Upcoming Adult Programs

Monroe Reads Together Events

Healthy Family Dinners Series:

Meals with 5 Ingredients or Less!
Wednesday, November 5, 6:30 PM

Looking for quick, delicious recipes that are simple and don't require everything in the pantry?  Join Robin Glowa, The Conscious Cook as she prepares easy to make recipes your family will love, using just 5 ingredients! Registration is required. Learn more...

An Evening with Sarah Smiley at Jockey Hollow Middle School
Thursday, November 13, 7:00 PM

Join us for the culminating event of Monroe Reads Together. Author Sarah Smiley will speak about her family's experience and sign copies of her book, Dinner with the Smileys. The public is invited to attend at Jockey Hollow Middle School Auditorium. No tickets needed.

AARP Driver's Safety Program
Thursday, November 6, 12:30-4:30 PM

Designed for drivers age 50 and older, this course will cover rules of the road, recent law changes, various driving environments and other driving skills. Also reviewed will be necessary driving strategies to compensate for age-related physical changes. Participants may qualify for an auto insurance discount. Although there are no tests, to qualify for the discount, participants must complete the 4-hour session to be eligible.  

Cost for the program is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members to cover materials and processing costs and should be brought to the program. Registration required...Link here.

Confessions of an Urban Archaeologist
Saturday, November 8, 1:30 PM

Co-sponsored by the Monroe Historical Society.  Greg Van Antwerp of Charter cable channel 21 will speak about antique photos and include some from the Monroe Historical Society collection.  Greg searches for old glass negatives at flea markets and tag sales. The program will begin with a short video of the Historical Society's Rail Trail tour.  Registration is required. Link here to sign up.

Computer Help
By appointment
Stop in and register for help with basic computer skills. Whether you are looking to set up a free
e-mail account, or would like to learn how use the library catalog, these sessions will help you improve your computer literacy. Please call or visit the library to schedule an appointment.

Learn to Use the Mouse
Try Mousing Around, an easy online tutorial that teaches the basic functions of the mouse for those who are beginner computer users.