Update to Service Changes Dec 2020

Palatine Library is offering Curbside Pickup appointments only. All Library buildings are closed until further notice. See palatinelibrary.org/temporaryclosure for full details.

Book Discussions

Join our discussions at any time. All discussions are virtual via Zoom until further notice. 

Find upcoming discussions.

Friday Morning Discussion

9:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Check out a copy at the first-floor Reader Assistance Desk a month before we meet. Sign up: 847-358-5881 ext. 132.

Upcoming Titles

  • December 4 - The Nickel Boys  by Colson Whitehead
  • January 8 - Book Share: Share a favorite book of the past year with other readers.
  • February 5 - The Cooking Gene: A Journey through African American Culinary History in the Old South  by Michael Twitty

Monday Evening Discussion

Mondays, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.

Upcoming Titles

  • No December meeting
  • January 18 - Cherokee America  by Margaret Verble
  • February 15 - The Nickel Boys  by Colson Whitehead

Crime Readers

Wednesdays, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Upcoming Titles

  • December 9 - Aosawa Murders  by Riku Onda
  • January 13 - Whose Body  by Dorothy Sayers
  • February 10 - Mycroft Holmes  by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Book Club in a Bag

Host your own book discussion with Book Club in a Bag. Check out a tote bag filled with books and discussion questions for your next meeting.

Request a bag now.