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Book Groups

Community Book Groups

Are you involved in a community book group? If so, your group is invited to take advantage of the titles in our Book Group Service Collection. The Collection includes multiple copies of select book titles which our Library book groups have used.

Browse titles for community book groups

Branch Book Groups

Join us for fun and fellowship as we discuss plots, characters, and styles in various books. Each book group selects a book, and registration is usually required, so we suggest customers call their branch to reserve their spot, and check out the upcoming titles.

Antioch

Vital Conversations Book Group
2nd Wednesday at 1:00 p.m.
Bookaholics
3rd Tuesday at 11:00 a.m.
Mystery Book Group
4th Monday at 7:00 p.m.

Blue Ridge

The Who Dunnits Book Group
2nd Thursday at 10:00 a.m.
The Usual Suspects Book Group
2nd Monday at 7:00 p.m.

Blue Springs North

Adult Book Group
1st Thursday at 7:00 p.m.

Blue Springs South

Adult Book Group 
2nd Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. 
Inspirational Book Group 
3rd Thursday at 1:00 p.m.

Boardwalk

Reality Bites Book Group
1st Monday at 10:30 a.m.
Just Enough Time Book Group
2nd Monday at 7:00 p.m.
Kid's Read
3rd Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.
Book Addicts (Teen)
3rd Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.
Eclectic Reader Book Group
3rd Friday at 2:30 p.m.
World in a Book Group
Days/times vary - contact branch for details

Buckner

Adult Book Group*
4th Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. 

*Buckner’s Adult Book Group will continue to meet at 1:00 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of the month at the Rockin’ B Mercantile (26911 E US Hwy. 24, Buckner, MO).

Camden Point

Adult Book Group
3rd Monday at 7:00 p.m.

Claycomo

Adult Book Group
3rd Wednesday at 1:00 p.m.

Colbern Road

Happy Bookers
1st Wednesday at 2:00 p.m.
Kaffe Klatch
1st Thursday at 10.30 a.m.
Chapter Chat
1st Thursday at 2:00 p.m.
It's a Hardback Life
2nd Tuesday at 2:00 p.m.
As the Page Turns
2nd Wednesday at 2:00 p.m.
Graphic Novel Book Group (ages 8-11)
3rd Thursday at 4:30 p.m.
American Girl Book Group (ages 8-12)
4th Monday at 7:00 p.m. (Sept.-April)
Book and Brew Book Group
4th Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.

Dearborn

Adult Book Group
2nd Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. 

Edgerton

Adult Book Group
1st Thursday at 7:00 p.m.

Excelsior Springs

Adult Book Group
4th Tuesday at 2:00 p.m.

Grain Valley

Adult Book Group
1st Monday at 6:30 p.m.
Stranger Read Book Group
1st Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.

Grandview

Tween Book Group #Readingiscool!
1st Tuesday at 5.30 p.m.
Adult Book Group
3rd Tuesday at 2:00 p.m.

Kearney

Adult Book Group
1st Friday at 11:00 a.m.

Lee's Summit

From Beginning to End Book Group
1st Thursday at 2:00 p.m.                
Yesterday's Book Group
2nd Wednesday at 3:00 p.m.
Mystery Loves Company
3rd Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.

Liberty

Thursday Evening Adult Book Group
1st Thursday at 6:30 p.m.
Starlight Adult Book Group
2nd Monday at 7:00 p.m.
Sunshine Adult Book Group
2nd Tuesday at 2:00 p.m.

Lone Jack

Adult Book Group
3rd Wednesday at 2:00 p.m.
Teen Book Group
3rd Wednesday at 4:00 p.m.

North Independence

Lit Alliance Book Group
1st Thursday at 7:00 p.m.
Fiction Addiction Adult Book Group
2nd Tuesday at 2:00 p.m.
The Book Stops Here/Presidential Book Group (hosted by Doug Richardson, Chief of Interpretation at the Harry S Truman National Historic Site)
2nd Thursday at 2:00 p.m.
Stranger Than Fiction
3rd Monday at 7:00 p.m.
Kids Read Book Group
3rd Friday at 2:00 p.m.
Get a Clue Adult Book Group
4th Monday 7:00 p.m.
 

North Oak

Monday Random Readers
2nd Monday at 2:00 p.m.
A Novel Idea Book Group
3rd Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.

Oak Grove

Adult Book Group
3rd Monday at 7:00 p.m.

Parkville

Book Tasters Book Group
1st Thursday at 7:00 p.m.
Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Group
3rd Thursday at 7:00 p.m.
Random Readers Book Group
4th Tuesday at 1:30 p.m.

Platte City

Friday Morning Book Group
1st Friday at 10:00 a.m.

Raytown

Adult Book Group*
3rd Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.
Adult Book Group*
3rd Thursday at 2:00 p.m.

*During renovations, the book groups will be meeting at the South Independence Branch.

Red Bridge

Best Sellers Adult Book Group*
1st Saturday at 11:00 a.m.
R&R Book Group(both groups have the same book)
4th Wednesday at 2:00 p.m.
4th Thursday at 7:00 p.m.
KidLit: Genre Explorers*
3rd Thursday at 4:00 p.m.

*During renovations the book groups will be meeting at Crows Coffee (535 E. Red Bridge Rd., Kansas City, MO).

Riverside

Adult Book Group
2nd Tuesday at 10:00 a.m.

Smithville

Adult Book Group
1st Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

South Independence

First Tuesdays Book Group
1st Tuesday at 2:00 p.m.
Historical Works Book Group
3rd Tuesday at 2:00 p.m.
Modern Classics Book Group
3rd Thursday at 7:00 p.m.
Mystery Mondays
4th Monday at 2:00 p.m.

Woodneath Library Center

Blue Ribbon Adult Book Group
4th Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.
NovelTea and Coffee Too!
Days/times vary — contact the branch for details.

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