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.
We are looking for oral histories, mementos, stories and artifacts that you might be willing to share to be part of the Smithsonian Institute’s exhibit “The Way We Worked.” Please call Sandy Gilmore, Head of Adult Services at (248) 628-3034 x222 for more information.
Tuesdays at 2:00 p.m. November 18, December 16 (holiday party)
Play traditional bingo and win books. Bring a friend or neighbor. This fun-loving group welcomes new players.
Gardenside Music - Black Satin Music Group
Sunday, October 26, 2:00 p.m.
The Black Satin Music Group would like to take you on a Sentimental Journey. Sue, Rick and Phyllis sing tight harmony to songs from the 40's to current cover, as well as country. For this concert enjoy a special selection of Halloween tunes as well. This program was underwritten in part by the Friends of the Oxford Public Library.
Halloween Scavenger Hunt
Week of October 26
Hunt for the pumpkin throughout the library. Bring to a reference desk for a Halloween treat.
Writing a Novel in 30 Days - Yes You Can! With Author Caterina Zucker
Thursday, November 6, 7:00 p.m.
Local author Caterina Zucker's novel Gray Beaujolais was the inspired result of the No Plot? No Problem! approach outlined by NaNoWriMo creator Chris Baty. Join her for a fun and interactive workshop to get your juices flowing and the words written. Please register here.
Homemade Holiday with Lisa Howard, The Cultured Cook
Tuesday, November 11, 6:30 p.m.
Save money and shopping time by making easy edible gifts for friends and family! Plus, we’ll taste what we’re talking about. Join Lisa Howard, the Cultured Cook, to explore healthy recipe ideas as we sample gourmet popcorn, spiced baked pecans, and crisp gingersnaps. Delicious and healthy ingredients = delicious and healthy holiday treats! Please register here. This program was underwritten in part by the Friends of the Oxford Public Library.
Jigsaw Puzzle Competition
Saturday, November 15, 2:00 p.m.
Sign up as a team of 2-4 or as an individual. The library will assign individuals to a team. Puzzles are 1,000 pieces per box. Whichever team gets closest to completing their puzzle by 4:00 p.m. wins! Each member of the winning team will be awarded a prize. Registration ends October 24. 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.