Important Information

As per Government of Alberta measures, all Alberta libraries are now closed until further notice. 

Interlibrary loan services have also been suspended for the foreseeable future. Patrons can access digital resources by visiting the eLibrary.

For more information please see the Government of Alberta's website.  Questions? Please contact us.

Note: This event is now over.

Olds Municipal Library

Bonding Over Books

Sep 19, 2019 to Dec 19, 2019  |  Thursday 7:00-8:30 pm

Adults

Oct - Cellist of Sarejevo by Steven Galloway
Nov - Giller Shortlist - readers choice
Dec - Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein

Normally Held the third Thursday of each month from 7:00-8:30pm. Hosted by Marilyn
Make friends as you bond together enjoying some fabulous books. 
Fee: Free

2019 Titles

  • January 17 - North of normal / Cea Sunrise Person
  • February 21 - Gathering of Secrets / Lihnda Castillo
  • March TBA - Canada Reads
  • April 18 - Reader's choice Autobiography, Biography or Memoir
  • May 16 - Cutting for stone : a novel / Abraham Verghese
  • June 27 - The magic strings of Frankie Presto / Mitch Albom
  • July 18 - The trouble with goats and sheep / Joanna Cannon
  • August 15 - Reader's Choice
  • September 19 - Into the Wilderness by Sara Donati
  • October 24- Cellist of Sarejevo by Steven Galloway (NEW DATE)
  • Novovember 21 - Giller Shortlist - readers choice
  • December 19 - Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein

2018 Titles

  • January 18 - Lilac Girls / Martha Hall Kelly
  • February 15 - Nine Lives of Charlotte Taylor / Sally Armstrong
  • March - CBC Canada Reads
  • April 19 - Any title by Jo Nesbo
  • May 17 - To the Hilt by Dick Francis
  • June 21 - Into The Heart of the Country by Pauline Holdstock
  • July 19 - Feeding my Mother by Jann Arden
  • August 16 - Brides of Banff Springs
  • September 20 - The Music Shop by Rachel Joyce
  • October 18: Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
  • November 15: The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
  • December 13: Country Christmas by Patrick Taylor

2017 Titles

  • January - Let's explore diabetes with owls / David Sedaris.
  • February - The Alchemist (graphic novel) / Paulo Coelho
  • March - CBC Canada Reads
  • April 27 - The three sisters bar and hotel  / Katherine Govier. *Special Date
  • May - Small Great Things / Jodi Picoult
  • June - In the skin of a Lion / Michael Ondantje
  • July - The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks / Rebecca Skloot
  • August - Reader's Pick
  • September - Etta and Otto and Russell and James / Emma Hooper
  • October - The postmistress / Sarah Blake
  • November - Random passage / Bernice Morgan
  • December - Poetry

2016 Titles

  • January 28 - Quiet: the Power of Introverts in a World That's Always Talking by Susan Cain
  • February 25 - The Martian by Andy Weir
  • March 24 CBC Canada Reads
  • April 21 - Luminaries by Eleanor Catton
  • May 26 - Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
  • JUNE 30 - Whiskey & Charlie by Annabel Smith
  • JULY 20 ** special day**  The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry Novel by Gabrielle Zevin
  • AUGUST 25 - READER'S PICK
  • SEPTEMBER 29 - Golden Son by Shilpi Somaya Gowda
  • October 27 Dead Until Dark  by Charlaine Harris
  • November 24  Elephant Whisperer by Lawrence Anthony
  • December 11** special day** Dressmaker by Rosalie Ham