Book Clubs & Events

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Interested in joining one of our book clubs?  Call us at (618) 655-0355  and we’ll add you to the guest roster!

Upcoming events:

STORY TIME at Afterwords Books

wilkinEvery Tuesday morning at 10:00 and Saturdays at 11:00

Pajama Party Story Time

Wednesday, December 19th, 6:30pm

Wear your favorite pj’s and bring your cuddliest sleepy time pal to join us for stories and everyone’s favorite bedtime snack, cookies and milk! *This is a FREE event, but please RSVP so we can be sure to have plenty of treats on hand for all. Stop by the bookstore to sign up or give us a call at 618-655-0355.*

Afterwords Book Club

Enjoy an evening of good company, tasty nibbles and spirits, and great conversation. New members are always welcome (ages 21+).  

 Friday, January 25th at 7pm

(Ages 21+)

Documentary Club 

Friday, January 18th at 7pm:

(Ages 21+)

 Children’s Events:

Bookworm Buddies

Friday, January 25th at 6pm

(ages 9-12) 


 Bookworm Buddies is a book club designed for  practiced readers who have progressed beyond beginning chapter books and who are ready to discuss books and their themes more deeply. Chosen books are usually more advanced chapter books.

Readers Roundup Book Club

Friday, January 25th at 5:30pm

  (ages 4-6)

Readers Roundup is a book club dedicated to those just starting out reading.  They may work through the book themselves or listen to it read aloud to them. Chosen books are usually beginning readers levels 1 and 2.

Chapter Chatter Book Club 

Friday, January 25th at 6pm

(Ages 7-9)

 Chapter Chatter is a book club for newly independent readers and discussants. Chosen books are usually beginning chapter books, such as The Magic Tree House series, or books of similar length and depth.

Afterwords  offers members a 20% discount on new titles ordered for book club!













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