Adult Services Librarian, Pam Swanson

Book Discussion

The Book Club meets monthly on the fourth Mondays at 6:30 p.m. to discuss a book selected by one of the members.This group discusses a wide variety of books. Copies of the monthly book selections are available for checkout at the library. All readers are welcome to join!


May 22 – Me Before You by JoJo Moyes

June 26 – Digital Fortress by Dan Brown

March 27 – I Know this Much to be True by Wally Lamb

April 24 – Prayers For Sale by Sandra Dallas


Bible Group Reading Together

Adult Programs


6/22/17 Coffee & Bagels 10:00am – 12:00pm

6/8/17 Canvas & Cabernet 5:30pm – 7:30pm

6/14/17 Tapas, American Style 6:00pm – 7:00pm

6/21/17 Coloring Cafe 5:00pm – 7:00pm

6/28/17 Marimo Aquascapes 5:00pm – 6:00pm

7/5/17 Freestyle Art 5:00pm – 7:00pm

7/8/17 Adult Summer Reading Finale 12:00pm – 2:00pm

7/12/17 BINGO! 6:00pm – 7:00pm

7?19/17 Six Flags Great America 8:30am – 11:30pm

7/26/17 Solar Eclipse Presentation 6:00pm – 7:00pm

8/2/17 “Never Give In” The Life of Sir Winston Churchill 6:00pm – 7:30pm


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Monday - Thursday: 9am - 8pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 3pm
Sunday: Closed



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Sunday: Closed

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