Tag: adult

October 5, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Anythink York Street offers a monthly morning book club with a very different style: we choose a theme for the meeting, and you choose the book you want to read based on that theme. Each person discusses their choice. It’s a fun way to discover new authors and books while reading a title that speaks to you. Bring your pick and a morning beverage, and we’ll talk books. This month’s theme: a book set in the decade you were born. Appropriate for adults.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
September 7, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Anythink York Street offers a monthly morning book club with a very different style: we choose a theme for the meeting, and you choose the book you want to read based on that theme. Each person discusses their choice. It’s a fun way to discover new authors and books while reading a title that speaks to you. Bring your pick and a morning beverage, and we’ll talk books. This month’s theme: an autobiography/memoir.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
August 24, 2019 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Woman drawing in pen

Pen and ink: used all over the world for illustrating, advertising, cartooning, graphic novels, architecture, and fine art. Our class is taught by long-time Adams County artist and instructor, Sally Gould, who will be your guide on this adventure. Each class is a new experience for students seeking their own style and accomplishment. We will focus on different subjects each week with examples that will suit beginners as well as those who have worked with pen and ink in the past. This will be a class to learn, have fun, enjoy creating art and just get away and relax for 2 hours with fellow creatives. Appropriate for teens and adults. Space and supplies are limited; registration preferred. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult
August 30, 2019 - 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Dive into some of the best books of the past three centuries and discover a new favorite along the way. Each month we’ll meet to discuss classic novels across multiple literary traditions and genres. From well-worn masterpieces to under-considered hidden gems, we’ll explore what makes – and remakes – great fiction. Best for adults. Registration encouraged. Please visit our online calendar to register and for details about this month’s book, Henry James’ The Portrait of a Lady.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
August 24, 2019 - 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Flexible and forgiving, fondant is a sugar- or mashmallow-based cake icing that will allow you to take your cake decorating skills to the next tier. Learn the tricks of the trade in order to create festive and fun cake toppers and embellishments that are perfectly tailored to any occasion. 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
August 24, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Get fit at the library! Drop into our exercise program for inspiring, exhilarating workouts clued into your goals and fitness level. No previous fitness experience necessary. Please wear workout-ready clothes. Best for teens through adults. 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Teen
August 22, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Book art has a long and storied history, and can encompass a broad array of techniques and effects that render the material, written word into beautiful, one-of-a-kind art objects. Come learn about how to use books as artistic media, then heed your creative calling with books that have been weeded from our collection. 

Age: 
Adult

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