New Year’s Resolution: Join a Book Club

Did you know there are TWO book clubs at the Unitarian Church of Baton Rouge? The Open Circle Book Club meets on the first Sunday of each month, and the Women’s Book Club meets on the second Monday of each month. Both groups’ meetings are at 7 p.m. in Room 1 at the church with an option to join via Zoom online as well. Their upcoming meetings dates and selections include:


  • Feb. 4 – “Hard Truth” by Nevada Barr
  • March 3 – “Horse” by Geraldine Brooks
  • April 7 – “Behind the Kitchen Door” by Saru Jayaraman
  • May 5 – “Confederates in the Attic” by Tony Horowitz


  • Jan. 15 (DATE CHANGED DUE TO WEATHER) – “American Prometheus (Oppenheimer)” by Kai Bird and Martin Sherwin
  • Feb. 12 – “Lady Tan’s Circle of Women” by Lisa See
  • March 11 – “The Secrets We Kept” by Laura Prescott
  • April 8 – “The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store” by James McBride

The key to joining each group is to simply show up! New attendees are always welcome, even if you haven’t completed the book. Get the details plus Zoom meeting links by checking their dated entries on the church website calendar at