Join genre X for monthly book discussions at Molly Malone’s in neighboring Forest Park, IL. Come discuss everything from Chuck Klosterman to Cormac McCarthy with library staff and engaged readers.
What events are coming up?
Genre X hosts the 7th Annual Holiday Book Swap at Fitzgerald's SideBar on Tuesday, Dec. 17 at 8 pm. Full details on the genre X blog.
What is genre X?
Genre X, a 20s and 30s book discussion, launched in 2007. In addition to offsite book discussions over drinks, genre X also hosts quarterly after-hours events with a hint of kitsch like a spelling bee for grownups and hi/lo-tech gaming nights in addition to social programs including LGBTQ-friendly speed dating and Movieoke.
What is genre X reading?
How can I learn more?
Email us at email@example.com and download our resources:
- Big List of Books and Media: Whether you're developing a display, starting a collection, or just brushing up on readers adivsory, our Big List of Books and Media can help you identify books, movies, and television with particular appeal for adults in their 20s and 30s.
ALA Conference Handouts
- Late Nights at the Library presented by Jennifer Czajka and Rebecca Malinowski
- GenLit and Genre X presented by Jennifer Asimakopoulos, Jennifer Czajka, and Rebecca Malinowski
- Handout: Speed Dating Notes
- Handout: Marketing After Hours Events
- Handout: Public Event Evaluation Form
- Handout: Staff Event Evaluation Form