Keen to share your thoughts about books you have read? Why not join a book club? Check out the clubs we have at the public libraries conducted in English, Chinese, Malay and Tamil for various age groups.

For current club meeting dates and registration, please visit HERE.



Book Lovers Club | Central Public Library
The Book Lovers Club is a bimonthly book club for adults. Our book discussions focus on relationships and inspirational stories that can be applied to both our professional and private lives. Look out for new sessions on the GoLibrary Portal!

Communities: Reading Allowed | library@orchard
No silence here as we gather to read aloud and listen to stories’ highs and lows. Discover books that you might have otherwise missed, or sit in for an alternative community reading experience with a different book each session. Co-organised with Read-Aloud Sg Book Club. For adults.

FOL Book Club | Central Public Library
This monthly book club was set up by a group of long-time friends who first got to know each other as library volunteers, or Friends of the Library (FOLs). They have been discussing Read! Singapore short stories since 2010. Members take turns to facilitate.

FUNdaMENTALS Reading Club | Woodlands Regional Library
A reading club formed to encourage the confident use of English amongst adults in a comfortable environment. What better way to polish your language than through reading and discussing a good book? Join us in this reading club to improve your English, make some friends and go home enriched. Open to adults only.

Heartlands Book Club | Bukit Batok Public Library
The Heartlands Book Club, formed in August 2005, was the outcome of the Read! Singapore nation-wide initiative. The Book Club aims to promote the culture of reading among all who share the love for reading. We discuss mainly books on Singapore and Asian fiction, award-winners and non-fiction inspirational books.

Pseudo Book Club | Jurong Regional Library
This is a book club facilitated by young adults for young adults. Calling all young adults aged 13 to 19 especially student librarians and all young adults who enjoy reading to join us in our monthly thematic based discussions.

Singapore Literature Book Club | Central Public Library
From NLB’s Singapore collection comes a book club with a unique local flavour. Discuss books by both well-known and emerging Singapore authors touching on topics close to home. Get acquainted with local literature and discover national literary treasures right here at the libraries.

The Golden Circle | Geylang East Public Library
The rustle of a well-thumbed page, the whiff of age from a much-cherished tome – come and appreciate the beauty of a good book with The Golden Circle, an English book club for seniors. Discussions will centre around fiction books, so join us for a stimulating afternoon of lively discussions.

The Next Chapter | Yishun Public Library
Join The Next Chapter if you are 50 and above, read and speak English, and are keen to discuss books with themes that pique our common interests and address our common concerns. We cover a wide range of topics including relationships, retirement, financial issues, health and exercise, as well as hobbies, recreation and travelling.

Organic Storytellers | Bukit Panjang Public Library
The Organic Storytellers is a welcoming group for adults (above 21 years) who wish to develop their oral storytelling skills: to tell (not read!) stories to a live audience, with the goal to inform, entertain or influence.

Writing the City Writers’ Group | Toa Payoh Public Library
Writing the City Writers’ Group is a community of writers committed to the craft of writing. Our workshops offer participants writing exercises, guest lectures, and exposure to literature from both established and emerging writers. In creating a group where writers are encouraged to give and receive feedback on their work, the Writers’ Group aims to give writers the tools to take their writing forward. To register, please send an email to jongresham11 [at] with your name and contact details.

The Straits Times Book Club | Central Public Library
The Straits Times Book Club seeks to create a platform for book lovers to meet the authors of important and bestselling titles, as well as build a community around the written word. This club features a slate of The Straits Times journalists moderating sessions on new titles every last Wednesday of each month from 7.00pm – 8.30pm.

The U Presence Book Club | Yishun Public Library
This book club is a platform for readers and fans of the four authors of the book “Presence: Human Purpose and the Field of the Future” to meet, discuss and share life changing experiences during or after reading their books. It is also a good start for anyone interested in learning more about organisational learning, and how to co-facilitate it.

Migrant Library Singapore Book Club | Geylang East Public Library
Migrant Library Singapore Book Club (MLS) was set up to promote reading habit among Migrant workers in Singapore. This monthly club aims to make room for readers to discuss book of the uncommon genre. Through this session, MLS hopes to foster friendship among other migrants and expand awareness of other cultures and literature through poetry reading, book sharing, storytelling, panel and literature discussion and others.



3G Reading Club 第三代读书会 | Central Public Library
This book club discusses both local and overseas Chinese works, often organising book launches and educational seminars. To find out more about their sessions visit:

Chinese Reading Club 儿童经典导读班 | Choa Chu Kang Public Library
This is a reading club for 6 – 10 year olds.
儿童经典导读班的导师以轻松有趣的方式教导孩子们了解中华古典经文。导读班由新生心智发展中心与德慧经典文化学会所主办,适合 6 – 10岁的孩童参与。家长必须陪伴孩童参与此活动。有兴趣报名的读者,请联系美玲/Mayling (电邮: mayling77[at]

Bishan Chinese Seniors Reading Club 碧山公共图书馆乐龄读书会 | Bishan Public Library
Come join a group of active senior citizens in this monthly book discussion activity! As the sessions are facilitated and conducted in Chinese, you also get to improve your Chinese conversational skills as you share your experiences in life along with the book discussions.

Chinese Storytelling Club 讲古同乐会 | Chinatown Public Library
If you are interested in picking up storytelling techniques and sharing stories, join us at our Chinese Storytelling Club.

Chinese Share Read Club 分享读书会 | Woodlands Regional Library
Do you enjoy reading Chinese books? Join us every first Wednesday of the month at our Chinese Share Read club in Woodlands Regional Library. We will be discussing different books and sharing our reading experiences with one another. All are welcome.

Interacting @ Bukit Panjang 交流点读书会| Bukit Panjang Public Library
This monthly Chinese book club is for seniors, retirees and homemakers who enjoy reading and discussing books. The discussions are based on selected books and themes drawn from literary works, current affairs and popular topics of the day.

Qing History Society Book Club 清史学会读书会| Central Public Library
A subsidiary under the Qing History Society, the book club was founded in 2015 by a group of Qing history enthusiast. The book club aims to promote the reading culture and deepen the understanding of Qing dynasty history through books written by various researchers and writers.

Chinese Stories Fan Club 故事迷 Ang Mo Kio Public Library
Every 4th Thursday of the month, 3pm – 4pm
1) To allow the seniors to re-live their younger days through a simple activity such as storytelling.
2) To allow them a social space to interact with and engage other seniors.

Taxi Shifu and Friends Reading Club 德士师傅与好友读书会 | Ang Mo Kio Public Library
Come join us and share your passion for reading with like-minded readers of Taxi Shifu and Friends Reading Club. Every book discussion is an enriching experience for all as the participants establish friendships and leave with valuable insights and knowledge that help them better appreciate the book.
您热爱阅读吗?欢迎您参加由德士师傅与好友读书会举办的 导读会与其他志趣相同的读者一起交流和分享您的心得,让大家除了对讨论的各种书籍有更深一层的认识与理解外,也可以搭起友谊的桥梁。本会的活动无须报名,入场免费。

SG Writings Reading Club 随笔南洋读书会 | library@chinatown
Established in 18th October 1998, SG Writings Reading Club (formerly Tea Chapter’s Chinese Reading Club) has been actively promoting the readership of Chinese books. The Reading Club aims to refine the public’s attitude towards Chinese literature and teaching them to further appreciate the art. The participants can take the chance to share their thoughts and rediscover their understanding of the books in the process.

Chinese Reading Clubs for Children 4 to 6 years old

Little Avid Readers 小小书迷读书会 @ Woodlands Regional Library (3rd Saturday of the month)
Little Avid Readers 小小书迷读书会 @ Jurong Regional Library (1st Saturday of the month)
Little Avid Readers 小小书迷读书会 @ Bishan Public Library (2nd Saturday of the month)
Little Avid Readers 小小书迷读书会 @ Pasir Ris Public Library (1st Saturday of the month)

Chinese Reading Clubs for Children 7 to 9 years old
Junior Avid Readers 小书迷读书会 @ Tampines Regional Library (1st Saturday of the month)
Junior Avid Readers 小书迷读书会 @ Pasir Ris Public Library (1st Sunday of the month)
Junior Avid Readers 小书迷读书会 @ Bishan Public Library (4th Saturday of the month)
Junior Avid Readers 小书迷读书会 @ Jurong Regional Library (1st Saturday of the month)



Ilham Pustaka Malay Reading Club | Woodlands Regional Library
An adult book reading club, co-facilitated by local established authors led by Dr Subari Sukaini, which actively discusses on local and regional Malay works (both fiction and non-fiction) by authors, educators and literary enthusiasts. Meets monthly, every 4th Saturday of the month, unless otherwise stated.

Malay Reading Clubs for Children 4 to 6 years old
Designed for pre-schoolers aged 4 to 6 years old, this reading club aims to instill in members the love for reading Malay language picture books and inculcate good reading habits. The club will meet every month for an hour, with each session comprising a storytelling component followed by an activity segment which ranges from art and craft to language games. The session will end with a bonding segment with parent and child reading together. Registration is required, please email Shahril_Abdullah[at] or look out for the registration link on the GoLibrary Portal.

Kelab Membaca Wira Cerdik | Tampines Regional Library
2nd Saturday of the month, 11am – 12pm

Kelab Membaca Wira Cerdik | Bukit Panjang Library
3rd Saturday of the month, 3.30pm – 4.30pm

Malay Reading Clubs for Children 7 to 9 years old
These clubs aim to instill the love of books and reading in the Malay language, especially amongst children aged between 7 and 9, in addition to inculcating good reading habits. Sessions comprise storytelling segment and book-based activities that will develop children’s literacy skills. Registration is required, please email or look out for the registration link on the GoLibrary Portal.

Kelab Membaca Wira Pintar | Tampines Regional Library
3rd Friday of the month, 4pm – 5pm

Kelab Membaca Wira Pintar | Sengkang Public Library
4th Friday of the month, 4pm – 5pm

Kelab Membaca Wira Pintar | Yishun Public Library
4th Saturday of the month, 11:30am – 12:30pm



Centre for Singapore Tamil Culture கலாசார மரபுடைமை கலந்துரையாடல் தொடர் | National Library Building
தமிழ் கலாசாரம், பாரம்பரியம், கலைகள் போன்றவை குறித்து நடத்தப்படும் கலந்துரையாடல் நிகழ்வு. நிபுணர்கள் கலந்துகொண்டு உரையாற்றுவர். தலைப்புக்கு ஏற்ற நூல்களைப் பொதுமக்கள் இரவல் பெறலாம். மாதம் ஒருமுறை.

Vaasagar Vattam வாசகர் வட்டம் | Ang Mo Kio Public Library
வாசகர் வட்ட சந்திப்புகளில் தமிழ் நாவல்கள், சிறுகதைகள், கவிதைகள், கட்டுரைகள் குறித்த ரசனைப் பகிர்வு, விமர்சனம், கலந்துரையாடல் ஆகியவை நடைபெறும். தமிழ் இலக்கிய உலகில் நடக்கும் சமீபகால மாற்றங்கள் குறித்து விழிப்புணர்வை உருவாக்குவதும் இந்தக் குழுவின் நோக்கம்.

Kavimaalai கவிமாலை | National Library Building
2000-ஆம் ஆண்டு தொடங்கப்பட்ட “கவிமாலை சிங்கப்பூர்” கவிஞர்களை உருவாக்கியும் ஊக்குவித்தும், அவர்கள் நூல்களை அச்சிட்டு, வெளியிடுவதற்குத் தேவையான ஆதரவை வழங்கியும், கவிதை இலக்கிய வளர்ச்சிக்குத் தொடர்ந்து களப்பணி ஆற்றி வருகிறது.

Maya Ilakkiya Vattam மாயா இலக்கிய வட்டம் | Bishan Public Library
சிங்கப்பூரிலும் தமிழகத்திலும் வெளிவரும் இதழ்கள், மின் இதழ்கள் ஆகியவற்றில் உள்ள சிறுகதைகள், கவிதைகள் பற்றி விவாதிப்பதும், நடப்பு ஆண்டுகளில் வெளிவந்த சிறுகதைத் தொகுப்பு, கவிதைத் தொகுப்பு, நாவல்கள் ஆகியவவை பற்றி விவாதிப்பதும் மாயா இலக்கிய வட்டத்தின் நோக்கம்.

Sol Puthithu சொல் புதிது | Woodlands Regional Library
‘சொல் புதிது’ ஆர்வமும் தேடலுமுள்ள சில தமிழ் எழுத்தாளர்களாலும் வாசகர்களாலும் 2018 ஆம் ஆண்டில் உருவாக்கப்பட்ட ஒரு குழு. மரபு இலக்கியத்திற்கும் சமகால இலக்கியத்திற்கும் இடையே ஒரு பாலத்தை உருவாக்குவதை நோக்கமாக கொண்டது. வெள்ளிக்கிழமைகளில் உட்லண்ட்ஸ் வட்டார நூலகத்தில்.

Let’s Get Cooking வாங்க சமைக்கலாம் | Sengkang Public Library
குழுவின் உறுப்பினர்கள் அவர்கள் வாசித்த சமையல் நூல்களையும் சுவாரசியமான உணவு வகைகளையும் பாரம்பரிய சமையல் முறைகளையும் பகிர்ந்து கொள்வர். இந்தச் சந்திப்புகளில் நேரடி சமையல் நிகழ்வுகளும் இடம்பெறும்.

LISHA Literacy Club லிஷா வாசிப்புக் குழு | National Library Building
வாசிப்புப் பிரியர்களை ஒன்றிணைக்கவும் அதிகமாக வாசிக்கும் கலாசாரத்தை உருவாக்கவும் இக்குழு செயல்படுகிறது.

Young Writers’ Circle இளம் எழுத்தாளர் வட்டம் | National Library Building
இளம் தமிழ் எழுத்தாளர்களை உருவாக்குவது இந்த வட்டத்தின் அடிப்படை நோக்கம். 35 வயதுக்கும் குறைவான இளையர்களை உறுப்பினர்களாகக் கொண்டுள்ள இந்த வட்டம் உள்ளூர் படைப்புகளை உருவாக்க முற்படும்.

Teen Readers Series இளையர் வாசிப்புத் தொடர் | National Library Building
13 முதல் 19 வயது வரையுள்ள இளையர்கள் இத்தொடரின் மூலம் பல்வேறு தமிழ் இலக்கியப் படைப்புகளை வாசித்து அவற்றை மேடை நாடகத்திற்கோ, குறும் படம் தயாரிப்பதற்கோ பயன்படுத்தக் கற்றுக்கொள்வர். இத்தொடர் பல்வேறு தமிழ் இலக்கியப் படைப்புகளை மாணவர்களுக்கு அறிமுகப்படுத்துகிறது.

Singapore Indian Drama and Film Enthusiasts சிங்கப்பூர் இந்திய நாடக, திரைப்பட ஆர்வலர்கள் | National Library Building
நாடக, திரைப்பட ஆர்வலர்களை இலக்காகக் கொண்டது இக்குழு. கலை ஆர்வமுள்ளோர் தங்களது திறமைகளை வெளிப்படுத்த ஊக்கமும் தகுந்த மேடையும் அளிக்கிறது இக்குழு.

(Updated 15 July 2019)