A general interest book club for all ages and backgrounds at Library 21c. New members welcome and registration is not required. Book selection may change due to availability.
PPLD Book Clubs
Briargate Book Club - General Interest
2nd Wednesdays at 10 a.m.
January 13, 2016 - The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin
February 10, 2016 - One Thousand White Women by Jim Fergus
March 9, 2016 - The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
April 13, 2016 - South of Superior by Ellen Airgood
May 11, 2016 - Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende
June 8, 2016 - Dead Until Dark by Charlaine Harris
July 13, 2016 - The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern
August 10, 2016 - The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
September 14, 2016 - All Pikes Peak Reads 2016 Selection - TBD
October 12, 2016 - Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand by Helen Simonson
November 9, 2016 - Peony in Love by Lisa See
December 14, 2016 - Comfort and Joy by Kristin Hannah
Cheyenne Mountain Fiction Book Club
1st Thursdays at 2 p.m.
The Fiction Book Club meets at Cheyenne Mountain Library and enjoys sharing a variety of authors and books in an open discussion format. The group is open to all and registration is not required.
August 4, 2016 - A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Bachman
September 1, 2016 - Leaving Berlin by Joseph Kanon
October 6, 2016 - Our Souls At Night by Kent Haruf
November 3, 2016 - APPR 2016 Read
December 1, 2016 - Circling the Sun by Paula McClain
January 5, 2017 - Nightingale by Kristen Hannah
February 2, 2017 - Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya
March 2, 2017 - White Ghost Girls by Alice Greenway
April 6, 2017 - Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
May 5, 2017 - Boys in the Boat by Daniel Brown
Falcon Book Club
4th Tuesdays, 6 p.m.
The Falcon Book Club meets every fourth Tuesday at High Prairie Library at 6 p.m. New members are always welcomed and registration is not required.
Great Books Classics
2nd Thursdays from 6:45 - 9 p.m.
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
Manitou Springs Teen Book Club
2nd Thursdays, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Manitou Springs Undercover Book Club
3rd Wednesdays, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
The Undercover Book Club meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month from 4-5 p.m. Fiction and non-fiction books are discussed. Guests and new members are welcome.
The books to be discussed are available at the Manitou Springs Library one month in advance.
3rd Fridays at 10 a.m.
Located at the Monument Library, new members are always welcome and registration is not required.
May 20, 2016 - Falling Angels by Tracy Chevalier
June 17, 2016 - Deadly Currents by Beth Groundwater
July 15, 2016 - Me Before You by JoJo Moyes
August 19, 2016 - Just Like Us: The True Story of Four Mexican Girls Coming of Age in America by Helen Thorpe
September 16, 2016 - All Pikes Peak Reads selection
October 21, 2016 - The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
Mystery Book Club
3rd Wednesdays at 2 p.m.
Located at the Cheyenne Mountain Library, the Mystery Book Club enjoys sharing a variety of favorite mystery authors and books in an open discussion format. The group is open to everyone and registration is not required.
August 17, 2016 - Summer Favorite!
September 21, 2016 - Local Author: Bert Entwistle
October 19, 2016 - Journalists/Newspaper Mystery
November 16, 2016 - Husband & Wife Mystery
December 21, 2016 - Royal Mystery: Kings, dukes, earls...
January 18, 2017 - Travel Mystery
February 15, 2017 - Unusual Pet Mystery: No cats or dogs!
March 15, 2017 - Political Mystery
April 19, 2017 - Native American Mystery
May 18, 2016 - Southwestern Mystery
May 17, 2017 - Environmental/Gardening Mystery
Mystery Lovers Book Group at Library 21c
3rd Thursdays at 7 p.m. in room B2
A book group for mystery lovers. All ages are welcome. A wide variety of mysteries will be provided. Registration is not required.
Old Colorado City Book Group
4th Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. (except for November and December, which is 3rd Thursdays)
Located at the Old Colorado City Library, everyone is welcome to this book group and encouraged to bring a lunch.
January 28, 2016 - The Big Burn by Timothy Egan
February 25, 2016 - The Dog Stars by Peter Heller
March 24, 2016 - Bark: Stories by Lorrie Moore
April 28, 2016 - Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
May 26, 2016 - The Farm by Tom Rob Smith
June 23, 2016 - The Woman Upstairs by Claire Messud
July 28, 2016 - The Girl with Seven Names by Hyeonseo Lee
August 25, 2016 - The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende
September 22, 2016 - All Pikes Peak Reads 2016 (TBA)
October 27, 2016 - Spider Woman’s Daughter by Anne Hillerman
November 17, 2016 - The Aviator’s Wife by Melanie Benjamin
December 15, 2016 - Claire of the Sea Light by Edwidge Danticat
Palmer Lake Book Group
1st Fridays at 9 a.m.
The Palmer Lake Book Group meets at the Palmer Lake Library and welcomes new members.
Rockrimmon Mostly Fiction Book Club
1st Tuesdays from 1 - 3 p.m.
The Rockrimmon Mostly Fiction Book Club meets at the Rockrimmon Library. New members welcome and registration is not required.
Sand Creek Book Club
Last Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.
The Sand Creek Book Club meets the last Thursday of every month at 10:30 a.m. in the Sand Creek Library. The Sand Creek Group always welcomes new members.
Ute Pass Novel Characters
1st Fridays from 4:00 - 5:45 p.m.
This book club is for teens and tweens and meets at the Ute Pass Library.
World Traveler Book Club
3rd Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m.
If you’re interested in other cultures and countries, this book club is for you. We will be exploring a multitude of places through the written word. Located at the East Library, everyone is welcome and registration is not required.
Book selections are subject to change based on availability.
January 20, 2016 – Haiti – Claire of the Sea Light by Edwidge Danicat
February 17, 2016 – South America – Bel Canto by Anne Patchett
March 16, 2016 – Nigeria – Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichi
April 20, 2016 – Sweden – Astrid & Veronika by Linda Olsson
May 18, 2016 – Burma – The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan Philipp Sendker
June 15, 2016 – North Korea – Without You, There is No Us by Suki Kim
July 20, 2016 – Belgium – Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan
August 17, 2016 – Hawaii – Moloka'i by Alan Brennert
September 21, 2016 – France – The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
October 19, 2016 – Russia – The Tsar of Love and Techno: Stories by Anthony Marra
November 16, 2016 – Kenya – Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
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