Elkhart Public Library

Talk it out

Get more out of what you’re reading

Book Discussions

Since the invention of the printing press, people have gotten together in groups to talk about what they’ve read. These groups are supported by the library, and if you have an idea for a new discussion, send us a note.

Readers Roundtable

Cleveland, 1:30 p.m. on the second Monday of each month. Come share your latest great read and hear about titles to add to your reading list. This is a casual group with no assigned reading.

Osolo Page Turners

Osolo, 6:30 p.m. on the second Monday of each month.

  • July 8 – The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Pepper
  • Aug. 12 – The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn
  • Sept. 9 – The Address by Fiona Davis
  • Oct. 14 – Drowning Ruth by Christine Schwartz
  • Nov. 11 – The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware
  • Dec. 9 – The Story of Arthur Truluv by Elizabeth Berg

Dunlap Bookworms

Dunlap, 6:15 p.m. on the first Monday of each month.

  • July 8 – An American Family: A Memoir of Hope and Sacrifice by Khizr Khan
  • Aug. 5 – A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
  • Sept. 9 (special date) – A Girl Named Zippy by Haven Kimmel
  • Oct. 7 – Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk
  • Nov. 4 – A Higher Loyalty by James Comey
  • Dec. 2 – Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Downtown Book Club

Downtown, 6:30 p.m. on the third Monday of each month.

  • June 17 – On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C.J. Walker by A’Leila Perry Bundles
  • July 15 – The Book Club by Mary Alice Monroe
  • Aug. 19 – Big Fish: A Novel of Mythic Proportions by Daniel Wallace
  • Sept. 16 – A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler
  • Oct. 21 – Lila by Marilynne Robinson
  • Nov. 18 – The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
  • Dec. 16 – Blackbird House by Alice Hoffman