Adult reading groups
People of all ages and from all walks of life are getting together up and down the country to discuss, debate, and exchange views about books, from the latest best sellers and contemporary fiction to classic titles, poetry and plays. It’s a great way of meeting new friends who share a like-minded passion for books and there are regular structured groups taking place at many of our city libraries.
Brighton & Hove library reading groups are free and take place at several of the city’s libraries. please check with us first before joining the group as you may have to join as waiting list. You may either phone the library or email BookGroupsLibraries@brighton-hove.gov.uk to request further information.
There are four reading groups at Jubilee library, Tuesday evening, Thursday evening and Saturday lunchtime. There are three general fiction groups and a Sci-fi and Fantasy group (second Thursday of the month at 6.30pm). To find out if there are any places available in any of the groups please email BookGroupsLibraries@brighton-hove.gov.uk.
There are currently four book groups at Hove library, Tuesday evening and Saturday lunchtime. There are three general fiction groups and a Lesbian Book Group (Third Tuesday of the month at 6.45pm). To find out if there are any places available in any of the groups please email BookGroupsLibraries@brighton-hove.gov.uk.
Coldean Library 01273 296902
Meets every second Thursday of each month, 6.45-8.15pm. Please phone Coldean Library for the current reading list.
Hangleton Library 01273 296904
Meets on last Saturday of each month at 11 am
Mile Oak Library 01273 296916
Fourth Thursday of each month at 5.30-6.45pm
Meets on the first Friday of each month at 11am
Meets on Saturday mornings at 10.30am-12pm
Meets on the first Thursday of each month at 11am
Meets on the third Thursday of the month at 2.45pm
Get together with friends and share your thoughts and ideas about the latest bestsellers, popular titles, classic novels or books by a favourite author
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