Bookmobile Book Club – McAuley

What: Bookmobile Book Club: hosted at the McAuley Senior Center
When: 10am-11am, Friday, January 31
Where: 5010 Hwy 7 North, Hot Springs Village, AR 71909
Who: Adults
Registration Required

GCLers Greg and James host the Bookmobile Book Club at the McAuley Center. The official Bookmobile Book Club book for June is Demon Copperhead by Barbara Kingsolver. Bookmobile Book Club at the McAuley Center meets every other month.

Copies will be available during bookmobile stops at the McAuley Center.

 

Donna, the GCL Bookmobile, visits the McAuley Center from 10am-12pm on every first and third Wednesday each month. Services offered will include:

  • Holds pickup
  • Returns
  • Browsable collection of books, movies, shows and fun stuff
  • A couple of GCL staff ready to discuss GCL and available services

 

 

 

 

 

Bookmobile Book Club – McAuley

What: Bookmobile Book Club: hosted at the McAuley Senior Center
When: 10am-11am, Friday, October 25
Where: 5010 Hwy 7 North, Hot Springs Village, AR 71909
Who: Adults
Registration Required

GCLers Greg and James host the Bookmobile Book Club at the McAuley Center. The official Bookmobile Book Club book for June is Snake Eyes by Bitty Martin. This meeting features special guest, Bitty Martin!

Bookmobile Book Club at the McAuley Center meets every other month, and is slated to meet again in January. Stay tuned for 2025’s slate of book club meetings! Copies will be available during bookmobile stops at the McAuley Center.

 

Donna, the GCL Bookmobile, visits the McAuley Center from 10am-12pm on every first and third Wednesday each month. Services offered will include:

  • Holds pickup
  • Returns
  • Browsable collection of books, movies, shows and fun stuff
  • A couple of GCL staff ready to discuss GCL and available services

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bookmobile Book Club – McAuley

What: Bookmobile Book Club: hosted at the McAuley Senior Center
When: 10am-11am, Friday, August 30
Where: 5010 Hwy 7 North, Hot Springs Village, AR 71909
Who: Adults
Registration Required

GCLers Greg and James host the Bookmobile Book Club at the McAuley Center. The official Bookmobile Book Club book for June is East of Eden by John Steinbeck. Bookmobile Book Club at the McAuley Center meets every other month, and is slated to meet again in October and January.

Copies will be available during bookmobile stops at the McAuley Center.

 

Donna, the GCL Bookmobile, visits the McAuley Center from 10am-12pm on every first and third Wednesday each month. Services offered will include:

  • Holds pickup
  • Returns
  • Browsable collection of books, movies, shows and fun stuff
  • A couple of GCL staff ready to discuss GCL and available services

 

 

 

 

Bookmobile Book Club – Mountain View Heights Tower

What: Bookmobile Book Club
When: Wednesday, May 29th @ 1pm
Where: Mountain View Heights – Tower, 100 Highrise Cir, Hot Springs, AR 71901
Who: Adults 18+

Registration Required

Join Greg and James for the Bookmobile Book Club at the MVH Tower. The featured title in May is Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson. Copies will be available during bookmobile visits. Book Club participants will have an opportunity to win an Android tablet!!

Bookmobile Book Club sites rotate each month, so stay tuned for announcements.

Donna, the GCL Bookmobile, visits Mountain View Heights – Tower from 12pm-2pm on every second and fourth Wednesday each month. Services offered will include:

  • Holds pickup
  • Returns
  • Browsable collection of books, movies, shows and fun stuff
  • A couple of GCL staff ready to discuss GCL and available services

 

 

 

 

 

Fantasy Book Club

What: Fantasy Book Club
When: 05/15/2024 | 4:30 PM
Where: Garland County Library
Who: 8-12
Registration is required and begins 4/15 at 9:00 a.m.

Join Ms. Chanan to read and discuss a fantasy book and have book-themed snacks and crafts! May’s book is Elf Dog & Owl Head, a 2024 Newbery Honor Book. 

Clay has been stuck at home for months with his parents and annoying sisters because of “the disease.” But when he befriends a mysterious elf dog, she takes him down magical paths in the woods. But as he goes deeper and deeper into the woods, he finds that some magical paths lead to danger…

Some free copies of the book are available to registered patrons on a first-come, first-served basis.

If registration is full, call 501-623-4161 to join the wait list.

Teen Book Club

What: Teen Book Club
When: 05/21/2024 | 4:30 PM
Where: Garland County Library Multi-Purpose Room
Who: Ages 13-18
Registration is required and begins 4/15 at 9:00 a.m.

This month’s book: Elf Dog & Owl Head by M.T. Anderson
Some free copies of the book are available to patrons registered. First come, first served.
*If you register online for this program you are not guaranteed a free book.
If registration is full, call 501-623-4161 to join the wait list. 

Teen Book Club

What: Teen Book Club
When: 04/30/2024 | 4:30 PM
Where: Garland County Library Multi-Purpose Room
Who: Ages 13-18
Registration is required and begins 3/15 at 9:00 a.m.

This month’s book: The Rent Collector: Adapted for Young Readers by Camron Wright
Some free copies of the book are available to patrons registered. First come, first served.
*If you register online for this program you are not guaranteed a free book.
If registration is full, call 501-623-4161 to join the wait list. 

Homeschool Page Turners

What: Homeschool Page Turners
When: 05/10/2024 | 12 PM *** DATE CHANGED TO 5/24***
Where: Garland County Library
Who: Ages 13-18
Registration is required and begins 4/15 at 9:00 a.m.

Join us for a new Homeschool book club for ages 13-18.  We will meet monthly to discuss our selected book, play games, and eat yummy snacks!
This month’s book: The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise by Dan Gemeinhart
Some free copies of the book are available to patrons registered. First come, first served.
*If you register online for this program you are not guaranteed a free book.

If registration is full, call 501-623-4161 to join the wait list. 

Group visits by appointment only.

Homeschool Page Turners

What: Homeschool Page Turners
When: 04/12/2024 | 12 PM
Where: Garland County Library
Who: Ages 13-18
Registration is required and begins 3/15 at 9:00 a.m.

Join us for a new Homeschool book club for ages 13-18.  We will meet monthly to discuss our selected book, play games, and eat yummy snacks!
This month’s book: Matched by Ally Condie
Some free copies of the book are available to patrons registered. First come, first served.
*If you register online for this program you are not guaranteed a free book.

If registration is full, call 501-623-4161 to join the wait list. 

Group visits by appointment only.

Cozy Killers Book Club – March 2024

What: Cozy Killers Book Club
When: 3/7/24 @ 2-3pm
Where: In-Person
Who: Ages 18+

Registration Required

The “Cozy Killers” book club features cozy mysteries, plot twists, and curious cases. This club is meant to be about book discussion, as well as connecting with like-minded book worms that love all things cozy and mysterious. Free copies of the book are available on a first come, first served basis. Please register in person.

In March, we will meet and discuss Books Can Be Deceiving (A Library Lover’s Mystery) By Jenn McKinlay.