Escape the Ordinary!
June 22 through August 8.
This summer, escape your regular reading routine by playing our Summer Reading Bingo! Complete five squares in a row to win a prize and qualify for our grand prize drawing. The categories will challenge you to read something out of the ordinary, but provide enough flexibility to select titles you’ll enjoy.
Stop by the Adult Reference Desk to register and pick up a bingo card.
A cross country coach in a small California town transforms a team of athletes into championship contenders.
Starring Kevin Costner, Rated PG, 129 min.
Knitters and Crocheters, unite! Ages 10 to Adult. This friendly drop-in group has no instructor, though volunteers will help beginners who have some basic knowledge. First-timers should bring a light colored yarn and either a size J or K crochet hook or size 10 or larger knitting needles. Meets on the following Saturdays from 11 am – 1 pm:
- August 8 & 22
Adult book discussion group. No registration required. Visit the Reference Desk if you need a copy of the book. Meets monthly on the following Wednesdays at 7 pm.
August 12: The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
A complete list of our book discussion titles is available here.
Wednesday, August 19, 6–8 pm
No doubt about it, our quarterly Open Mic nights are a huge hit! Our special guest Emcee for August will be the exceptional T. Miller. If you’re ready to slam, bring 2 pieces or five minutes’ worth of work to share. Ages 12 through adult are welcome to read poetry aloud, enjoy light refreshments, listen and be inspired. No small children, please. Sign in between 5:30-6:30 to be guaranteed your turn at the mic.
Our knowledgeable staff teaches free sessions on the following topics: Introduction to Computers, Get Started with E-Mail, Internet Basics, Introduction to Microsoft Word, Excel or Powerpoint, and Intermediate Windows Skills. New additions to our line-up are Intermediate Microsoft Word and Excel, as well as general drop-in computer help sessions. Class schedules are updated continuously.
This book discussion group, focusing on books about history, meets at the library the first Monday of the month from 6:30-8 pm. For further information, please contact Jim White at 734.261.0874.