Book, Film, & Other Clubs

The Billerica Public Library hosts several book clubs, a film club, and even a knitting group. New members are always welcome!

Book Buzz

Once a month, in person at the library, hear from one of our staff members about new and upcoming adult books. When available, advanced reader copies of some titles will be raffled off to lucky participants. 

For more information contact Marion DePierro at 978-671-0949 ext. 4108 or by email at mdepierro@billericalibrary.org. See the calendar for details about our next meeting.

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First Thursday Non-Fiction Book Club

The Billerica Public Library’s First Thursday Non-Fiction Book Club meets on the  first Thursday of each month at 7pm to discuss non-fiction books. You are welcome to join this event in person in the second-floor conference room at the library OR via Zoom.

For more information, contact Mia Graceffa at 978-671-0948 ext. 4108 or by emailing her at mgraceffa@billericalibrary.org. See the calendar for details about our next meeting.

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I Love a Mystery Book Club

Whether you savor a cozy murder mystery, a classic whodunit, or a thriller, I Love a Mystery Book Club is a great way to add to your “to read” list. You are welcome to join this event in person in the second floor conference room at the library OR via Zoom.

For more information, contact Marion DePierro at 978-671-0948 ext. 4108 or by emailing her at mdepierro@billericalibrary.org. See the calendar for details about our next meeting.

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What's Cooking? Recipe and Book Club

Share recipes, experiences, and samples with other amateur chefs and home -cooking enthusiasts at our monthly recipe and cookbook club. Each month has a different  pre-selected theme. This club meets on Saturday mornings once a month, in-person at the library, so we  can share yummy treats with each other!

For more information contact Marion DePierro at 978-671-0949 ext. 4108 or by email at mdepierro@billericalibrary.org. See the calendar for details about our next meeting.

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Reel Talk Film Club

On the first Tuesday of every month the film club meets to discuss our chosen film. The films, including selections from a wide range of genres, are all freely available through the library streaming service Kanopy. Plots, themes, characters, soundtracks, symbols, and cinematography are all on the table as we discuss classic Hollywood, indie foreign films, documentaries, or feel-good comedies.

You are welcome to join this event in person in the second-floor conference room at the library OR via Zoom.

For more information contact Henry Barker at 978-671-0949 ext. 4113 or by email at hbarker@billericalibrary.org. See the calendar for details about our next meeting.

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Monday Knitting Group

On Monday mornings at 11am, join a group of advanced knitters to learn from each other and chat about what you’re making. Bring your own materials and projects. 6-week beginners’ classes are sometimes offered in addition. Check the calendar to find out more, or email hbarker@billericalibrary.org for more information.

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Book Club Kits

Have your own book club? Interested in starting one?

Book Club Kits are for you! Each kit contains approximately 15 copies of a single title, along with a book discussion guide to help facilitate your conversation. Some kits include extra materials, such as a movie if the book has been adapted, maps, or additional resources. For more information, contact Sharon Lomison at 978-671-0949 ext. 4114 or slomison@billericalibrary.org.

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