Book Clubs

ADULTS

NEW – POPULAR FICTION ADULT BOOK CLUB
There’s a new book club in town! Join us! Meetings will be every second Saturday of each month. For more information, contact the Information Services Department at 847.872.4680, ext. 4.
Saturday, 2/11 | 10 AM-12 PM

DIY BOOK CLUBS
We are also happy to book a room, order copies of your selected titles, and provide a list of questions for Do-It-Yourself book clubs. Take the discussion online with #ZBReads! Contact the Information Services Desk for more information by calling 847.872.4680, ext. 4.

TEENS

Do you like to read and discuss books? Do you like free ice cream or coffee? Join the Hardcover Society, a teen book club that meets at Callie’s Coffee Bar at the Inn at Market Square. Call 847.872.4680, ext. 119 for more information.
February 9 – The Monstrumologist by Rick Yancey

KIDS

READING CLUBS ENDING
The reading clubs for kids end on January 31. Remember to turn in your all your reading logs by that date in order to claim your prize!
Tuesday, 1/31/2017.
Earn prizes and vote for your favorite books!  Register at the Youth Services desk and pick up your reading list of these award-winning books.

 

The Monarch Award club is sponsored by the Illinois School Library Media Association and is named after Illinois’ state insect, the Monarch Butterfly.  The name was chosen to symbolize the freedom that comes from learning to read. Readers in K-3rd grades can win prizes for reading 5, 10, 15 or 20 books before 1/31/17.

The Bluestem Award club is sponsored by the Illinois School Library Media Association and is named in honor of Big Bluestem, the state prairie grass.  The award may include both timeless classics and current titles. Readers in 3rd through 5th grades can win prizes for reading 4, 5, 10, 15 or 20 books before 1/31/17.

The Win with Reading club uses the book list from the Rebecca Caudill Young Readers’ Book Award, named in honor of Rebecca Caudill who lived and wrote in Urbana, IL for nearly 50 years. The award is given in recognition for her literary talent and the universal appeal of her books which have touched the hearts of many children and young adults. Readers in 4th through 8th grades can win prizes for reading 3, 5, 10, 15 or 20 books before 1/31/17.

The goal is to read 1000 books to your child before they start kindergarten. The concept is simple, the rewards are priceless. Read a book (any book) to your
newborn, infant, and/or toddler. For more information,  visit https://zblibrary.info/zb-kids/1000books/