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Read Between the Wines at Ray's

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Northmont
Please join us as we have moved to the third Tuesday of each month to continue our book discussion for adults at Ray's Wine Spirits Grill.
In the late 19th century, Thomas Edison seeks to bring the miracle of electric light to America. Bestseller The Last Days of Night by Graham Moore takes a fictional look at this crucial development in history, including Edison's encounters with Nikola Tesla, as these two geniuses are "locked in a brutal battle to change the world" (Washington Post review).

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Tea & Mystery

7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Huber Heights
Community Room

A monthly book discussion featuring mystery novels with tea and light snacks served during each meeting.  Participants take turns facilitating the discussions and bringing treats.  Our title for October is The Fifth Petal by Brunola Barry.  

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R.E.A.D. Book Discussion

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Miamisburg
Community Room
Read, Eat, And Discuss a great book with the book discussion group shared by the Miami Township and Miamisburg Branch Libraries. This month's title is Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders.  
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Teen Bring Your Own Book Club: Horror and Thriller

4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Main Library
Conference Room 3A, 3rd Floor
Discuss your favorites and find hot new reads in our free choice book club, where we choose a theme and you pick your book. This month, our theme is horror and thriller: anything that gives you chills. Pick a title from our book club display, ask a staff member for a recommendation, or choose your own reading adventure. We welcome traditional fiction, non-fiction, graphic novels, and manga. Come to book club and tell us about what you read--even if you didn’t like it. For grades 7-12.
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Mysteries under Discussion

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Brookville
Community Room
Explore the variety of mysteries being published at our monthly book discussion!  Each month's title to be discussed will be available at the Brookville Library a month before the discussion and most are available for download from the library's website. The leader will talk about the background of the author of each month's title, bring up questions to be discussed and have information about similar authors or titles that might be of interest. We close with recommendations from the group about what else they have been reading.  Refreshments suitable to the atmosphere of the book being discussed will be served.  
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Family Book Club

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Miamisburg
Community Room
Stories are a great way for the entire family to connect. In this monthly book club, we will discuss the book of the month and enjoy engaging and enriching activities. Registration Required.
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Afternoon Book Club

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Vandalia
Community Room
Stop in for some lively discussion, snacks, and fun as we discuss The Almost Sisters: A Novel by Joshilyn Jackson.  Books will be available a month prior to the scheduled discussion. New adult members welcome! 
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Teen Book Club

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Trotwood
Community Room
Join us in a book discussion! We will share our thoughts on the latest read while enjoying tasty snacks. Grades 7th-12th
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Book Discussion

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Books You Should've Read in High School

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Give a second chance to those books your high school English teacher forced you to read--no homework or quizzes this time! You can pick-up copies of the books at Burkhardt's Circulation Desk. The group has enjoyed revisiting these classics: Pride and Prejudice, 1984, Lord of the Flies, and Anne of Greene Gables. Contact Burkhardt Branch to see what classic is next...
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New Lebanon Book Club

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
New Lebanon
Community Room
Join us the first Monday of every month for lively book discussions that will include a variety of Fiction and Non-Fiction titles.
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Uplifting Lit

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Northmont
Community Room
Need some inspiration? Join us for a new book club that focuses on books in the Dayton Metro Library’s Inspirational Fiction collection. This collection includes a wide variety of subjects such as Amish fiction, Historical Christian fiction, Contemporary Christian fiction, Romance Christian fiction, and Mysteries.

In November we’re talking about The Reckoning at Gossamer Pond by Jaime Jo Wright.

Discover a type of fiction you may not have read before, but which is sure to lift your spirits! Feel free to bring books you would like to trade with other meeting members.

Copies of each month’s title will be available at the Northmont Branch a month in advance.  Subsequent titles will be available for check out at the end of each meeting. Next meeting date is December 3.

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Pub-Lit at Brixx

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Main Library
Pub-Lit is a book club hosted by the Dayton Metro Library at the Brixx Ice Company American Grill. Join us on the first Tuesday of every month and have a drink or dinner while discussing an offbeat book.

November's book is A Mind of Winter by Laura Kasischke.

Brixx Ice Company is located at 500 E. 1st St., Dayton OH 45402, a few blocks from the Main Library.
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Adult Book Discussion

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Northmont
Community Room
We read a different book every month and get together to discuss it.  Come join the fun of reading books you may never have picked up unless you have someone to discuss it with.

In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin by Erik Larson is the fascinating true account of an American family in 1933 Germany who witness Hitler's early rise to power firsthand.  This personal perspective brings to light some of the reasons that Hitler and the Nazi party were able to rise to power with ruthless ambition.

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Adult Book Discussion

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Trotwood
Community Room
Join in the discussion! Come in for books and friendly conversation as we discuss a different book each month. Books will be available a month prior to the next discussion. New members always welcome.

September 13 - The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith
October 11 - The Almost Sisters by Joshilyn Jackson
November 8 - My Journey with Maya by Tavis Smiley
December 13 - Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore by Matthew Sullivan
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Burkhardt Book Club

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Looking to diversify your reading interests? Join our book club! Enjoy a lively discussion with a community of readers about titles you might not have picked for yourself. We will select, read, and discuss a different book every month. 
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Lets Talk: Book Discussions

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Westwood
Community Room
Adults join in with some interesting reads and lively discussions the 2nd Monday of every month. Have a suggestion of a good read; come and join us.
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LGBTQIA+ Book Club at The Greater Dayton LGBT Center

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Main Library
A book club for adults hosted by Dayton Metro Library at the Greater Dayton LGBT Center. Open to all who are interested in reading and discussing a diverse range of fiction and nonfiction books featuring LGBTQIA+ characters and/or themes. Join us for our discussion on the second Monday of each month, 7:00-9:00 pm. The Greater Dayton LGBT Center is located at 24 N. Jefferson St., Suite 200, Dayton, OH 45402.

 
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Monthly Book Club

7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
West Carrollton
Community Room
Come for books, snacks, friendly conversation and fun!
Copies of the next book will be provided to group members at the branch, at the book club meetings, or contact Karen at KFindlay@DaytonMetroLibrary.org to arrange to get a copy.
October title:  The Last Place You Look by Kristen Lepionka
November title:  A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
December title:  The Alice Network by Kate Quinn
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Tea & Mystery

7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Huber Heights
Community Room

A monthly book discussion featuring mystery novels with tea and light snacks served during each meeting.  Participants take turns facilitating the discussions and bringing treats.  Our title for November is Thankless in Death by J.D. Robb.  

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Perspectives in Parenting Book Club

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Northmont
Community Room
Join us for a discussion of The Awakened Family by Shefali Tsabary. Copies available at the Children’s Desk starting September 18th. 
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Read Between the Wines at Ray's

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Northmont
Please join us as we have moved to the third Tuesday of each month to continue our book discussion for adults at Ray's Wine Spirits Grill.
This month we read David Grann's Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI, a New York Times Bestseller and a National Book Award finalist.  This is the true story of Oklahoma's Osage Nation in the 1920s, as the newly created FBI works to solve the murders of multiple members of this unique group of Native Americans.

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Family Book Club

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Miamisburg
Community Room
Stories are a great way for the entire family to connect. In this monthly book club, we will discuss the book of the month and enjoy engaging and enriching activities. Registration Required.
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R.E.A.D. Book Discussion

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Miami Township
Community Room
Read, Eat, And Discuss a great book with the book discussion group shared by the Miami Township and Miamisburg Branch Libraries. This month's title is An American Marriage by Tayari Jones. 
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Mysteries under Discussion

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Brookville
Community Room
Explore the variety of mysteries being published at our monthly book discussion!  Each month's title to be discussed will be available at the Brookville Library a month before the discussion and most are available for download from the library's website. The leader will talk about the background of the author of each month's title, bring up questions to be discussed and have information about similar authors or titles that might be of interest. We close with recommendations from the group about what else they have been reading.  Refreshments suitable to the atmosphere of the book being discussed will be served.  
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