Book Clubs


The Anderson County Library has book clubs meeting monthly at the Main, Powdersville, Pendleton, Lander Memorial in Williamston, and Belton branches. New members are always welcome.

Interested in organizing your own book club? Check out our Book Club Services.

 

Jan 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Main Library
It’s an in-depth exploration of the writings of Anderson native Guy Davenport (1927-2005). Each meeting focuses on essays and writings from The Guy Davenport Reader. This meeting, we’re talking about “Robot.”
Jan 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Main Library
Want to join a book club, but can’t make it in the evening? The Brown Bag Book Club meets every 4th Wednesday at noon to discuss new and popular books. Bring your lunch and chat[...]
Jan 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Pendleton Branch
January’s book discussion will be on The Radium Girls by Kate Moore.
Feb 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Powdersville Branch
Join us for a discussion of the Books & Community Celebration pick, Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates.  The National Book Award-winning title is a series of essays, written as a letter to his son,[...]
Feb 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Lander Memorial Branch
February’s meeting will be on Paris for One & Other Stories by JoJo Moyes.
Feb 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Belton Branch
February’s book discussion will be on The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls.
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Belton Branch
Join us for a discussion of the Books & Community Celebration pick, Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates.  The National Book Award-winning title is a series of essays, written as a letter to his son,[...]
Feb 21 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Carolina Bauernhaus Ales
Join us for a discussion of the Books & Community Celebration pick, Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates.  The National Book Award-winning title is a series of essays, written as a letter to his son,[...]
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Pendleton Branch
Join us for a discussion of the Books & Community Celebration pick, Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates.  The National Book Award-winning title is a series of essays, written as a letter to his son,[...]
Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Main Library
Join us for a discussion of the Books & Community Celebration pick, Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates.  The National Book Award-winning title is a series of essays, written as a letter to his son,[...]
Mar 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Powdersville Branch
March’s discussion will be of Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate.
Mar 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Lander Memorial Branch
March’s meeting will be on Treachery at Lancaster Gate by Anne Perry.
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Belton Branch
March’s book discussion will be on Necessary Lies by Diane Chamberlain.
Mar 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Pendleton Branch
March’s book discussion will be on One Amazing Thing by Chitra Divakaruni.
Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Main Library
Want to join a book club, but can’t make it in the evening? The Brown Bag Book Club meets every 4th Wednesday at noon to discuss new and popular books. Bring your lunch and chat[...]
Apr 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Belton Branch
April’s book discussion will be in “Fruit Basket” style where every brings some of their favorite reads from the year so far so we can all get new recommendations.
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Powdersville Branch
April’s discussion will be of Dragon Teeth by Michael Crichton.
Apr 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Lander Memorial Branch
April’s meeting will be on Mississippi Writings by Mark Twain.
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Pendleton Branch
April’s book discussion will be on Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly.
May 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Belton Branch
May’s book discussion will be on The Summer Girls by Mary Alice Monroe. Mary Alice Monroe will be at the Anderson County Library on Sunday, June 3rd so it’s a perfect time to get introduced to her[...]
May 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Powdersville Branch
May’s discussion will be of Two by Two by Nicolas Sparks.
May 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Lander Memorial Branch
May’s meeting will be on The Baker’s Secret by Stephan P. Kiernan.
May 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Pendleton Branch
May’s book discussion will be on A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles.
Jun 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Belton Branch
June’s book discussion will be on Down River by John Hart.
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Powdersville Branch
June’s discussion will be of Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz.
Jun 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Lander Memorial Branch
June’s meeting will be on The Last Song by Nicolas Sparks.