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Adventure Begins: Summer Reading for Adults

Adventure Begins at Your Library! Summer reading isn’t just for kids!

Discover, learn, and explore with us this summer and earn raffle tickets for: Reviewing a book, attending a program, using Hiveclass, using HeritageQuest, participating in our reading challenge on Beanstack, and more!

All tickets must be submitted by August 15, 2024.

Hiveclass is a digital learning platform that provides access to over 1,800 skill based, high quality, educational videos covering 16 sports and activities.

Beanstack is an online reading log and challenge platform. Log your reading history, review books, and get book recommendations.

HeritageQuest is a digital genealogy and history resource. Discover your family history today. Search census, military, and immigration records.

June and July Events:

Wednesday, June 26th at 6:30pm – Transgender 101 with Jillian Celentano
Join us for a special talk this Pride Month and learn more about the trans and gender expansive population. Jillian Celentano, transgender woman, licensed psychotherapist, social worker, and advocate will discuss the truths and misconceptions regarding the transgender and gender expansive population. With her education, experience in the field, and lived experience as a trans woman, Jillian aims to help others understand how being trans is really not that complicated or scary!
Click here to register.

Wednesday, July 10th at 6:30pm – Songwriting Workshop with Joe Flood
Interested in learning to write music and lyrics? Join us for a two session songwriting workshop with songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Joe Flood. Joe will provide an introduction to the craft of songwriting in the first session and allow participants to share and critique their work in the second session.
Click here to register.

Thursday, July 11th at 11:00am – Phoebe’s Morning Book Chat
The Mystery Guest by Nita Prose
Phoebe’s Morning Book Chat takes place on the second Thursday of every month at 11:00 am. Multiple copies of the selected book are available.
No registration required.

Saturday, July 13th at 6:00pm – Musical Bingo
Test your musical knowledge for the chance to win prizes! This event is for adults 21+.
Click here to purchase tickets.

Wednesday, July 17th at 6:30pm – Faraway Fiction Book Chat
Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi
Embark on a new adventure with each book! A book chat for lovers of Sci-Fi and Fantasy. Multiple copies of the selected book are available.
No registration required.

Thursday, July 18th at 5:30pm – Phoebe’s Silent Book Club
Join us for Phoebe’s new Silent Book Club. Bring your own book and read with fellow book lovers! The first 30 minutes is reserved for chatting and mingling, the rest is for silent reading. No need to register, light refreshments will be provided. 
No registration required.

Wednesday, July 24th at 6:30pm – Song Writing Workshop
Interested in learning to write music and lyrics? Join us for a two session songwriting workshop with songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Joe Flood. Joe will provide an introduction to the craft of songwriting in the first session and allow participants to share and critique their work in the second session.
Click here to register.

Wednesday, July 31st at 6:30pm – Hiveclass Community Yoga
Interested in learning to write music and lyrics? Join us for a two session songwriting workshop with songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Joe Flood. Joe will provide an introduction to the craft of songwriting in the first session and allow participants to share and critique their work in the second session.
Click here to register.


Summer Reading for Adults Prizes

Winning tickets will be drawn at the End of Summer Patio Party on August 28th. RSVP here! Prizes include an Amazon Kindle, a solar powered camping charger, a camping hammock, a tabletop s’mores maker, a set of hiking poles, and a $25.00 gift card to Blackhall Outfitters.

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