Adult Events

Sunday, February 26
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn and play the latest table-top strategy games. Join game whiz John McCarthy and a crew of gaming amateurs and aces for a fun afternoon of focused play.   Strategy games require concentration, quiet, and time. Take the time to... Read More
Sunday, February 26
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Enjoy a brass concert featuring six centuries of western songwriting by the Renaissance V Brass Quintet.   Hear Renaissance tunes, 19th century marches, modern songs by Scott Joplin, Duke Ellington, and The Beatles, and more—with... Read More
Sunday, February 26
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join filmmaker Craig Dudnick and Rhode Island State Senator Jeanine Calkin for a showing of the documentary film Alice’s Ordinary People.   In the 1960s when Mayor Richard J. Daley’s... Read More
Capacity: 16/50
Monday, February 27
10:00am - 11:30am
The Monday Morning Book Group will discuss Commonwealth by Ann Patchett. This discussion was postponed from February 13.
Monday, February 27
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Spend quality time knitting and crocheting in the company of other knitters and crocheters. Bring your latest project to the Stitchers Get-Together for camaraderie, inspiration, and tips. All knitters and crocheters are welcome, whether you’re an... Read More
Tuesday, February 28
10:30am - 11:30am
Imagine a place where everyone can be themselves; where you can discover new skills and make new friends; where you can create crafts to share with others.   Come grab a seat and supplies and make a seasonal craft.   This event is designed for... Read More
Tuesday, February 28
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Everyone has a story, and writing your story is a great way to learn about yourself. Take a break from the distractions of daily life to uncover memories you may have forgotten. Find inspiration in others’ experiences, and enjoy the connection of... Read More
Wednesday, March 01
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ask and explore “what’s next?” in your life at a two-hour Life Reimagined Checkup.   Life Reimagined Checkups help adults identify what they’ve achieved in their lives and to think about what they can accomplish next.   Learn how to... Read More
Capacity: 19/30
Wednesday, March 01
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Sharpen your chess skills while enjoying the camaraderie of other players at our weekly Chess for Everyone gathering.   Beginners can learn from a skilled chess master, and seasoned players can improve their game by challenging... Read More
Wednesday, March 01
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your Spanish by talking with others who are working on their Spanish, too. Join Spanish-speaker Bill Herreid for one-on-one conversations in Spanish on the first Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m.   Talk to adults who are... Read More
Thursday, March 02
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Harry Truman called Joseph Stalin's bluff in Berlin in 1948; his decision and the civilian airmen who were called back to serve will be our topic as we discuss Daring Young Men: The Heroism and Triumph of the Berlin Airlift, June, 1948... Read More
Thursday, March 02
7:00pm - 10:00pm
You know the stories, and you know the songs. Now see them again on the big screen!   Join librarian Jen Eibel for four fantastic movie musicals that won the Academy Awards’ Best Picture Oscar® on Thursdays at 7 p.m... Read More
Thursday, March 02
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn and play the latest table-top games. Join game enthusiasts Jay Palm and John McCarthy and a crew of gaming amateurs and aces for a fun night of play.   Build railways, a fleet of warships, or an empire. Cure... Read More
Monday, March 06
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Spend quality time knitting and crocheting in the company of other knitters and crocheters. Bring your latest project to the Stitchers Get-Together for camaraderie, inspiration, and tips. All knitters and crocheters are welcome, whether you’re an... Read More
Tuesday, March 07
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Take a musical and narrative journey to the cherished Emerald Isle.   Hear jolly tales and touching Irish tunes on Celtic harp, tin whistle, fiddle, and guitar and see traditional hard shoe Irish dance in a St. Patrick’s Day tribute... Read More
Wednesday, March 08
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Communities across the world face big problems, and putting together the facts about those challenges is the first step in finding solutions.   Come to Seeking Solutions to Big Problems: A Fact-Based Discussion Group to look for... Read More
Capacity: 1/16
Wednesday, March 08
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Sharpen your chess skills while enjoying the camaraderie of other players at our weekly Chess for Everyone gathering.   Beginners can learn from a skilled chess master, and seasoned players can improve their game by challenging... Read More
Thursday, March 09
7:00pm - 9:00pm
You know the stories, and you know the songs. Now see them again on the big screen!   Join librarian Jen Eibel for four fantastic movie musicals that won the Academy Awards’ Best Picture Oscar® on Thursdays at 7 p.m... Read More
Sunday, March 12
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn and play the latest table-top strategy games. Join game whiz John McCarthy and a crew of gaming amateurs and aces for a fun afternoon of focused play.   Strategy games require concentration, quiet, and time. Take the time to... Read More
Monday, March 13
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Spend these cold winter nights in the month of March reading mysteries featuring sleuths who love to cook, bake, cater, or otherwise dish up delicious treats -- all while becoming embroiled in a mystery they must solve. Most of these culinary... Read More
Capacity: 0/Unlimited
Monday, March 13
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Spend quality time knitting and crocheting in the company of other knitters and crocheters. Bring your latest project to the Stitchers Get-Together for camaraderie, inspiration, and tips. All knitters and crocheters are welcome, whether you’re... Read More
Tuesday, March 14
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Everyone has a story, and writing your story is a great way to learn about yourself. Take a break from the distractions of daily life to uncover memories you may have forgotten. Find inspiration in others’ experiences, and enjoy the connection of... Read More
Wednesday, March 15
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Sharpen your chess skills while enjoying the camaraderie of other players at our weekly Chess for Everyone gathering.   Beginners can learn from a skilled chess master, and seasoned players can improve their game by challenging... Read More
Thursday, March 16
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn and play the latest table-top games. Join game enthusiasts Jay Palm and John McCarthy and a crew of gaming amateurs and aces for a fun night of play.   Build railways, a fleet of warships, or an empire. Cure... Read More
Friday, March 17
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Find amazing deals on over 6000 hardcovers, paperbacks, children’s books, DVDs, and CDs at the Friends of the Library Book Sale on March 17 - 19.   The sale kicks off with the Book Sale Preview on Friday, March 17... Read More
Saturday, March 18
10:00am - 2:00pm
Grab your scrapbook gear, and head over to the Scrapbooking Rally.   Work on your latest project in the company of other scrapbookers. Find encouragement, ideas, and new friends. If you’re interested in making scrapbooks, you can... Read More
Saturday, March 18
9:00am - 4:00pm
Find amazing deals on over 6000 hardcovers, paperbacks, children’s books, DVDs, and CDs at the Friends of the Library Book Sale on March 17 - 19.   The sale kicks off with the Book Sale Preview on Friday, March 17... Read More
Sunday, March 19
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Find amazing deals on over 6000 hardcovers, paperbacks, children’s books, DVDs, and CDs at the Friends of the Library Book Sale on March 17 - 19.   The sale kicks off with the Book Sale Preview on Friday, March 17... Read More
Monday, March 20
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Spend quality time knitting and crocheting in the company of other knitters and crocheters. Bring your latest project to the Stitchers Get-Together for camaraderie, inspiration, and tips. All knitters and crocheters are welcome, whether you’re an... Read More
Tuesday, March 21
10:30am - 11:30am
Imagine a place where everyone can be themselves; where you can discover new skills and make new friends; where you can create crafts to share with others.   Come grab a seat and supplies and make a seasonal craft.   This event is designed for... Read More

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