Book Clubs

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Enjoy reading books and discussing them with like-minded people? Join one of our book clubs – they're free and open to the public!* 
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Interested in joining a book club that's currently full? We do have openings occasionally, so be sure to email us to get on the waitlist so we can notify you when there's a spot available.

If you have any questions about book clubs, please call 605-367-8700 or email libask@siouxfalls.org.

 

*Registration required for all book clubs. If you require special accommodations, call 605-367-8700 at least 24 hours in advance of the program.


Need titles for your own book club? Check out our Book Club to Go bags and have enough copies for everyone!


Biography Book Club

Read and discuss biographies of famous and not so famous people! Every month members each pick a different biography to read based on the same theme.  

Where: Prairie West Branch
When: 2nd Thursday of the month
Time:
 6:30-7:30 p.m.
For more information: Call Prairie West at 605-978-6899
Current Status: Open

Upcoming Themes:

August 8 -- Chef, Musician or Artist
September 12 -- Don't Look Back, by Achut Deng


Book Buzz at WoodGrain Brewing Company 

For people who enjoy reading a variety of books and discussing them while enjoying an adult beverage. Registration is required.

WHERE

WoodGrain Brewing Company, 101 S. Phillips Ave.

TUESDAY GROUP

When: The 4th Tuesday of the month
Time: 7-8:30 pm
For more information: Call Lucy at 605-367-8700
Current Status: Full

THURSDAY GROUP

When: 1st Thursday of the month
Time: 7-8 pm
For more information: Call Ashley at 605-367-8144
Current Status: Waitlist is currently Full


Books and Beans Book Club

For people who enjoy reading a variety of books and discussing them while enjoying a great cup of coffee.

Where: Stomping Grounds700 N. Vandemark Ave., Hartford
When: 3rd Monday of the month
Time: 2-3 pm
For more information: 
Call Sara at 605-367-6384
Current status: Join the Waitlist


BYOBook Club

No assigned books. Read what you like, come, and share!

Where: Downtown Library
When: 2nd Thursday of the month
Time: 6:30-8 p.m.
For more information: Call the Downtown Library at 605-367-8700
Current status: Open


Brandon Book Club

For people who enjoy reading and discussing a variety of books.

Where: Brandon Community Library
When: 1st Thursday of the month
Time: 10-11 a.m.
For more information: Call the Brandon Community Library at 605-582-2390
Current status: Open

August 1 --The Help, by Katheryn Stockett
September 5 -- Quiet, by Susan Cain


Eclectic Book Group

For people who read fiction, nonfiction, biographies, or anything else.

Where: Caille Branch
When: 1st Thursday of the month
Time: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
For more information: Call Kim at 605-367-8715
Current status: Join the waitlist

July -- no selection this month
August 1 -- Personal Librarian, by Marie Benedict


Page Turners Book Group

For people who love to read a wide variety or want to expand their reading horizons.

Where: Ronning Branch
When: 3rd Monday of the month
Time: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
For more information: Call the Ronning Branch at 605-367-8140
Current status: Full

July 15 --Balzac and the Chinese Seamstress, by Dai Sijie
August 19 -- Bring Your Own Book


Shelf Indulgence Book Club

Indulge your reading habit with a wide variety of books and connect with others through discussion. 

Where: Prairie West Branch
When: 3rd Monday of the month
Time: 7-8 p.m.
For more information: Call the Prairie West Branch at 605-978-6899
Current status: Join the waitlist

July 15 --The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo, by Taylor Jenkins Reid
August 19 -- Run Me to Earth, by Paul Yoon


Sweet Reads

For people who enjoy reading a variety of books, and discussing them over a warm beverage.

Where: The Source Coffee Roastery + Taproom, 421 N Phillips Ave Suite 101
When: 1st Tuesday of the month
Time: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
For more information: Jean at 605-978-6899
Current status: Join the Waitlist

August 1 --Hatchet, by Gary Paulsen
September 3 --Being Mortal, by Atul Gawande


Young @ Heart Book Clubs

Book clubs for adults who enjoy young adult books. 

Oak View Branch

When: 2nd Monday of the month
Time: 7-8 p.m.
For more information: Call Alexa at 605-367-8060
Current status: Join the Waitlist

August 12 --The Hazel Wood, by Melissa Albert
September 9 -- Genre month--group's choice

 

Prairie West Branch

When: 1st Thursday of the month
Time: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
For more information: Call the Prairie West Branch at 605-978-6899
Current status: Join the Waitlist

August 1 --In the Wild Light, by Jeff Zentner
September 5 -- The Collectors: Stories, by A.S. King (Printz Award Winner)