Adult Programs

The Library offers many monthly programs and bookclubs for adults at all branches. Check them out below!

For dates and registration on the most current events, visit the programs & events page

To see flyers for all the programs happening this month, check out our Virtual Adult Bulletin Board

LaGrange Branch Programs

Adult Writers Group

Monthly meetings: Saturdays at 10am | Hybrid: LaGrange Branch or Virtual

Are you a writer, and aspiring writer, or just interested in the process of writing? Join the Adult Writers Group for bi-weekly prompts, tips, discussion, and peer review. The group meets every other Saturday at 10am through zoom. All levels of experience are welcome! Check the library calendar to see the current schedule of meetings, and email Juliew@oldhampl.org if you'd like to be added to the mailing list for invites to the virtual meetings.

Reading Between the Spine

Monthly meetings Mondays at 10am | LaGrange Branch

This new book club is perfect for adults looking to explore new authors. Each month we'll choose a book from a different genre. Visit our Events Calendar to find details about the next session and to sign up for a copy of the latest book.

Handmade Creations

Thursdays at 11:30am

Are you a maker looking to learn a new craft? Join us each Thursday at the LaGrange Library to try a new project and meet library friends. All skill levels are welcomed. Visit our Events Calendar to find details about the next session and to register.

Get Your Game On

Every Wednesday from 11:30–1:00pm

Cards? Scrabble? Bananagrams? You name it, we'll play it. Join us for this casual weekly game time at the library every Wednesday. No sign up required. Find the next session by visiting our Events Calendar.

Let's Get Craftin'

Calling all crafters! Join us each month to make a different art project and hang out with your library friends. This program travels to all three of our branches. Find a session at your local library and register by visiting our Events Calendar.

Goshen Branch Programs

Second Saturday Book Club

Monthly meetings Saturdays at 10:30am | Goshen Branch

Read a novel from a different genre each month and then discuss it at the Goshen Library! Visit our Events Calendar to find details about the next session and to sign up for a copy of the latest book.

Senior Strolls

Every Wednesday at 10:30am | Goshen Branch

For our senior patrons ages 55+ join as we take a leisurely stroll through Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve! We'll talk about what books we're reading, shows or movies we're watching and what little critters we may encounter. Meet outside the Nature Center for a one mile walk at a slow pace. This new program aims to connect with our seniors, to offer a safe opportunity for folks to enjoy the beauty of the woods, and to create community amongst our patrons, nurturing a place where they can share stories and make friends. No sign up required!

Let's Get Craftin'

Calling all crafters! Join us each month to make a different art project and hang out with your library friends. This program travels to all three of our branches. Find a session at your local library and register by visiting our Events Calendar.

Pop! Art Night

Join us as we tackle some fun, eccentric craft projects inspired by pop culture on a Tuesday evening. All ages welcome, but geared more for folks aged 13 and up. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Find a session and register by visiting our Events Calendar.

South Oldham Branch Programs

Page Folders

Have you ever wondered how people make art out of re-purposed books? You can learn how to transform an old book into something new just by folding it! First-time folders should always start with our Beginners class, which meets the first Friday of the month, 9:30am. Experienced folders meet on the third Friday of the month at 9:30am to create a new project and gather with other Page Folders. Both classes are held at the South Library, in-person. Find a session you'd like to attend and register by visiting our Events Calendar.

Breakfast Book Club

Monthly Meetings: Fridays at 10:30am | South Oldham Branch

For the morning crowd, the Breakfast Bookclub meets monthly to discuss books picked from across all genres. Visit our Events Calendar to find details about the next session and to sign up for a copy of the latest book.

Elevensies

Fridays at 11:00am | South Oldham Branch

Join us on Fridays for Elevensies! It's time for tea, treats, and conversation. Chat about the happenings of the day, bring a craft to work on, or just hang out with your library friends! No sign up required.

Let's Get Craftin'

Calling all crafters! Join us each month to make a different art project and hang out with your library friends. This program travels to all three of our branches. Find a session at your local library and register by visiting our Events Calendar.

Virtual Programs

Flashlight Readers

Monthly meetings: Tuesdays at 6:30pm

This evening book club reads a variety of genres. Visit our Events Calendar to sign up for a copy of the latest book and then join for lively discussion online!

Want to start your own book club?

You can check out book club kits containing multiple copies of the same title from the library to help facilitate your own gatherings! Click here to see a list of titles available.