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Canterbury

If you're interested in joining one of these groups, please enter its name and number (eg, AKAR 001) by clicking here, and we'll send you contact details of the convenor. Most groups meet in the evenings - if they meet during the daytime, it will be indicated below. Cities and towns are listed alphabetically.

Christchurch - Group #: CHCH 347
We are an early evening group based at South Christchurch Library. We meet on the 4th Thursday of each month. Facilitated by Andrea, a library staff member, this group enjoys having a lively discussion about the book and having broad conversations in and around the book's theme. Men and women are welcome.
Christchurch - Group #: CHCH 271
We are a women's group, ages between 30-60 years. Spread across Christchurch, meeting every second Wed in the month at 7.30pm, in our homes or a quiet cafe. Hosts provide small snack, with non alcoholic refreshments. New members welcome.
Christchurch - Group #: CHCH 334
Men only group. We meet 1st Thursday of the month. Read a range of non-fiction and fiction. Contact us for more details.
Christchurch - Group #: CHCH 346
We are an evening group based at South Christchurch Library. We meet on the 3rd Wednesday of each month and welcome men and women to join us! Facilitated by Pat, a library staff member.
Christchurch - Group #: CHCH 341
We are a social group who base ourselves all over chch as we each take a turn hosting. We are a young group, varying in age from mid 20's to mid 30's and enjoy the odd dinner or movie out together. We read a variety of different books and are heading into our second year together, though we always love to meet and welcome in new members.
The Book Discussion 
Scheme is a member of the Federation of Workers Educational Associations in Aotearoa New Zealand
BDS is a member of the Federation of Workers Educational Associations
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