Last Tuesday of every month, 7pm at Words Worth Books

Our informal book club is free and open to anyone who wants to share their passion for reading.  Join us for a fun and lively discussion, and delve deep into works of fiction or non-fiction as chosen by people-in-the-know.  Book club books are 20% off!

February 28: Arcadia by Lauren Groff
March 28: Sudden Death by Alvaro Enrigue
April 25: The Break by Katherena Vermette
May 30: The Hidden Keys by Andre Alexis
June 27: The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker

For a full list of previous selections click [here]


Second Thursday of every month, 7pm at a top secret location

The lads meet at a local watering hole for discussion, libation and an occasional fist-fight over selected crime-fiction titles.  Long-standing grudges are expected and encouraged.  This group of dedicated and discerning readers numbers between 12 to 15 core members, though there is always room for one more. 

January 12: Kind Worth Killing by Peter Swanson
February 9: Killer Inside Me by Jim Thompson
March 9: Tourist Season by Carl Hiaasen
April 13: Dead Simple by Peter James

For a full list of previous selections click [here]


Dates as announced, 10:30am at Words Worth Books

A fun-filled half hour of stories and songs to help you bond with your little bookworm.  Suitable for babies and toddlers; must be accompanied by a guardian.

January 20
February 24
March 24


Last Wednesday of every month (except December) at 7pm for coffee and book talk at local cafes.

SpecFics and Chill is a free, easygoing, inclusive bookclub focusing on speculative fiction and good wandering conversations. If you're into Science Fiction, Fantasy, Steampunk, Horror, or Alt History of any flavour and combination, come on by!

Most months you can find us at the back table in Death Valley's Little Brother or, if they have an event, at The Princess Cafe. New members always welcome-- just show up.

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January 25: Three Parts Dead by Max Gladstone
February 22: Midnight Riot by Ben Aaronovitch
March 29: The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogman
April 26: The Girl with All the Gifts by M. R. Carey

For a full list of previous selections click [here]


Dates as announced at Relish Cooking Studio

We’ve put a fun and delicious twist on a book club by combining it with a cooking class series.  Members meet to discuss the book selection and cook a dish based on the book’s theme.  Book discussion is led by Words Worth Books, and cooking instruction provided by Donna-Marie Pye from Relish.  Find out more at 


Dates as announced at The Public Kitchen & Bar, Kitchener

A book club that fuses great literature with great food and great people.  Meet the author and discuss the book over dinner and drinks at The Public Kitchen & Bar. 

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January 30: Sweet Jesus by Christine Poutney
Appetite for Reading resumes in April

Event is sold out. Get information about upcoming events by signing up HERE.