Looking for a great new read? Hoping to meet other members of the community? Join us for one of our adult book clubs — new members are always welcome! We also offer Cinéphile Mondays — a discussion group for those who love cinema.
All discussions are held over Zoom; once you’ve found the club you’d like to attend, click through to the event page to register and receive the Zoom meeting information. Copies of the books are available at the BFL; please call to arrange for curbside pickup. The films for Cinéphile Mondays are available through Kanopy.
(If you don’t find what you are looking for here, check our book recommendation resources)
Mystery Book Club – meets the first Thursday of the month @ 1:00 pm
Looking for the next read that will keep you up all night?
Mystery Book Club has you covered!
November 5th: The House of Silk by Anthony Horowitz
December 3rd: The Beekeeper’s Apprentice by Laurie R. King
History Book Club – meets the second Thursday of the month @ 11:00 am
Join us for a discussion of historical fiction and nonfiction titles. This club is cohosted by the Natick Historical Society.
December 10th:The Last Days of Night(FIC) by Graham Moore
Environmental Book Club – meets the third Tuesday of the month @ 7:00 pm
Join environmental enthusiast, Arthur Ensroth, in discussing current, historic, and future environmental issues through books.
Fran’s Book Club – meets the fourth Tuesday of the month @ 7:00 pm
Join us for our long-standing Tuesday evening Book Club, where we discuss a work of fiction each month (and sometimes we mix it up with a good nonfiction title!).
October 27th: The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
Nonfiction Book Club – meets the fourth Saturday of the month @ 10:00 am
Sometimes truth is stranger than fiction! Come explore it all with us in the Nonfiction Book Club.
October 24th: Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other by Sherry Turkle
November 21st: Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging by Sebastian Junger **Please note: this is the 3rd Saturday
No book club meeting in December — enjoy the holidays!
Cinéphile Mondays – meets the last Monday of the month @ 4:00 pm
Meant as a tribute to the film art around the world, from the days of silent cinema to the new waves and beyond, our Cinéphile Mondays is a slow and tasteful appreciation of the First Century of Cinema. Watch a movie at home and then join film history & media studies Professor MV for a virtual discussion.
November 30th: La Strada
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