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, October 3, 2023 - 6:30pm


Join us to discuss Joanne Ramos' novel The Farm...this was one of NYT's most anticipated books of 2019, and in their review, they said: "Commercial surrogacy — the birthing of another woman’s baby in exchange for cash — is an act of benevolence, or...