Upcoming Programs for Adults

 

Yoga for Adults

Tuesday Nights at 7pm, April 5th through June 7th

Wind down at the end of the day with a relaxing yoga class provided by the Conant Public Library!  Instructor Sharyn Hocurscak will lead yoga classes Tuesday nights at 7pm at the 1835 Town Hall in Sterling, beginning on April 5th and running through May 31st. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Registration is required; click here to register, or call (978) 422-6409 to register.   


Virtual Program - LGBTQ+ Author Panel with Emery Lee, Timothy Janovsky, Katee Robert, and Olivia Waite

Wednesday, June 1st at 7:00 pm on Zoom

We are starting Pride Month off right! Join us for a conversation with mega-superstar authors Emery Lee (e/eir), Timothy Janovsky (he/him), Katee Robert (she/her), and Olivia Waite (she/her) as they/ey talk about their/eir books, writing process, and how they/ey connect with the LGBTQ+ community with their/eir words and stories.

This program is in collaboration with a multitude of MA libraries: Lincoln, Needham, Medway, Peabody, Danvers, Somerville, Dedham, Winchester, Sterling, Beverly, Canton, Weston, Belmont, Wayland, and Newton.
 

Registration is required: click here to register or call 978-422-6409.


Welcome Summer Craft for Adults

Thursday, June 2nd at 1:00 pm and 6:30 pm

Join us to make a colorful craft welcoming summer! We’ll have two time slots; choose whichever time works best for you. All supplies are provided.

Registration is required; click here for 1:00 pm and here for 6:30 pm or call 978-422-6409.


Cookie Swap

Tuesday, June 7th at 6:30 pm 

Cookies aren’t just for the holidays! Join us at the Conant Public Library for a mid-year Cookie Swap! Bake six dozen of your favorite cookies or bars and bring them (and the recipe!) to the library for a sweet swap.

Registration is required; click here to register or call 978 422-6409.


Adult Coloring

Thursday, June 9th at 2:00 pm

Spend a relaxing afternoon coloring at the Conant Public Library! Supplies will be provided.

No registration required.


June Books-to-Movies Discussion Group

Thursday, June 16th at 6:30 pm

How does Frank Herbert’s landmark 1965 science fiction novel, Dune, hold up on the big screen? Does the new movie, featuring Timothee Chalamet and Zendaya, do the book justice? Is the movie better than the book? Join us to discuss both the book and the movie and the differences between the two. Copies of each format will be available at the front desk.

No registration required.


June Cookbook Club

Wednesday, June 29th at 6:30 pm

Discover delicious new recipes this month at the Conant Public Library's Cookbook Club! Looking to do less in the kitchen as the weather warms up? Bare Minimum Dinners by Jenna Helwig offers fast, simple recipes! Is baking more your style? Cheryl Day’s Treasury of Southern Baking has you covered! Choose a recipe from one of these books, bring it to the library, and sample many dishes while enjoying great conversations! Cookbooks are available at the library for checkout; please let us know which recipe you have chosen so we can avoid duplicates.

Registration is required; click here to register or call 978-422-6409.


June Parents' Night Out Book Club

Wednesday, June 29th at 6:30 pm

We will discuss Four Seasons in Rome, a memoir of twins and travel by acclaimed author Anthony Doerr. Come to the library without the kids and enjoy some great conversation! Weather permitting, we will meet on the library lawn - bring a lawn chair! Otherwise we will meet on the library’s lower level.

No registration required.


Virtual Program - Local Author Panel: Writing for the LGBTQ+ Community

Thursday, June 30th at 7:00 pm on Zoom

We are ending Pride Month with a bang! Local authors are the backbone of the writing community and those writing within and for the LGBTQ+ community are especially important. Join us for a conversation with Bren Bataclan, Anna Burke, Federico Erebia, Jane C. Esther, and Sarah Jean Horwitz as they discuss their books, their writing, and the impact they have on readers of all ages!

This program is in collaboration with a multitude of MA libraries: Lincoln, Needham, Medway, Peabody, Danvers, Somerville, Dedham, Winchester, Sterling, Beverly, Canton, Weston, Belmont, Wayland, and Newton.

Registration is required; click here to register or call 978-422-6409. 


July Classics Book Club

Tuesday, July 12th at 6:30 pm

Join the Conant Public Library’s Classics Book Club at our next meeting. We will be discussing Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf. Copies of the book will be available at the library.

No registration required.