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.

Booked for Murder Book Club

If you share a passion for mystery, join the group each month to discuss your favorites and selections made by group members. Tonight we will discuss Morality Play: A Novel by Barry Unsworth. Read More

Friday Film – Pariah (2011)

Directed by Dee Rees. Teenage Alike (Adepero Oduye) lives with her parents (Charles Parnell, Kim Wayans) and younger sister (Sahra Mellesse). A lesbian, Alike quietly embraces her identity and is looking for her first lover, but she wonders how much she can truly confide in her family, especially with her parents’ marriage already strained. When […] Read More

Film – Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975) Presented by Barbara Steffek-Hill

Directed by Peter Weir. On Valentine’s Day 1900, two teachers and several schoolgirls from Appleyard College picnic at mysterious Hanging Rock. A few of the girls set out to explore, and none return. The site is scoured to no avail. Young valet Albert Crundall (John Jarratt) searches by himself and finds only one of the […] Read More