Adult News & Events

Adult Events

  • Chill Out & Knit

    When: Thursday, January 23, 2020 3:45 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, January 23, 2020 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 >

  • "Porgy and Bess" Opera Talk, J. Engel

    When: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 1:00 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 2:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Composer: George Gershwin
    Porgy returns to the Met for the first time in nearly 30 years. Read more >

  • Microsoft Word Level 3 Class

    When: Thursday, January 30, 2020 11:00 AM
    Ends on: Thursday, January 30, 2020 12:30 PM
    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 >

  • The Conversation Continues: "Waking Up White"

    When: Thursday, January 30, 2020 6:00 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, January 30, 2020 7:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Copies of the book are available at Prosser. Read more >

  • CT Henna Queen

    When: Saturday, February 01, 2020 2:30 PM
    Ends on: Saturday, February 01, 2020 4:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library

    CT Henna Queen will be in the Library for anyone who would like a henna tattoo!

  • Mystery Book Discussion: "Case Histories"

    When: Monday, February 03, 2020 6:15 PM
    Ends on: Monday, February 03, 2020 7:45 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    by Kate AtkinsonA story of families divided, love lost and found, and the mysteries of fate. Read more >

  • Caregiver Support Group / Healing Hearts

    When: Wednesday, February 05, 2020 1:30 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, February 05, 2020 3:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Offsite

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

  • Line Dancing

    When: Wednesday, February 05, 2020 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, February 05, 2020 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 >

  • Friends' Meeting

    When: Thursday, February 06, 2020 2:00 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, February 06, 2020 3:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    The Friends of the Bloomfield Public Libraries is a nonprofit volunteer organization dedicated to the support of the libraries through fundraising and advocacy. Read more >

  • "Twin Flower" International Film

    When: Friday, February 07, 2020 1:30 PM
    Ends on: Friday, February 07, 2020 3:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Set in Sardinia, the film is about Anna, a young woman on the run from human traffickers who have murdered her father, and Basim, a refugee from Côte d'Ivoire desperately trying to avoid being caught by Italian immigration agents. Read more >

  • Women Power the Vote: a National League of Women Voters Workshop

    When: Saturday, February 08, 2020 10:15 AM
    Ends on: Saturday, February 08, 2020 12:15 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    In recognition of the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage, the Bloomfield Public Library and the League of Women Voters of Greater Hartford (LWVGH) offer today's workshop to prepare for the National League of Women Voters' DAY OF ACTION on February 14, 2020. Read more >

  • Painting with Azza

    When: Saturday, February 08, 2020 3:00 PM
    Ends on: Saturday, February 08, 2020 4:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    De-stress time for Moms. Read more >

  • Romanza, a Handler & Levesque Concert

    When: Sunday, February 09, 2020 2:00 PM
    Ends on: Sunday, February 09, 2020 3:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Enjoy an hour of wonderful guitar and mandolin music with Judith Handler and Mark Levesque. Read more >

  • "Atlantic" Magazine Discussion Group

    When: Monday, February 10, 2020 10:30 AM
    Ends on: Monday, February 10, 2020 12:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

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

  • NAMI Book Discussion: "Insanity Plea"

    When: Monday, February 10, 2020 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Monday, February 10, 2020 7:45 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Insanity Plea: On Race, Mental Health, and the Judicial System, by LaShawne Houston Sowell, 2019 is the story of a teenager's journey dealing with the mental health and judicial system in America seen through a mother's eyes. Read more >

  • Fiction Writers' Workshop

    When: Tuesday, February 11, 2020 2:00 PM
    Ends on: Tuesday, February 11, 2020 4:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Study Room

    This workshop is designed to help participants improve their fiction writing skills. Read more >

  • Library Board Meeting

    When: Tuesday, February 11, 2020 5:00 PM
    Ends on: Tuesday, February 11, 2020 6:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Monthly meeting of the Board of Directors of the Prosser Public Library. Read more >

  • Census 2020 Employment Opportunities Information Table

    When: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 4:00 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 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 >

  • Episodes in CT African American History

    When: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 6:00 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 7:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Outreach Services Librarian Robert Kinney will give a talk on Episodes in Connecticut African American History, What Newly Digitized Newspapers Can Tell Us. Read more >

  • Microsoft Excel Level 1

    When: Thursday, February 13, 2020 11:00 AM
    Ends on: Thursday, February 13, 2020 12:30 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 >

  • Chill Out & Knit

    When: Thursday, February 13, 2020 3:45 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, February 13, 2020 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 >

  • Book Discussion: Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI(McMW)

    When: Thursday, February 13, 2020 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, February 13, 2020 7:45 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Adult Reading Room

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  • Art Appreciation: Jean-Michel Basquiat

    When: Friday, February 14, 2020 1:30 PM
    Ends on: Friday, February 14, 2020 3:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Dolores Howard and Gwen Lewis bring art appreciation to your library. Read more >

  • Census 2020 Employment Opportunities Information Table (McMW)

    When: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 4:00 PM
    Ends on: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 6:00 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Adult Reading Room

    Be a Census Taker. Read more >

  • Author Showcase: Meet Mike Fuchs

    When: Wednesday, February 19, 2020 5:00 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, February 19, 2020 6:30 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library

    Mike Fuchs is author of The Shaolin Buttlefly Style, Waterside Press, 2019, $15. Read more >

  • Book Discussion: Books by Toni Morrison

    When: Wednesday, February 19, 2020 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, February 19, 2020 7:45 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Chloe Anthony Wofford Morrison (born Chloe Ardelia Wofford, February 18, 1931 – August 5, 2019), known as Toni Morrison, was an American novelist, essayist, book editor, and college professor. Read more >

  • Budget in Excel (Level 2)

    When: Thursday, February 20, 2020 11:00 AM
    Ends on: Thursday, February 20, 2020 12:30 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 >

  • Wintonbury Poetry Series

    When: Thursday, February 20, 2020 7:00 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, February 20, 2020 9:30 PM
    Where: McMahon Wintonbury Library at Children's Room


    "A Bloomfield Poet and a Massachusetts Poet" -- James Black and Howard Faerstein. Read more >

  • Crafts/Cards & Scrapbooks

    When: Friday, February 21, 2020 2:00 PM
    Ends on: Friday, February 21, 2020 4:00 PM
    Where: Prosser Public Library at Community Room

    Join crafting enthusiast Becki Colton, to design your own cards, work on your scrapbook or make the craft of the month. Read more >