CIRQUE D'BOOK will meet to discuss "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn" by Betty Smith at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 11 at Selby Library, 1331 First St., Sarasota. 861-1120.
BRADEN RIVER LIBRARY BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP will meet to discuss "Sandcastle Girls" by Chris Bohjalian at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 12 at 4915 53rd Ave. E., Bradenton. 727-6079.
ELSIE'S BRIOCHE AND BOOKS CLUB will meet to discuss "Raised from the Ground" by Jose Saramago at 9 a.m. Aug. 13 at Louie's Modern Barista Bar, 1289 Palm Ave., Sarasota. Bookstore1 purchase of the book required for participation. 365-7900; www.bookstore1sarasota.com.
FRIENDS OF THE PALMETTO BRANCH LIBRARY BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP will meet to discuss "The Language of Flowers" by Vanessa Diffenbaugh at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 13 at 923 6th St. W., Palmetto. 722-3333.
PICTURE BOOK CLUB for 3- to 6-year-olds meets at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 16 at Bookstore1Sarasota, 1359 Main St., Sarasota. 365-7900; www.bookstore1sarasota.com
BREAKFAST 'SERIAL' BOOK CLUB for 7- to 9-year-olds meets at 11:15 a.m. Aug. 16 at Bookstore1Sarasota, 1359 Main St., Sarasota. 365-7900; www.bookstore1sarasota.com