Adult News & Events

Adult Events

  • Crafts,Cards, Scrapbooking @ Your Library

    When: Friday, August 17, 2018 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Today's special project: Make small gift boxes.
    Make all occasion 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, August 18, 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, August 20, 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 >

  • "Claire of the Sea Light" Taste of the Caribbean Book Discussion:

    When: Monday, August 20, 2018 6:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Title: Claire of the Sea Light, Edwidge DanticatClaire is an enchanting child born into love and tragedy in Ville Rose, Haiti. Read more >

  • Ancestry Library Edition Demo

    When: Tuesday, August 21, 2018 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Research your family tree at the library! Join us for a demonstration on using Ancestry Library Edition, a genealogy resource. Read more >

  • Chill Out & Knit

    When: Thursday, August 23, 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 >

  • Mantis Concert on the front steps of the library

    When: Thursday, August 23, 2018 6:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library

    Mantis is a five-piece band from the trees of Connecticut playing the sounds of soulful indie, funky psychedelic, and beyond. Read more >

  • Chess

    When: Monday, August 27, 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 >

  • "Paul Robeson" & "Scandalize My Name," films and conversation

    When: Tuesday, August 28, 2018 1:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Paul Robeson Biography (30 min), Scandalize My Name (54 min)
    The Hartford Courant (April 27, 2000) is the source of the following quotes about Robeson, who lived with his family in Enfield from 1941 – 52. Read more >

  • 21st Century Composers, Music Appreciation

    When: Tuesday, September 04, 2018 1:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Meet the composer Stephen Gryc. Dream Vegetables, his setting of poems by the contemporary American poet Maggie Anderson, will be the featured work today. Read more >

  • Line Dancing at the Library

    When: Tuesday, September 04, 2018 6:30 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 >

  • Caregiver Support Group / Healing Hearts

    When: Wednesday, September 05, 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 >

  • Dennis Sullivan - Hartford History

    When: Wednesday, September 05, 2018 6:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    THE WAY IT WAS---HARTFORD’S NORTH END, 1900-1965, rare photos with commentary by local author - Dennis Sullivan (Irving Street & Other Hartford Memories, Amazon 2016). Read more >

  • Microsoft Word Level 1 Class

    When: Thursday, September 06, 2018 11:00 AM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    In this class, participants will learn how to navigate Microsoft Word 2016 and open/save a document, as well as get an overview of its most popular tools. Read more >

  • Friends' Meeting

    When: Thursday, September 06, 2018 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

  • "To the Ends of the Earth" Documentary Film & Conversation

    When: Thursday, September 06, 2018 6:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    To The Ends of the Earth – Documentary Film and Conversation This 2016 documentary presents the voices and experiences of numerous private citizens and scientific experts as it explores the impact of our increasingly intensive efforts to extract fossil fuels. Read more >

  • "Bye Bye Germany" International Film

    When: Friday, September 07, 2018 1:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Frankfurt, 1946. David Bermann is determined to make the most of the ravaged post-war era by recruiting friends from a displaced persons camp to sell linens at inflated prices to unsuspecting Germans. Read more >

  • Pegi Deitz Shea, Artist Reception

    When: Friday, September 07, 2018 4:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Adult Reading Room

    Meet and Greet Pegi Deitz Shea featured artist at Prosser for August and September, 2018 on the upper level of the library. Read more >

  • Chess

    When: Monday, September 10, 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 >

  • Library Board Meeting

    When: Tuesday, September 11, 2018 5:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room


  • Microsoft Word Level 2 Class

    When: Thursday, September 13, 2018 11:00 AM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    In this class, participants will practice using the most popular tools in Microsoft Word 2016, including tables and pictures. Read more >

  • Chill Out & Knit

    When: Thursday, September 13, 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: Tin Man by Sarah Winman

    When: Thursday, September 13, 2018 6:30 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Adult Reading Room

    Tin Man by Sarah Winman
    Ellis and Michael are twelve when they first become friends, and for a long time it is just the two of them, cycling the streets of Oxford, teaching themselves how to swim, discovering poetry, and dodging the fists of overbearing fathers. Read more >

  • Mac Users Group

    When: Saturday, September 15, 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 >

  • Violinist Joshua Peckins

    When: Sunday, September 16, 2018 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    This afternoon's concert pairs Bach’s B minor Partita and Ysaye’s Fourth Solo Sonata – two of the most virtuosic and expressive works ever written for the violin. Read more >