Adult Program

Lunchtime @the Library --- Mollie's War: Letters of a World War II WAC in Europe

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert. Mollie Schaffer was an average American woman who became a member of the Women’s Army Corps during WWII. Her experiences, from basic training in Florida in 1943 to the moment when the Statue of Liberty came into view upon her return in November 1945, are detailed in Mollie’s War, which she co-authored with her daughter, Cyndee Schaffer.

Popcorn & Paperbacks -- A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:45pm
(Grades 9 to 12) Join us for a book & movie discussion just for grades 9 to 12. Read the book, come discuss A Study in Charlotte, have some snacks, and watch Sherlock Holmes (2009)! We’ll compare and contrast and decide which one we like best! Rated PG-13, to learn more go to Register and receive a copy of the book at the Youth Services Desk!

How to Write a Memoir

Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Join David Rutter, veteran newspaper columnist and life-long writer, to gain the skills and tools to write a personal memoir. This two-hour session includes 'how to interview grandma' as well as how to get published.

Lunchtime @the Library --- Al Capone & The 1933 World's Fair

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert!
Al Capone and the 1933 World’s Fair: The End of the Gangster Era in Chicago, by William Hazelgrove, is an exciting and sprawling history behind Chicago, the 1933 World’s Fair and the six millionaire businessmen, dubbed The Secret Six, who beat Al Capone at his own game. Book sale and signing will follow the presentation.