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Bookworms Book Club (Gr. 4-6)

Read and discuss a book while enjoying activities with your friends and WPL Youth staff! Book club meets every other Wednesday at 11 AM on the library’s 2nd floor. This book club is open to youth entering grades 4 through 6 in the Fall, strong 3rd grade readers welcome. Registration is required at the links below. You can stop by the Youth department to pick up the book once registered.

Book 1: Dragons in a Bag by Zetta Elliott, June 12 & 26

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Book 2: The Mouse and the Motorcycle by Beverly Cleary, July 10 & 24

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page turners book club

Page-Turners Book Club (Gr. 6-9)

Read and discuss a book while enjoying activities with your friends and WPL Youth staff! Book club meets every other Wednesday at 11 AM on the library’s 2nd floor. This book club is open to youth entering grades 6 through 9 in the Fall. Registration is required at the links below. You can stop by the Youth department to pick up the book once registered.

Book 1: A Castle of Tangled Magic by Sophie Anderson, June 12 & 26

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Book 2: A Rover’s Story by Jasmine Warga

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banned book

I’m With the Banned: a Banned Books Book Club

Join us for our book club, I’m With the Banned, held monthly on the first Monday, at 4:30 pm in the library’s Bell Art Room. If you would like a copy of the banned book ordered for you, please click the button below to register.

January – July 2024, I’m With the Banned: a Banned Books Book Club, to be facilitated by ROAR (Residents Organizing Against Racism)

May 6th: When the Emperor Was Divine by Julie Otsuka
June 3rd: All Boys Aren’t Blue by George M. Johnson
July 1st: Monster by Walter Dean Myers
August 5th: The 1619 Project: Born on the Water by Nikole Hannah-Jones and Renée Watson

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Book Discussion

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If you would like to borrow a copy of any of the upcoming books, please click the link above or call the Reference Desk at (507) 452-4860.

Upcoming Book Selections

April 3rd — Just Haven’t Met You Yet by Sophie Cousens
May 1st — Violeta by Isabel Allende
June 5th — Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare
July 3rd — What the Fireflies Knew by Kai Harris
August 7th — The 1619 Project by Nikole Hannah-Jones

If you cannot make the meeting but would like to share your thoughts on the book, go to our GoodReads page.

 

Bookworms Book Club (Gr. 4-6)

Read and discuss a book while enjoying activities with your friends and WPL Youth staff! Book club meets every other Wednesday at 11 AM on the library’s 2nd floor. This book club is open to youth entering grades 4 through 6 in the Fall, strong 3rd grade readers welcome. Registration is required at the links below. You can stop by the Youth department to pick up the book once registered.

Book 1: Dragons in a Bag by Zetta Elliott, June 12 & 26

click here to register

 

 

 

Book 2: The Mouse and the Motorcycle by Beverly Cleary, July 10 & 24

click here to register

Bookworms Book Club (Gr. 4-6)

Read and discuss a book while enjoying activities with your friends and WPL Youth staff! Book club meets every other Wednesday at 11 AM on the library’s 2nd floor. This book club is open to youth entering grades 4 through 6 in the Fall, strong 3rd grade readers welcome. Registration is required at the links below. You can stop by the Youth department to pick up the book once registered.

Book 1: Dragons in a Bag by Zetta Elliott, June 12 & 26

click here to register

 

 

 

Book 2: The Mouse and the Motorcycle by Beverly Cleary, July 10 & 24

click here to register

true-crime

Booked: True Crime Book Club

Calling all self-proclaimed true crime junkies! Booked: True Crime Book Club will meet the first Thursday of the month at 4:30 pm in the Bell Art Room. Bring your detective brain as we learn about some of the most unnerving serial killers and their victims.

May 2nd – Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson

​June 6th – Dial M: The Murder of Carol Thompson by William Swanson

August 1st – Under the Banner of Heaven by Jon Krakauer

September 5th – A Stolen Life by Jaycee Dugard

Please use the registration link below to select the discussions that you would like to attend. The Library will order you a copy of the book for that month.

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banned book

I’m With the Banned: a Banned Books Book Club

Join us for our book club, I’m With the Banned, held monthly on the first Monday, at 4:30 pm in the library’s Bell Art Room. If you would like a copy of the banned book ordered for you, please click the button below to register.

January – July 2024, I’m With the Banned: a Banned Books Book Club, to be facilitated by ROAR (Residents Organizing Against Racism)

May 6th: When the Emperor Was Divine by Julie Otsuka
June 3rd: All Boys Aren’t Blue by George M. Johnson
July 1st: Monster by Walter Dean Myers
August 5th: The 1619 Project: Born on the Water by Nikole Hannah-Jones and Renée Watson

click here to register

Book Discussion

request book

If you would like to borrow a copy of any of the upcoming books, please click the link above or call the Reference Desk at (507) 452-4860.

Upcoming Book Selections

April 3rd — Just Haven’t Met You Yet by Sophie Cousens
May 1st — Violeta by Isabel Allende
June 5th — Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare
July 3rd — What the Fireflies Knew by Kai Harris
August 7th — The 1619 Project by Nikole Hannah-Jones

If you cannot make the meeting but would like to share your thoughts on the book, go to our GoodReads page.

 

Book Discussion

request book

If you would like to borrow a copy of any of the upcoming books, please click the link above or call the Reference Desk at (507) 452-4860.

Upcoming Book Selections

To Be Announced

If you cannot make the meeting but would like to share your thoughts on the book, go to our GoodReads page.