Adult News & Events

Adult Events

  • Microsoft Word Level 3 Class

    When: Thursday, September 20, 2018 11:00 AM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    This class will feature special topics in Microsoft Word 2016, including spell check, header/footer, and ruler features. Read more >

  • Chess

    When: Monday, September 24, 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 >

  • NAMI Book Discussion: "No One Cares About Crazy People"

    When: Monday, September 24, 2018 6:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and best-selling co-author of True Compass, Ron Powers,  offers a fast-paced, carefully researched narrative of the social history of mental illness, focusing specifically on schizophrenia, the taboos that compromise mental health care and the way the disease has devastated his own family. Read more >

  • Community Conversation on Race & Racism

    When: Tuesday, September 25, 2018 6:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    This is the first of three conversations scheduled. Dr. Staggers will begin the series with information on the history of race and racism. Read more >

  • Prosser Book Discussion: "Blackbird House"

    When: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 7:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Alice Hoffman weaves a web of tales, all set in Blackbird House. This small farm on the outer reaches of Cape Cod is a place that is as bewitching and alive as the characters we meet: Violet, a girl who is in love with books and with a man destined to betray her; Lysander Wynn, attacked by a halibut as big as a horse, certain that his life is ruined until a boarder wearing red boots arrives to change everything; Maya Cooper, who does not understand the true meaning of the love between her mother and father until it is nearly too late. Read more >

  • Chill Out & Knit

    When: Thursday, September 27, 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 >

  • FREE Diabetes Self-Management Workshop

    When: Friday, September 28, 2018 10:30 AM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    This workshop is for individuals with type 2 diabetes whether you are newly diagnosed or simply need a refresher. Read more >

  • Art Appreciation with Dolores and Gwen: Artist Emma Amos

    When: Friday, September 28, 2018 1:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Dolores Howard and Gwen Lewis bring art appreciation to your library. Dolores Howard, an artist and art teacher and Gwen Lewis, an art lover will present:
    Emma Amos: Action Painter: Action Lines Emma Amos, postmodernist African American artist, is a painter, printmaker and weaver. Read more >

  • Constitutional Issues Today Session One

    When: Monday, October 01, 2018 10:30 AM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    The American Constitution is the first written constitution in the world. How does a review of the Constitution deepen our understanding of American democracy and politics? Join Dr. Read more >

  • Chess

    When: Monday, October 01, 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 >

  • 21st Century Composers, Music Appreciation

    When: Tuesday, October 02, 2018 1:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Today's recordings include works by the following composers:
    Nimrod Borenstein, born in Tel Aviv in 1969, is both a composer and a violinist. Read more >

  • "Aida" Opera Talk, J. Engel

    When: Wednesday, October 03, 2018 1:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Today's Opera: Aida

    Composer: Giuseppe VerdiWorld Premiere: Opera House, Cairo, 1871. Read more >

  • Caregiver Support Group / Healing Hearts

    When: Wednesday, October 03, 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 >

  • Friends' Meeting

    When: Thursday, October 04, 2018 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

  • FREE Diabetes Self- Management Workshop

    When: Friday, October 05, 2018 10:30 AM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    This workshop is for individuals with type 2 diabetes whether you are newly diagnosed or simply need a refresher. Read more >

  • "Hotel Salvation" Film from India

    When: Friday, October 05, 2018 1:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Rajiv, an overworked businessman, agrees to honor the final wish of his father, Daya, by accompanying him to the holy city of Varanasi. Read more >

  • Constitutional Issues Today Session Two

    When: Monday, October 08, 2018 10:30 AM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    The American Constitution is the first written constitution in the world. How does a review of the Constitution deepen our understanding of American democracy and politics? Join Dr. Read more >

  • Chess

    When: Monday, October 08, 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 >

  • "Faces of the Gone" Mystery Book Discussion

    When: Monday, October 08, 2018 6:15 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Staff Room (Lower Level)

    Tonight discuss Faces of the Gone by Brad Parks, 2009
    Four bodies, each with a single bullet wound in the back of the head, stacked like cordwood in a weed-choked vacant lot. Read more >

  • Microsoft Excel Level 1

    When: Tuesday, October 09, 2018 11:00 AM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

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

  • Library Board Meeting

    When: Tuesday, October 09, 2018 5:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room


  • Medicare for all..for some...or for none?

    When: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 6:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    A Physician’s View: Dr. John CappadonaThe program will begin with a brief review of the reasons health care is so expensive. Read more >

  • Chill Out & Knit

    When: Thursday, October 11, 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: Walking to Listen: 4,000 Miles Across America, One Story at a Time by Andrew Forsthoefel

    When: Thursday, October 11, 2018 6:30 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Adult Reading Room

    Walking to Listen: 4,00 Miles Across America, One Story at a Time by Andrew Forsthoefel

    A memoir of one young man’s coming of age on a journey across America--told through the stories of the people of all ages, races, and inclinations he meets along the way. Read more >

  • FREE Diabetes Self-Management Workshop

    When: Friday, October 12, 2018 10:30 AM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    This workshop is for individuals with type 2 diabetes whether you are newly diagnosed or simply need a refresher. Read more >

  • Community Conversation on Race & Racism

    When: Saturday, October 13, 2018 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    This the second program in a three-part series. Join CHEER Institute & CHEER Consulting Group for the screening of Place Matters. Read more >

  • Exploring the Unexplained with Jeff Belanger

    When: Sunday, October 14, 2018 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Jeff Belanger is the leading lecturer on legends and paranormal phenomena. He brings a suitcase full of evidence, a multimedia presentation, over 18 years of experience, and a lot of personality to the subject of the unexplained making it both entertaining and accessible to a wide audience. Read more >

  • Constitutional Issues Today Session Three

    When: Monday, October 15, 2018 10:30 AM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    The American Constitution is the first written constitution in the world. How does a review of the Constitution deepen our understanding of American democracy and politics? Join Dr. Read more >

  • Chess

    When: Monday, October 15, 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 at the Library

    When: Monday, October 15, 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 >

  • "Friedrich" Art Film & Conversation w/ Jack Brin

    When: Tuesday, October 16, 2018 1:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

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  • "Samson et Dalila" Opera Talk, J. Engel

    When: Wednesday, October 17, 2018 1:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Today's Opera: Samson et Dalila

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  • Prosser Book Discussion: "The Dog Stars"

    When: Wednesday, October 17, 2018 7:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    “Leave it to Peter Heller to imagine a post apocalyptic world that contains as much loveliness as it does devastation. Read more >

  • Budget in Excel (Level 2)

    When: Thursday, October 18, 2018 11:00 AM
    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 >

  • Wintonbury Poetry Series

    When: Thursday, October 18, 2018 7:00 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Children's Room

    Garrett Phelan and Denys Candy present Zen Suite, a Meditation in Poetry and Song. Read more >

  • FREE Diabetes Self-Management Workshop

    When: Friday, October 19, 2018 10:30 AM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    This workshop is for individuals with type 2 diabetes whether you are newly diagnosed or simply need a refresher. Read more >

  • Holiday Cards & Crafts

    When: Friday, October 19, 2018 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Make Halloween cards today or cards for other occasions.
    Long-time craft enthusiast and facilitator Becki Colton will guide participants in creating special occasion cards and assist scrapbook makers in using library supplied materials for their scrapbook projects. Read more >