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Book Clubs




Book clubs are currently being hosted via Zoom video conferencing. For a complete list of books clubs and events, visit our online calendar here. 
To receive the link to log on via Zoom, please register and include your email address. The email with the log-in instructions will be sent out approximately 30 minutes before the scheduled meeting start time. The use of Zoom is at your own risk. Aurora Public Library is not liable for damage. If you are under 18, please be sure to have a guardian’s permission to participate in this online program. 

Click on the date of the program to view detailed event information and to register; click on the title of the book to view it in our collection.


Kids/All Ages
Family Book Club
Mondays, 5 p.m., WebEx
The Family Book Club is meeting online! Join our Zoom meeting to discuss juvenile fiction. Visit our blog every Monday for discussion questions as we read, then we'll come together on Zoom to discuss the books as a whole. Register at links below.
Need a copy of the month's book? Call Tallyn's Reach Library at 303.627.3050.
- June 14: "COG" by Greg Van Eekhout - Meet the author on WebEx!
June 28: "The Magic in Changing Your Stars" by Leah Henderson - Meet the author on WebEx!
- July 26: "Book Scavenger" by Jennifer Chambliss Berman - Meet the author on WebEx!
- Aug. 28: "The Dragon with a Chocolate Heart" by Stephanie Burgis - Meet the author on WebEx!

Teens (Grades 6 - 12)


Teen Book Club
Thursdays, 4:30 p.m.,WebEx
A book club by teens and for teens--now online using WebEx! Teens choose which books they want to read, then get to discuss their favorite parts with new friends. Grades 6 - 12.

Teen Book Club


Adults
Bookworms: A Book Club for Nature Enthusiasts
Saturdays, 3 - 4:30 p.m., WebEx
Just like the pages of a book, our natural world is full of wonder! Join us each month as we share stories, explore natural phenomena and discuss our monthly book selection. This book club meets virtually once a month, with occasioanl in-person gathering - so we can discuss while enjoying the beauty of nature firsthand! Free to attend, but registration is required. Register at the links below to receive the virtual meeting invitation.
This book club is a partnership between City of Aurora Naturalist Team, Aurora Public Library & the Sand Creek Regional Greenway Partnership
June: "Braiding Sweetgrass" by Robin Wall Kimmerer
    - In-person: Saturday, June 19, 2 - 4:30 p.m., Morrison Nature Center (Register here)
    - Virtual: Wednesday, June 23, 6 - 7:30 p.m., WebEx (Register here)
- July: "Edge of the Map" by Johanna Garton
    - In-person: Saturday, July 24, 3-4:30 p.m., Morrison Nature Center (Registration coming soon)
    - Virtual: Wednesday, July 28, 6 - 7:30 p.m., WebEx (Registration coming soon)
August: "The Song of Trees" by David George Haskell
    - In-person: Saturday, Aug. 14, 9 - 10:30 a.m., Morrison Nature Center (Registration coming soon)
    - Virtual: Wednesday, Aug. 18, 6 - 7:30 p.m., WebEx (Registration coming soon)

Books at the Bar
Saturdays, 1 p.m.,WebEx
Meet up for lively discussions on popular and contemporary literature. Register online and we'll contact you via e-mail with the title of the next book. Adults.   
June 12 • July 10Aug. 14 Sept. 11 • Oct. 9 • Nov. 13 • Dec. 11

Non-Fiction Book Club
Tuesdays, 1 p.m.,WebEx
Meet new friends and fellow book lovers as we discuss a new non-fiction book each month! Adults.
- June 1: "Every Man a Hero" by Ray Lambert
- July 6: "The American Spirit" by David McCullough

Daytime Booklovers Book Club
Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m., WebEx
Join Daytime Booklover's Book Club for lively discussions on a new title each month. Adults.
- June 16: "Peace Like a River" by Leif Enger
- July 21: "Color of Law" by David Milofsky
 
Horror Corner Book Club
Saturdays, Noon, WebEx
For the Lovecraft of everything King and Koontz, and all things that keep you up at night. Welcome to the Horror Corner Book Club, where we like our Horror with a capital H and our suspense as sharp as a razor. We’ll discuss our love of these topics and a selected book of the month every first Saturday. Let the nightmares begin! Adults.
- June 5: "The Sun Down Motel" by Simone St. James & film "House of 1,000 Corpses" (rated R)
- July 3: "Unbury Carol" by Josh Malerman
 
Short Story Book Club
Saturdays, 3 p.m., WebEx
Short Story Book Club has gone virtual! Support social distancing while still getting to meet and talk with other adults. New members are always welcome! If you previously attended either Mission or Iliff's Short Story Book Clubs, know that this club will be run by both Elizabeth and Kristin as a team, so we hope this will feel familiar and also give you a great opportunity to meet some new friends. Adults.
· June 19 · July 17
 
True Crime Book Club
Saturdays, Noon, WebEx
Love true crime? So do we! Let's get together on ZOOM and talk about it. Once a month, we'll discuss our favorite true crime TV shows, movies and podcasts.
- June 26: "Hell in the Heartland" by Jax Miller
- July 24: "The Girls of Murder City" by Douglas Perry

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