Bite Into A Good Book

This book discussion group meets at noon on the third Wednesday of each month in the Library’s meeting room. Bring a sack lunch, if you wish, and savor some lively discussion. If you would like to attend, please call the Library, and we will try to get each month’s book for you.  For a complete list of books we read, click here.

Still Life by Louise Penny: The outline of a horizon covered in pine trees with a foggy blue and green background.
Wish You Were Here by Jodi Picoult: A blue background with a yellow bird perched on a rock.
Midnight in Chernobyl by Adam Higginbotham: A yellowish-orange background with letters melting on the right.
Killers of a Certain Age by Deanna Raybourn: A white background with a red hand holding a knife.

Hooked on Books

Our Hooked on Books book group meets the second Wednesday of each month @ 6pm and alternates between reading fiction and nonfiction books. We hope you will join us for our upcoming meetings, when we will be reading and discussing the following books. For a complete list of the books we've read, click here.

The Day the World Came to Town by Jim DeFede: The silhouette of a father holding the hands of two children in front of a golden beach scene.
Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer: A white background with a section of braided grass in the center.
The Forest of Vanishing Stars by Kristin Harmel: A woman in a red dress facing out at two airplanes in the sky.
Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus: A peach-colored background with the face of a woman wearing glasses with a pencil in her hair.

Leadership Book Club

Looking for a networking opportunity and a way to learn about different leadership styles? Then join fellow patrons to have a discussion about our quarterly read.  Hope to see you at Scoop Du Jour (95 Plummer Blvd) for the book club. 

You will need to register at

Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us by Daniel H. Pink on February 21, 2023 at 6pm Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us by Daniel H. Pink.
The Art of Gathering by Priya Parker: A white background with splotches of multi-colored paint in an oval. The Art of Gathering: How We Meet and Why It Matters by Priya Parker.

Outer Edge Book Club

The Outer Edge is Chatham Area Public Library’s science fiction and fantasy book club.  We read and discuss classic and modern titles alike.

The Outer Edge meets the third Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. The library will order several copies of each book and have them waiting for you at the front circulation desk.  Come grab a copy of this month’s choice today!  For a complete list of the books we've read, click here.

A Psalm for the Wild-Built and A Prayer for the Crown-Shy by Becky Chambers: Two book covers with stylized nature scenes.
The Space Between Worlds by Micaiah Johnson: Two vertical cities across from each other with two women walking up the sides of the cover.
Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey: Two ships diving side by side into a blue background.
My Best Friend's Exorcism by Grady Hendrix: Six yearbook-style pictures with the girl in the upper center turned away.