InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed on Mon., July 4, in celebration of Independence Day.
Old Colorado City Library will be closed Sat., July 2 - Wed., July 6 while their floors are refinished.

Penrose Library Book Clubs

Great Books Classics

2nd Thursdays from 6:45 - 9 p.m.

Discussions for adults take place at the Penrose Library in the Aspen Meeting Room. Discussions are open to everyone and registration is not required.

Copies of Short Story Omnibus are available at Penrose Library.

January 14, 2016 - “Sonny’s Blues” by James Baldwin & “The County Where Nobody Ever Grew Old and Died” by William Maxwell

February 11, 2016 - “Argument and Persuasion” by Donald Hall & “The Professor’s Houses” by Ursula K. Le Guin

March 10, 2016 - “Lost in the Funhouse” by John Barth & “Wants” by Grace Paley

April 14, 2016 - Benito Cereno by Herman Melville

May 12, 2016 - “Flies on the Ceiling” by Jaime Hernandez & “Tomorrow and Tomorrow and so Forth” by John Updike

June 9, 2016 - “Cathedral” by Raymond Carver & “A City of Churches” by Donald Barthelme

July 14, 2016 - “The Man from Mars” by Margaret Atwood & “True Love” by Don Shea

August 11, 2016 - Party

September 8, 2016 - “The Pugilist at Rest” by Thom Jones & “Bullet” by Kim Church

October 13, 2016 - “Greasy Lake” by T. Coraghessan Boyle & Palestine (Chapter One) Joe Sacco

November 10, 2016 - “The Baby” by Mary Gordon & “The Doctor” by Ann Hood

December 8, 2016 - “The Collectors” by Rohinton Mistry & “Blind Fish” by Melanie Rae Thon