Adult Programs

Adult Programs

The Extra Special Social Club

climbingA structured social hour for adults 18+ with disabilities. Come on in and join the fun! Meet new people. Activities include reading a story, games and crafts. No registration required.

Summer Programs at Charlestown Library

Thursday, June 13 at 2-3 pm - Camping
Thursday, June 27 at 2-3 pm - Jungle Safari
Thursday, July 11 at 12:30-1:30 pm - Fishing
Thursday, July 25 at 2-3 pm - Adventures with friends

Food for Thought

A monthly cooking group for busy adults to share recipes and cooking ideas.
Bring a dish and the recipe to share with the group. Meetings will be the
second Thursday of each month at Sellersburg Library.

jamsSellersburg Library
Thursday, June 13 at 6-7 pm

June Jams, bring a jam you enjoy (biscuits provided)

Participants are encouraged to bring a favorite jam. If you make it from scratch, be sure to bring a copy of the recipe.

upcoming date: July 18 - Red, White and Brunch, bring brunch items

Recipes to Share

If you like to talk cookbooks, share recipes and sample new dishes, this group is for you. We share recipes and sample each other's dish. Meetings are at the first Thursday of each month at Charlestown Library.

strawberriesCharlestown Library
Thursday, June 6 at 10:00-11:00 am


Participants are encouraged to bring dish using strawberries or/and blueberries to share with the group. Bring a copy of the recipe.

upcoming topics:
July 11 - cherries
August 1 - something from your oldest cookbook

Viva Art Canvas Painting


Join us for a fun night with Viva Art for guided canvas painting!

Registration is required and begins May 1. Due to limited availability, each participant can register for only one class. Adults 18+ only. Please arrive 15 minutes early to ensure everyone is set up and ready to go! All materials will be provided.

Henryville Library - Tuesday, June 11 at 6-8 pm
Sellersburg Library - Wednesday, June 12 at 6-8 pm
Charlestown Library - Wednesday, June 19 at 6-8 pm
Borden Library - Thursday, June 20 at 5-7 pm
New Washington Library - Tuesday, June 25 at 6-8 pm

Register for programs on the library calendar or call 812-256-3337.

Crafty Creations

craft supplies

A craft program for adults to create seasonal crafts using a variety of mediums! Meetings are monthly at Henryville and Charlestown. Space is limited.

Charlestown Library - Wednesday, July 10 at 5-7 pm

Craft: open house to make one of the crafts from the past 2 years. First come, first serve, supplies are limited

For adults 18+. Registration is required.
Register on the library calendar or by calling the library.


The Cozy Mystery Bookclub

Enjoy a fun read that engages your mind and entertains. This bookclub features the “cozy mystery” genre. Meetings are monthly at Charlestown Library.

bookThe next meeting:

Death by Chocolate Malted Milkshake
by Sarah Graves

Charlestown Library
Tuesday, June 18
6:30-7:30 pm


Coffee & Crime
A True Crime Book Club

A book club all about true crime at Henryville Library! Join us for a cup of coffee and an evening of fun discussing our true crime book of the month.

bookThe next meeting:

The Amish Wife
by Gregg Olsen

Henryville Library
Tuesday, May 28
6:30-7:30 pm

June 20 - A Dark Room in Glitter Ball City
July 25 - The Witch of New York

For the Love of Books

Adults can come share their love of reading books with others. Meetings are monthly at Henryville Library.

bookThe next meeting:

A Court of Thorns and Roses
by Rebecca Yarros

Henryville Library
Thursday, June 27
6:30 pm

July 18 - Remarkably Bright Creatures