a recipe to share from your favorite cookbook, tips on execution, and why you loved it. This book club will be potluck style with changing themes and will meet on the first Friday of the month.

Friday, February 7th : Bread Month. Quick breads, sweet breads, any bread!

Contact jbutkovic@cals.org for more details.

 

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2nd Monday Book Club

This book club has been around probably as long as the Maumelle Library has been open. We are always looking for new members with a love of reading and discussing books. Copies of the book are available for checkout at the library.

This month’s book is Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand by Helen Simonson.

Adults 18+

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True Stories Book Club

We read non-fiction books including true crime, biographies/memoirs, self help, current events, social sciences/politics.

Occurs the 2nd Thursday of every month excluding holidays.
  • January – Murder in Matera:  A True Story of Passion, Family, and Forgiveness in Southern Italy by Helene Stapinski
  • February – Nomadland:  Surviving America in the Twenty-first Century by Jessica Bruder
  • March – The Lost City of Z:  A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon by David Grann
  • April –
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Book Lovers’ Book Club

An adult book club that reads both fiction and nonfiction books. This month’s book: The Only Woman in the Room by Marie Benedict. Copies of the book available at the library.

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And the Beat Goes On: Hip Hop Reading & Discussion Group

Each month members will read and discuss a book that relates to the hip hop culture.

January: Meet & Greet/ Vote on books for 2020.

February: TBA

March: TBA
April: TBA

May: TBA

June: TBA
July: TBA

August: TBA

September: TBA

October: TBA

 

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Evening Book Club

We will meet at 6:30 pm on the fourth Tuesday of the month.

Tuesday, December 17  | Potluck & Book Talk (no assigned book)

Tuesday, January 28The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

Tuesday, February 25Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Tuesday, March 24There, There by Tommy Orange

Tuesday,

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Nixon Book Buddies

This book club reads fiction & non-fiction books.

Occurs the 4th Tuesday of every month excluding holidays.
  • January – Swamplandia! by Karen Russell
  • February – A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith
  • March – Call the Midwife:  A Memoir of Birth, Joy, and Hard Times by Jennifer Worth
  • April – The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien
  • May – Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay
  • June –
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Milam – Adult Book Chat

The Adult Book Chat takes place on the 4th Thursday of each month.

The discussion for February 27 will be the reader’s choice of books.  Bring your selection to share with the group.

 

 

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