The Fairview Branch Literature Book Group discusses classic literary fiction and meets the second Saturday of every month at 11:00 am in the Fairview Branch Community Room, 2101 Ocean Park Boulevard. Call 310-458-8681 or check the online calendar for upcoming selections.
The Montana Avenue Branch hosts two book discussion groups. The Montana Avenue Book Group discusses both fiction and nonfiction and meets the third Wednesday of the month at 7:00 pm. The Montana Mystery Book Group discusses mysteries and thrillers and meets the second Wednesday of the month at 7:00 pm. Both groups meet in the Community Room at the Montana Branch, 1704 Montana Avenue. Call 310-458-8682 or check the online calendar for upcoming selections.
The Ocean Park Branch hosts three book discussion groups. The Ocean Park Book Group which discusses current, popular fiction and non-fiction and meets the first Saturday of the month at 11:00 am. The Pulitzer Prize Book Group discusses a different Pulitzer Prize-winning title each month and meets on the third Saturday of the month at 11:00 am. The Mystery Book Group which discusses primarily international mystery novels meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm. The Ocean Park Branch is located at 2601 Main Street; the groups meet in the downstairs Community Room. Call 310-458-8683 or check the online calendar for upcoming selections.
The Pico Branch Library opened in spring 2014 and currently hosts a Pico Branch Book Group, which meets on the third Thursday of each month, and the Spanish Book Group, which meets on the second Monday of each month. The groups meet in the Pico Branch Annex Community Meeting Facility. Check the online calendar for upcoming selections.
The Santa Monica Public Library has several book discussion groups for teens and tweens in grades 5 through 12.
'Racy Reads' Teen Book Group is a monthly book discussion group for grades 8 to 12 that meets at the Main Library.
Books & Bites is a monthly book discussion group for grades 5 to 8 that meets at the Montana Avenue Branch.
Check the online calendar for upcoming meetings and book selections.