Adult Programs

Summer Programs 2022

July into August Adult Programs at SHPL

Don't forget to sign up for the Adult Summer Program - just check out library items to participate! Win instant prizes or enter to win a Second Chance Drawing to win a Free Camping Rental from EMS, a $50 Gas Card, or a $50 gift certificate from the Odyssey bookstore. There is also adult Book Bingo to win free metal bookmarks.


July 2022


Local Edible Mushrooms and Poisonous Look-a-likes. Wednesday, July 27 at 6:30

No Sign Up- in Community Room.

Learn to distinguish between edible mushrooms that are safe to eat and their poisonous twins.


August 2022

Color Me Calm Adult & Teen Coloring Group. Monday, August1 from 4:00 – 6:00

Color Me Calm is a laid-back coloring group for ages 13 & up.  Join us in the Community Meeting Room for an afternoon of coloring your cares away! Coloring pages and utensils will be provided, or BYOCB (Bring Your Own Coloring Book).


Chain Mail Making for Adults and Teens. Wednesday, August 3 at 5:00

Register at: or at and click on events.

Calling all Cosplayers, LARPers, and crafters!!  Come learn how to make chain mail. Space limited to 20 participants.


Author Talk! Oyster Tall Ships: Boom to Bust

Saturday, August 6 at 11 am in the Community Room

Author Rachel Rodgers-Dolhanczyk will give a lecture on the historic oyster capital of the world. The A.J. Meerwald of New Jersey worked as a booming Oyster Ship, to serving in the Coast Guard during World War II  to eventually being left to rot on a mudbank. Come find out the fascinating adventure of New Jersey's official Tall Ship!

Past Adult Programming


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