As a Lagosian who enjoys reading and would want to enlarge your reading scope, joining a book club might be the right step for you.
This list of book clubs in the metropolitan state of Lagos might not be comprehensive, but it has enough to choose from.
Liber Book Club
This book club is present in Lagos, Enugu, Asaba and Abuja. The Lagos club meets on the last Tuesday of each month.
Contact info: 08119217238
Book Hangout Book Club
Book Hangout is set in different locations in Nigeria, Africa and global. It's also open every last Saturday of the month.
Contact Info: 07010727360
Mixsie Book Club
This is African books in audio format. It's aim is to celebrate African writers and support them in any way. The bookclub believes in reading by listening.
Times Open: 7pm to 10pm daily.
Sunshine Book Club
This is a platform for book lovers, creative minds, writers and publishers to meet, share their thoughts, and enjoy reading as an art. The bookclub is open on the last Saturday of the month.
Medina Book Club
This is a community of people who come together for the common goal of reading selected books in an informal atmosphere. Medina holds its meetings at Page Book Connoisseurs, 82, Allen Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos.
Bookworms Arise Book Club
Bookworms Arise is open in the following states; Lagos (Mainland and Island), Abuja, Kwara, Jos and Portharcourt. Meetings hold at: Page Book Connoisseurs, 82, Allen Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos. (Lagos Mainland Members Only) and Terrakulture – 1376 Tiamiyu Savage Street, Victoria Island, Lagos (Lagos Island Members Only). The book club occurs every last Saturday of the month at 12pm.
Contact Info: 09093303345
Channels Book Club
The Channels Book Club is a television programme hosted on Channels tv station with the aim of promoting books and authors, carrying out bookclubs.com.ng reviews, attending book fairs, organising writing competitions among youths, as well as influencing government policies positively in favour of reviving the love for reading among Nigerians in diaspora.
Contact Info: +234-1-4406464 – 6
Bookaholics Book Club
Bookaholics book club is a group of literary enthusiasts who love to read and have fun. It holds its meetings at 3pm on the last Sunday of every month at Patabah Bookstore, Adeniran Ogunsanya Mall, Surulere, Lagos.
Lagos Books Club is a group that seeks to encourage and contribute to the reading culture in Africa. Believing that reading is one of the keys to enlightenment and self-empowerment in our society, LBC promotes reading amongst children and young adults, runs reading workshops for students and teachers, promotes the works of African authors, as well as library development. Meetings hold at 5th Avenue, M Close, House 27, Festac Town, Amuwo-Odofin, Lagos, Nigeria.
Days Open: Mondays – Saturdays, 9:00am – 5:00pm
Contact Info: 08033010872