Summer Library Programs
Walking Books (Book Club)
Ages: Adults of all abilities and exercise levels
Date: Wednesdays, June 1-July 27th
Time: 10:00-10:30AM and 5:30-6:00 PM
This is a book club for readers who want to get moving and for walkers who love
to read. Walkers will meet at the Public Library and enjoy a walk
around the library neighborhood for 20-30 minutes. This unique book club
is a great opportunity to find new authors, meet new people and
experience the health benefits of regular walking. No pre-registration
required. Each participant will be entered into a weekly prize drawing.
Gaelic Guitarist Concert-Jerry Barlow
Date: Tuesday, June 14th
Time: 6:30 PM
is a warm, accessible performer and storyteller. His unique and
skillfully delivered repertoire incorporates favorite traditional pieces
as well as his own Celtic-inspired compositions.
people who love to talk about food-home cooks and self-proclaimed
foodies of all experience levels! The Public Library has started a
Cooking Club. This unique club will provide you with the outlet to
share this love with people who have the exact same passion. No
more need to talk endlessly about the intricacies of food to a
bewildered spouse or family member; use the club to get this out of your
system! This club meets September through May.
Click Here for more info and to register.
Date: Tuesday, June 21st
Time: 6:30-8:30 PM
Social artwork at its finest! Tickets are $12 per person. Paint Escape is a program designed to start with a trendy canvas art pattern and all the supplies and after a few hours of laughter
and fun, everyone will leave with a work of art that they created
themselves. No prior artistic skill/talent required...it's that easy!
Smithsonian "Remembers When" Music Concert
Date: Wednesday, July 6th
Time: 6:30 PM
and Sheila Everhart, creators of the "Traveling Museum of Music" &
"A History of America's Rural Music," & their newest program "The
Smithsonian Remembers When," will be performing at the Public Library.
Date: Third Thursdays of each month, September-May
Time: 6:00 PM
Date: Third Tuesdays of each month, September-May.
Time: 7:00 PM
Trivia Tuesday meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month,
September through May. This fun family program takes place at the Public
Library, downstairs in the meeting rooms. Refreshments will be provided.
Community members choose their own teams of 3-5 people, who can range
from family members to coworkers to singles groups. Individuals may
register for Trivia Tuesday and will be assigned a team before
together on tough questions to joking with other teams, team members
bond with each other and other teams to create a fun, stimulating
environment filled with friendly competition. Everyone has fun at Trivia
Available Book Clubs
The Public Library organizes the following book clubs for the general public:
Book Club in a Bag
Library patrons can check out all the materials needed to start their own book club or discussion. Each bag will contain several copies of a book, reading guides, discussion questions, etc. Book club bags can be checked out on your library card.
Participating in a Book Club
If you would like to join a book club or create your own, please contact the Alexander Mitchell Public Library at (605) 626-7097.