Adult News & Events

Adult Events

  • Celtic Chocolate & Tea

    When: Sunday, March 26, 2017 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    A program highlighting the history of chocolate in Ireland, Irish chocolate pioneers, Irish lore, famous Irish foods, & Irish poetry. Read more >

  • Discuss "American Women in WWII"

    When: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 6:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    In this fifth and final session of the library's WWII discussion series, discuss: American Women and World War II, by Doris Weatherford (1990)From Library Journal:This is a fascinating and immensely readable account of the diverse roles played by women in all aspects of the war--in industry, on the home front, in the military. Read more >

  • Wellbeing for Warriors Workshop

    When: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 6:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

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  • Internet Safety

    When: Thursday, March 30, 2017 6:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Learn about the importance of Internet safety. Topics include downloading, viruses, and malicious emails, as well as how to create strong passwords. Read more >

  • Discuss "Trio for Blunt Instruments" a Nero Wolfe Mystery

    When: Monday, April 03, 2017 6:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Rex Stout's unique skill with the novelette form has so long been acknowledged that it requires no further proclamation. Read more >

  • 21st Century Composers, Music Appreciation

    When: Tuesday, April 04, 2017 1:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Today's recordings include works by the following composers:
    Alexander Goehr, born in Berlin, was the son of a conductor. Read more >

  • Caregiver Support Group / Healing Hearts

    When: Wednesday, April 05, 2017 1:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Offsite

    Are you sometimes overwhelmed by your responsibilities as a caregiver?. Do you have questions but are not sure who to ask?. Read more >

  • Saving the GHI House in Bloomfield

    When: Wednesday, April 05, 2017 6:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room


    Ron Marchetti and Dale Bertoldi will give a PowerPoint presentation and talk about the importance of the prefabricated General Houses Industries house in Bloomfield Center that had originally been slated for demolition. Read more >

  • Friends' Meeting

    When: Thursday, April 06, 2017 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

  • "Neither Heaven nor Earth" a Film from France

    When: Friday, April 07, 2017 1:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    French army captain Antares Bonassieu and his squad are assigned to monitor the remote Wakhan valley in Afghanistan on the border of Pakistan. Read more >

  • Local Authors & Live Music!

    When: Friday, April 07, 2017 4:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Adult Reading Room

    Enjoy a charming selection of Irish, Classical, Broadway and folk harp music played by Harpist Debra Vinick while meeting and greeting local authors and enjoying light refreshments provided courtesy of our local restaurateurs at RePUBlic, Carbone's Kitchen and Pasticceria Italia. Read more >

  • Library Board Meeting

    When: Tuesday, April 11, 2017 5:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room


  • Reader's Theater presents: "Mrs. Mannerly"

    When: Wednesday, April 12, 2017 6:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Mrs. Mannerly by Jeffrey Hatcher, Directed by Carolyn Kirsch Actors: Richard Kamins - Jeffrey, Anne Cassady - Mrs. Read more >

  • Chill Out & Knit

    When: Thursday, April 13, 2017 3:45 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Children's 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:All the Light We Cannot See by Anthoony Doerr

    When: Thursday, April 13, 2017 6:30 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Adult Reading Room


    All readers are welcome to attend. Copies of the book will be available at McMahon Wintonbury Library one month prior to the discussion date. Read more >

  • Microsoft Excel Level 1

    When: Monday, April 17, 2017 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Learn how to navigate Microsoft Excel 2010 and get an overview of its basic tools. Prerequisite: Familiarity with a computer, keyboard, and mouse. Read more >

  • "Eugene Onegin" Opera Talk

    When: Wednesday, April 19, 2017 1:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Eugene Onegin Tchaikovsky’s setting of Pushkin’s timeless verse novel is presented on the Met stage in Deborah Warner’s moving production, starring Anna Netrebko and Dmitri Hvorostovsky as Tatiana and Onegin. Read more >

  • Discuss "The Yellow Birds" by Kevin Powers

    When: Wednesday, April 19, 2017 7:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    A novel written by a veteran of the war in Iraq, The Yellow Birds is the harrowing story of two young soldiers trying to stay alive. Read more >

  • Tech Talk

    When: Thursday, April 20, 2017 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Need help using your mobile device?? Bring your questions and charged device (like smart phone, iPad, Kindle, etc. Read more >

  • WINTONBURY POETRY SERIES

    When: Thursday, April 20, 2017 7:00 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Adult Reading Room

    "Connecticut State Poet Laureate Reads with West Hartford's First Laureate" - reading from their respective new books, Connecticut State Poet Laureate, Rennie McQuilkin features with award-winning West Hartford poet and poetry activist, Maria Sassi. Read more >

  • Paper Crafts/Scrapbooking @ Your Library

    When: Friday, April 21, 2017 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Special paper based crafts can be made, OR bring your own blank pages, photos, adhesives, scissors and memorabilia to a do it yourself scrapbooking time. Read more >

  • Mac Users Group

    When: Saturday, April 22, 2017 11:00 AM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Join facilitator Marc Edrich for the Mac Users Group, an informal gathering of Apple product users. Read more >

  • Laree Live, A Free Concert

    When: Sunday, April 23, 2017 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    A Spotlight Sunday Special Event:Sounds of the Islands with Laree Live. Enjoy music of the Caribbean islands at today's Free Concert by Laree Salmon and her band. Read more >

  • Budget in Excel (Level 2)

    When: Monday, April 24, 2017 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Learn how to keep track of your income and expenses using an Excel budget sheet. In this class, we will practice entering sample information into a personal budget template. Read more >

  • Delights of Ballet: Arts Appreciation w/ Jack Brin

    When: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 1:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    This the first in a series of five sessions devoted to ballet for spring/summer 2017. Read more >