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Book Club

Painswick Afternoon Book Club

2024-06-04 14:00:00 2024-06-04 15:00:00 America/New_York Book Club Discover new book titles and connect with like-minded readers for animated discussions. Painswick Branch - Massie Family Community Room

Tuesday, June 04
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-06-04 14:00:00 2024-06-04 15:00:00 America/New_York Book Club Discover new book titles and connect with like-minded readers for animated discussions. Painswick Branch - Massie Family Community Room

Painswick Branch

Massie Family Community Room

Discover new book titles and connect with like-minded readers for animated discussions.

Register to Attend- Click on Register Button. 
 
Book Clubs are led by the community members that attend on a regular basis, they select the monthly books in advance so everyone can read the same book title.?This book club meets the first Tuesday of the month from September to May.

Listed below are a few reminders so everyone can enjoy the club:? 

  • The safety of our participants and staff is our top priority, please review our?Stay Safe Guidelines?&?Patron Conduct Policy. 
  • Registration is required, space is limited. If you cannot attend, please cancel your registration. 
  • All participants are encouraged to read the book, if you don't like the style, at least read the first few chapters and the final chapter so you can participate in the discussions. 
  • Remember to stay on topic, you invested the time to read the book, so come prepared to discuss. There are no wrong or right interpretations of a book – just different perspectives. 
  • Be gracious in your comments. If you did not like the book, be kind in your feedback. Contribute positively and respectfully. 
  • Take turns, give everyone a chance to share. Remember, book clubs are discussion groups. Keep an open mind, ready to discover new books and ideas.? 
  • Respect the discussion space, be a good listener and don't engage in side conversations, be sure to mute your cell phones! 

Book Club Selections

September 5 - The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles

October 3 - Honor by Thrity Umrigar

November 7 - Our Missing Hearts by Celelste Ng

December 5 - The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah

January 2 - Permanent Astonishment by Tomson Highway

February 6 - The Sleeping Car Porter by Suzette Mayr

March 6 - The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

April 2 - The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

May 8 - Book Selection

June 4 - The Exiles by Christina Baker Kline  

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Book Clubs |

TAGS: | book clubs |

Painswick Branch

AskUs@barrielibrary.ca
Phone: 705.728.1010

Hours

 

 
Mon, Jun 24 9:30AM to 5:00PM
Tue, Jun 25 9:30AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jun 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jun 27 9:30AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jun 28 9:30AM to 9:00PM
Sat, Jun 29 9:30AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 30 Closed
(Canada Day)

About the branch

Our Painswick Branch is located in the south end of Barrie, near the corner of Big Bay Point Road and Yonge Street. The building and facilities are fully accessible. Enjoy the bright and sunny reading lounge, use our complimentary wifi, experiment with technology and maker tools, or book a room for your next event.

Upcoming events

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Children's Area

Wed, Jun 26, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Massie Family Community Room

Wed, Jun 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Massie Family Community Room

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Massie Family Community Room

Thu, Jun 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Massie Family Community Room

Fri, Jun 28, 2:30pm - 4:55pm
Massie Family Community Room

Fri, Jun 28, 6:30pm - 8:55pm
Massie Family Community Room

Tue, Jul 02, 10:00am - 11:30am
Children's Area

Wed, Jul 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Massie Family Community Room,Outdoors,Reader's Garden

Wed, Jul 03, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Massie Family Community Room

Thu, Jul 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Area,Teen Area

Thu, Jul 04, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Children's Area,Massie Family Community Room

Fri, Jul 05, 2:30pm - 4:55pm
Massie Family Community Room

Fri, Jul 05, 6:30pm - 8:55pm
Massie Family Community Room

Sat, Jul 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Massie Family Community Room

Sun, Jul 07, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Massie Family Community Room
Registration opens Sunday, June 30 2024 at 3:00pm

Mon, Jul 08, 9:30am - 10:15am
Massie Family Community Room
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 9:30am

Mon, Jul 08, 10:30am - 11:15am
Massie Family Community Room
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 10:30am

Mon, Jul 08, 1:30pm - 4:55pm
Massie Family Community Room

Tue, Jul 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Massie Family Community Room

Wed, Jul 10, 9:30am - 10:30am
Massie Family Community Room

Wed, Jul 10, 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Thu, Jul 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Massie Family Community Room

Thu, Jul 11, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Massie Family Community Room,Children's Area

Fri, Jul 12, 2:30pm - 4:55pm
Massie Family Community Room

Fri, Jul 12, 6:30pm - 8:55pm
Massie Family Community Room

Sat, Jul 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Massie Family Community Room

Sun, Jul 14, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Massie Family Community Room
Registration opens Sunday, July 7 2024 at 3:00pm

Mon, Jul 15, 9:30am - 10:15am
Massie Family Community Room
Registration opens Monday, July 8 2024 at 9:30am

Mon, Jul 15, 10:30am - 11:15am
Massie Family Community Room
Registration opens Monday, July 8 2024 at 10:30am

Mon, Jul 15, 1:30pm - 4:55pm
Massie Family Community Room

Tue, Jul 16, 10:00am - 11:30am

Wed, Jul 17, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Massie Family Community Room

Wed, Jul 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Massie Family Community Room

Thu, Jul 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Massie Family Community Room

Thu, Jul 18, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Massie Family Community Room,Children's Area

Fri, Jul 19, 2:30pm - 4:55pm
Massie Family Community Room

Fri, Jul 19, 6:30pm - 8:55pm
Massie Family Community Room

Sat, Jul 20, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Massie Family Community Room

Sun, Jul 21, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Massie Family Community Room

Mon, Jul 22, 10:30am - 11:15am
Massie Family Community Room
Registration opens Monday, July 15 2024 at 10:30am

Mon, Jul 22, 1:30pm - 4:55pm
Massie Family Community Room

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 11:30am

Wed, Jul 24, 9:30am - 10:30am
Massie Family Community Room,Outdoors

Thu, Jul 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Massie Family Community Room

Thu, Jul 25, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Massie Family Community Room,Children's Area