SCC to host ‘Between the Covers’ Book Club

January 24, 2014

The Multicultural Programming Committee of St. Charles Community College will host the spring semester edition of “Between the Covers” Book Club for faculty, staff and students starting Jan. 29. There will be five meetings that will conclude in April.

“Having an SCC-wide book club promotes reading, unique conversations and camaraderie on campus,” said Mandi Smith, SCC student activities coordinator. “It’s been such a positive experience so far. We really have created a little book loving community, and I’m excited to watch it grow.”

Meetings will take place at 2:30 p.m. in the Learning Resource Center Information Commons at the dates listed below unless otherwise noted. There will be refreshments and giveaways at each meeting. 

Wednesday, Jan. 29
This kick-off meeting will consist of an introductory discussion about the February book selection, “Fight Club." 

Tuesday, Feb. 25
To introduce February’s book discussion, a “Fight Club” panel discussion and film will be shown at 6:30 p.m. in the SSB Auditorium.

Wednesday, Feb. 26
Attendees will discuss “Fight Club” by Chuck Palahniuk.

Wednesday, March 26
Attendees will discuss “Divergent” by Veronica Roth.

Wednesday, April 30
Attendees will discuss “Blankets” by Craig Thompson.

For more information, contact Mandi Smith at 636-922-8469 or

St. Charles Community College is a public, comprehensive two-year community college with associate degrees and certificate programs in the arts, business, sciences and career-technical fields. SCC provides workforce training and community-based personal and professional development as well as cultural, recreational and entertainment opportunities. For more information, visit

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