All PPLD Book Clubs

Carnelian Coffee Book Club

2428 West Colorado Avenue

Please contact jpaisley@ppld.org to determine if the meeting is in-person at the Library or virtual.

Meeting Date/Time

1st Sundays at 1 p.m. (excluding holiday weekends)

Schedule

September 12, 2021 - Foundation #1 by Isaac Asimov

October 3, 2021 - Hidden Valley Road by Robert Kolker

November 7, 2021 - Nordic Noir, one of three selections by Ragnar Jonasson

December 5, 2021 - Greenlights by Matthew McConaughey

Contact
Joe Paisley - jpaisley@ppld.org

Cheyenne Mountain Fiction Book Club

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.

Meeting Date/Time

1st Thursdays at 2 p.m.

Schedule

June 3, 2021 - The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

July 1, 2021 - Gods of Jade and Shadow by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

August 5, 2021 - The Ghost Bride by Yangsze Choo

September 2, 2021 - Hidden Valley Road by Robert Kolker - All Pikes Peak Reads

October 7, 2021 - Finna by Nate Marshall (poetry) - All Pikes Peak Reads AND/OR The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

November 4, 2021 - The Whip by Karen Kandazian

December 2, 2021 - Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

January 6, 2022 - Winter Garden by Kristen Hannah

February 3, 2022 - The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
Contact
Call (719) 531-6333, x6091 for more information.
Genres

Cheyenne Mountain Mystery Book Club

Members read own selections based on that month’s topic. Please contact czimmer@ppld.org to determine if the meeting is in-person at the Library or virtual.

Meeting Date/Time

3rd Wednesdays at 2 p.m.

Schedule

May 19, 2021 - Between the Wars Mystery (takes place between 1919-1933)

June 16, 2021 - Continental Europe Mystery

July 14, 2021 - Library or Bookstore Mystery - booklist

August 18, 2021 - Beach Mystery - booklist

September 15, 2021 - Historical Mystery

October 20, 2021 - Made into a Movie or TV Show Mystery - booklist

November 17, 2021 - International Mystery 

December 15, 2021 - Holiday mystery

Contact
Call (719) 531-6333, x6091 for more information.
Genres

Falcon Book Club

Meets at Meridian Ranch Recreation Center
10301 Angeles Rd, Peyton, CO 80831

Meeting Date/Time

4th Tuesdays, 6 p.m. (except holiday season)

Schedule

September 28, 2021 - Driving Miss Norma by Tim Bauerschmidt and Ramie Liddle

October 26, 2021 - Rainbow's End by Lauren St. John

December 7, 2021 - Anxious People by Fredrik Backman

January 25, 2022 - The Deep, Deep Snow by Brian Freeman

February 22, 2022 - The Lost and Found Bookshop by Susan Wiggs

Contact
Please email Karen Wood at krwoodco@msn.com for more information.

Fountain Library Book Club

Each month we'll read a book from a different genre to expand our literary minds! For more information call (719) 531-6333, x6084.

Monumental Bookworms

Please contact mmoore@ppld.org to determine if the meeting is in-person at the Library or virtual.

Meeting Date/Time

2nd Tuesdays 7 - 8:30 p.m.

Schedule

June 8, 2021 - The Giver of Stars by JoJo Moyes

July 13, 2021 - Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward

August 10, 2021 - Anxious People by Fredrik Backman

September 14, 2021 - Afterlife by Julia Alvarez

October 12, 2021 - Say Nothing by Patrick Radden Keefe

November 9, 2021 - Chances Are... by Richard Russo

December 14, 2021 - The Ringmaster's Wife by Kristy Cambron

Genres

Monumental Readers

Please contact mmoore@ppld.org to determine if the meeting is in-person at the Library or virtual.

Meeting Date/Time

3rd Fridays at 10 a.m.

Schedule

June 18, 2021 - Caste: The Origins of Our Discontent by Isabel Wilkerson

July 16, 2021 - Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

August 20, 2021 - Booked to Die by John Dunning

September 17, 2021 - In the Sanctuary of Outcasts: A Memoir by Neil White

October 15, 2021 - The Confessions of Frannie Langton by Sara Collins

November 19, 2021 - The Lost and Found Bookshop by Susan Wiggs

December 17, 2021 - TBD

Contact
Call (719) 531-6333 for more information.

Mystery Lovers Book Group at Library 21c

A book group for mystery lovers. All ages are welcome. A wide variety of mysteries will be provided. Registration is not required.
Please contact bkeiser@ppld.org to determine if the meeting is in-person at the Library or virtual.

Meeting Date/Time

3rd Thursdays at 6 p.m. (except for December, which is 2rd Thursday)

Schedule

January 21, 2021 - Land of Wolves by Craig Johnson

February 18, 2021 - Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty

March 18, 2021 - The Witch Elm by Tana French

April 15, 2021 - Night Moves by Jonathan Kellerman

May 20, 2021 - The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware

June 17, 2021 - Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger

July 15, 2021 - Robicheaux by James Lee Burke

August 19, 2021 - The Wrong Side of Goodbye by Michael Connelly

September 16, 2021 - The Better Sister by Alafair Burke

October 21, 2021 - Before the Fall by Noah Hawley

November 18, 2021 - Criss Cross by James Patterson

December 9, 2021 (Note: 2nd Thursday) –A celebration of books

January 20, 2022 - Pieces of Her by Karin Slaughter

Contact
Barb Keiser at 531-6333, x6704
Genres

Old Colorado City Book Group

Please contact drasmussen@ppld.org to determine if the meeting is in-person at the Library or virtual.

Meeting Date/Time

4th Thursdays at 11:30 a.m. (except for November and December, which is 3rd Thursdays)

Schedule

August 26, 2021 - The Paris Library by Janet Skeslien Charles

September 23, 2021 - Hidden Valley Road by Robert Kolker - All Pikes Peak Reads

October 28, 2021 - The Midnight Library by Matt Haig

November 18, 2021 - Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate

December 16, 2021 - 84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff

January 27, 2022 - The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah

February 24, 2022 - Circling the Sun by Paula McLain

March 24, 2022 - The Silent Land by Graham Joyce

April 28, 2022 - The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid by Bill Bryson

May 26, 2022 - The Last Story of Mina Lee by Nancy Jooyoun Kim

June 23, 2022 - 28 Summers by Elin Hilderbrand

Palmer Lake Book Group

Club meets at Tri-Lakes Senior Citizen Center, 1300 Higby Road, Monument CO 80132 until the Library re-opens.

Meeting Date/Time

1st Fridays at 9 a.m.

Contact
Please call (719) 531-6333, x6096 for information.

Rockrimmon Mostly Fiction Book Group

Please contact smiller@ppld.org to determine if the meeting is in-person at the Library or virtual.

Meeting Date/Time

1st Tuesdays from 1 - 2 p.m.

Schedule

January 5, 2021 - To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

February 2, 2021 - Winter Garden by Kristin Hannah

March 2, 2021 - A Woman of No Importance by Sonia Purnell

April 6, 2021 - The Girl with the Louding Voice by Abi Daré

May 4, 2021 - Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

June 1, 2021 - My Ántonia by Willa Cather

July 6, 2021 - American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins

August 3, 2021 - Reader’s Choice of Colorado Springs History/Non-Fiction

September 7, 2021 - The Girl With Seven Names by Hyeonseo Lee

October 5, 2021 - Sunflower Sisters by Martha Hall Kelly

November 2, 2021 - Hidden Valley Road by Robert Kolker - All Pikes Peak Reads

December 7, 2021 - My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry by Frederik Backman

Genres

Sand Creek Book Club

Please contact smarin@ppld.org to determine if the meeting is in-person at the Library or virtual.

Meeting Date/Time

Last Thursdays at 10 a.m.

Schedule

March 25, 2021 - A Woman is No Man by Etaf Rum

April 29, 2021 - Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout

May 27, 2021 - The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See

June 24, 2021 - Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

July 29, 2021 - Faking It by Jennifer Crusie

August 26, 2021 - Gold! Madness, Murder, and Mayhem... by Ian Paul Neligh

September 30, 2021 - I Was Anastasia by Ariel Lawhon

October 28, 2021 - Hidden Valley Road by Robert Kolker - All Pikes Peak Reads

November 18, 2021 - Atonement by Ian McEwan

December 30, 2021 - Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya

Ute Pass BYO Book Club

Ute Pass Library
8010 Severy Road
Cascade, CO 80809

Patrons will read whatever titles they like from a random genre or category each month and discuss their selection at each meeting. Please contact kswengel@ppld.org for details.

Meeting Date/Time
Saturdays at Noon (excluding holiday weekends)
Schedule
November 27, 2021
January 29, 2022
February 26, 2022
March 26, 2022
April 23, 2022
Contact
Karin Swengel - kswengel@ppld.org