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Book Club

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Burkhardt
Meeting Room
Join us for a lively discussion on a great work of fiction (and sometimes a non-fiction title)!
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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 Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate. 
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Northwest Book Club

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Northwest
Conference Room
Join us the fourth Monday of every month for lively book discussions that will include a variety of Fiction and Non-Fiction titles. 
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Mysteries Under Discussion

6:30 PM - 8:00 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.  
The book this month is Storm Front by John Sandford
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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 an engaging book.  Books will be available a month prior to the scheduled discussion. New adult members welcome! 
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Taste Buds

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Trotwood
Meeting Room

Join us for the inaugural meeting of Taste Buds, a cookbook book club. Make friends, be a cookbook critic, and create, share, and sample new foods. The first meeting will feature some light snacks, discussion of how the book club will work, and distribution of recipes for the next meeting. The group will meet monthly on the last Monday of every month, with the exception of this meeting. Advanced registration is required. 

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Book Discussion

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Wilmington-Stroop
Rosewood Arts Center
Book Club
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Book Club

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Burkhardt
Meeting Room
Join us for a lively discussion on a great work of fiction (and sometimes a non-fiction title)!
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Uplifting Lit

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Northmont
Basement

Need some inspiration? Join us for "Uplifting Lit" - our 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, Suspense/Thriller, Fantasy, and Mysteries. 

We meet the first Monday of every month. On May 6 we’re talking about various books (your choice!) by Cathy Gohlke.  
Choose from:

Saving Amelie, The Secrets She Kept,  Promise Me This, Band of Sisters, or Until We Find Home.

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. 

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New Lebanon Book Discussion

4:00 PM - 5:00 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.  We will be reading the following books:  May - Salt Houses by Hala Alyan, June - Hannah Coulter by Wendell Berry, July - Force of Nature by Jane Harper, and August - Little Bee by Chris Cleave.
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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.

May's book will be Darktown by Thomas Mullen.

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

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Trotwood
Meeting 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.

May 9 - The Word is Murder by Anthony Horowitz
June 13 - Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue
July 11  - Mom & Me & Mom by Maya Angelou
August 8 - My Dear Hamilton by Stephanie Dray


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Let's Talk Book Discussion

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Westwood
Meeting Room
Let;s Talk Book Discussion: We are just like "The View".  After reading our book of the month,  we talk about it and grade the book. Come join us the second Monday of every month, help select a good read and join in a lively conversation. 
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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
Conference 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.
May title:  Mrs. Sherlock Holmes by Brad Ricca
June title:  Reading with Patrick: A Teacher, A Student and A Life Changing Friendship by Michelle Kuo
July title:  Washington Black by Esi Edugyan
August title:  The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton
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Tea & Mystery Book Discussion

7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Huber Heights
Meeting Room
A monthly book discussion featuring mystery novels with tea and light snacks served during each meeting.  Our title for May is The Dry by Jane Harper. 
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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 Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris. 
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Read Between the Wines at Ray's Wine Spirits Grill

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Northmont
Bestselling author Fiona Barton's third novel, The Suspect, tells the story of two 18-year-old girls who go missing while backpacking in Thailand. Journalist Kate Waters jumps at the chance to cover the disappearance, in part because she hasn't heard from her own son since he went to Thailand two years ago. Are these two situations connected somehow?
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Mysteries Under Discussion

6:30 PM - 8:00 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.  
The book for May is After the Crash by Michel Bussi
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Book Discussion

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Wilmington-Stroop
Community Room
Book Discussion
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Book Club

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Burkhardt
Meeting Room
Join us for a lively discussion on a great work of fiction (and sometimes a non-fiction title)!
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Uplifting Lit

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Northmont
Basement

Need some inspiration? Join us for "Uplifting Lit" - our 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, Suspense/Thriller, Fantasy, and Mysteries. 

We meet the first Monday of every month. On June 3 we’re talking about "The Saturday Night Supper Club" by Carla Laureano:

Denver chef Rachel Bishop has accomplished everything she’s dreamed and some things she never dared hope, like winning a James Beard Award and heading up her own fine-dining restaurant. But when a targeted smear campaign causes her to be pushed out of the business by her partners, she vows to do whatever it takes to get her life back . . . even if that means joining forces with the man who inadvertently set the disaster in motion.

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. 

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New Lebanon Book Discussion

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
New Lebanon
Opportunity Space
Join us the first Monday of every month for lively book discussions that will include a variety of Fiction and Non-Fiction titles.  We will be reading the following books:  May - Salt Houses by Hala Alyan, June - Hannah Coulter by Wendell Berry, July - Force of Nature by Jane Harper, and August - Little Bee by Christ Cleave.
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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.

June's book will be All the Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders.

Brixx Ice Company is located at 500 E. 1st St., Dayton OH 45402, a few blocks from the Main Library.
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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 an engaging book.  Books will be available a month prior to the scheduled discussion. New adult members welcome! 
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