Adult Events

From book clubs and meet the author events to lectures and films, the Library offers a wide array of adult programming designed to fit everyone’s interest.

To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) Directed by Robert Mulligan

In a dusty Depression-era Southern town, a white woman (Collin Wilcox) accuses Tom Robinson (Brock Peters), a black man, of rape. Atticus Finch (Gregory Peck) serves as the defense attorney for the case and finds his distinguished reputation at stake. His children Scout and Jem turn their attention from spying on their elusive neighbor Boo […] Read More

Jazz Clinic Series Led by Chris Vance

How would you like to be more involved with the performances? Would you like to hear from the musicians, get background on the songs and instruments and ask the questions during performances? This four part series will allow you to do all of those things and more. Chris Vance leads a series of concerts dealing […] Read More

Documentary: The Last Trailer Park (2016) Directed by Raychel Brightman

Inside the last trailer park in Nassau County, a tight-knit community has dispersed after a spirited nine-year legal battle that the residents were never equipped to fight. Many of the eighty families lost hope and moved away long ago. Newsday followed the last remaining family as it struggled against a deadline to find an alternative […] Read More

Author Event -Imagine a Forest: Designs and Inspirations for Enchanting Folk Art

From the inspired mind of Dinara Mirtalipova comes Imagine a Forest, a drawing and design guide to creating your own Eastern European folklore inspired artwork. Escape to your own forested fairy tale. The lush and captivating illustrations and encouraging, easy-to-follow advice featured in these step-by-step tutorials will guide you through Mirtalipova’s gorgeous folk-art drawings and […] Read More

Film – Double Indemnity (1944) Directed by Billy Wilder

An ordinary house call to a client turns sinister as soon as Walter Neff ( Fred Mac Murray) meets the client’s conniving wife, Phyllis Dietrichson (Barbara Stanwyck). Phyllis intends to take out a life insurance policy on her husband, kill him, and collect the payout. Walterf falls under her spell and is roped into her […] Read More

Concert – Wallace Coleman

As a youth in eastern Tennessee where country and western music still prevails, Wallace Coleman was instead captivated by the sounds he heard from his radio late at night. It was Nashville’s WLAC, and they were playing the Blues. The sounds haunted him by day where, he says, “I would be sittin’ in class and […] Read More

Talk – Hospice 101

Presentation by Nancy Miller, RN. Hospice care not only provides a team-oriented approach to expert medical care and pain management, but hospice care goes further than that and gives emotional and spiritual support expressly tailored to the patient’s needs and wishes. Find out more about Hospice Care Services for yourself or your loved ones from […] Read More

Nonfiction Book Club – Destiny of the Republic

Come and join the conversation during our newest book club. There are sure to be serious and thought-provoking discussions about many subjects inspired by these non-fiction works. Tonight we will discuss Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President by Candice Millard. Read More

Talk – How to Navigate Medicare

Presentation by John Avon. Navigating the world of Medicare can be a daunting task for the average consumer. This program takes you through the Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP) called Medicare 101. Learn about Original Medicare, Medicare Supplements and Medicare Advantage Plans. Increase your understanding of the “Donut Hole” and other Part D […] Read More

Film – To Catch a Thief (Terry Meehan)

By the middle of the 1950s, Alfred Hitchcock had established himself as one of the world’s foremost filmmakers. As he began the second half of the decade, he decided to add the new medium of television to his list of accomplishments. Terry Meehan’s new series, Hitchcock in the Fifties, Part 2, follows the Master of […] Read More