Programs for Adults


Upcoming Events

Book Clubs

Our Library Book Clubs
GRUFFIES: Final Friday at 1:00 pm

Gruffies Book Club is currently on hiatus until further notice due to Covid-19.

Saturday Book Club: Saturday, November 21st at 12:30 pm

Virtual program via Zoom. Email Kim for the Zoom link.

A Secret History of Witches by Loiusa Morgan


Interested in what some of the other area library book clubs are reading each month? Check out the shared calendar!



Check out the event pages for KIDS and TEENS for more upcoming events.




Mixology Experience with the Cocktail Guru

Mixology Experience with The Cocktail Guru (Virtual)
Thursday, November 12th at 6:30 pm

This is a virtual Zoom program. Email Kim in order to receive the link to attend. You will also receive a recipe and supply list for the program or click HERE to view what we'll be making.

This promises to be a fun night with the team from The Cocktail Guru! Learn the basics of mixology as well as how to make at least 3 cocktails plus be entertained by bar trivia while you mix your own drinks! This is sure to get you ready to do holiday entertaining this year!


Mini Cranberry Apple Pie Baking Program

Mini Cranberry Apple Pie Baking Program (Virtual)
Thursday, November 19th at 6:30 pm

This is a virtual Zoom program. Email Kim in order to receive the link to attend. The library will provide the ingredients for the program which can be picked up ahead of time. You will also receive a list of additional supplies as well as the recipe.

In time for Thanksgiving, join us for an online baking program. Just like our popular in-person baking programs, we'll all create the pies in real time together. Then you'll just need to bake them on your own for a tasty reward! Will look similar to the photo from the Feel Good Foodie blog.


Shark Conservation and Research with the Shark Lab

Shark Conservation and Research with the Shark Lab (Virtual)
Thursday, December 3rd at 6:30 pm

This is a virtual Zoom program. Email Kim in order to receive the link to attend.

Photo courtesy of Chelle Blais.

The Bimini Biological Field Station Foundation (BBFSF) is a world-leading research station that primarily studies the shark and ray species found cruising the shallow waters around Bimini, Bahamas. Founded by Dr. Samuel Gruber in 1990, BBFSF, also known as the Bimini Shark Lab, main missions are to advance the scientific communities knowledge about the biology of sharks and rays, aid in conservation and education initiatives, and to disseminate research results to a wider audience.

In this program, participants will get to learn why sharks are important for our oceans, the major threats facing declining shark populations globally, and how the Shark Lab's current research projects are hoping to aid and inform conservation strategies, management, and policy. You'll also learn how they conduct research on these incredible animals and answer any questions you might have about sharks!



Ongoing Programs

Currently all in-person, inside the library programs are on hiatus until further notice due to Covid-19.

coffee

Coffee Group
Monday - Thursday at 9:00 am

Many local citizens gather at the library to drink coffee and enjoy snacks. There is a freewill donation taken. All are welcome, but come prepared to defend your political opinions!



Potluck

Koffee Klatch
Tuesdays at 1:00 pm

A potluck lunch is held every Tuesday in the Marceline Turner room. Bring your favorite dish and join the conversation!



Movement through Awareness yoga class

Awareness through Movement Yoga Class with Aly Evans
Wednesdays from 5:30-6:30 pm

You may appreciate this class if:

  • You are craving movement in your life!
  • Your body feels stiff and/or you have pain in your body.
  • You are interested to learn how to deepen and bring more awareness to your breath.
  • You are interested or open to learning simple meditation techniques.
  • You have never taken a yoga class but are curious about it.
  • You love to stretch and breathe and be aware!

Bring yoga mat if possible, but there will be a few extra mats available. Donations to instructor acceptable.



Knitting

Adult Knitting
Thursdays at 2:30 pm

Have extra yarn you want to donate? We'll take your yarn!

An informal knitting gathering. Knitters of all skill levels are welcome. If you would like to learn to knit, our staff will be happy to teach you the basics.



Quilts for Veterans

Quilts for Veterans
2nd Wednesday of each month from 9:00 am-12:00 pm

This group creates quilts in honor of veterans who have served their country. These quilts are then given to selected veterans to cherish. All levels of quilting ability are welcome. Check out further information on the Quilts for Veterans page.



Council on Aging

Community Outreach with the Council on Aging
4th Thursday of each month from 9:00-10:00 am

A staff member from the Council will be on hand each month to answer questions regarding services or for appropriate referrals. No appointment is necessary. In the event of inclement weather the event will be cancelled for that time.



Library Hours

  • Monday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Tuesday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Wednesday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Thursday: 9:00 A.M. - 9:00 P.M.
  • Friday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Saturday: 11:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.
  • Closed Sundays
  • Monday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Tuesday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Wednesday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Thursday: 9:00 A.M. - 9:00 P.M.
  • Friday: 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
  • Saturday: 11:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.
  • Closed Sundays

19649 Linwood Rd.
(913) 301-3686

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