Upcoming Discussions

Genre X meets the fourth Tuesday of the month at 8 PM. Join us on our 2014 tour to discuss great books over food & drink. Where will we meet next? Check back to find out.

Copies of each book are available at the Main Library a month before the discussion. For a complete list of past selections, join us on Goodreads.

June 24

Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer

Fuego Loco, 722 Lake St., Oak Park, IL

July 22

Night Film by Marish Pessl

Piggyback Tavern, 410 Circle Ave., Forest Park , IL


Upcoming Events

 Stay tuned for more!


Past Events

Curbside Splendor Pop-Up Book Fair & After-Party

Giant thanks to the folks at Curbside Splendor Publishing for inviting us to be part of this great annual event in its first visit to Oak Park. See photos from the fair and after-party on Instagram. #popup2014


7th Annual Holiday Bookswap

Our 7th Annual (!) swap at Fitzgerald’s Sidebar was a swapping success. Thanks to everybody who joined us for pizza, giving, stealing and sharing. See the full list of fantastic reads unwrapped on the blog.

Spooky Spell Yeah!

Thanks to everyone who spelled, spectated, and spooked at this year’s Spell Yeah! Check out our wrap up for some spooktacular Spell Yeah pictures by John.

The Dating Game

Take a look at our photo recap of The Dating Game, April 20, 2013.

Spell Yeah!

Check out photos from 2011′s Spell Yeah! our first spelling bee for grown-ups.