Adult Programs

Book Club

Drop in and discover good books, good discussion, and great people the second Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m.

For a full list of upcoming dates and titles, click here.

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October 9th at 6:30 pm  
Presented by Rod Deutschmann.  


Cook Book Club
October 17th at 6:30 pm - Asia
November 21st at 6:30 pm - Europe
Presented by Ellora Ladd  


Crafting Programs

Coloring Club
Monday, October 16th & November 20th from 6:30-7:30 pm
Relieve stress with this fun activity on the third Wednesday of the month


Open Crafting Night
Thursday, October 26th from 6:30-7:30 pm
Bring your current craft projects for a fun night of crafting with friends on the fourth Thursday of the month.


Social Security and Income Planning
October 17th & 23rd at 6:00 (2 Day Course)
Presented by The Advisory Group


Taxes After Retirement
November 6th at 1:00 pm & 6:00 pm (Same Course)
Presented by The Advisory Group




Health Programs


Saturdays at 9:30, in the Community Room

September 2nd, 16th, 23rd, 30th




October 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th



Adult Play
Tuesdays, 10:00-2:00
Get a group together to play cards, chess, scrabble and/or more.  The library will provide the games, you provide the players

Friday at the Movies
November 3rd, 9:30 - Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
Join us for a classic film with refreshments at the library.

Medicare Q & A
November 27th, 9:00-11:00
If you are looking to sign up for Medicare and have questions on how to register or what is covered, this will be a great time to ask. Bring your questions and learn what to expect when you join Medicare.

Food for Fines
All November
Bring in food items and get fines forgiven.  The library is looking to give 2000 pounds of food to the Glen Ed Pantry this year.  You can get $1.00 off of your account for overdue materials for each food item that you bring in.  Food will not be accepted for lost items.

Every Monday in November, 10:00-1:00
Hosted by Susan Carsell
Have an idea for a good story?  The national Novel Writing Month is a great opportunity to accept the challenge and take time to write.  Drop in for an hour, your lunch break, or for the whole time

A Plethora of Pens writing group meet on the first Monday of the month from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Community Room. This writing group encourages each other’s creativity with plot scenarios and character development, and gives support to one another’s work.






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