Adult Program

Lunchtime@the Library -- England Coast to Coast

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, dessert and coffee! Enjoy a 200-mile trek across the north of England with an international cast of amblers, ramblers and scramblers. Take in the scenery, adventure and sociability of the famed Coast to Cast Path extending from the Irish Sea to the North Sea via the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales, the North York Moors, and a bonus side trip up England's highest peak, Scafell Pike.
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Lunchtime@the Library --- Special Date for December! The Biltmore Estate

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert!

Located in Asheville, North Carolina, Biltmore Estate combines the talents of landscape designer Frederick Law Olmsted and architect William Morris Hunt. This slide lecture, presented by art historian Jeff Mishur, discusses the history, architecture and landscape plan of the estate as well as parallels between the fictitious Downtown Abbey’s Crawley family and the real-life home of the Vanderbilt’s.
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A Safe Place --- Shedding Light on Domestic Violence

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Join A Safe Place, Lake County’s sole provider of services exclusively addressing domestic violence, during Domestic Violence Awareness Month for a book talk and discussion of Anna Quindlen’s Pulitzer Prize winning novel, Black and Blue. This impactful story, filled with suspense and substance, places the reader directly inside the horror, confusion and hopelessness of main character Fran Benedetto. It asks the question, if it were you, what would you do? Would it be easy to walk away?
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