Community Book Club

The Community Book Club meets September - May at the Jacksonville Public Library.  All meetings are at 7:00 PM on Thursday evenings.  Below is the complete list of books for 2019 -- 2020.

Books for 2019 -- 2020:

September 26: The Mothers by Brit Bennett (2016)

October 24: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin (2014)

November 21: The Library Book by Susan Orlean (2018)

January 30: The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish (2017)

February 27: The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead (2019)

March 26: Educated by Tara Westover (2018)

April 30: Adjustment Day by Chuck Palahniuk (2018)

May 28: Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxanne Gay (2017)

Senior Book Club

The Jacksonville Area Senior Center Book Club will meet at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 16 at the Community Park Building (1309 S. Main St.). Diane Hollendonner from the Jacksonville Public Library will lead the discussion on "Apollo 11--Man on the Moon" to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing. Participants are invited to bring an item or story to share.