Are you working on a novel? How about a play or a short story? This club reads classic and contemporary novels in a range of genres, and each month’s discussion includes support and advice to help members with their own writing. Search the group on Facebook to join.
Most CPL branches host monthly clubs, so you’re sure to find something to fit your schedule. Go to calgarylibrary.ca for the full club list and phone the branch for upcoming titles.
Calgary’s oldest book club, the Women’s Literary Club celebrated its 111th anniversary last month. The club chooses a different literary theme every year, and during their weekly meetings members or guest speakers give 30-minute presentations on that subject. This year’s theme is “Favourite Authors.” Go to calgarywomensliteraryclub.com for more information.
Adults and teens can drop in every month at Chapters Chinook, which hosts clubs that read a variety of genres. Past books include Neil Gaiman’s American Gods and Louis Sachar’s Holes. Call the store at 403-212-0090 to find out what’s coming up.
With monthly literary and mystery clubs for adults and two kids’ clubs, this popular bookstore has you covered no matter your age or tastes. To find out what each club is reading visit owlsnestbooks.com.