Books for Book Club
1. Book Club Kits (ILL): Request a kit through interlibrary loan.
2. Monarch Library Catalog: Request single or multiple copies from the Monarch Library System. Choose from regular print, large print, audiobook, and electronic formats.
3. Monarch Library Catalog Book Club Kits: Request a kit from a member library.
NOTE: ILL kits and multi-copy requests must be made with library staff.
Book Club Resources
Facilitator Help: I Love Libraries
Title Lists: NoveList
Library Book Clubs
West Bend Library hosts a variety of book clubs that are open to the public. A few of the clubs are currently full, but we will take names for wait lists. Please contact Susan for questions: firstname.lastname@example.org or 262.335.5151 x5258.
Once Upon a Crime Book Club
This book club meets the second Wednesday of each month at 3pm to discuss a variety of mystery novels.
Books and Beers Book Club
This book club is for those who have a love of food, drink, and literature. They meet the second Wednesday of each month from 6:00-7:00 pm. There is an option of going out afterwards with the group for dinner or a drink.
Clue Mystery Book Club
This book club meets the second Tuesday of each month at 5:30pm to discuss a variety of mystery novels.
Thursday Book Club
This book club meets the third Thursday of each month at 10am. They read a variety of titles both fiction and nonfiction.
Readventurers Book Club
This book club meets the third Thursday of each month at 6:30pm. They read a variety of literary fiction and nonfiction titles.
Books on Tap Book Club
This book club meets the fourth Monday of every month at various pubs in West Bend at 6:30 pm. The idea is to share a fun discussion of books and enjoy a beverage of your choice (soda, water, wine, beer, coffee, etc.)
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