Book Clubs

Join one of our book clubs!  Call your nearest branch to sign up.

Attention Early Birds - now there is a book club just for you on the second Tuesday of the month at Lakeshore Branch from 10:30-11:30am. Spaces are limited, registration required.

Cookstown Book Club - meets the third Wed. of the month Sept. to June, 7:00pm

September: The German Girl by Armando Lucas Correa

October: Laughing All the Way to the Mosque by Zarqa Nawaz

November: My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante

December: The Love of a Good Woman by Alice Munro

January: The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See

February: Mennonite in a Little Black Dress by Rhoda Janzen

March: The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George

April: Emily Carr by Lewis DeSoto

May: Author Visit

June: The Namesake, Jhumpa Lahiri

July: No meeting

August: No meeting

Stroud Book Club - meets the last Wed. of the month, 7:00pm

September: Forgiveness by Mark Sakamoto

October: The German Girl by Armando Lucas Correa

November: Laughing All the Way to the Mosque by Zarqa Nawaz

December: No Meeting

January: The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman

February: The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See

March: Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand by Helen Simonson

April: Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende

May: The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

June: Robert Rotenberg - any of his novels

July: Witches of New York, Amy McKay

August: The Widow, Fiona Barton

Lakeshore Summer Book Club - meets twice a month on Tuesdays, July and August, 2:00pm

July 10: No Relation by Terry Fallis

July 24: Galore by Michael Crummey

August 7: Chai Tea Sunday by Heather A. Clark

August 21: Prisoner of Tehran by Marina Nemat

Lakeshore Morning Book Club - meets second Tuesday of the month, 10:30am

September: The Color of Our Sky by Amita Trasi

October: The House of Spirits by Isabel Allende

November: The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

December: Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

January: Laughing All the Way to the Mosque by Zarqa Nawaz

February: 419 by Will Ferguson

March: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

April: Flee, Fly, Flown by Janet Hepburn

May: The Lost Diaries of Susanna Moodie by Cecily Ross

June: Hidden Figures, Margot Lee Shetterly

Evening Lakeshore Book Club - meets the last Thursday of the month, Sept. to June 7:00pm

September: The Painted Girls by Cathy Marie Buchanan

October: The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey by Walter Mosley

November: No Relation by Terry Fallis

December: Smoke River by Krista Foss

January: Far to Go by Alison Pick

February: After the War is Over by Jennifer Robson

March: The Lost Diaries of Susanna Moodie by Cecily Ross

April: Do Not Say We Have Nothing by Madeleine Thien

May: The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri 

June: Hidden Figures, Margot Lee Shetterly

Book Club Sets for Other Libraries

Libraries in Ontario may borrow sets for use by book clubs. Sets are loaned for a period of approximately 60 days.

Collection -

Borrowing Conditions: Innisfil ideaLAB & Library makes our collection of Book Club Sets available to other libraries in Ontario. We ask that all libraries make every effort to ensure sets are returned to us by the due date. If you are having difficulty retrieving a copy from a customer, please notify us before the due date so that we may advise you on whether to wait for the complete set, or if the set needs to be returned in order to go on to another library. This will ensure that things run smoothly and that sets will be delivered on time. The borrowing library is responsible for ensuring that all books are returned in good condition and by the due date.

Sets: The number of copies in a set varies, usually 20/set.

Bookings: Sets may be booked up to 12 months in advance.

Delivery: Sets are delivered via the SOLS courier.

Loan Periods and Due Dates: Sets are loaned for a period of 60 days. The due date is the date the set is expected to be received by Innisfil ideaLAB & Library. Please allow approximately a week for the set to make its way to us in the SOLS courier.

Fees: There is no charge.

To request a set, please email: or call 705-431-7410 ext. 102




967 Innisfil Beach Road
Innisfil, ON L9S 1V3


2282 4th Line
Innisfil, ON, L0L 1K0


20 Church Street
Cookstown, ON L0L 1L0


7883 Yonge Street
Innisfil, ON L9S 1K8