Library Book Clubs

4th Thursday Book Club

Fourth Thursday Book ClubBook discussion, opinion-sharing, refreshments, and lots of fun! The 4th Thursday of the Month Book Club meets on the fourth Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm upstairs in the library's community room. It is open to young adult and up in age and new members are always welcome.

The 2024 schedule for the upcoming months is as follows:

  • January 25: One Book Belgrade selection
  • February 22: The Reason I Jump by Naoko Higashida
  • March 28: The Memory of an Elephant by Alex Lasker
  • April 25: The Five Wishes of Mr. Murray McBride by Joe Siple
  • May 23: The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri
  • June 27: The Kitchen Front by Jennifer Ryan
  • July 25: Packing for Mars by Mary Roach
  • August 22: Plainsong by Kent Haruf
  • September 26: The Midnight Library by Matt Haig
  • October 24: Demon Copperhead by Barbara Kingsolver
  • No book club in November and December.

Montana Association for the Blind (MAB) Bozeman Chapter BookMAB-200x170

The Montana Association for the Blind (Bozeman Chapter) welcomes sighted, visually impaired, and blind adults to a monthly Book. Everyone is welcome!

Scheduled for the fourth of the month Monday in 2024 from 1-3PM (unless otherwise noted). Each month has a theme and discussions emphasize connections between literature and like experiences in our personal lives and understanding societal context at different times in history. Light refreshments are provided. RSVP not required, and participants do not need to be members of the association to attend. For questions, please contact Lori Parker at 828-421-4838.

2024 Schedule:

  • Jan 22: Science fiction: Ender's Game and/or Ender's Shadow by Orson Scott Card; Location: at the library
  • Feb 26: Romance book of your choice; via Zoom only
  • Mar 25: Theme TBD; at the library
  • Apr 22: Theme TBD, via Zoom only
  • May 20: Theme TBD; at the library

Discussion Leader Biography

Lori Parker is the Vice President of the Montana Association for the Blind (Bozeman Chapter), a Braille instructor, a virtual personal assistant, and a jewelry designer. Lori read 300+ books per year before becoming a mother; now she's down to around 100. She lives in Belgrade with her son, Samwise, who loves to curl up with his mama and read.

Participants in this book club are responsible for getting their own copies of the books. Ask at the Public Services Desk if you need assistance!