Book Groups

You are invited to join other readers at any one of the book groups listed below.

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Central Library

Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Group | 7:00 p.m.


Date Title Author
Thursday, February 15
Queen of the Tearling
Erika Johansen

Book to Action Book Club:  Mondays | 6:00 p.m.

Participate in a fun book discussion AND engage with our community.  We read books focused on a different topic each month and then meet to discuss them.  Hear about volunteer opportunities in our area focused on that month’s topic and available resources.  Please register at Customer Service when you pick up your book.


March 26     Sexual Assault Awareness     Held off-site at the Volunteer Center, 984 9th Street, Green Bay
April 23    Community Gardens & Farmers Markets 
May 21     Mental Health Awareness for Our Military & Veterans

Cookbook Club | Tuesdays, March 20, April 17, May 15 | 6:00 p.m.

Come ready to participate in the discussion and stay for treats!

Great Books Discussion | Second Tuesday of  the Month | 6:00 p.m. <new time!>
Second Floor Board Room

This series is sponsored by the Department of Humanistic Studies UWGB, in partnership with the Brown County Library, and is open to the public. (Free parking after 6:00 p.m.) 

Date Title/Author Presenter
March 13
The Overcoat (1842)
Nikolai Gogol
Kevin Kain
April 10
End of the Affair (1951)
Graham Greene
Emily Ransom
May 8
The Old Woman Magoun (1905)
Mary Freeman
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Jennie Young

Ashwaubenon Branch

Coffee and Books with the Boys | Mondays | 10:30 a.m.

For our dedicated male readers.  Join our new group devoted to the exchange of ideas and conversation over fiction and non-fiction books.

Date Title Author
March 19
Devil in the White City
Erik Larson
April 16
Janesville: An American Story
Amy Goldstein
May 21
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
Ken Kesey

Ashwaubenon Book Club: ABC Readers | Third Tuesday of the Month | 10:30 a.m.

Date  Title Author
March 20
Kent Haruf
April 17
Learning to Swim
Sara Henry
May 15
The Life We Bury
Allen Eskens
June 19
 R.J. Palacio

East Branch

READ (Read-Eat-And-Discuss) | First Thursday of the month | 2:00 p.m.

Join us for an informal discussion and stay for a bite to eat!

 April 5
The Twelve Lies of Samuel Hawley
 Hannah Tinti

Kress Family Branch


Woman’s Club of De Pere Book Club | Last Wednesday of the month | 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

You’re invited to join in a lively discussion with other avid readers!

March 28
Fairy Tale Interrupted
Rose Marie Terenzio
April 25
Little Fires Everywhere
Celeste Ng
May 30
Blue Monday
Nicci French
June 27
Before We Were Yours
Lisa Wingate
July 25
R.J. Palacio
August 29
A Man Called Ove
Fredrik Backman

Brown County Community Women’s Club (BCCWC) Book Club | Mondays | 1:00 p.m.
You’re invited to discuss these interesting and intriguing titles!

Dates Title Author
March 5
Jane Austen
April 2
Maisie Dobbs
Jacqueline Winspear
May 7
The Elegant Gathering of White Snows
Kris Radish

Book and A Movie | Mondays | 7:oo p.m.

Gather Your Friends for a fun night out at De Pere Cinema (417 George Street) to discuss the book and watch the film!  Free admission. Concessions available.

Date Title Author
March 19
Cheryl Strayed
April 23
Book Thief
Markus Zusak
May 14
Silver Lining’s Playbook
Matthew Quick

Pulaski Branch

Read It or Not, Here I Come! | Mondays | 6:30 p.m.

April 2
 The Life We Bury
 Allen Eskens
May 7
The Heart Goes Last
Margaret Atwood

Southwest Branch

Nothing Serious Book Group – Seriously Good Fun! | Every third Monday | 1:00 p.m.
If you are a book lover  who loves to to talk about what you’re reading then please join us! This casual and fun get together promises no hard questions, no group picks and no deadlines!  Come to talk about all things books and enjoy refreshments on us!

March 19 | April 16 | May 21

Weyers-Hilliard Branch 

Murder & Mayhem Mystery Book Club | Second Thursday of the Month | 6:30 p.m.
Read any of the featured author’s books. Biographical information of the author will be presented. Discussion of the book, characters and writing style will follow.

March 13
Harlan Coben
April 10
Linda A. Fairstein
May 8
Ian Rankin