Programs for Adults

NGPL is always looking for ways to work with our community and provide programming to meet the needs of our patrons.  If you have suggestions for presentations, clubs or events please fill in the Program Proposal Form or contact us!

New! La Leche League
Breastfeeding Café

Date: 4th Thursday of the month
10am | Ongoing

Meet in a comfortable, relaxed environment  for mother-to-mother/parent-to-parent/peer support for pregnant women, new moms
and beyond.

Writer’s Drop In and Workshops

Date: Mondays,  7-9pm
Registration: Not required
 
Drop in and join fellow authors for discussion, give and receive critiques or just write!   All welcome
Participants presentation and self-directed discussion. Group Critiques (Send your work in advance via email or FaceBook.) and exchange of Group Writing Project to the next participant.  See attached for details!

Quilting Club- The Scrappy Bits

Date: 1st Tuesday of each month, 1-3pm
Registration: Not required

Bring your projects and join a group of fellow quilters for an afternoon of stitching, cutting and swap tips and ideas.
Beginner to expert, whatever your project there’s room to spread out and work!

Science and Technology Group

Date: 1st Wednesday of the month, 7-9pm
Registration: Not Required

The advancement of science and technology in the last 200 years has proceeded at a breathtaking pace, affecting everything in our lives.
This group is meant to provide an informal setting for people to come together & discuss science, its applications and its future.sci_1
Group members will decide the direction meetings take so bring your ideas!

  • What are magnetars and why are they so scary.
  • Who is Jocelyn Bell?
  • Some interesting news about A.I.
  • Vacuum energy and Casimir plates.

Library Book Club

Date: 3rd Wednesday of the month, 7 pm-8:30 pm
Registration: Not Required
Join others for lively, interesting and fun book discussions!
Copies are available at the Front Desk.  All welcome.

Afternoon Book Club

Date: 4th Friday of the month, 2 pm- 4 pm
Registration: Not Required
Join others for lively, interesting and fun book discussions!
Copies are available at the Front Desk.  All welcome.

Youngsters of Yore13615025_1260308883980269_108898335575168238_n

The Youngsters of Yore meet every Thursday afternoon at the Library. This group is run by some of our Friends of the Library volunteers. Each week there is a guest speaker and refreshments are served.
Visit the Event Calendar for more program details.

Knit ‘n Natter  *NEW time 7:30pm as of May 7th

Date: Every Tuesday from 7 pm – 8:30 pm | Ongoing
Registration: Not Required

Beginners or experienced knitters can share ideas and patterns. Everyone welcome!

Afternoon Knitters

Date: Every Wednesday from 1 pm – 3 pm | Ongoing
Registration: Not Required

An afternoon for knitters where you can share ideas and patterns. Everyone welcome!