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Virtual Book Club for Teens (ages 13-18)

a virtual book club for teens

2020-09-08 15:30:00 2020-09-08 16:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Virtual Book Club for Teens (ages 13-18) Sonoma County Library

Tuesday, September 08
3:30pm - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2020-09-08 15:30:00 2020-09-08 16:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Virtual Book Club for Teens (ages 13-18) Read and discuss young adult books with other Sonoma County teens. Sonoma County Library

Read and discuss young adult books with other Sonoma County teens.

In this monthly virtual book club, we read and discuss books of interest to teens.  Each month there will be a different theme, and you can select a book that fits that theme based on recommendations by librarians or choose your own. This club is a great way to virtually meet other teens, discover new books, and hang out. 

Registration with an email is required. You will receive the necessary Zoom information 30 minutes before the session starts. 

Club meetings occur on the second Tuesday of the month. 

Contact: teenbooks@sonomalibrary.org

 

Upcoming Themes 

September 8, 2020: Black Lives Matter / social justice

October 13, 2020: horror / supernatural / paranormal 

November 10, 2020: New School, New Beginnings

December 8, 2020: Quick reads

Sonoma County Library

ask@sonomacounty.libanswers.com
Phone: (707) 308-3262

Hours
Mon, Sep 21 Closed
Tue, Sep 22 Closed
Wed, Sep 23 Closed
Thu, Sep 24 Closed
Fri, Sep 25 Closed
Sat, Sep 26 Closed
Sun, Sep 27 Closed

About the library

The novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak continues to represent a serious public health threat for communities of all sizes. As a trusted community resource, the Sonoma County Library is committed to serving our community in this uncertain time. Our library branches are closed, as we are committed to the health and safety of our community and our staff. To get help with our digital resources, visit our Sonoma County Library websiteAsk Us a question online, or call 707-308-3262 and leave a message (we return calls within a day).

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