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Adult Library Book Group Meetings

Whether you pick up a copy of the discussion title or download an ebook or listen to an audiobook, you are invited to join fellow readers to enjoy lively online discussion from the comfort of your own home! Register to get the private meeting link emailed to you. Call to schedule your curbside pickup of a library book. Limited copies are available for a $5 purchase (thanks to the support of the Friends of the Voorheesville Public Library).

For our book loving planners: We are listing a few of the book group books for the upcoming year below. Paper bookmarks of your favorite book club are available inside the library.

Adult Fiction
Book Discussion Groups

Dec. 2022 – June 2023

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
  • The Dutch House
    by Ann Patchett
    Dec. 7 • 7pm or Dec. 21 • 11 am

  • Klara and the Sun
    by Kazuo Ishiguro
    Jan. 4 • 7pm or Jan. 18 • 11 am

  • Americanah
    by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
    Feb. 1 • 7pm or Feb. 15 • 11 am

  • Love & Saffron
    by Kim Fay
    March 1 • 7pm or March 15 • 11 am

  • The Great Gatsby
    by F. Scott Fitzgerald
    April 5 • 7pm or April 19 • 11 am

  • Of Women and Salt
    by Gabriela Garcia
    May 3 • 7pm or May 17 • 11 am

  • Harlem Shuffle
    by Colson Whitehead
    June 7 • 7pm or June 21 • 11 am

Graphic Novel
Book Discussion

2023

 
  • The Secrets of Chocolate

    by Franckie Alarcon
    February 8, 2023

  • Chivalry

    by Neil Gaimon and Colleen Doran

Nonfiction Book Discussion Group

Nov. 2022 – Nov. 2023

 6:30 – 8:00 pm
  • Susan, Linda, Nina & Cokie: The Extraordinary Story of the Founding Mothers of NPR

    by Lisa Napoli
    November 14

  • Cultish: The Language of Fanaticism

    by Amanda Montpellier
    Monday, January 9, 2023

  • The Soul of an Octopus

    by Sy Montgomery
    Monday, March 13, 2023

  • The Worth of Water: Our Story of Chasing Solutions to the World’s Greatest Challenge

    by Gary White and Matt Damon
    Monday, May 8, 2023

  • Warrior: Audrey Hepburn

    by Robert Matzen
    Monday, July 10, 2023

  • Lessons From the Edge: A Memoir

    by Marie Yovanovitch
    Monday, September 11, 2023

  • The Daughters of Yalta

    by Catherine Grace Katz
    Monday, November 13, 2023

Please register through the online library calendar.
You will then need to contact the library at 518-765-2791 or reference@voorpl.org to arrange to pick up a copy of the book.

CreativeBug

Creativebug has more than 1,000 award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists. Visit the site through the Library’s link and access the entire collection for free.

How to create an account
• To get started, visit https://www.creativebug.com/lib/voorheesville and enter your library card number.

Musical Extras

Music hits so many chords! We have created a Spotify account with a variety of playlists for your listening pleasure.