Events for Adults
Fall 2018 // September 10 to December 21
Monroe Makeover Monday
Tap into the knowledge of local experts to gain new information and have fun!
Monday, December 10 at 6:30 PM
Massage has powers to relax stiff muscles and soothe the soul. Join Licensed Massage Therapist Amy Whiteman, founder of Iaomai Massage, to learn some of the basics. Bring a friend and learn together! Adults only. Please sign up in advance by December 3.
Winter/Spring 2019 // January 7 to May 21
Library Lunchtime Book Club
2nd Wednesdays at 11:00 AM
Our daytime book club is an informal discussion group reading a varied selection of fiction and nonfiction books. Feel free to come when you can, or only when the book interests you. Please bring a lunch, if you like! You may pick up a copy of each month’s selection at the Checkout Desk, beginning on the first day of the preceding month.
Wanderlust Book Club
3rd Tuesdays at 6:00 PM
Our evening book club reads globally, discussing fiction and nonfiction books from around the world, with a focus on books taking place outside the United States. Interested? Feel free to come when you can! You can pick up a copy of each month's selection at the Checkout Desk.
1st Tuesdays at 6:00 PM **new day**
2nd Tuesday in January
Creative making events for adults of all ages. Crafters of any and all skill levels are welcome to join us. Express your creativity!
January 8 (2nd Tuesday): Giant Snowflakes & Cardboard Stars
February 5: Recycled Stationery
March 5: Shadow Collage
April 2: Paper Houseplants
May 7: Honeycomb Balls and Tissue Poms
Note: children ages 10 and up are welcome if attending together with a parent or other adult.
Bricks & Brews
Monday, April 22 at 6:30 PM
@ Bullquarian Brewhouse, 1128 17th Ave.
An adults-only night of LEGO brick building, storytelling, and your choice of beer. Come socialize! Ages 21+ only.
Oregon Trail Live!
Saturday, April 27 at 1:00 PM
Yoke up your oxen and hope you don't die of cholera... the classic computer game comes to life in our competitive team event. Adults and families welcome. Please sign up your team of 3-6 people in advance.
Monday, May 13 at 6:30 PM
Bring a fellow sleuth, learn the basics, and then use your new skills to find our hidden caches! Please bring your smartphone and dress for the weather. All are welcome.
Whodunit Murder Mystery
Saturday, May 18 from 1:00 to 3:00 PM
Can you catch the culprit? Could it be YOU??!?!? Join us for a literary spin on a murder mystery party. Adults only. Please sign up in advance.
Medieval Armor: The Truth
Monday, May 20 at 6:30 PM
See and touch real armor and learn about its historical significance with Living Manuscript, featuring John Keizer, a local armorer and medievalist. All are welcome.