Victorian Book Club

Victorian Book Club

Have you ever wanted to read era classics in a charming, historic building and be fully immersed in a story from the past? This summer, join us as we do our first summer reading club at Fort Edmonton Park. Our talented historical interpreters will lead lively discussions every Friday afternoon at 3:30 pm on 1885 Street.

Frankenstein Reading Schedule:
July 5 - preface, Letters 1 to 4, Chapters 1 to 5
July 19 - Chapters 6 to 10
Aug 2 - Chapters 11 to 14
Aug 16 - chapters 15 to 20
Aug 30 - Chapters 21 to End

Pride and Prejudice Reading Schedule:
July 12 - Chapters 1 to 12
July 26 - Chapters 13 to 26
Aug 9 - Chapters 27 to 42
Aug 23 - chapters 43 to 49
Sept. 7 - Chapters 51 to End

Pick up your copy of the books today at any Edmonton Public Library location!

Reserve Frankenstein

Reserve Pride and Prejudice 

Interested in reading more Victorian Books? See what the Edmonton Public Library chose for your next read! 

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Where do we meet for Book Club?
Guests will meet our historical interpreters at the Methodist Church on 1885 Street every Friday at 3:30PM

Do I have to purchase admission each week?
Admission is required to participate in Book Club. Guests are encouraged to take advantage of our Fort Edmonton Park Membership program to receive unlimited admission!

Do I have to attend every session?
Guests are welcome to join in at any point in Book Club! All chapter readings are listed above for you to stay on track.