Book Group FAQs

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FAQs

Q. What does the Book Group Coordinator do?
A. Each Book Group will nominate a coordinator whose name will appear on the group's library registration as the contact person for the group.
Book Group coordinators must be over 18 years of age.
Book Group coordinator is responsible for the timely return of an intact kit.

 Q. Does everybody in my book club need to be a Library member?
A. Only the group coordinator needs to be a member and will be required to provide ID in order to join. However, the Library encourages everyone to join to gain access to our other resources.

Q. How long can we keep the books for?
A. Kits are offered on a six week loan period. The kits cannot be renewed.

Q. What happens if the kit is returned late?
Late fees apply :  $1.00 per week, per item in the kit. Max of $5.00 per item in the kit.

Q. How many kits can we borrow?
A. Maximum of one kit on loan at a time.

Q. What happens if we damage or loose a book?
A. The book group is responsible for the replacement cost of lost or damaged items.

Q. How does my book group join the read & Connect program?
Complete the form below and visit your local library to pay your registration fee and collect your book group card.

Q. How do I find titles in the Read & Connect Book Group  Collection :

  • In the Library Catalogue do a Title Keyword search for book group kit then follow the More Info link to find a summary of the book.  

  • Print the list from the link below. The list is in two sections and is sorted by Title or by Author.