Events for Adults

Jan 2021

“Virtual" ports of call in France and Belgium!
Thursday, January 28, 7:00 PM
“Virtual" ports of call in France and Belgium!

See France and Belgium on a “virtual cruise”! Come and join Stephen Brunskill — one of our library's reference librarians and an avid overseas traveler — as he shares two ports of call in France and Belgium from a 2019…

Feb 2021

Foreign Film Lovers Club Online
Wednesday, February 3, 7:00 PM
Foreign Film Lovers Club Online

You asked for it, you’ve got it! One of the Library’s most popular programs has been our “Foreign Film Series.” Now in its fourth year, the series has been featuring a variety of entertaining and thought-provoking films, four in the…

Book Lovers' Circle: Online
Thursday, February 4, 7:00 PM
Book Lovers' Circle: Online

The Library’s popular “Book Lovers Circle” is online! What is the “Book Lovers’ Circle,” you may ask? Participants of this long-running book club meet the first Thursday of each month to share about the books, good, bad, or indifferent, they…

Virtual Evening Book Club: "This Tender Land"
Tuesday, February 9, 7:00 PM
Virtual Evening Book Club: "This Tender Land"

It's back!   Our popular Evening Book Club had to go on hiatus during the pandemic, and even though the Library is not open for in-person programming yet, we're taking the book club online. Our next meetup will be on…

Virtual Morning Book Club: "Dear Edward"
Thursday, February 11, 10:00 AM
Virtual Morning Book Club: "Dear Edward"

It’s back! Our Morning Book Club had to go on hiatus during the pandemic, and even though the Library is not open for in-person programming yet, we’re taking the book clubs online. Our next meetup will be on Thursday, February…

Virtual Classics Book Club: "Their Eyes Were Watching God"
Thursday, February 11, 7:00 PM
Virtual Classics Book Club: "Their Eyes Were Watching God"

Join us for the latest “Virtual Classics Book Club” on February 11 when we will be discussing "Their Eyes Were Watching God" by Zora Neale Hurston in celebration of Black History Month. Considered by many as one of the most…

Foreign Film Lovers Club Online
Wednesday, February 17, 7:00 PM
Foreign Film Lovers Club Online

You asked for it, you’ve got it! One of the Library’s most popular programs has been our “Foreign Film Series.” Now in its fourth year, the series has been featuring a variety of entertaining and thought-provoking films, four in the…

MFoB @Home: Kristin Hannah in Discussion With Carol Fitzgerald on "The Four Winds"
Saturday, February 20, 2:00 PM
MFoB @Home: Kristin Hannah in Discussion With Carol Fitzgerald on "The Four Winds"

Kristin Hannah is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Nightingale and The Great Alone. The Four Winds is an epic novel of love and heroism and hope, set against the backdrop of one of America’s most defining…

MFoB @Home: Nadia Owusu in Discussion With Carol Fitzgerald on "Aftershocks"
Saturday, February 20, 3:30 PM
MFoB @Home: Nadia Owusu in Discussion With Carol Fitzgerald on "Aftershocks"

Nadia Owusu is a Brooklyn-based, award winning writer. Aftershocks is her first book and is a deeply felt memoir about the push and pull of belonging, the seismic emotional toll of family secrets, and the heart it takes to pull…

MFoB @Home: David Michaelis in Discussion With Bill Goldstein on "Eleanor"
Sunday, February 21, 2:00 PM
MFoB @Home: David Michaelis in Discussion With Bill Goldstein on "Eleanor"

David Michaelis is the New York Times bestselling author of Schulz and Peanuts and N. C. Wyeth. In his new book, Eleanor, David pulls back the curtain and delves into Roosevelt’s inner life as never before with this revelatory, intimate,…

MFoB @Home: V.E. Schwab on "The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue"
Sunday, February 21, 3:30 PM
MFoB @Home: V.E. Schwab on "The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue"

Victoria “V. E.” Schwab is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of more than 20 books, including the Shades of Magic series. The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue begins in France, 1714, when a young woman makes a Faustian…

Mar 2021

Foreign Film Lovers Club Online
Wednesday, March 3, 7:00 PM
Foreign Film Lovers Club Online

You asked for it, you’ve got it! One of the Library’s most popular programs has been our “Foreign Film Series.” Now in its fourth year, the series has been featuring a variety of entertaining and thought-provoking films, four in the…

Book Lovers' Circle
Thursday, March 4, 7:00 PM
Book Lovers' Circle

The Library’s popular “Book Lovers' Circle” is online! What is the “Book Lovers’ Circle,” you may ask? Participants of this long-running book club meet the first Thursday of each month to share about the books, good, bad, or indifferent, they…

Virtual Morning Book Club: "Ask Again, Yes"
Thursday, March 11, 10:00 AM
Virtual Morning Book Club: "Ask Again, Yes"

It’s back! Our Morning Book Club had to go on hiatus during the pandemic, and even though the Library is not open for in-person programming yet, we’re taking the book clubs online.  Our next meetup will be on Thursday, March…

Virtual Classics Book Club
Thursday, March 11, 7:00 PM
Virtual Classics Book Club

Join us for the latest “Virtual Classics Book Club” on March 11, book TBA. How do you attend online, you may ask? We are using Zoom for this meeting, which can be used via telephone or through the Zoom app,…

Foreign Film Lovers Club Online
Wednesday, March 17, 7:00 PM
Foreign Film Lovers Club Online

You asked for it, you’ve got it! One of the Library’s most popular programs has been our “Foreign Film Series.” Now in its fourth year, the series has been featuring a variety of entertaining and thought-provoking films, four in the…

Apr 2021

Book Lovers' Circle
Thursday, April 1, 7:00 PM
Book Lovers' Circle

The Library’s popular “Book Lovers' Circle” is online! What is the “Book Lovers’ Circle,” you may ask? Participants of this long-running book club meet the first Thursday of each month to share about the books, good, bad, or indifferent, they…

Foreign Film Lovers Club Online
Wednesday, April 7, 7:00 PM
Foreign Film Lovers Club Online

You asked for it, you’ve got it! One of the Library’s most popular programs has been our “Foreign Film Series.” Now in its fourth year, the series has been featuring a variety of entertaining and thought-provoking films, four in the…

Virtual Morning Book Club: "Educated" by Tara Westover
Thursday, April 8, 10:00 AM
Virtual Morning Book Club: "Educated" by Tara Westover

It’s back! Our Morning Book Club had to go on hiatus during the pandemic, and even though the Library is not open for in-person programming yet, we’re taking the book clubs online. Educated is a coming-of-age memoir of a girl…

Virtual Classics Book Club
Thursday, April 8, 7:00 PM
Virtual Classics Book Club

Join us for the latest “Virtual Classics Book Club” on April 8, book TBA. How do you attend online, you may ask? We are using Zoom for this meeting, which can be used via telephone or through the Zoom app,…

Foreign Film Lovers Club Online
Wednesday, April 21, 7:00 PM
Foreign Film Lovers Club Online

You asked for it, you’ve got it! One of the Library’s most popular programs has been our “Foreign Film Series.” Now in its fourth year, the series has been featuring a variety of entertaining and thought-provoking films, four in the…

May 2021

Foreign Film Lovers Club Online
Wednesday, May 5, 7:00 PM
Foreign Film Lovers Club Online

You asked for it, you’ve got it! One of the Library’s most popular programs has been our “Foreign Film Series.” Now in its fourth year, the series has been featuring a variety of entertaining and thought-provoking films, four in the…

Book Lovers' Circle
Thursday, May 6, 7:00 PM
Book Lovers' Circle

The Library’s popular “Book Lovers' Circle” is online! What is the “Book Lovers’ Circle,” you may ask? Participants of this long-running book club meet the first Thursday of each month to share about the books, good, bad, or indifferent, they…

Virtual Morning Book Club: "This Tender Land"
Thursday, May 13, 10:00 AM
Virtual Morning Book Club: "This Tender Land"

It’s back! Our Morning Book Club had to go on hiatus during the pandemic, and even though the Library is not open for in-person programming yet, we’re taking the book clubs online.  Our next meetup will be on Thursday, May…

Virtual Classics Book Club: "Lady Chatterley's Lover"
Thursday, May 13, 7:00 PM
Virtual Classics Book Club: "Lady Chatterley's Lover"

Join us for the latest “Virtual Classics Book Club” on May 13 when we will be discussing "Lady Chatterley’s Lover” by D.H. Lawrence. Originally self-published in 1928, Lawrence's frank portrayal of an extramarital affair caused this controversial book, now considered…

Foreign Film Lovers Club Online
Wednesday, May 19, 7:00 PM
Foreign Film Lovers Club Online

You asked for it, you’ve got it! One of the Library’s most popular programs has been our “Foreign Film Series.” Now in its fourth year, the series has been featuring a variety of entertaining and thought-provoking films, four in the…

Jun 2021

Book Lovers' Circle
Thursday, June 3, 7:00 PM
Book Lovers' Circle

The Library’s popular “Book Lovers' Circle” is online! What is the “Book Lovers’ Circle,” you may ask? Participants of this long-running book club meet the first Thursday of each month to share about the books, good, bad, or indifferent, they…

Jul 2021

Book Lovers' Circle
Thursday, July 1, 7:00 PM
Book Lovers' Circle

The Library’s popular “Book Lovers' Circle” is online! What is the “Book Lovers’ Circle,” you may ask? Participants of this long-running book club meet the first Thursday of each month to share about the books, good, bad, or indifferent, they…

Virtual Morning Book Club: "When We Were Vikings"
Thursday, July 8, 10:00 AM
Virtual Morning Book Club: "When We Were Vikings"

It’s back! Our Morning Book Club had to go on hiatus during the pandemic, and even though the Library is not open for in-person programming yet, we’re taking the book clubs online.  Our next meetup will be on Thursday, July…

Aug 2021

Book Lovers' Circle
Thursday, August 5, 7:00 PM
Book Lovers' Circle

The Library’s popular “Book Lovers' Circle” is online! What is the “Book Lovers’ Circle,” you may ask? Participants of this long-running book club meet the first Thursday of each month to share about the books, good, bad, or indifferent, they…

Sep 2021

Book Lovers' Circle
Thursday, September 2, 7:00 PM
Book Lovers' Circle

The Library’s popular “Book Lovers' Circle” is online! What is the “Book Lovers’ Circle,” you may ask? Participants of this long-running book club meet the first Thursday of each month to share about the books, good, bad, or indifferent, they…

Oct 2021

Book Lovers' Circle
Thursday, October 7, 7:00 PM
Book Lovers' Circle

The Library’s popular “Book Lovers' Circle” is online! What is the “Book Lovers’ Circle,” you may ask? Participants of this long-running book club meet the first Thursday of each month to share about the books, good, bad, or indifferent, they…

Nov 2021

Book Lovers' Circle
Thursday, November 4, 7:00 PM
Book Lovers' Circle

The Library’s popular “Book Lovers' Circle” is online! What is the “Book Lovers’ Circle,” you may ask? Participants of this long-running book club meet the first Thursday of each month to share about the books, good, bad, or indifferent, they…

Dec 2021

Book Lovers' Circle
Thursday, December 2, 7:00 PM
Book Lovers' Circle

The Library’s popular “Book Lovers' Circle” is online! What is the “Book Lovers’ Circle,” you may ask? Participants of this long-running book club meet the first Thursday of each month to share about the books, good, bad, or indifferent, they…