Book Clubs/Book-to-Movie Club/Art Club

Washington Public Library has two book clubs,a book-to-movie club, and an art club that meet once per month. New members are always welcome!

Monday Book Club

Monday Book Club meets at 10:00 a.m. every 2nd Monday of the month. If you are interested, call 636-390-1070 or ask for the book club book at the front desk.

Wednesday Book Club

Wednesday Book Club meets at 6:30 p.m. every 3rd Wednesday of the month. If you are interested, call 636-390-1070 or ask for the book club book at the front desk.

  • January 17 Braving the Wilderness by Brene Brown
  • February 21 Deacon King Kong by James McBride
  • March 20Harry Truman’s Excellent Adventure by Matthew Algee (Community Read)
  • April 17Pineapple Street by Jenny Jackson
  • May 15A Fever in the Heartland by Timothy Egan
  • June 19West With Giraffes by Lynda Rutledge
  • July 17Rough Sleepers by Tracey Kidder
  • August 21 Yellowfaceby F.F. Kuang
  • September 18The Coddling of the American Mind by Greg Lukianoff & Jonathan Haidt
  • October 16 Hello Beautiful by Ann Napolitano
  • November 20The Wager by David Grann
  • December 18Harlem Shuffle by Colson Whitehead

Made Into Movies Movie/Book Club

A movie club for individuals interested in answering the question, “Was the book really better than the movie?” A short discussion period will follow the showing of the film. If you are interested, call 636-390-1070 or ask for the book club book at the front desk.

2023 Movie List

  • November 27 – The Blind Side (2009 ‧ PG-13 ‧ 128min Book: The Blindside by Michael Lewis.
  • December 18 – The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992 ‧ G ‧ 85min) Book: A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens.

2024 Movie List

  • January 29 – Sherlock Holmes (2009 ‧ PG-13 ‧ 128min) Book: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Conan Doyle.
  • February 26 – The Hate U Give (2019 ‧ PG-13 ‧ 129min) Book: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
  • March 25 – A Haunting in Venice (2023 ‧ PG-13 ‧ 104min) Book: Hallowe’en Party by Agatha Christie.
  • April 29 – Ready Player One (2018 ‧ PG-13 ‧ 140min) Book: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline.

Want to work on a personal project? Want to learn something new? Come get creative and inspired every second Wednesday of the month. Open to all skill levels, ages 16 and up.