Bring Your Own Book or B.Y.O.B. is a "Books In Bars" book club that meets at assorted restaurants in Iowa City with host librarians, Candice and Jason. Participants share their thoughts on the book in a casual group conversation and discuss what is on their to-read pile at home.

Books for the upcoming event will be available from the Info Desk on the second floor of the library. Registration is required so everyone is guaranteed a chair in the reserved space.

Upcoming events

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 - 7:00pm


Join us on Zoom to discuss Maggie O'Farrell's "Hamnet: a Novel of the Plague Year." An imagining of the lives and relationship between William and Agnes Shakespeare, and how their lives are forever changed by the plague, the death of their son, and...

Adults Book Discussion