Discussion and Book Groups for Adults

San Anselmo Library Evening Book Group 

The San Anselmo Library Evening Book Group is a member-centered, after-hours book club run by a dedicated group of community readers. No registration is necessary and everyone is welcome to attend. 

The Group meets on the third Tuesday of every month at 7pm on Zoom. Email sleyland@townofsananselmo.org to get the Zoom link. 


Tuesday, May 23, 2023: Sea of Tranquility by Emily St. John Mandel

The book group decided to meet on the 4th Tuesday of May. All future meetings will continue on the 3rd Tuesday of the month unless otherwise noted.

Past Selections:

January: Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro
February: Companion Piece by Ali Smith
March: Nutshell by Ian McEwan
April 2023: Lessons by Ian McEwan

Click here to view more past book selections, 2010-2018

Click here to view past book selections, 2019-present


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New Yorker Magazine Discussion Group

Discuss articles, art, and cartoons! The New Yorker Magazine Discussion Group meets on the first Monday of every month at 6pm via Zoom. Email sleyland@townofsananselmo.org to get the Zoom link! 

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Afternoon Book Buzz

Afternoon Book Buzz, the San Anselmo Public Library's daytime book discussion group, reads a variety of fiction titles: from thought-provoking reads like Orhan Pamuk's Snow to bestsellers like The Martian and All The Light We Cannot See. We will continue to meet virtually, on Zoom, at 2pm on the fourth Tuesday of every month, unless otherwise noted. Email sleyland@townofsananselmo.org to join the discussion and get the Zoom link!

Afternoon Book Buzz is on a break. Email sleyland@townofsananselmo.org to be added to the email list and receive updates. 

Past Selections:

January 2022: The Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery
February 2022: Outlawed by Anna North
March 2022: The Maidens by Alex Michaelides
April 2022: We Begin at the End by Chris Whitaker

Click here to view more past selections of Afternoon Book Buzz