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Neighborhood libraries in the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island host regular book discussion groups led by trained facilitators. The groups are open to anyone who loves to read and discuss books. Locations and dates (most groups meet monthly) are listed here. Please call the individual library to verify this information. Pre-registration is required for most groups.

Bronx

Bronx Library Center

Meets the last Wednesday of each month at 10:30 AM
Tertulia Literaria meets last Monday of each month at 6 PM / Participar en una Tertulia Literaria lunes a las 6 PM

Kingsbridge

Meets Wednesdays at 6 PM

Morris Park

Meets on selected dates at 11 AM​

Parkchester

Meets Tuesday evenings once per month at 6:00 PM

Pelham Bay

Meets on third the Thursday of every month at 1 PM​​

Pelham Parkway-Van Nest

Meets Mondays at 12 PM​

Riverdale

Meets Wednesdays at 1 PM

Spuyten Duyvil

Meets Tuesdays at 1 PM​

Tremont

Meets Tuesdays at 6 PM

Woodlawn Heights

Meets the second Tuesday of the month at 6 PM

Westchester Square

Meets Saturdays at 10:30 AM

Manhattan

58th Street

Meets the second Wednesday of every month at 5:30 PM​

67th Street

Meets Tuesdays at 5:30 PM

96th Street

Meets the first Thursday of each month from 6 PM from September through June

Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library

Meets Wednesdays at 5:30 PM

Bloomingdale

Meets Thursdays at 5:45 PM

Columbus

Meets Wednesdays at 5:30 PM

Countee Cullen

Meets on the third Wednesday of the month at 6 PM

Epiphany

Meets Tuesdays at 3 PM

Fort Washington

Meets on the first Saturday of the month at 11 AM

Grand Central

Meets the third Tuesday of every month at 5:30 PM 

Hamilton Grange

Meets Mondays at 5 PM

Hudson Park

Meets Saturdays at 10:30 AM​

Inwood

Meets Wednesdays at 6 PM

Jefferson Market

Meets Thursdays at 4:30 PM

Kips Bay

Meets Saturdays at 10:30 AM

Morningside Heights

Meets the second Thursday of each month at 5:30 PM

Muhlenberg

Meets the first Thursday of the month at 5:15 PM

Riverside

Meets the first Wednesday of the month at 3:30 PM

Roosevelt Island

Meets the third Thursday of the month at 6:30 PM

St. Agnes

Meets the last Monday of the month at 4:30 PM

Seward Park

Meets every third Thursday of the month at 2 PM​

Webster

Meets Thursdays at 6 PM

Yorkville

Meets every third Monday of the month at 1:30 PM​

2017

2018: January — Family Life by Akhil Sharma | February — All the Kings Men by Robert Penn Warren | March — Before the Fall by Noah Hawley | April — The Association of Small Bombs by Karan Mahajan | May — The Valley of Amazement by Amy Tan | June — When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi | July — Where'd You Go Bernadette by Maria Semple | August — The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck | September — Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann | October — The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead | November — My Antonia by Willa Cather | December — The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney

Staten Island

Great Kills

Meets on the first Saturday of the month at 11 AM

New Dorp

Meets Fridays at 2:30 PM
Spanish "Grupo de Lectura y Discusión" meets Mondays at 4:30 PM

Port Richmond

Meets the last Thursday of the month at 4 PM

St. George Library Center

Meets Saturdays at 10:30 AM

South Beach

Meets Wednesdays at 11 AM and 6 PM