Join our casual monthly get-togethers to talk about books by contemporary African American writers. New members are welcome; call 403-2090 for more information.

Books for this season are:

Jan. 14: Path Made Clear by Oprah Winfrey  

Feb. 11: The Mother of Black Hollywood: A Memoir by Jennifer Lewis

Mar. 10: Right Beside You by Mary Monroe

Apr. 14: Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead *Note: This is a joint meeting with the library's other book clubs at the Main Library.

May 12: No book discussion. We will meet to select the books for next season.

For more information:

Douglass Branch Library

504 E. Grove St., Champaign


For all events at the library:


  • Starting Tuesday, January 14th, 2020, repeats every month on the 2nd Tuesday until Tuesday, May 12, 2020 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm


Douglass Branch Library

504 E Grove Street
Champaign, IL 61820


Douglass Branch Library