Book Clubs

Book Club Social - Zoom Edition

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Book Club Social Zoom Edition: Register Online!

Book Club Social - Zoom Edition started in spring of 2020 to help connect with patrons at home.  Participants continue to meet using Zoom to talk about books while remaining socially distant.   Meetings are held on selected Monday evenings at 7:00 pm.

To register, visit the library's Calendar.  Registered participants will receive the Zoom link prior to the social.  If you’ve never used Zoom, here’s a brief tutorial.

For more information on Book Club Social, email

Adult Club Read

Adult Club Read is West Des Moines Public Library's adult book discussion group.

Adult Club Read currently meets via Zoom. See the Library's Calendar for meeting info.  

For more information about Adult Club Read, email   

Adult Club Read sponsored by the WDM Library Friends Foundation.

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YA Not Club Read

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YA Not Club Read is our non-traditional book club for "Grown ups" who like to read and talk about Young Adult books.  Books are chosen by the participants and distributed at meetings.  A extra copies of each month's book will be available at the Checkout Desk or you may bring your own.

YA Not meets 6:30-8:00pm on the 2nd Thursday of each month.  Meeting locations vary each month and may include online meetings.  Click on individual dates for more information.

Note:  for public health, we have transitioned to meeting via Zoom for the moment.  Please check our Calendar for up-to-date information.  

For more information on YA Not Club Read, email .

YA Not Club Read sponsored by the WDM Library Friends Foundation

Kids Club Read

Kids Club Read is our monthly book club for ages 8-12. Print copies of each month's book are available for pickup at the Children's Desk or via curbside service. Titles selected for each month will be published via our Events Calendar.

This club meets from 4:30-5:15PM one Tuesday afternoon per month during the school year. Currently, this program is held virtually via Zoom. Participants may register via our Events Calendar and will receive the link to the Zoom meeting at least 24 hours in advance. 

For more information, contact

Kids Club Read sponsored by the WDM Library Friends Foundation.

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