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  • Summer Book Club

    Starts: 5:30 pm

    Ends: 6:30 pm, July 31, 2014



Ongoing Programs and Events

"Read Past your Bedtime" Adult Summer Reading

Monday, June 9th @ 9:00am

Community residents 18+ years old are invited to join us this summer for our adult summer reading program! Log the number of pages you read or the amount of DVDs that you watch to win tickets for awesome prizes! Grand prize for the reading portion is a Nook and for the movie portion it is a concession stand and popcorn snack gift basket. More information available as it approaches! Begins June 9th and will end August 4th. Check out the Teen and Kids pages for information on those summer reading programs.

Summer Book Club

Wednesday, July 2nd 

Join Heidi in reading Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie this July. Books are available for pick up at the front desk. The discussion will be July 31st in the Blocher Room. 

Great Salad Standoff

Saturday, July 19th @ 9:30am-10:30am

Have a favorite salad recipe? Enter it in our contest with the chance to win prizes! Entries will be accepted ONLY between 9:30am and 10:30am on July 19th. Pick up an entry form at the front desk beginning July 1st. 

Summer Book Club

Thursday, July 31st @ 5:30pm

Join Heidi in reading Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie this July. Books will be available for pick up at the front desk starting July 2nd. The discussion will be July 31st in the Blocher Room. 

Learn Genealogy

Saturday, August 2nd @ 9:15am

Join the DAR for this free genealogy program in the Blocher Room. Find resources and methods of tracking your family history!

Postcard Presentation

Saturday, August 2nd @ 3:00pm

Join us in the Blocher Room for a 30 minute presentation on the history and values of postcards followed by free postcard appraisals for attendees! 

Pinterest Basics

Tuesday, August 12th @ 5:00pm

Come and learn how to navigate and create your own Pinterest account! Feel free to bring your own laptop (We will also provide laptops). Hosted in the Blocher Room. Sign up at the front desk!

Your Library Catalog

Thursday, August 14th @ 5:00pm

Learn how to navigate the NMPL catalog like a pro! Hosted in the Blocher Room. Sign up at the front desk!

Writing Workshop

Saturday, August 16th @ 10:00am-12:00pm

Join Dr. Beate Gilliar in the Blocher Room for her fall writing workshop. This month's theme is Transitioning. 

Mother-Daugher Day Out

Saturday, August 30th @ 2:00pm

Join us in the Blocher Room for a fun craft day with your favorite kid. A mother, father, aunt, grandpa, etc. can accompany a child to paint their very own mug! This workshop costs $1 to help cover food and craft supplies. Please sign up at the kids or adult desks. 20 seat limit. 

Computer and eReader Assistance

Do you have basic computer, eReader, or Overdrive questions? Then make an appointment with Heidi! She will be available for assistance by appointment only Tuesday-Saturday 9am-5pm. Please call 260-982-4773 or email Heidi at 

Share Your Collection

Do you collect vintage tshirts? What about postcards or stamps? Show off your collection in one of our glass display cases! 

A patron's collection may be matched with appropriate library materials. Collections are typically displayed for up to 3 months, and the display cases are kept locked.

Just give us a call at 260-982-4773 or come in and fill out a form at the circulation desk!

Check the Children's Program page for events in the Children's Department.