Adult News & Events

Dolmens and Standing Rocks: Jan 10th

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Evidence of Ancient Civilizations: Enjoy a PowerPoint presentation by Geoffrey Whittum, and explore with him the ways these standing rocks and dolmens may represent the work of ancient civilizations. Read more >

Adult Events

  • "La Boheme" Opera Talk, J. Engel

    When: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 1:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Today's Opera: La Boheme
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  • "The Heart is a Lonely Hunter" Prosser Book Discussion

    When: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 7:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    With the publication of her first novel, The Heart is a Lonely Hunter Carson McCullers, all of twenty-three, became a literary sensation. Read more >

  • Internet Browsing Level 2

    When: Thursday, February 22, 2018 11:00 AM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

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

  • Chill Out & Knit

    When: Thursday, February 22, 2018 3:45 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 >

  • Kehinde Wiley: Art Appreciation with Dolores Howard & Gwen Lewis

    When: Friday, February 23, 2018 1:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Art Appreciation with Dolores Howard and Gwen Lewis. View a 60 minute film about artist Kehinde Wiley, followed by discussion. Read more >

  • "No Boxes Allowed" a one Woman Play

    When: Sunday, February 25, 2018 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    See this one-woman play written and performed by Tonille Simone Watkis. Experience one woman’s quest through life-changing, adapting, faking and ultimately accepting her identity. Read more >

  • Chess

    When: Monday, February 26, 2018 4:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Come enjoy a game of chess. Find someone new to play with or help the beginners strengthen their game. Read more >

  • Office Hours with Representative Gibson

    When: Monday, February 26, 2018 6:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

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  • Adult Winter Reading ends today

    When: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 10:00 AM
    Where: All Locations

    ADULT WINTER READING ends today at Prosser and McMAhon Wintonbury Libraries. (No online registration, in-library sign ups only)

  • LIFE Magazine & Memories: The 1960s

    When: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 4:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    LIFE  Magazine, Food and Memories of the 1930s to the 1990s Fall, Winter Spring 2017 – 2018 Bring your memories, memorabilia to share for each decade from the 1930s through the 1990s. Read more >

  • Friends' Meeting

    When: Thursday, March 01, 2018 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

  • Pesticide Free Lawn Care

    When: Thursday, March 01, 2018 6:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    River Friendly Lawn Care: The Basics Over 600,000 people in the Greater Hartford area and Farmington Valley receive their water from the Farmington River each year. Read more >

  • "The Teacher" a Film from Czechoslovakia (1983)

    When: Friday, March 02, 2018 1:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    In a middle school classroom in Bratislava in 1983, a new teacher, Maria Drazdechova, asks each student to stand up, introduce themselves and tell her what their parents do for a living. Read more >

  • Chess

    When: Monday, March 05, 2018 4:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Come enjoy a game of chess. Find someone new to play with or help the beginners strengthen their game. Read more >

  • Discuss "A Family Affair" a Nero Wolfe Mystery

    When: Monday, March 05, 2018 6:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Published in 1975.
    What could make Nero Wolfe so determined to solve a crime that he would be willing to work entirely without fee or client? What would it take to put him, for the first time, at a loss for words? What would make him so angry about a case that he would refuse to speak to the police, even if he has to spend fifty-one hours in jail as a result? Never before in the Nero Wolfe books has Rex Stout shown us the extremes to which the greatest detective in the world can be pushed, but never before has a bomb blown up in the old brownstone on West 35th Street, murdering someone right under Wolfe's nose. Read more >

  • 21st Century Composers, Music Appreciation

    When: Tuesday, March 06, 2018 1:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Today's recordings include works by the following composers:
    Steve Reich (pictured) has been called by The New York Times "America's greatest living composer. Read more >

  • "Semiramide" Opera Talk, J. Engel

    When: Wednesday, March 07, 2018 1:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Today's Opera: Semiramide

    Composer: Gioachino RossiniThe tale, which inspired at least 65 composers besides Rossini, concerns the legendary Babylonian queen who helped a lover murder her husband and then unwittingly chose her own son as the replacement king. Read more >

  • Caregiver Support Group / Healing Hearts

    When: Wednesday, March 07, 2018 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 >

  • Reader's Theater Presents "Buyer & Cellar" a comedy

    When: Wednesday, March 07, 2018 6:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    In the play, Buyer & Cellar, by Jonathan Tolins, Alex More has a story to tell. Read more >

  • Chill Out & Knit

    When: Thursday, March 08, 2018 3:45 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:Circling the Sun by Paula McLain

    When: Thursday, March 08, 2018 6:30 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Adult Reading Room

    Circling the Sun by Paula McLain

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  • Chess

    When: Monday, March 12, 2018 4:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Come enjoy a game of chess. Find someone new to play with or help the beginners strengthen their game. Read more >

  • Line dancing

    When: Monday, March 12, 2018 6:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Start the year off right with dancing! Come on down to Prosser to learn a few basic line dancing steps!
    We will spend time walking through the steps for all the dances and then the music goes on and we practice what we just learned! No previous experience necessary. Read more >

  • Library Board Meeting

    When: Tuesday, March 13, 2018 5:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room


  • An evening with Abigail Adams

    When: Tuesday, March 13, 2018 6:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Abigail Adams was "Miss Adorable" to her husband John, the second president of the United States of America. Read more >

  • Exercise and Healthy Aging

    When: Wednesday, March 14, 2018 1:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Through the course of our life our bodies change. Our daily activities and habits shape our physiology. Read more >

  • Computer Basics

    When: Wednesday, March 14, 2018 6:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Learn how to use a flash drive, cut/copy/paste, and create/rename folders. Prerequisite: Familiarity with a mouse and keyboard. Read more >

  • Wintonbury Poetry Series

    When: Thursday, March 15, 2018 7:00 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Children's Room

    "Poets from East of the River and West of the River" - featuring Mary Elizabeth Lang and Tarn Granucci. Read more >

  • Paper Crafts/Scrapbooking @ Your Library

    When: Friday, March 16, 2018 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Today's special projects:Springtime cards or Easter cards, 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, March 17, 2018 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 >

  • Chess

    When: Monday, March 19, 2018 4:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Come enjoy a game of chess. Find someone new to play with or help the beginners strengthen their game. Read more >

  • Internet Browsing Level 1

    When: Monday, March 19, 2018 6:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

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