Book Discussion Groups

 

bonair

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:

TBA

 

Young Adult Book Club

Meets at the Bon Air branch at 7 p.m.  Selections geared for ages 15-25.

Moderator: Angel Justice – angelina.justice@lfpl.org

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

TBA

 


 

crescenthill

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:

  • June 24, 2015 – Day After Night by Anita Diamant
  • July 29, 2015- World Made By Hand by James Kunstler
  • August 26, 2015 – The Rules of 48 by Jack Cady

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:

 


 

ferncreek

Fern Creek

Afternoon Book Discussion

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

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:


hspbranch

Highlands-Shelby Park

Adult Book Discussion Group

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

TBA


iroquois

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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  • July 13, 2015 @ 6:00 PM – Finder by Carla Speed McNeil

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  • August 10, 2015 @ 6:00 PM – Fables by Bill Willingham

Check out the Suggested Reading Lists for each topic!

 


 

midtown

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:

  • July 9, 2015 – Whistling Past the Graveyard by Susan Crandall
  • August 13, 2015 – Escape by Carolyn Jessop
  • September 10, 2015 – Back Channel by Stephen L. Carter
  • October 8, 2015 – The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
  • November 12, 2015 – The Painted Drum by Louise Erdrich
  • December 10, 2015 – The Storied Life of AJ Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin

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:

  • July 7, 2015 – The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
  • August 4, 2015 – The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
  • September 1, 2015 – The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion

 


 

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

Come discuss any book by the Favorite of the Month author!

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:
  • July  20, 2015 – Louis L’Amour
  • August 17, 2015 – Debbie Macomber
  • September 21, 2015 – James Patterson
  • October 19, 2015 – Ruth Rendell
  • November 16, 2015 – Dan Brown
  • December 14, 2015 – Nora Roberts
Meets at the Okolona branch at 1:00 PM.  Participants can call  (502) 964-3515 for suggestions.

Genre Fiction Book Club

July 21 — Military/Spy fiction – Reader’s Choice

 


 Shawnee

Adult Graphic Novels Book Club

For more info, please call 574-1722.

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

  • July 3, 2015 – Rat Queens by Kurt J. Wiebe
  • August 8, 2015 – Fun Home by Alison Bechdel

 


 

shivelybranch

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.

Graphic Novel Discussion Group

Moderator: Micah Followay – micah.followay@lfpl.org

  • Saturday, June 27, 2015 @ 1:30 PM – Marvel, DC, and indie comics! Share recommendations and talk about the latest comic news and movies
  • Saturday, July 18, 2015 @ 1:30 PM – Share your favorites and discover new series to begin reading. Aquaman & DC Comics.
  • Saturday, August 15, 2015 @ 1:30 PM – Share yourfavorites and discover new series to begin reading. Marvel Comics.

For more info, please call 574-1730.

 


 

swbranch

Southwest

Adult Book Discussion

Moderator: Theresa Lukas – (502) 933-0029

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:


 

westernbranch

Western

Adult Book Discussion

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

  • Monday July 20, 2015 @ 1:00 PM  – A Family Affair by Reshonda Tate Billingsley
  • Monday August 24, 2015 @ 1:00 PM – God Help the Child by Toni Morrison

Copies available at the branch.

For more info, please call (502) 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: