Book Clubs

***In-person meetings have been cancelled until further notice. See the TADL event calendar to register for the Zoom meeting!

Did you know that you can join a book club at your local library? Stop in to any of the book clubs listed below. Whether you’ve read the book or not, join in at any time for a fun experience.

Main Library

  • Tuesdays @ Two: Last Tuesday of the month at 2pm in the McGuire Room. 
    • Run by library staff from the Talking Book Library, the books selected for Tuesdays @ Two are available to patrons who are visually or physically impaired patrons in Grand Traverse County, Antrim, Benzie, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee, and Wexford counties. Everyone is welcome.
  • Books & Brewskis: Last Tuesday of the month at 7pm. 
    • Meetings were held at the Filling Station as patrons enjoyed local brews and pizza as they discussed the monthly selection (chosen by their votes twice a year). Now we’re on Zoom! Everyone is welcome to this book club, which is facilitated by an adult services librarian.
  • Queer Tales Book Club: Last Sunday of the month at 4pm.
    • Meetings were formerly held at Polestar, and now we use Zoom! Join us in discussing books with LGBT+ themes with the support of two library staff members. Everyone is welcome, and reading is not required.

East Bay Branch Library

  • Book Club: Last Tuesday of the month at 6pm

Fife Lake Public Library

  • Book Club: Third Tuesday of the month at 7pm
  • Book Club Take 2: Fourth Wednesday of the month at 6pm

Interlochen Public Library

  • Evening Book Discussion Group: First Wednesday of the month at 6:30pm
  • Morning Book Discussion Group: Second Thursday of the month at 10am

Kingsley Branch Library

  • Senior Book Club: Fourth Wednesday of the month at 2pm for Sept.-Nov. and Jan.-May

Peninsula Community Library

  • Pageturners Book Club: Third Thursday of the month at 6:30pm


Does your book club need books? TADL is happy to offer a bag with multiple copies of the same title as Book Club Kits!

Click here for a list of our Book Club Kits. Each kit contains four to twelve copies of the same title. 

Any library card holder may check out a Book Club Kit for six weeks. 

For information on how to start your own book club, check out these tips, available to print.