Upcoming Adult Programs
Registration is required for all programs except Book Bingo. Register online,
at the Adult Reference Desk or by calling 248-628-3034.
Click here to view the library calendar and register for programs online.
June 5 - August 7
Have fun this summer when you sign up for the Adult Summer Reading Program. Registration begins June 5. Read about things you love to get chances to win prizes. Choose from our reading lists or write a book
review to receive extra chances to win. We will have weekly prize
drawings beginning Friday, June 12 at 2:00 p.m.
The Grand Prize drawing will be August 7.
Tuesdays at 2:00 p.m. July 21, August 18
Play traditional bingo and win books. Bring a friend or neighbor. This fun-loving group welcomes new players.
Summer Art Exhibit Featuring Fine Art Photographer Kelly Dunn
Painted Trees of Hawaii
June, July, and August
Photographer Kelly Dunn has returned time and again to the big Island of Hawaii, camera in hand, preserving in time the unique painted trees of Hawaii. Stop by the Adult Services area to see the exhibit and learn more about these trees.
June, July, and August
Operation Gratitude sends 100,000+ care packages each year to deployed Troops and Wounded Warriors. Of all the items included in these packages, the most cherished are the personal letters of appreciation. Stop by the library and write a letter, a short note, or create a colorful drawing. At the end of August we'll be sending letters and artwork to Operation Gratitude to be included in care packages. It only takes five minutes but will bring lasting joy to our troops.
Make 'n Take Craft: Patriotic Fan
June 29 through July
This patriotic fan will keep you cool and it also makes an excellent decoration to be used on any patriotic day. Stop by the Adult Reference Desk to pick up your make 'n take - while supplies last.
Book Discussion and Movie:
We will meet near the fireplace in the Adult Room on Tuesday July 14th at 6:30 p.m. to discuss the book "Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption" by Laura Hillenbrand. Then come to the library on Thursday, July 16th at 6:00 p.m. to view and discuss the movie "Unbroken" (137 minutes, Rated PG-13). Please register for these events here.
Lords of the Sky: Birds of Prey (all ages)
Thursday, July 23
The Howell Nature Center will visit OPL with hawks, falcons, owls, vultures and a bald eagle. See these majestic birds up close and learn about their importance to the environment. Registration is required. Please select your preferred session below:
Session 1: 3:30 p.m.
Session 2: 5:30 p.m.
Session 3: 7:00 p.m.
The History of the Sandwich: Heroes (they're not just people)
Monday, July 27, 6:30 p.m.
Subs, grinders, hoagies and more! Are wraps really a sandwich? Come to the library to learn all about the sandwich (including recipes) and sample a real hero. Please register here.
Overdrive Drop-In Clinic
First Friday of the Month, from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Oxford Public Library offers audio books, eBooks, and music available 24/7 from our Overdrive website. Stop by the library’s Adult Services area for one-on-one assistance using Overdrive.
Meet the Artist June 10th from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.