Book Discussion

Upcoming events

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Not quite a book group, Let's Talk Books is a series of casual conversations about books where we meet to share descriptions of our favorite reads. Join us for your favorite genres to chat with like-minded readers. Bring a couple of...

Adults Book Discussion

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Not quite a book group, Let's Talk Books is a series of casual conversations about books where we meet to share descriptions of our favorite reads. Join us for your favorite genres to chat with like-minded readers. Bring a couple of...

Adults Book Discussion

Saturday, February 20, 2021 - 4:00pm

Online

Join Green Iowa AmeriCorps and the Iowa City Public Library for a discussion of The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural history of Four Meals by Michael Pollan

What should we have for dinner? Ten years ago, Michael Pollan confronted us with...

Adults Book Discussion Nature & Gardening Science & Technology

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Alternate History: a subgenre of fiction or science fiction that is set in a world in which history has diverged from the actual history as the result of one or more historic events having different outcomes.

Not quite a book group, Let's...

Adults Book Discussion

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Join us for ICPL's Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club! We will meet via Zoom to discuss "Who Fears Death" by Nnedi Okorafor. Feel free to join us, whether or not you've finished the book!

Borrow a book with Grab & Go or mail...

Adults Book Discussion

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Not quite a book group, Let's Talk Books is a series of casual conversations about books where we meet to share descriptions of our favorite reads. Join us for your favorite genres to chat with like-minded readers. Bring a couple of...

Adults Book Discussion

Saturday, March 20, 2021 - 4:00pm

Online

Join Green Iowa AmeriCorps and the Iowa City Public Library for a discussion of The Grid: The Fraying Wires Between Americans and Our Energy Future by Gretchen Bakke.

America’s electrical grid, an engineering triumph of the twentieth...

Adults Book Discussion Nature & Gardening Science & Technology

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Unreliable Narrator - a literary character who intentionally withholds informatoin, lies to or misleads the reader - with or without malice - casting doubt on the story. A character who's perspective may be very different than the reader....

Adults Book Discussion

Saturday, April 17, 2021 - 4:00pm

Online

Join Green Iowa AmeriCorps and the Iowa City Public Library for a discussion of World of Wonders - In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments by Aimee Nezhukumatathil

From beloved, award-winning poet Aimee...

Adults Book Discussion Nature & Gardening Science & Technology

Saturday, May 15, 2021 - 4:00pm

Online

Join Green Iowa AmeriCorps and the Iowa City Public Library for a discussion of All we can save - Truth, courage, and solutions for the climate crisis edited by Ayana Elizabeth Johnson.

Provocative and illuminating essays from women at...

Adults Book Discussion Nature & Gardening Science & Technology