Adult Services Librarian, Pam Swanson pswanson@fossilridge.org

Book Discussions

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!

1/28 The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

2/25 Midnight Crossroad by Charlaine Harris

3/25 A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

4/22 Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

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The Cookbook Club meets monthly on the third Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m.  Choose your favorite recipe from each month’s book and bring a sample to share at the meeting. Copies of the monthly book selections are available for checkout at the library. All readers are welcome to join!

1/15 The Ultimate Soup Cookbook by Reader’s Digest

2/19 Bake Sale Cookbook by Sandra Lee

3/19 Bake Until Bubbly – The Ultimate Casserole Cookbook by Clifford A. Wright

4/16 Not Your Mother’s Slow Cooker Cookbook by Beth Henspeger and Julie Kaufman

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The Non-Fiction Book Club meets monthly on the third Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m. to discuss a book selected by one of the members. Copies of the monthly book selections are available for checkout at the library. All readers are welcome to join!

1/16 Food: A Love Story by Jim Gaffigan

2/20 Devil in the White City by Erik Larson

3/20 A Street Cat Named Bob and How He Changed My Life by James Bowen

4/17 Ghost Soldiers: the Forgotten Epic Story of World War II’s Most Dramatic Missions by Sides Hampton

 

 

 

Bible Group Reading Together

Adult Programs

 

17 Jan
Sr. Movie Matinee – Showing On Golden Pond
  Start:  January 17, 2019  -  End:  January 17, 2019
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Spend the afternoon enjoying a classic movie with your friends. Refreshments provided. Registration is not required. 1:00pm  
30 Jan
White Elephant Bingo
  Start:  January 30, 2019  -  End:  January 30, 2019
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 Come out for an afternoon of fun! Everyone who attends should bring a white elephant prize. Something funny, useful,  impractical, pretty, silly … anything! Winners will choose from the imaginative selection of prizes. Refreshments provided. Registration required.  
06 Feb
Chef Brandy
  Start:  February 6, 2019  -  End:  February 6, 2019
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Join us for an evening with great recipes and delicious samples with Chef Brandy. Registration is required. 6:00 p.pm. – 7:00 p.m.
14 Feb
Sr. Movie Matinee – Showing Breakfast at Tiffany’s
  Start:  February 14, 2019  -  End:  February 14, 2019
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Spend the afternoon enjoying a classic movie with your friends. Refreshments provided. Registration is not required. 1:00pm
15 Feb
Coffee & Bagels
  Start:  February 15, 2019  -  End:  February 15, 2019
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Come to the library for bagels, coffee and conversation with your neighbors. All adults are welcome. 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
20 Feb
Photo Transfer Class
  Start:  February 20, 2019  -  End:  February 21, 2019
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Learn how to transfer your photos to wood in this two part class. Participants must email a digital photo to pswanson@fossilridge.org prior to the program. Registration is required. 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
27 Feb
White Elephant Bingo
  Start:  February 27, 2019  -  End:  February 27, 2019
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Come out for an afternoon of fun! Everyone who attends should bring a white elephant prize. Something funny, useful,  impractical, pretty, silly … anything! Winners will choose from the imaginative selection of prizes. Refreshments provided. Registration required.
06 Mar
Paint & Sip
  Start:  March 6, 2019  -  End:  March 6, 2019
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Get ready to relax, unwind and have a fun night out! Bring your own     beverage and we’ll supply everything else. You may follow step by step instructions or create your own masterpiece. Registration is required. Must be 21 or older to attend. 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
14 Mar
Sr. Movie Matinee – Showing Grumpy Old Men
  Start:  March 14, 2019  -  End:  March 14, 2019
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Spend the afternoon enjoying a classic movie with your friends. Refreshments provided. Registration is not required. 1:00pm
20 Mar
Macrame Wall Hanging
  Start:  March 20, 2019  -  End:  March 20, 2019
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You will learn the basic knots of macrame and make your own gorgeous boho wall hanging in this beginner class. No prior experience is needed. Registration is required. 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
27 Mar
White Elephant Bingo
  Start:  March 27, 2019  -  End:  March 27, 2019
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Come out for an afternoon of fun! Everyone who attends should bring a white elephant prize. Something funny, useful,  impractical, pretty, silly … anything! Winners will choose from the imaginative selection of prizes. Refreshments provided. Registration required.
17 Apr
Succulent Planters
  Start:  April 17, 2019  -  End:  April 17, 2019
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Perfect for any person with the faintest hint of green on their thumb. Learn how to make a unique and easy to care for succulent planter.  Registration is required. 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
20 Apr
Embroidery in Color
  Start:  April 20, 2019  -  End:  April 27, 2019
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Try this new take on a timeless craft. No need to be a full-fledged artist. If you can trace, color and thread a needle, you can create beautiful art. Registration is required. 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
24 Apr
White Elephant Bingo
  Start:  April 24, 2019  -  End:  April 24, 2019
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Come out for an afternoon of fun! Everyone who attends should bring a white elephant prize. Something funny, useful,  impractical, pretty, silly … anything! Winners will choose from the imaginative selection of prizes. Refreshments provided. Registration required.

Lastest Events

 
6:30-7:00 Pajama Story Time will take place on the 2nd Monday of the month. January 7th, February 11th, March 11th, and April 8th. Children ages 3 to 6 are invited to come hear stories and have a bedtime snack. Wear your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal friend. Registration is required.  
Spend the afternoon enjoying a classic movie with your friends. Refreshments provided. Registration is not required. 1:00pm  
Boy Scouts of America– January 21st 2:00- 3:00. Since 1910, Scouting hasn’t been so much about twigs and leaves, camping or hiking as it is about the spark. The spark may be a leader’s encouraging words, achieving a merit badge for engineering or going on a high adventure rafting trip. A representative will be at
Club 345– Club 345- 3rd through 5th graders are encouraged to read the books then join us the third Monday of the month at 5:30 to view the movie and compare and contrast the two. Monday, January 21st – The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling Monday, February 18th– The House with a Clock in its
Wednesday Mornings 10:30-11:00. Lap-Sit is an interactive program for children ages birth to 24 months and their caregivers. You’ll sing songs, fingerplays, and enjoy reading time together. Registration is required, caregiver must attend with child.  
Thursdays 10:00-11:00. Toddlers and their caregivers can explore and play with different toys and sensory materials each week, develop fine and gross motor skills, as well as social interaction and language skills. Caregivers must accompany child during program. Recommend for ages birth-four years. Registration required