Event Category: Book Groups

Both on going and one-time book related programs.

History Lovers! This book club is for you! Each season we select a book for our first meeting to read together that covers a theme or time period of history. For January, we will be reading Saving Yellowstone: Exploration and Preservation in Reconstruction America by Meghan Kate Nelson. Just stop by the Reference Desk to register and pick up a Read More

Join us on the 4th Tuesday of each month for this adult book discussion that is open to all. A different contemporary adult fiction or non-fiction book will be discussed at each meeting. For February we will be discussing London Séance Society by Sarah Penner. You can sign up and get a copy of the book at the Reference Desk. Read More

Interested in nonfiction? Join our book club featuring only nonfiction titles. February’s selection Build the Life You Want: The Art and Science of Getting Happier by Arthur Brooks and Oprah Winfrey. About Build the Life You Want: The Art and Science of Getting Happier: In Build the Life You Want, Arthur C. Brooks and Oprah Winfrey invite you to begin Read More

Do you like graphic novels? Join our Graphic Novel Discussion Group! Each month readers discuss alternative graphic novels tackling real-life issues and non-fiction subjects, and the independent publishers that release both alternative and mainstream superhero, sci-fi, and fantasy graphic novels and comics. This group meets on Zoom. For March we will be reading Lugosi: The Rise and Fall of Hollywood’s Read More

The Cookbook Club is for anyone who loves cooking, likes to talk about cooking, or wants to explore new recipes. Each month we select a cookbook; participants select a recipe, prepares it, and brings it to share with the group. We meet every 2nd Monday of each month at the Community Recreation and Environmental Center – CREC (9000 Parkview Dr, Read More

March’s meeting will be at McGillicuddy’s (33 Brookline Blvd, Havertown). Our book selection is None of this is True by Lisa Jewell Stop by the Reference Desk to pick up a copy of the book and then join us at McGillicuddy’s! About None of this is True: Celebrating her forty-fifth birthday at her local pub, popular podcaster Alix Summer crosses Read More

Cookies and Mystery features cookies, coffee and discussion of a different mystery genre each third Thursday of the month at 11:00 am. Each month the group will read mysteries with a theme. This group will be meeting at St. James United Church of Christ (135 Myrtle Ave, Havertown.) If you have questions, please email Mary Bear Shannon at shannon@haverfordlibrary.org.

Join us on the 4th Tuesday of each month for this adult book discussion that is open to all. A different contemporary adult fiction or non-fiction book will be discussed at each meeting. For March we will be discussing The Midnight Library by Matt Haig. You can sign up and get a copy of the book at the Reference Desk. Read More

Interested in nonfiction? Join our book club featuring only nonfiction titles. March’s selection We had a Little Real Estate Problem: the Unheralded Story of Native Americans & Comedy by Kliph Nesteroff. About We had a Little Real Estate Problem: It was one of the most reliable jokes in Charlie Hill’s stand-up routine: “My people are from Wisconsin. We used to Read More

Cookies and Mystery features cookies, coffee and discussion of a different mystery genre each third Thursday of the month at 11:00 am. Each month the group will read mysteries with a theme. This group will be meeting at St. James United Church of Christ (135 Myrtle Ave, Havertown.) If you have questions, please email Mary Bear Shannon at shannon@haverfordlibrary.org.