Adult News & Events

Friends’ Spring Book Sale

Check out the Friends’ spring book sale on Thursday, May 2 – Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Prosser Public Library. Thousands of books will be on sale, arranged according to category, including both fiction and non-fiction, reference books, cookbooks, and children’s books! We will also be selling CD’s and DVDs. Read more >

Adult Events

  • Autonomous Vehicles: A community conversation

    When: Monday, April 29, 2019 6:00 PM
    Ends on: Monday, April 29, 2019 8:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Partnering with the University of Hartford the library is offering tonight's discussion using the National Issues Forums Institute format for our community conversation. Read more >

  • Caregiver Support Group / Healing Hearts

    When: Wednesday, May 01, 2019 1:30 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, May 01, 2019 3:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Offsite

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

  • Friends Book Sale

    When: Thursday, May 02, 2019 10:00 AM
    Ends on: Thursday, May 02, 2019 7:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    It's the Friends of the Bloomfield Public Libraries BOOK SALE:Hardcover and softcover books starting at $. Read more >

  • Friends Book Sale

    When: Friday, May 03, 2019 10:00 AM
    Ends on: Friday, May 03, 2019 5:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    It's the Friends of the Bloomfield Public Libraries BOOK SALE:Hardcover and softcover books starting at $. Read more >

  • Friends Book Sale

    When: Saturday, May 04, 2019 10:00 AM
    Ends on: Saturday, May 04, 2019 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    It's the Friends of the Bloomfield Public Libraries BOOK SALE:Hardcover and softcover books starting at $. Read more >

  • Line Dancing

    When: Monday, May 06, 2019 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Monday, May 06, 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 >

  • Microsoft Excel Level 1

    When: Tuesday, May 07, 2019 6:00 PM
    Ends on: Tuesday, May 07, 2019 7:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Learn how to navigate Microsoft Excel 2016 and get an overview of its basic tools. Read more >

  • "Dialogues des Carmelites" Opera Talk, J. Engel

    When: Wednesday, May 08, 2019 1:00 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, May 08, 2019 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Composer: Francis Poulenc



    One of the most successful operas of the later decades of the 20th century, Dialogues des Carmélites is a rare case of a modern work that is equally esteemed by audiences and experts. Read more >

  • Bloomfield, the All American City: a retrospective

    When: Wednesday, May 08, 2019 6:00 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, May 08, 2019 7:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    2001-2018: Unchanging Aim for a Better Community
    Nearing its fiftieth anniversary year, Bloomfield's All-American City Award of 1970 still acts as a touchstone for citizens to stop and look around their town, to note its progress and remember a history of caring townspeople who creatively worked together to ensure a brighter future for children in Bloomfield‘s schools. Read more >

  • Friends' Meeting

    When: Thursday, May 09, 2019 2:00 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, May 09, 2019 3:45 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

  • Chill Out & Knit

    When: Thursday, May 09, 2019 3:45 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, May 09, 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 >

  • Wintonbury Poetry Workshops

    When: Thursday, May 09, 2019 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, May 09, 2019 8:00 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Children's Room

    Workshop No. 1 by Jim Finnegan: Ten-Thousand Things is how the ancient Chinese defined the universe. Read more >

  • Book Discussion: The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

    When: Thursday, May 09, 2019 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, May 09, 2019 7:45 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Adult Reading Room

    The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

    The Handmaid's Tale is a dystopian novel by Canadian author Margaret Atwood. Read more >

  • "Antonio Lopez 1970 Sex Fashion & Disco" film from USA

    When: Friday, May 10, 2019 1:30 PM
    Ends on: Friday, May 10, 2019 3:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    A vibrant time capsule of the decadent world of the 70s haute couture as viewed through the life of Antonio Lopez. Read more >

  • Beth Goldberg, Artist Reception

    When: Friday, May 10, 2019 4:00 PM
    Ends on: Friday, May 10, 2019 5:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Adult Reading Room

    Meet and Greet Beth Goldberg featured artist at Prosser for April and May 2019. Read more >

  • Open Chess

    When: Saturday, May 11, 2019 10:30 AM
    Ends on: Saturday, May 11, 2019 12:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Children's Room

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

  • "Atlantic" Magazine Discussion Group

    When: Monday, May 13, 2019 10:30 AM
    Ends on: Monday, May 13, 2019 12:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

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

  • "A Test of Wills" Mystery Book Discussion

    When: Monday, May 13, 2019 6:15 PM
    Ends on: Monday, May 13, 2019 7:45 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Author Charles Todd In 1914, Ian Rutledge left a brilliant career at Scotland Yard to fight in the Great War. Read more >

  • Free Small Business Seminar

    When: Tuesday, May 14, 2019 10:30 AM
    Ends on: Tuesday, May 14, 2019 11:30 AM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Thinking of Starting your own business? Already in business but still have questions? The U. Read more >

  • Library Board Meeting

    When: Tuesday, May 14, 2019 5:00 PM
    Ends on: Tuesday, May 14, 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 >

  • Prosser Book Discussion:Archer Mayor Mysteries

    When: Wednesday, May 15, 2019 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, May 15, 2019 7:45 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Tonight readers will talk about any of the Joe Gunther mystery novels written by Archer Mayor. Read more >

  • Census 2020 Employment Opportunities Information Table

    When: Thursday, May 16, 2019 4:00 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, May 16, 2019 6:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library

    Be a Census Taker.An information table will be set up in the lower level hall at Prosser with information about Census 2020 employment opportunities. Read more >

  • Community Conversation on Race & Racism

    When: Thursday, May 16, 2019 6:00 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, May 16, 2019 7:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

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  • Wintonbury Poetry Workshops

    When: Thursday, May 16, 2019 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, May 16, 2019 8:00 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Children's Room

    Workshop No. 2 by Jim Finnegan: Since the advent of photography and then film, for better or for worse, the image has become a central feature of modernist poetics. Read more >

  • Cards & Crafts

    When: Friday, May 17, 2019 2:00 PM
    Ends on: Friday, May 17, 2019 4:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Get ready to celebrate Father's Day by creating a special Card today or make cards for other occasions. Read more >

  • Anxiety Related Disorders: A NAMI Presentation

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

    Anxiety Related DisordersIn this presentation, audience members will learn the basic principles and rationale of cognitive-behavior therapy (CBT), and how this approach is used to conceptualize and treat anxiety-related disorders. Read more >

  • "Jerome Robbins" The Beauty of Ballet w/ Jack Brin

    When: Tuesday, May 21, 2019 1:00 PM
    Ends on: Tuesday, May 21, 2019 3:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Jerome Robbins (1918 – 1998) was both dancer and choreographer. Read more >

  • Free Small Business Seminar

    When: Wednesday, May 22, 2019 6:00 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, May 22, 2019 7:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Thinking of Starting your own business? Already in business but still have questions? The U. Read more >

  • Chill Out & Knit

    When: Thursday, May 23, 2019 3:45 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, May 23, 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 >

  • Budget in Excel (Level 2)

    When: Thursday, May 23, 2019 6:00 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, May 23, 2019 7:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Learn how to keep track of your income and expenses using an Excel budget sheet. Read more >