Adult

Upcoming Programs

Adult Summer Reading Club

Friday, June 1 – Friday, August 17
For more information, visit our Adult Summer Reading Club page

 

Drop-In Hedgehog Book Craft

Tuesday, August 14 @ 2:00 PM
All ages
No registration required

This folded book hedgehog is the perfect pet. He prefers reading to eating, and makes no mess. This hedgehog can’t wait to come home to your bookshelf. Join us in creating your very own hedgehog using a paperback book. Drop in anytime between 2:00 and 4:00 PM.

 

Adult Open Craft & Coloring Night

Thursday, August 16 @ 5:30 PM
Adults only please!
Register

Calling all crafters! Need some crafting time? Want to meet other crafters?

Join us for a social crafting evening. Work on your projects while enjoying the company of other crafters. Bring whatever you would like to work on (scrapbooking, beading, knitting, sewing, etc.). Participants must bring their own supplies.

Colorers! Coloring is a craft. Coloring supplies will be provided for those that do not have their own.

Registration begins Monday, July 23.

 

Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Club

Thursday, August 23 @ 6:30 PM
All ages
No registration required

If you like Science Fiction and Fantasy, please feel free to join our book club as we read and discuss books from both genres, ranging from classics to newer works from various authors. Book is “Red Rising” by Pierce Brown. Bring thoughts and questions if you wish to lead the discussion!

 

Booked for the Evening

Thursday, September 6 @ 6:30 PM: One Summer: America, 1927 by Bill Bryson
Thursday, October 4 @ 6:30 PM: Leaving time by Jodi Picoult
Thursday, November 1 @ 6:30 PM: Time and Again by Jack Finney
Thursday, December 13 @ 6:30 PM: Mary Rose by Geoffrey Girard

Bring a friend and join us for some lively discussion at our book group. You are welcome to join us even if you have not read the book. Need a copy? Contact the library today!

 

Chess Nuts: Drop-in Chess Play!

Saturday, September 8, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday, October 6, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday, November 3, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday, December 1, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Love to play Chess and looking for a place to play or new people to challenge? One day a month, we will have Chess sets out in the Michigan History Room for you to use. Bring a friend or meet a new opponent here! You may also bring your own set if you like. Please note: the Library will not be offering Chess tutorials at these events.

 

7 Surprising Ways to Save Money Online

Thursday, September 13 @ 6:30 PM
No registration required

Join CNET’s Rick “The Cheapskate” Broida for a fun and informative look at some of the lesser-known ways to score great deals. Learn how to use cashback services, get lower rates when you book hotels, work Amazon like a pro and much more.

The program runs for about 50 minutes, after which Rick will answer questions and raffle off some cool tech goodies. And everyone who attends gets his favorite smartphone accessory!

Rick Broida has written about computers and technology for nearly 30 years. He’s the author of over a dozen books, a former escape-room owner, co-host of the “Battlestar Recaptica” podcast, and perhaps best known as CNET’s “Cheapskate.”

 

Family Craft: Perler Beads

Monday, September 17 @ 6:00 PM
This craft is for all ages, but children under the age of 5 will need an adult helper.
Registration is required and begins August 27.

Perler beads are beads that are melted together once they’ve been placed together on a pegboard. We will provide all supplies including beads, pegboards and patterns.

 

RHGS Program: 60 Years of Auto Racing with Larry LaMay

Tuesday, September 18 @ 6:30 PM
No registration required

Larry LaMay wrote extensively about his experiences at Mount Clemens Race Track in his memoir, “60 Years of Auto Racing on Both Sides of the Fence,” and he will talk about those days and more at the RHGS September program in Erin Auditorium. All are welcome and no registration is required.

 

Senior Care

Wednesday, September 19 @ 2:00 PM
No registration required

Renee Lotito will be discussing the different levels of senior care including independent living, assisted living and memory care. Please join us for an informative discussion.

 

Career Finder Workshop

Monday, September 24 @ 6:00 PM
No registration required

Learn the basic steps to land a job in your field in this technology age. Preview websites to help create resumes, discover how websites find you, and learn techniques to find your next career! New job seekers and established workers are welcome in the Erin Auditorium at 6:00 PM.

 

Adult Trivia Night

Thursday, September 27 @ 6:00 PM. Registration begins September 6.
Thursday, November 29 @ 6:00 PM. Registration begins November 8.
Adults only please!

Love trivia? Come and test your knowledge against others in 6 rounds of questions. But trivia is more fun with a team. Bring your friends and sign up a group of 4. Don’t have a group? We’ll place you in one!

 

Adult Open Craft and Coloring Night

Tuesday, October 2 @ 5:30 PM
Registration is required and begins September 11.

Tuesday, December 11 @ 5:30 PM
Registration is required and begins November 20.

Calling all crafters! Need some crafting time? Want to meet other crafters?

Join us for a social crafting evening. Work on your projects while enjoying the company of other crafters. Bring whatever you would like to work on (scrapbooking, beading, knitting, sewing, etc.). Participants must bring their own supplies, but coloring and some beading supplies will be available for your to create with.

 

Family Craft: Paper Maché Pumpkins

Monday, October 8 @ 6:00 PM
All ages are welcome, but children under the age of 5 need an adult helper.
Registration is required and begins September 17.

Decorate a pumpkin without the carving! We will provide pre-made paper maché pumpkins and paint and you provide the creativity.

 

Friends Autumn Used Book Sale

Thursday, October 11: 12:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Friday, October 12: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday, October 13: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Looking for a good book? Stop by Erin Auditorium for the Friends of the Roseville Public Library Autumn Used Book Sale to find great deals on books, music CDs, puzzles, DVDs and more! This sale is open to the public and everyone is welcome.

 

Christmas Tree Craft

Saturday, October 20 @ 1:00 PM
For all ages – younger children will need an adult to help
Register beginning September 29 – Tree with LED lights cost $10.00 – Fee due at registration (see the circulation clerk)

Do you need a mini tree? At this program you will get a mini-Christmas Tree loaded with LED lights that you can decorate and take home. Bring some miniature ornaments and your glue gun if you have one. Christmas treats will be provided as you work.

 

Library Lab

Monday, August 20: 6:00-7:30 PM

Looking for help with the computer? Drop in at one of our one-on-one 30 minute computer help sessions. Bring your device and any cords needed to the lab. If you don’t have a laptop, we have a laptop at the library to work with.

Arrive at least 15 minutes prior to sessions and sign up at the Adult Information Desk.
Roseville residents only at this time.