Summer Schedule (July 1st – September 1st)
Main Branch – Closed on Sundays; Hills & Fells Branches – Closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and Mondays

Book Groups for Adults


Engage in lively discussions, share insights, and forge new friendships as we explore captivating stories together! Whether you are interested in thrilling science fiction, heartwarming classics, or some thought-provoking non-fiction, we have a book club tailored just for you.

New members are always welcome to join! Book group meetings are posted on the program calendar.

Copies of all titles are available at the Information Desk on the second floor.

No meetings June – August 2024.

Join Wellesley High School librarian, Sara Jauniskis, to discuss popular YA books. This book club is for parents/guardians of high school-aged students attending any high school. Meetings take place at the Main Library. Contact Sara Jauniskis to join or to request more information!

Join our Science Fiction Book Group! Dive into thrilling adventures, explore futuristic worlds, and discuss mind-bending ideas with fellow sci-fi enthusiasts. Whether you’re a die-hard fan or new to the genre, our group welcomes everyone.

July 2024 Title: The Road to Roswell by Connie Willis

Tuesday, July 16
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
In Person: #102, Green Room


book cover of the road to roswell

The Friday Morning Book Group typically meets in person on the third Friday of the month at 10:00 AM in the Arnold Room (2nd floor of the Main Library). The monthly discussion titles range from historical fiction, memoirs, classics and contemporary fiction. For more information, contact the Information Services Department.

July 2024 Title: The Matchmaker’s Gift by Lynda Cohen Loigman

Friday, July 19
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
In-Person: Arnold Room


book cover of the matchmakers gift

Join us in person to give a “thumbs up” or a “thumbs down” to your recent reads or watches and come away with a list of recommended titles! For more information about this lively book chat, contact Deb Yong.

July 2024 Meeting:

Tuesday, July 16
1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
In-Person: Wakelin Room


live book chat sign

August 2024 Meeting:

Monday, August 12
1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
In-Person: Wakelin Room