Book Groups

Book group meeting

The Kansas City Public Library features book groups on a regular basis.

Book discussion groups meet according to a regular schedule, unless otherwise noted.

Book Bags

Check out the list of books available to be discussed in our book groups. Request a book bag from our Readers Services staff today!

Outside Book Groups

FYI Book Group

Dates, times, and locations vary

Central Library

Downtowners

Third Wednesdays at Noon

Silver & Gold Readers

4th Thursdays at 2 p.m.

Lucile H. Bluford Branch

Black Classics

Last Saturdays at 2:30 pm

North-East Branch

North-East Book Group

First Sundays at 2 pm

Plaza Branch

Great Books KC

Last Fridays at 7 pm

Friends of the Library

Fourth Mondays at 7:00 pm

Readers for Social Justice

Second Wednesdays at 7 pm

Queer Voices Book Group

Third Tuesdays at 6 pm

Barista's Book Group

Third Wednesdays at 7 pm

Southeast Branch

Southeast Literary Lions

Fourth Thursdays every other month at 10:30am

Sugar Creek Branch

After Lunch

Second Thursdays at 3 pm

Trails West Branch

Trailblazers

Third Saturdays at 2 pm

Waldo Branch

Books and Brews

Third Thursdays at 6 pm

Literature in Translation

Every Fourth Thursday at 6:30 pm