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Book Discussion Groups

The Library offers several book clubs catering to a wide range of reading interests. Please join us. Check our online calendar for specific dates. The titles listed below are available from the Information Desk.

Discussion Group Schedule

Mystery Book Club
Wednesdays at 3:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Spring 2017: The Time Machine
The Time Machine is a science fiction novel by H. G. Wells, published in 1895. The term "time machine" was coined by Wells, who is generally credited with popularizing the concept of time travel. This spring, our time machine will be the detective novel, as we travel through nearly two thousand years of crime and detection.

  • June 7
    The Damascened Blade by Barbara Cleverly


Thursday Night Book Club
Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

  • June 15
    Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
  • July 20
    Instructions for a Heatwave by Maggie O'Farrell
  • August
    No meeting
  • September 21
    The Truth According to Us by Annie Barrows
  • October 19
    The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion
  • November 16
    Major Pettigrew's Last Stand by Helen Simonson
  • December 21
    Last Night at the Lobster by Stewart O'Nan


Wallingford Reads YA
Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. in the Board Room
Open to all teens and adults

  • May 25
    We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
  • June
    No meeting
  • July 27
    Queen of the Tearling by Erica Johansen

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