Adult Programs



June 5, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Library
In concert, Barlow brings the songs alive by sharing the history, legend and humor behind the music.

Meal Prep Mondays! Cooking Demo Series

June 25th, July 30th, and August 27th at 6:00PM.

Join Rachel Dix for a unique cooking demo series, Meal Prep Mondays, at the Public Library Kitchen as she demonstrates how to make your meals gluten & dairy free. Each demo will focus on a different theme. Future themes are, kid-friendly lunches & snacks, make ahead picnic foods, Camping meal prep, and so much more!


Film Viewing

July 17, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM. Join us for this thrilling documentary detailing the life of one of the most prolific female serial killers in history. In the late 1800s, Belle Gunness emigrated from a small town in Norway to the bustling city of Chicago and then to a farm in Indiana. This mystery film has connections to families from the Aberdeen/Scatterwood Lake area. This is an award winning documentary.


Monday, July 30, 2018, 7:00 PM

John Newman will perform the play, THE MAN BEHIND THE CURTAIN. This unique play centers on L. Frank Baum, best known as the author of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, and his own personal story of his life as the head of a theatre troupe in New York, as a merchant, baseball promoter, and newspaper editor in South Dakota, as a reporter and china salesman in Chicago, and finally as a writer of children’s stories.


Cooking Club 2018!!! 

Date: 4th Thursday of each month.
Ages: Adults only. Must be 18 years or older.
Time: 6:00 PM
Registration and $8 fee is required.

Calling all adults who love to talk about food-home cooks and self-proclaimed foodies of all experience levels! The Public Library has started a Cooking Club. This unique club will provide you with the outlet to share this love with people who have the exact same passion. No more need to talk endlessly about the intricacies of food to a bewildered spouse or family member; use the club to get this out of your system!

Click here to register.


Trivia Tuesday

Trivia Tuesday is a program in which teams compete against each other in answering questions from various topics. Participants can choose their own teams of 3 to 5 people or individuals may register for Trivia Tuesday and will be assigned a team before game-play.

Date: 3rd Tuesday of January, February, March, April, May, June & July. 
Time: 7:00-8:30
From working together on tough questions to joking with other teams, team members bond with each other and other teams to create a fun, stimulating environment filled with friendly competition. Everyone has fun at Trivia Night!


Available Book Clubs

The Public Library organizes the following book clubs for the general public:

    Book Club in a Bag

    Library patrons can check out all the materials needed to start their own book club or discussion. Each bag will contain several copies of a book, reading guides, discussion questions, etc. Book club bags can be checked out on your library card.

    Participating in a Book Club

    If you would like to join a book club or create your own, please contact the Alexander Mitchell Public Library at 605-626-7097.