Book Group Corner

Due to Covid-19 concerns, not all book groups listed below are meeting at the store. Some book groups are meeting virtually, while others are meeting at alternate locations. If you are in a book group or want to join one, please phone or email the group's contact person (listed below) for book selection information, meeting location, and virtual meeting instructions.


Orinda Books offers a lovely space for book clubs to meet and discuss their latest read. Contact the store to see what time-slots are available. We offer a 10% discount to all book clubs that register with us and are always available to offer help choosing your next great book.

Looking for a book club to join?  See below for details.

  • PAT'S BOOK GROUP — Meets at Orinda Books on the 1st Thursday of the month at 11am and welcomes new members. Phone the store at 925-254-7606.
  • POETRY CIRCLE — Meets the second Monday of every month at 10:30am and welcomes new members. Contact Jan Askin at
  • 2ND WEDNESDAY BOOK GROUP — Meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 3pm and welcomes new members. Contact Paula Goren at
  • SIRS BOOK CLUB — Phone Richard Black at 925-283-8376.
  • WORLD AFFAIRS BOOK GROUP — Meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 3pm and welcomes new members. Phone Kate Pope at 510-524-0342.