Adult Program

JULY 19 Invent. Learn. Create.: Explore Coding & Tech Gadgets (Ages 10 - Adult)

Drop-in for guided exploration of the library’s Makerspace items available for checkout! Enjoy robotic challenges, building, coding, and board games for ages 10 through adult. Library staff will be on hand to introduce the robots, board games, circuitry sets, and more that the library’s Makerspace collection has to offer. Invent. Learn. Create. Explore.

JULY 27 Adult NERF Battle @ Your Library (Ages 18+)

Friday, July 27th at 6:00 PM

Embrace your inner child during a night of after-hours fun. NERF guns, "Elite" dart-style ammo, glow sticks, and snacks provided. B.Y.O.B. (bring your own unmodified blaster) too! A small number of NERF blasters will be available to borrow. "Elite" dart-style NERF guns only please.

**Attendees will need to sign a waiver to participate.**

The doors will be locked at 6:00 P.M. when the program starts. Please arrive beforehand to sign waivers.

Book Discussion Group

Book cover imageJoin us for the Friends of the Library book discussion group!  May's selection is "The Night Circus" by Erin Morgenstern.  Copies of book discussion selections are available to check out at the library while supplies last.

From Amazon.com:

A revealing new portrait of Robert F. Kennedy that gets closer to the man than any book before, by bestselling author Chris Matthews, an esteemed Kennedy expert and anchor of MSNBC’s Hardball.

With his bestselling biography Jack Kennedy, Chris Matthews shared a new look of one of America’s most beloved Presidents and the patriotic spirit that defined him. Now, with Bobby Kennedy, Matthews returns with a gripping, in-depth, behind-the-scenes portrait of one of the great figures of the American twentieth century.

Overlooked by his father, and overshadowed by his war-hero brother, Bobby Kennedy was the perpetual underdog. When he had the chance to become a naval officer like Jack, Bobby turned it down, choosing instead to join the Navy as a common sailor. It was a life changing experience that led him to connect with voters from all walks of life: young or old, black or white, rich or poor. They were the people who turned out for him in his 1968 campaign. RFK would prove himself to be the rarest of politicians—both a pragmatist who knew how to get the job done and an unwavering idealist who could inspire millions.

Drawing on extensive research and interviews, Matthews pulls back the curtain on the public and private worlds of Robert Francis Kennedy. He shines a light on all the important moments of his life, from his early years and his start in politics to his crucial role as attorney general in his brother’s administration and his tragic run for president. This definitive book brings Bobby Kennedy to life like never before and is destined to become a political classic.

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