Library Book Clubs

Central Library
Books for Dudes meets every 2nd Wednesday of the month at noon in Central Library auditorium. The men of Books for Dudes get together once a month to eat junk food and talk about whatever they happen to be reading at the time, be it new or old, popular or obscure, “chick lit” or manly enough to put hair on your chest! For more information, call 336-703-2985

Books Without Borders meets every 4th Thursday at 3:00 pm in the Central Library Auditorium. Members select books each year from Fiction, Biography, History, World Culture, Poetry and other Nonfiction. We sometimes have guest authors and take field trips, most recently to the Reynolda House Museum of American Art to view the Georgia O’Keefe exhibit. For a book club with variety and the opportunity to share a new cultural experience with fellow book lovers, this is the place to go! Call 336-703-3021 for more information.
Carver Library
Senergy Book Club meets the 1st Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm in the meeting room. We read African American fiction and nonfiction; mysteries, crime, and biography genres as well. We attend plays, movies, collect school supplies and canned goods. Join us for an exciting discussion, snacks, and fellowship. For more information, call 703-2910.

Clemmons Library
Book Lovers’ Club meets on the first Monday of every month at 6:30 pm in the auditorium. Call 703-2920 for more information. (Variety of titles including some nonfiction -- titles selected six months to a year in advance. Members take turns facilitating.)
cooking Clemmons Cookin' Club meets on the third Wednesday of every month at 12:30 pm. Call 703-2920 for more information. (Members choose a recipe from a preselected book, make the recipe and brint it in for tasting. Come in by Monday before our Wednesday meeting to make a recipe selection.)
Paddison Memorial Library
Friends of the Library Noon Book Club meets every 1st Thursday of the month from September through May in the Paddison Room of the Kernersville Branch Library at 12 noon. Getting together to discuss an interesting book is a perfect way to spend a lunch hour! If you are interested in reading new, local authors as well as old favorites, then the Noon Book Club is for you! We ask authors to facilitate the discussions as often as possible. Group members and community leaders have led discussions, as well. This group has met for over 25 years and we are generously sponsored by the Friends of the Kernersville Library. For more information, call 336-703-2932.

Books for Belles Book Club meets every 2nd Thursday of the month in the Paddison Room of the Kernersville Branch Library. Ladies, join us for an open-discussion book club. Come and share whatever you have been reading with the group, or talk about your favorite books and authors. There’s no assigned book! For more information, call 336-703-2932.
Looking for a book club that won't stress you out? Prefer reading or listening to non-fiction books? The Paddison Memorial Branch Library of Kernersville is forming a new group just for people like you. We will meet four times a year (March, May, September, and November) to discuss a book with the option to keep the conversation going online. Interested adults 18 and over can register at the branch or by contacting Crystal D. Holland at 336-703-2931 or Group participants will choose the next meeting's book title.
Lewisville Library
Tuesday at Two Book Club meets every first Tuesday of the month at 2 p.m. The books are selected by the members and are a mixture of fiction (all genre) and non-fiction. This is a perfect group to join to socialize and discuss books. Call 336-703-2940 for more information.
Jane & Tea Book Club meets every third Thursday of the month at 10 a.m. This club is devoted to all things Jane Austen. We read fiction and non-fiction, but all of the books are Jane's, about Jane, or are similar to her writing: e.g. Longbourn by Jo Baker. Tea and refreshments are served. Call 336-703-2940 for more information.

Friends of the Lewisville Library Book Club meets every fourth Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. The group reads a mixture of fiction (all genres) and non-fiction, and the books are selected by the group. Men & women take part in a lively discussion about their favorite past time: READING! Call 336-703-2940 for more information.

Reynolda Manor Library
Brown Bag Book Club meets the last Monday of each month at noon. Bring your lunch and join the Brown Bag Book Club as we discuss the month’s pick. We read both fiction and nonfiction, so if you are looking for a club with lots of variety, you have come to the right place! Call the Reynolda Manor Library at 336-703-2960 to find out what we are reading this month.
Mystery Book Club meets the 2nd Saturday of each month at 10:30 am. Put your detective skills to work and join us to discuss a new mystery. Call the Reynolda Manor Library at 336-703-2960 for the clue to this month’s mysterious read.

Lawn Chair Literary Club meets the 4th Thursday of each month at 11:30 am. Are you interested in joining a book club, but don’t want to be told what to read each month? The Lawn Chair Literary Club is the book club for you! Members discuss the books they are currently reading or enjoyed reading in the past. Call the Reynolda Manor Library at 336-703-2960 for more information

Rural Hall Library
The Friends of the Rural Hall Library Book Club meets every first Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm. Members read a variety of different genres and authors that are sure to interest everyone. The members enjoy a good time during their meetings and have great discussions surrounding that month's selection. They welcome all newcomers and look forward to exploring different genres of literature that you might suggest. For more information, please call 703-2970.

The Living Well Book Club meets on the 4th Wednesday of each month at 1:00 pm. This group reads a variety of genres including biographies and other non-fiction titles. You are welcome to join in on the conversation if a daytime book club is what you've been looking for! For more information, please call 703-2970.

Southside Library
Southside Book Club meets every 2nd Monday of the month at 6:00 pm in the Southside Branch Library auditorium. The Southside Book Club is a traditional book club in the sense that we all read and discuss the same book each month, though we try to mix things up and read an assortment of the newest fiction, non-fiction, and biographies by a variety of authors. Our meetings are very laid-back and we usually provide something to snack on!

Cookbook Club meets every 1st Wednesday of the month at 1:00 pm in the Southside Branch Auditorium. Do you want to show off your culinary expertise? Or pick up some new cooking tips and tricks? Or just sample a lot of delicious food? Then you ought to join the Cookbook Club at the Southside Branch Library. We share potluck meals, inspired by a different theme each month. Just swing by the Southside Branch in the weeks before the meeting and pick out a recipe from one of our pre-selected cookbooks. Fair warning: You MUST bring a dish to share in order to attend!

Get Lit Book Club for Teens: Do you want to get lit(erature)? Join our new club to hang out with other young adults who love to read. We will meet on the first Tuesday of each month at 4 p.m. at the Southside Branch to discuss whatever we happen to be reading at the time. Sign up at the front desk. Ages 12-18 welcome.

Walkertown Library
Afterthoughts Book Club meets every second Thursday of the month at 11:00 am. The Afterthoughts Book Club generally reads recent literary fiction. Classics and non-fiction books also make an occasional appearance. Popular past book selections include Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloane, The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce, The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho, The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See, and Lila by Marilynne Robinson
The Six ‘W’s Mystery Book Club (aka Walkertown’s Who, What, Where, When, and Why?) meets every third Thursday of the month at 10:30 am. Walkertown Branch Library’s longest running book club is mystery-focused. Selections include both popular and lesser-known mystery authors. You may discover a new favorite! Recent reads for the Six ‘W’s Mystery Book Club have been Night Whispers by Judith McNaught, New Tricks and Collard (Andy Carpenter mysteries) by David Rosenfelt, White Fire by douglas Preston and Lincoln Child, and Bone Dust White by Karin Salvalaggio

Along Came a Series Book Club meets every last Wednesday of the month at 6:00 pm. This is Walkertown Branch Library’s newest book club that started in January 2018. This club reads from a variety of book series by different authors. The first selections include The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith and Real Murders from the Aurora Teagarden series by Charlaine Harris. Future selections will also be chosen from a mix of different genres