Book Discussion Groups

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Bon Air

Adult Book Discussion

Meets at the Bon Air branch on Thursday nights from 6:30 – 8:30 PM. Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

 

Young Adult Book Club

Meets at the Bon Air branch at 7 p.m.  Selections geared for ages 15-25. Moderator: Angelina (Angel) Justice – angelina.justice@lfpl.org Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

  • March 25, 2015 - Shelter by Harlan Coben
  • April 22, 2015 - Lost World by Michael Crichton

 


 

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Crescent Hill

Adult Book Discussion

Meets at the Crescent Hill branch on the second Saturday of each month, 10:30 AM. Moderator: Robert Gieszl - robert.gieszl@lfpl.org

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

Books are available at branch circulation desk.

Booked for Lunch

Meets at the Crescent Hill branch on the last Wednesday of each month, 1:00 PM. Bring your sack lunch and sample “food for the mind.” Moderator: Sally Suter

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

Books are available at branch circulation desk.

Talking Book Discussion

Meets at the Crescent Hill branch on the first Thursday of each month, 7:00 PM. and is open to the public.  Moderator: Kathy Szinnyey

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

Talking books available from the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped upon request.

 


 

fairdale

Fairdale

Adult Book Discussion

Meets at the Fairdale Branch Library.  Starts at 6:00 PM on the dates listed.  Moderators: Marci Reed or Meagan Vance-Wemes – (502) 375-2051

Upcoming meetings take place on the following dates:

  • Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
  • Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood
  • Tuesday, March 31, 2015 – Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth by Resa Azlan
  • Wednesday, April 15, 2015 – 1984 by George Orwell
  • Tuesday, April 28, 2015 – Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter

 

Women’s History Month Book Discussion

Saturday, March 14, 2015 @ 3:00 PM - The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II by Denise Kiernan

Financial Literacy Month Book Discussion

Saturday, April 18, 2015 @ 3pm - Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner

 


 

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Fern Creek

Afternoon Book Discussion

Meets at the Fern Creek branch at 2:00 PM.

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

  • February 11, 2015 - Kindred by  Octavia Butler

 


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Highlands-Shelby Park

Adult Book Discussion Group

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

  • March 3, 2015 – The Science of Sherlock Holmes by E. J. Wagoner

 


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Iroquois

Adult Book Discussion Group

Meets at Iroquois Library the second Tuesday of every month at 1:30 PM.  Moderator: Karen Knowles

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

 


 

jtown

Jeffersontown

Morning Book Discussion Group

Meets in the Jeffersontown branch meeting room on the third Wednesday of the month, starting at 10:15 AM.  Moderator: Debra Anderson - debra.anderson@lfpl.org 

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

Books are available at branch circulation desk.

 


 

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Main

The Mayor’s International Book Club

Meets at the Main Library on the third Wednesday of the month, from noon to 1:00 PM.  Brown-bag lunches are welcome. Moderator: Kelly Dunnagan - kelly.dunnagan@lfpl.org

Titles were selected from the Library’s Read Your Way Around the World Book List.

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

Graphic Novel Discussion Group

Meets at the Main Library on the second Monday of the month, starting at 6:00 PM.   Moderator: Anthony Buchanan

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

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planetary

  • May 11, 2015 @ 6:00 PM - Planetary

 

Check out the Suggested Reading Lists for each topic!

 


 

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Middletown

Book Discussion and More

Meets at the Middletown branch on the second Thursday of the month, starting at 10:00 AM.  Moderator: Tina Schmidt – (502) 245-7332

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

Light refreshments are being served along with lively discussion!

 


 

newburg

Newburg

The Hour of Power

Meets at the Newburg branch on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Moderator: Lynette Ruby - (502) 479-6160

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

 


 

okolona

Okolona

Adult Book Discussion Group

Meets at the Okolona branch on the third Thursday of each month, stating at 7 PM.  Moderator: Sara Huesman – (502) 964-3515

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

 

Favorite Authors Book Club

  • Monday, March 16, 2015 @ 1:00 PM - Choose any title by Clive Cussler to discuss this month
  • Monday, April 20, 2015 @ 1:00 PM - Choose any title by Janet Evanovich to discuss this month

 

Genre Fiction Discussion Group

Meets at the Okolona branch.  Participants can call  (502) 964-3515 for suggestions.

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

  • March 17, 2015 - Steampunk Contact branch for a list of recommended titles
  • April 21, 2015 – Historical Fiction Contact branch for a list of recommended titles

 


 

portland

Portland

Book Discussion Group

Meets at the Portland branch from 6:30 – 7:30 pm in the meeting room.

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

  • February 19, 2015 - Beloved by Toni Morrison

Refreshments will be provided.

 


 Shawnee

Adult Graphic Novels Book Club

For more info, please call 574-1722.

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

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  • March 7, 2015 – The Graphic Novel of the Month is any title in the Marvel 1602 series.
  • April 4, 2015 – The Graphic Novel of the Month is Pride of Baghdad

 


 

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Shively

Adult Book Discussion

Meets at the Shively branch on the fourth Thursday of each month, 6:30 PM in the Shively City Hall.  Moderator: Micah Followay (micah.followay@lfpl.org)

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

Books are available at branch circulation desk.

 


 

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Southwest

Adult Book Discussion

This program meets the third Thursday of the month at 2:00 PM.  Moderator: Theresa Lukas – Call 933-0029 for details.

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:
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Western

Adult Book Discussion

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

Copies available at the branch, 574-1779

 


 

westport

Westport

Adult Book Discussion

Meets at the Westport Branch on Monday nights at 7:00 PM.

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

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