Adult Programs and Events

  • Upcoming
    Events

  • Homeschool
    Collaborative

  • More
    Than Music

  • Book
    Discussions

  • Crafting and
    Art Programs

Upcoming Adult Programs

Fifteenth Annual Celebration of Black History Month More Than Music Sunday, February 26, 2017 3pm at the Morganton Public Library
For more information, see the More Than Music Tab


Homeschool Collaborative Meet and Greet and Forum Thursday, March 9 3pm at MPL

For more information, see the Homeschool Collaborative Tab


Live well at your library

Diabetes Prevention Program

Last Day to sign up is February 14! We will be meeting at 10am on Tuesday Mornings in Valdese.

Visit Our Diabetes Prevention Page for more information.


Needlework in the Mornings

Wednesday Mornings at the
Valdese Public Library

Wednesday, February 1 and
Wednesday, February 15
from 10am to Noon at VPL

Friday Mornings at the
Morganton Public Library

Friday, February 10 and
Friday, February 24
from 10am to Noon at MPL

For More Information, see the Needlework in the Morning Tab


Movies at Grace Ridge

An American in Paris Movie Poster

Tuesday, February 7
2pm at Grace Ridge

Open to the Public. No registration required.



Scrapbooking

Saturday, February 25 at 10:00am
C.B. Hildebran Public Library

Join us for a morning of scrapbooking fun.
For more information, please call 828-764-9260.


Mixed Media Mondays

Sweater Covered Boxes

Monday, February 27 - MPL 6pm
Pre-Registration is Required

For more information, see the Crafting and Art Programs Tab


Valdese Book Discussion Group

Will be discussing

Man Called Ove Book Cover

Man Called Ove
by Fredrik Backman

Tuesday, February 21, at 10:00am at the Valdese Public Library


Wine About a Book

February 11, 2017 at 6:00 pm in the upstairs Gallery of the CoMMA.

This event is for ages 21 and older. Registration required. For details, see the Book Discussion Tab.

Join us for our monthly book discussion groups.
Registration is not required, unless otherwise noted.


Wine About a Book

February 11, 2017 at 6:00 pm, the Library will host "Wine About A Book" in the upstairs Gallery of the CoMMA.
Wine from local wineries will be available and light refreshments will be served.
Come and mull over a book with a glass of wine and discuss your tome of choice.

This event is for ages 21 and older. Registration required. Event is free to participants.


Other book discussions will be held throughout the year, and will be announced on our website.

Do you have an idea for a book discussion? Let us know! Call 828-764-9260.


Valdese Book Discussion Group

Will be discussing:

Man Called Ove Book Cover

Man Called Ove
by Fredrik Backman

Tuesday, February 21, at 10:00am at the Valdese Public Library

Copies of the book are available to check out on a first come first served basis. For more information, please call VPL at 828-874-2421.

Upcoming Books:

March: Brooklyn by Colm Toibin
April: The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
May: A Virtuous Woman by Kaye Gibbons
June: The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
July: The Secret of the Old Clock (Nancy Drew Series) by Carolyn Keene

Join us for our monthly craft and art programs.


Needlework in the Mornings

Wednesday Mornings at the
Valdese Public Library

Wednesday, February 1 and
Wednesday, February 15
from 10am to Noon at VPL

Friday Mornings at the
Morganton Public Library

Friday, February 10 and
Friday, February 24
from 10am to Noon at MPL

Open to all ages and skill levels, Needlework in the Morning is a way to meet with fellow knitters, crocheters and anyone who enjoys needlework. Share ideas and hone skills! Just bring your own materials(yarn, needles/hook).

Light refreshments will be provided.
No registration necessary.
For more information, please call 828-764-9260.
Download the Flyer


Scrapbooking

Saturday, February 25 at 10:00am
C.B. Hildebran Public Library

Join us for a morning of scrapbooking fun! All materials will be provided for creating beautiful pages for your scrapbook. Just bring your own photos, scrapbook, and creativity. Registration is necessary.
For more information, please call 828-764-9260.



Mixed Media Mondays

Monday, February 27 at 6pm
Morganton Public Library

Pre-Registration Required

February Project: Sweater Covered Boxes

Mixed Media combines several different mediums for an art project. All materials provided.

Class size is limited.
For more information, please call 828-764-9260.