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

January 9, 2022 - The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah

February 6, 2022 - The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

March 6, 2022 - Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows by Balli Kaur Jaswal

April 2, 2022 - The Library Book (nonfiction) by Susan Orlean

May 1, 2022 - Please Look After Mom by Shin Kyung Sook

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

January 6, 2022 - The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

February 3, 2022 - Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende

March 3, 2022 - The Round House by Louise Erdrich

April 7, 2022 - 84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff

May 5, 2022 - A Woman is No Man by Etaf Rum

June 2, 2022 - No meeting

July 7, 2022 - No meeting

August 4, 2022 - Blessings by Anna Quindlen

September 1, 2022 - All Pikes Peak Reads selection - TBA

October 6, 2022 - Disappearing Earth by Julia Phillips

November 3, 2022 - I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

December 1, 2022 - Blue Diary by Alice Hoffman

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. This group meets in person with a Zoom option. Please email or call Caitlyn at czimmer@ppld.org or (719) 531-6333, x6091 to join the group.

Meeting Date/Time

2nd Mondays at 2 p.m.

Schedule

January 10, 2022 - State of Terror by Hillary Clinton and Louise Penny

February 14, 2022 - Native American Mystery

March 14, 2022 - Senior Mystery

April 11, 2022 - Culinary Mystery

May 9, 2022 - Classic Mystery

June 13, 2022 - No meeting

July 11, 2022 - No meeting

August 8, 2022 - Animal 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

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

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

March 22, 2022 - The Book of Lost Friends by Lisa Wingate

April 26, 2022 - The Newcomers by Helen Thorpe

May 24, 2022 - Button Man by Andrew Gross

June 28, 2022 - The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett

July 26, 2022 - The Last Flight by Julie Clark

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!

Meeting Date/Time
3rd Thursdays from 3 - 5 p.m.
Schedule

January 20, 2022 - Midnight in Chernobyl by Adam Higginbotham

March 17, 2022 - Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi

April 14, 2022 - Bolshoi Confidential by Simon Morrison

May 12, 2022 - Full Body Burden by Kristen Iversen

June 9, 2022 - Plundered Skulls and Stolen Spirits by Chip Colwell

Contact
For more details, email Vincent at vburke@ppld.org.

Monumental Bookworms

Please contact Meredith at mmoore@ppld.org for more information.

Meeting Date/Time

2nd Tuesdays 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Schedule

January 11, 2022 - Olive, Again by Elizabeth Strout

February 8, 2022 - Surviving Savannah by Patti Callahan

March 8, 2022 - The Dictionary of Lost Words by Pip Williams

April 12, 2022 - The Second Life of Mirielle West by Amanda Skenandore

May 10, 2022 - The Night Watchman by Louise Erdrich

June 14, 2022 - Hidden Valley Road by Robert Kolker

July 12, 2022 - The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by Victoria Schwab

August 9, 2022 - The Overstory by Richard Powers

September 13, 2022 - The Personal Librarian by Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray

October 11, 2022 - The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah

November 8, 2022 - The Second Life of Mirielle West by Amanda Skenandore

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 10:30 a.m.

Schedule

January 21, 2022 - Blue Diary by Alice Hoffman

February 18, 2022 - The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson

March 18, 2022 - Blue Diary by Alice Hoffman

April 15, 2022 - The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells by Andrew Sean Greer

May 20, 2022 - The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Alison Anderson

June 17, 2022 - Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

July 15, 2022 - Blue Diary by Alice Hoffman

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. No registration needed. Please contact bkeiser@ppld.org with any questions. See you soon!

Meeting Date/Time

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

Schedule

January 20, 2022 - Pieces of Her by Karin Slaughter

February 17, 2022 - Troubled Blood by Robert Galbraith

March 17, 2022 - The Lost Man by Jane Harper

April 21, 2022 - Who is Maud Dixon? by Alexandra Andrews

May 19, 2022 - The Stranger Diaries by Elly Griffiths

June 16, 2022 - The Long Call by Ann Cleeves

July 21, 2022 - The Deep, Deep Snow by Brian Freeman

August 18, 2022 - The Guest List by Lucy Foley

September 15, 2022 - The Other Emily by Dean Koontz

October 20, 2022 - The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman

November 17, 2022 - Walk the Wire by David Baldacci

December 8, 2022 (2nd Thursday!) - A celebration of books!

January 19, 2023 - The Last Thing He Told Me by Laura Dave

Contact
Barb Keiser at (719) 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

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

July 28, 2022 - How the Word is Passed by Clint Smith

August 25, 2022 - Apples Never Fall by Liane Moriarty

September 22, 2022 - All Pikes Peak Reads adult selection

October 27, 2022 - The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles

November 17, 2022 - Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

December 15, 2022 - TBA

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, x6045 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 4, 2022 - The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah

February 1, 2022 - The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson

March 1, 2022 - Reader’s Choice of biographies on British Royals

April 5, 2022 - The Paris Library by Janet Skeslien Charles

May 3, 2022 - The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson

June 7, 2022 - The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes

July 5, 2022 - The Deep, Deep Snow by Brian Freeman

August 2, 2022 - Code Breaker by Walter Isaacson

September 6, 2022 - Reader’s Choice of novels by the Brontë sisters

October 4, 2022 - All Pikes Peak Reads title (TBA)

November 1, 2022 - State of Terror by Hillary Clinton and Louise Penny

December 6, 2022 - The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles

Genres

Ruth Holley Book Club

Please email Stacey at smarin@ppld.org to join the group.

Meeting Date/Time

4th Fridays, 2 - 3:30 p.m. (except Nov. and Dec.)

Schedule

January 28, 2022 - first meeting - The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

February 25, 2022 - Invisible People of the Pikes Peak Region by John Stokes Holley

March 25, 2022 - Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

April 22, 2022 - Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan

May 27, 2022 - I Was Anastasia by Ariel Lawhon

June 24, 2022 - I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

July 22, 2022 - Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

August 26, 2022 - Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

September 23, 2022 - Persuasion by Jane Austen

October 28, 2022 - The Secret Rooms by Catherine Bailey

November 18, 2022 - How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents by Julia Alvarez

December 16, 2022 - The Girl with Seven Names by Hyeonseo Lee with David John

Sand Creek Book Club

Please contact Cameryn at cboin@ppld.org for more information.

Meeting Date/Time

Last Thursdays at 10 a.m.

Schedule

January 27, 2022 - Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya

February 24, 2022 - Gods of Jade and Shadow by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

March 31, 2022 - Normal People by Sally Rooney

April 28, 2022 - Kabul Beauty School by Deborah Rodriguez

May 26, 2022 - When No One is Watching by Alyssa Cole

June 23, 2022 - The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom

July 28, 2022 - The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton

August 25, 2022 - The Scent Keeper by Erica Bauermeister

September 29, 2022 - The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

October 27, 2022 - All Pikes Peak Reads adult selection (TBD)

November 17, 2022 - How Emotions are Made by Lisa Feldman Barrett

December 29, 2022 - Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks

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
January 22, 2022
February 19, 2022
March 19, 2022
April 16, 2022
May 28, 2022
Contact
Karin Swengel - kswengel@ppld.org