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Book Club

Our Schedule is Booked!Your Temple Public Library offers a variety of book clubs to meet your reading needs. From the classics to podcasts, we are here to keep you engaged and reading (or listening). 

The Great Books Club 

The Great Books Club meets on the 2nd and 4th Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the Archive Room on the 2nd floor of the Library. Great Books focuses on short readings by historians and philosophers of Western civilization. Copies of the stories are provided to members. For more information, contact Matt Gaines (mgaines@templetx.gov).
  • January 10: "Thyestes" by Seneca
The Second Look Book Club 
Join us every 1st Monday as we read books that were best-sellers when first released. These books were so good, they are worth a second look. For more information, contact Matt Gaines (mgaines@templetx.gov).
  • January 3: "The Meursault Investigation" by Kanel Daoud
The Short Story Book Club 
The Short Story Book Club meets on the 3rd Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the Archive Room on the 2nd floor of the Library.  The club reads short story selections by well-known authors. Copies of the stories are provided to members. For more information, contact Matt Gaines (mgaines@templetx.gov).
  • January 17: Cancelled Due To Holiday 
Traveling Tea
While not a book club in the conventional sense, our traveling tea club is a free, monthly tea subscription box with tea, books, snacks, and information on the location/theme of the month. Instructions for pickup will be emailed to you after your register. For more information, contact Jerica Glover (jglover@templetx.gov). To sign up for our next round of Traveling Tea, please visit bit.ly/TPLTeaClub
  • January pick up dates: January 6 - 9
All meetings are open to anyone who would like to come and discuss the current selection. The Library may not be able to supply copies for all attendees, but please use the contact information listed above to find out more information about obtaining a copy.

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