Adult Events

For event information contact the Circulation Desk at 583-3408 Ext. 2

 

8/21/2018

Summer Reading Program For Adults

08/21/2018 - 08/23/2018

Sign-up beginning June 21, 2018.

How it works:

Step 1:  Sign up to participate in our ONLINE summer reading program. Check out library books and audiobooks; e-books count too.  You may do this in either order!

Step 2: View "Books" to log your book weekly. 

Step 3: Once you've logged for 6 weeks, print your certificate and come in to get a raffle ticket for our GRAND PRIZE brought to you by The Friends of the Library. 

GET ADDITIONAL ENTRIES by attending special events. View this on the SRP Website under  "Challenges."  One entry per event attended & one reading log per patron.  All logging must be submitted by 5 pm on August 23.  Winner need not be present to win.

 

Hubbard Library Summer Reading Program For Adults

 

Drum up a beat in August!

08/21/2018 - 08/31/2018

Do you like surprises? Would you like help deciding what to listen to next? Let us take away the trouble of a decision and help you drum up a beat to listen to.  Check out a CD selected by us with hints for you. This is based on our well loved “Blind Date with a Book” event.  After listening to that beat you’ve drummed up, fill out an evaluation form to select one free item from the Friends of the Library Book sale.

 

Painted Rock Garden Installation Ceremony and Garden Party!

5:30pm

Celebrate the rock garden that our patrons have spent the summer making with a party featuring lemonade & cookies, balloon animals, a ribbon-cutting ceremony, & more. Wear a fancy hat!

In case of rain the party will move to 8/21, but balloon animals will happen indoors on 8/14.

 

8/22/2018

Chess Club

12:00pm - 5:00pm

Stop by the library for a fantastic chess match against seasoned chess veterans!  Our longest continually running adult program is free and open to the public!

Wednesdays 12-5.

Call for more info.

 

Video Editing

11:00pm - 12:30pm

This class shows you how to perform basic editing of your videos as well as adding special effects to them.  Class size is limited, please register by stopping by the circulation desk or by calling 583-3408.

8/27/2018

PowerPoint Intro, Make Your Presentations Powerful

2:00pm - 3:30pm

Learn how to use Microsoft PowerPoint to support your presentations with educational, organized and persuasive text and images.  Space is limited, please register at the circulation desk or by calling 583-3408. 

8/28/2018

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

7:00pm - 8:00pm

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

The Friends of the Library meet the last Tuesday of the month at 7 pm.  The Friends fund programs for children, teens, and adults, as well as portions of the library's popular Museum Pass program, furnishings, and other library equipment. You are invited to become a member, active members needed.  Please contact the library director, Pat McGowan at 583-3408 ext. 110 for more information.

 

8/29/2018

Chess Club

12:00pm - 5:00pm

Stop by the library for a fantastic chess match against seasoned chess veterans!  Our longest continually running adult program is free and open to the public!

Wednesdays 12-5.

Call for more info.

 

8/30/2018

Adult Craft: CD Tealight Candle Holders

6:30pm

Come upcycle a cd into a tealight candle holder !  We will supply materials, inspiration and instruction.

Registration required, space is limited.  Please call 413-583-3408 to register or stop by the circulation desk.

Happy Hour Book Club discusses Fortune's Rocks by Anita Shreve

6:45pm - 8:00pm

Book Club Discussion Guide available here.