Adult Programs

Adult Programs

Fall Corn Craft

corn magnetGet ready for fall with these cute corn magnets and pins!

Join us for a fun fall corn bead craft! Each participant can make two, with a choice of magnets or pins. All materials will be provided.

Register on the library calendar or by calling the library.

New Wash Library - Tuesday, October 3 at 6-7 pm
Charlestown Library - Wednesday, October 4 at 6-7 pm
Henryville Library - Tuesday, October 10 at 6-7 pm
Borden Library - Thursday, October 12 at 5:30-6:30 pm
Sellersburg Library - Wednesday, October 18 at 6-7 pm

Coffee & Coloring

coffeeJoin us for a relaxing evening of coffee and coloring! Coloring sheets, color pencils, light snacks, and warm beverages provided.

Ages 16+. No registration required.

Charlestown Library
Wednesday, October 25 at 6:00-7:15 pm

Paper Crafts

paper pumpkinJoin us for a night of fun making these adorable pumpkins out of old books. This is a new monthly craft program.

All supplies provided. Registration is required.

Henryville Library
Tuesday, October 24
6:30-7:30 pm

Register on the library calendar or by calling the library.

Murder Mystery Party

ugly sweatersGet in the Christmas spirit by participating in an Ugly Christmas Sweater murder mystery party!

You will play a character and interact with others to try to reveal the murderer! Ugly Christmas sweaters are encouraged, but not required.

Adults 18+ only.

Space is limited for this program, registration is required.

Charlestown Library - Tue, November 28 at 6-8 pm
Sellersburg Library - Wed, November 29 at 6-8 pm
Borden Library - Thu, November 30 at 5-7 pm
Henryville Library - Tue, December 5 at 6-8 pm
New Washington Library - Tue, December 12 at 6-8 pm

Register on the library calendar or by calling the library.

The Extra Special Social Club

A 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.

pizzaTheme: national pizza month

Charlestown Library
Thursday, October 5 at 2-3 pm

read Little Nino's Pizzeria by Karen Barbour
read How to Eat Pizza by Jon Burgerman
library scavenger hunt & pizza craft

Upcoming dates: Thursday, October 26; Thursday, November 16


book clubs

Coffee & Crime
A True Crime Book Club

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

under the banner of heavenThe first meeting:

Under the Banner of Heaven
by Jon Krakauer

Henryville Library
Tuesday, October 17 at 6:30 pm

Available at the library or on Libby.

Drinks and snacks will be provided.
Registration is recommended. Ages 18+.

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:

The Secret History
by Donna Tartt

Henryville Library
Thursday, October 19 at 6:30 pm


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:

Cold Brew Corpse
by Tara Lush

Charlestown Library
Tuesday, September 26
6:30-7:30 pm

recipes to share

If you like to talk cookbooks, share recipes and sample new dishes, this group is for you. Each month we pick a food topic, share recipes and sample each others dish. Meetings are at the first Thursday of each month at Charlestown Library.

fruitsCharlestown Library
Thursday, October 5
10:00-11:00 am

Participants can bring a dish using fall produce to share with the group. Be sure to bring a copy of the recipe.

Upcoming topics:

November 2 - Thanksgiving meal planning (Participants will need to submit their Thanksgiving recipes by the October 5 meeting to have them included in our cookbook.)
December 7 - cookie exchange

Crafty Creations

A monthly craft program to create seasonal crafts
using a variety of mediums! Space is limited.

Registration is required.

cansDecorate tin cans with fall patterns
Henryville Library - October 2 at 2:30-3:30 pm
Charlestown Library - October 11 at 6-7 pm

Set of 5 unique holiday cards
Henryville Library - November 6 at 2:30-3:30 pm
New Washington - November 7 at 6-7 pm
Charlestown Library - November 8 at 6-7 pm

Wine cork ornaments
Henryville Library - Thu, November 30 at 6-7 pm
Charlestown Library - Wed, December 6 at 6-7 pm
Borden Library - Thu, December 7 at 5:30-6:30 pm
Sellerburg Library - Wed, December 13 at 6-7 pm
New Washington - Thu, December 14 at 6-7 pm

Register on the library calendar or by calling the library.