team trivia challenge

DATE CHANGE! October 27th, 1-4pm, Main Library

Gather your team of experts and sign up to compete in the team championship! It's general trivia in this pub-style trivia event.  Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places. Need a team? No worries- sign up and we’ll get you hooked up. Click here to register.

Adult Writers' Group Breakfast Book Club Dungeons & Bookworms Flashlight Readers Knitting Nights
Library Lunch Hour Make It! Movies at the Library Mystery Society Open Game Day
Open Lab Page Folders Photo Club Remember When Tech Time

adult writers' group

Meet other local writers for a weekly writing group at the Main Library in LaGrange. Come share something you’ve written, or take advantage of the Library atmosphere to get some writing done. We'll have writing prompts each week to get you started. Writers of all genres and experience welcome!

Fall Dates:
October 6th, 10am
October 20th, 10am
November 3rd, 10am
November 17th, 10am
December 1st, 10am
December 15th, 10am
December 29th, 10am

breakfast book club, south Oldham Library

October 25th, 10 am, South Oldham
Book Selection: The Memory Keeper's Daughter
Breakfast and a lively discussion are provided a this book club. Sign up at South Oldham Library to receive a copy of the book!

Dungeons and Bookworms

Do you long to pick up your sword and slay dragons, or wield your magic for the good of the realm? This adult Pathfinder RPG group is for you! No experience needed, but registration is required. Space is limited. Email bethanym@oldhampl.org if you are interested in joining.

DUNGEONS & BOOKWORMS ONE SHOTS!

Want to try RPGs, but not sure you have the time to commit to a full campaign? Register for monthly one-shot games and try out new systems! Registration is requried. One-shot games will typically be offered on Tuesday evenings.

Saturday, October 13th, 12:30-3:30pm (TIME CHANGE!): Dungeon World

Flashlight readers

This new book club will meet at South Oldham on the second Tuesday evening of each month. The next session is 6:30pm on October 9th, and the book is A Walk in the Woods. Pick up your copy of the book at the South Oldham Library.

knitting nights

Are you a knitter? A crocheter? A (rug) hooker? Do you want to learn how to do any of those things? Drop in the Main Library. Bring your own projects to work on and show off, or come and use supplies provided to start your own fiber obsession. The library will provide hot beverages, yarn, needles, and instruction for beginners. No registration required for this event; adults only.

Fall Dates:
October 9th, 6pm
November 6th, 6pm
December 11th, 6pm

 

Library lunch hour

 

Join staff at the Main Library for a free lunch and activity on the third Friday of the month! Learn about new technology and materials available to patrons. Each session will feature different activities. Registration is required. Click the dates below to sign up for sessions.

November 16th, noon-1pm: Online Classes
Looking for continuing education? Want to learn a new skill? Come and hear about free online resources available to you through the library and other organizations to help you access online classes!

make it!

October 23rd, 6pm

This evening program for adults is a chance to come into the lab and learn more about specific pieces of equipment and get some hands on experience with new technology. October’s program will feature the Cricut machine and vinyl cutting. Registration is required. Click here to sign up.

 

Movies at the Library

Come enjoy a free movie for grownups at the Main Library each month! Free popcorn is provided. Click title to see movie details.

October 25th, 6pm: Ant-Man and the Wasp

 

mystery society

The Mystery Society is an adult book club run by the library that features mystery books old and new. Sign up to receive a copy of the month's book and then join us for discussion and detection! Titles for the next month are revealed at the previous meeting.NOW TWO OPPORTUNITIES TO JOIN! Each month a morning and an evening session of the Mystery Society will meet. Each meeting discusses the same book. Pick the meeting that best fits your schedule. Click here to sign up for the current title.

October 3rd, 10am: Defending Jacob
October 10th, 6:30pm: Defending Jacob

November 7th, 10am
November 8th, 6:30pm

December 5th, 10am
December 13th, 6:30pm

open game day

Drop in the Main Library during Open Game Days for tabletop fun! We have over 100 different board games to choose from. Learn a new game or play an old favorite. This event is family friendly; children under 12 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Fall Dates:
October 20th, 1-5pm, Main Library
November 17th, 1-5pm, Main Library
December 15th, 1-5pm, Main Library

open lab

Open Lab starts at the Main Library on September 19th and continues every Wednesday after from 9:30-8pm! Drop in during library hours to use equipment in the Maker Lab. All Open Lab hours are supervised by staff available to give assistance. Some equipment may require training before use.

team trivia challenge

October 11th, 10:30am, South Oldham Library

Make your own amazing creations out of recycled books at this monthly craft program for adults. Click here to register!

photo club at south oldham Library

The Photo Club at South Oldham is for camera enthusiasts. All experience levels are welcome! Take pictures following the month's theme and submit to Julie Wilson at the South Oldham Library to be featured at the following showcase. Want to see pictures from the current showcase? Click here!

October Theme: "Touch Series"
Submit photos to juliew@oldhampl.org

Remember When

October 24th, 10am: Halloween
Remember When is a new history program for adults at the Main Library. Each month will feature a presentation on a new topic. Participants will learn background information and trivia about the topic, and then discuss personal memories or other primary resources on the subject.

Tech Time

Drop in for a hands on opportunity to experience new technology and try out new skills. Activities at this event are for ages 12-120.

Mahan Library: October 11th, 4-7:30am
South Oldham: October 18th, 4-7:30am

Career Assistance from Kentuckiana Works

Looking for a new job? A Talent Development Specialist from Kentuckian Works will be at the Main Library Tuesdays and Wednesdays in study room #2 from 9:30am-3:30pm. Weekly sessions will include workshops on resume building, networking, linkedin, job search assistance and more. If you would like more information about programs offered through Kentuckiana Works, please click here.