Delray Beach Public Library


Mon - Wed: 9AM - 8PM
Thu - Sat: 9AM - 5PM
Sun: 1PM - 5PM (SEPT-MAY)

The Beach Clean Up scheduled for Saturday September 24 has been postponed until further notice.

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Bookish Events

Bookish Events

Monday Afternoon Book Group

Stay connected and engaged with other avid readers at our Monday Afternoon Book Group.  We read and discuss a variety of current and popular fiction. Participants are asked to supply their own reading copies. We meet at 1 pm on the 4th Monday of the month in the Delray Beach Public Library meeting rooms. 

May 23: Interior Chinatown by Charles Yu (2020 National Book Award)

June 27: Afterlife by Julia Alvarez


August 22: Hitting a Straight Lick with a Crooked Stick: Stories from the Harlem Renaissance by Zora Neale Hurston

September 26: Bewilderment by Richard Power (Nominee for National book award 2021 | short list for Mann booker prize 2021)

October 24: The Book of Lost Names by Kristin Harmel

November 28: Of Women and Salt by Gabriela Garcia

December: NO MEETING

Free; Registration required.

Tuesday Book Group

Meets at 6 pm the 2nd Tuesday of the Month in the Small Meeting Room on the first floor of the Library. Registration is required for social distancing. Participants are asked to supply their own reading copy of the book.

June 14: Unsettled Ground by Claire Fuller

July 12: The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah

August 9: A Woman Is No Man by Etan Rum

September 13: The Fugitives by Jamal Mahjoub

October 11: The Promise by Damon Galgut

November 15: How The One-armed Sister Sweeps Her House by Cherie Jones *Note: Third Tuesday

December 13: The Discreet Hero by Mario Vargas Llosa

Free; Registration required.

BYOB Book Club

Explore what people are reading and learn about different books at the Bring Your Own Book Club. We meet at 9:45 am on the 3rd Thursday of the month in the Delray Beach Public Library meeting rooms. Bring the book you are currently reading or have read most recently to discuss. Optional: Feel free to bring a coffee and/or breakfast treat for yourself or to share, if you wish.

Free; Registration required.