Adult News & Events

Adult Events

  • "The Color of Water," Prosser Book Discussion

    When: Wednesday, February 20, 2019 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, February 20, 2019 7:45 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Book Discussion. The Color of Water, by Jame McBrideIn The Color of Water, McBride retraces his mother's footsteps and, through her searing and spirited voice, recreates her remarkable story. Read more >

  • Wintonbury Poetry Series

    When: Thursday, February 21, 2019 7:00 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, February 21, 2019 9:30 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Children's Room

    "Poetry at Work, Poetry at Play"--Featuring Iris Arenson-Fuller and Steve Olechna. Read more >

  • Art Appreciation: A Celebration of African American Women Artists

    When: Friday, February 22, 2019 1:30 PM
    Ends on: Friday, February 22, 2019 3:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Dolores Howard and Gwen Lewis bring art appreciation to your library. Read more >

  • Google Maps

    When: Monday, February 25, 2019 2:00 PM
    Ends on: Monday, February 25, 2019 3:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Learn how to use Google Maps to find a location and get directions, as well as other tips and tricks.

  • NAMI Book Discussion: "Another Kind of Madness"

    When: Monday, February 25, 2019 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Monday, February 25, 2019 7:45 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    "Families are riddled with untold secrets. Read more >

  • "La Fille du Regiment" Opera Talk, J. Engel

    When: Wednesday, February 27, 2019 1:00 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, February 27, 2019 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Today's Opera: La Fille du Regiment

    Composer: Gaetano Donizetti
    Music historian Jeffrey Engel will present today’s opera talk, offering historical context for the composer and the opera story. Read more >

  • Chill Out & Knit

    When: Thursday, February 28, 2019 3:45 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, February 28, 2019 5:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    New members of all ages and experience are welcome to drop in and join this group of knitters in the Community Room. Read more >

  • From Research to Writing:The Story of Ana Aurea

    When: Thursday, February 28, 2019 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, February 28, 2019 7:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Swept away from a tiny agricultural village in Puerto Rico to a crowded snow-covered urban street in Hartford, Connecticut, on her wedding day in January 1952, Ana endured a long, painful struggle to establish her true identity as the daughter of a wealthy Puerto Rican sugarcane plantation owner. Read more >

  • "I am Not a Witch" Film from Zambia

    When: Friday, March 01, 2019 1:30 PM
    Ends on: Friday, March 01, 2019 3:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    A satirical feminist fairy tale set in present day Zambia. Read more >

  • The Kerry Boys Concert

    When: Sunday, March 03, 2019 2:00 PM
    Ends on: Sunday, March 03, 2019 3:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    The Kerry Boys are Mark James, originally from the county Kerry Ireland now a Cheshire, CT resident, and Pierce Campbell, (CT’s official State Troubadour 2007/08) from Prospect, CT. Read more >

  • Line Dancing

    When: Monday, March 04, 2019 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Monday, March 04, 2019 7:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Come on down to Prosser to learn a few basic line dancing steps! A line dance is a choreographed dance with a repeated sequence of steps in which a group of people dance in one or more lines or rows. Read more >

  • 21st Century Composers: "Hartt@Home"

    When: Tuesday, March 05, 2019 1:00 PM
    Ends on: Tuesday, March 05, 2019 3:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Hartt@Home Comes to ProsserToday’s guest composer Tobias Haus (b. Read more >

  • Caregiver Support Group / Healing Hearts

    When: Wednesday, March 06, 2019 1:30 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, March 06, 2019 3:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Offsite

    Are you sometimes overwhelmed by your responsibilities as a caregiver?. Read more >

  • The Golden Age of Women Who Didn't Realize They Weren't Liberated

    When: Wednesday, March 06, 2019 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, March 06, 2019 7:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

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  • Internet Browsing Level 1

    When: Thursday, March 07, 2019 11:00 AM
    Ends on: Thursday, March 07, 2019 12:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Learn how to navigate the Internet using an Internet browser program, including Google searching. Read more >

  • Friends' Meeting

    When: Thursday, March 07, 2019 2:00 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, March 07, 2019 4:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

  • Open Chess

    When: Saturday, March 09, 2019 10:30 AM
    Ends on: Saturday, March 09, 2019 12:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Chess boards will be out. Drop in to play a game of chess. Read more >

  • "Atlantic" Magazine Discussion Group

    When: Monday, March 11, 2019 10:30 AM
    Ends on: Monday, March 11, 2019 12:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Discuss current events as reported in the Atlantic Magazine. Read more >

  • Mystery Book Discussion: "The Devotion of Suspect X"

    When: Monday, March 11, 2019 6:15 PM
    Ends on: Monday, March 11, 2019 7:45 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    by Keigo HigashinoYasuko Hanaoka is a divorced, single mother who thought she had finally escaped her abusive ex-husband Togashi. Read more >

  • Internet Browsing Level 2

    When: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 11:00 AM
    Ends on: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 12:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Learn how to use the Internet Browser history and favorites/bookmarks features, as well as change browser settings. Read more >

  • Library Board Meeting

    When: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 5:00 PM
    Ends on: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 6:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Monthly meeting of the Board of Directors of the Prosser Public Library. Read more >

  • 8 Great Artists

    When: Wednesday, March 13, 2019 6:00 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, March 13, 2019 7:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    8 Great Artists: their works, words & waysArtists who influenced the culture of their time, a conversational program. Read more >

  • Chill Out & Knit

    When: Thursday, March 14, 2019 3:45 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, March 14, 2019 5:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    New members of all ages and experience are welcome to drop in and join this group of knitters in the Community Room. Read more >

  • Book Discussion: Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks (McMW)

    When: Thursday, March 14, 2019 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, March 14, 2019 7:45 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Adult Reading Room

    Years of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks

    When an infected bolt of cloth carries plague from London to an isolated village, a housemaid named Anna Frith emerges as an unlikely heroine and healer. Read more >

  • Spring Cards & Crafts

    When: Friday, March 15, 2019 2:00 PM
    Ends on: Friday, March 15, 2019 4:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Create Holiday and Spring Cards today or cards for other occasions. Read more >

  • "Balanchine" The Beauty of Ballet w/ Jack Brin

    When: Tuesday, March 19, 2019 1:00 PM
    Ends on: Tuesday, March 19, 2019 3:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    BIOGRAPHY OF BALANCHINE  George Balanchine (1904 -1983) was probably the foremost choreographer of the 20th century. Read more >

  • "To Kill a Mockingbird" Prosser Book Discussion

    When: Wednesday, March 20, 2019 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, March 20, 2019 7:45 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Book Discussion.
    Voted America's Best-Loved Novel in PBS's The Great American Read
    Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning masterwork of honor and injustice in the deep South—and the heroism of one man in the face of blind and violent hatred
    One of the most cherished stories of all time, To Kill a Mockingbird has been translated into more than forty languages, sold more than forty million copies worldwide, served as the basis for an enormously popular motion picture, and was voted one of the best novels of the twentieth century by librarians across the country. Read more >

  • Wintonbury Poetry Series

    When: Thursday, March 21, 2019 7:00 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, March 21, 2019 9:30 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Children's Room

    "A Bloomfield Poetry Organizer and a Master of Rhyme"--Features Marilyn Johnston and John P. Read more >