Definitions for "Study circle"
a group that meets regularly to study something, generally a workbook. in the Bahá'í Faith, study circles are usually a part of the institute process, and combine study of the text at hand with acts of service and community development. see institute process, ruhi, FUNDAEC. along with devotional meetings and children's classes, one of the three main core activities.
a gathering of a small group of people coming together to discuss the same issue
a process for small-group deliberation
a useful professional development methodology not unlike a book club