There are three regular book groups that meet at the library:
(Really Good!) Book Discussion Group meets the first Thursday evening of the month (October through June), usually at 7PM.
May 3 - The Circle by Dave Eggers
June 14 - The Wright Brothers by David McCullough
Great Books Discussion Group meets on the third Thursday morning of the month usually at 10AM in the Meeting Room. The group discusses works of literature that have been synopsized by the Great Books Foundation. A book containing the synopsized versions is available for purchase at the Circulation Desk.
May 17 - The Simple Heart by Gustav Flaubert
June 21 - Common Sense by Thomas Paine
July 19 - Hamlet by Shakespeare
Next Chapter Book Club meets the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. It is a book club for adults with developmental disabilities. Participation is free and open both to residents of Springfield as well as to people who reside in other communities. People interested in participating will need to come to the library in advance of the first meeting in order to preregister.