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Adult Events

Adult Events

Saturday, September 21
10:30am - 11:30am
Marcia and Mark Wilson of Eyes on Owls bring this live owl program to the Swansea Free Public Library! They will introduce the audience to the six owls of New England and share the field marks, signs and skills that can be used to find owls without... Read More
Monday, September 23
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Coloring club for adults is a relaxing way to start the week.  Find you inner artist using pens, pencils and many different coloring pages.  We provide the materials or you can bring your own.  Coloring club takes place every Monday from 12-2 pm
Tuesday, September 24
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Tuesday Club is an informal group of family historians who meet each Tuesday from 12-2 pm to research genealogy.  Interested in researching your family history?  We can help.  Whether a beginner or a family historian with years of experience,... Read More
Wednesday, September 25
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join master crafter Maureen Pacheco and create a pumkin floral centerpiece and a  pumpkin decoration $10 per person Space is limited
Wednesday, September 25
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join master crafter Maureen Pacheco and create a pumkin floral centerpiece and a pumpkin decoration $10 per person Space is limited
Wednesday, September 25
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Simply Done: The Recipe and Coupon Club of The Swansea Free Public Library will host the 11th Annual Apple Pie Baking Contest Local bakers are encouraged to bake their best apple pies and drop them off at the Library no later than 6:30 PM... Read More
Thursday, September 26
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Swansea Knitters meet each Thursday from 12-2 pm to work on projects.  Whether you are new to knitting or working on your own projects, join us for friendship, fun and a fantastic good time in the Reference Room.  Registration is not required.
Thursday, September 26
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Calling all frugal foodies! Each Thursday from 2-3PM Simply Done, the Cookbook and Coupon Club meets to discuss food, swap recipes and cut coupons.  Meet new people, enjoy taste testings, learn tips to save money. Register today
Thursday, September 26
6:00pm - 7:00pm
for ages 16+ and all adults who like to read young adult literature This month's selection is:  The Marrow Thieves  by Cherie Dimaline Humanity has nearly destroyed its world through global warming, but now an even greater evil lurks. The... Read More
Thursday, September 26
7:00pm - 8:00pm
for ages 16+ and all adults who like to read graphic novels This month's selection is:  Relish: My Life in the Kitchen   by Lucy Knisley Lucy Knisley loves food. The daughter of a chef and a gourmet, this talented young cartoonist... Read More
Monday, September 30
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Coloring club for adults is a relaxing way to start the week.  Find you inner artist using pens, pencils and many different coloring pages.  We provide the materials or you can bring your own.  Coloring club takes place every Monday from 12-2 pm
Tuesday, October 01
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Tuesday Club is an informal group of family historians who meet each Tuesday from 12-2 pm to research genealogy.  Interested in researching your family history?  We can help.  Whether a beginner or a family historian with years of experience,... Read More
Wednesday, October 02
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Our mystery book club meets the first Wednesday of each month.  We enjoy all kinds of mystery and crime books from cozy to historical to modern thrillers. This month's selection:  An Unwanted Guest  by Shari Lapena A remote lodge in... Read More
Wednesday, October 02
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Our historical fiction book club meets the first Wednesday of each month, unless This month's selection:  Home for Erring and Outcast Girls by Julie Kibler An emotionally raw and resonant story of love, loss, and the enduring power of... Read More
Thursday, October 03
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Swansea Knitters meet each Thursday from 12-2 pm to work on projects.  Whether you are new to knitting or working on your own projects, join us for friendship, fun and a fantastic good time in the Reference Room.  Registration is not required.
Thursday, October 03
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Calling all frugal foodies! Each Thursday from 2-3PM Simply Done, the Cookbook and Coupon Club meets to discuss food, swap recipes and cut coupons.  Meet new people, enjoy taste testings, learn tips to save money. Register today
Friday, October 04
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Quilter Diane Preble will cover the basics of quilting to get anyone started.  Pick up the list of materials needed at the library.  Tools and sewing machines provided.  Diane will teach what type of fabric is best for quilting, good first projects,... Read More
Saturday, October 05
10:00am - 1:00pm
Learn more about jobs with the US Census Bureau Part time, flexible hours
Sunday, October 06
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Watch history come alive with the fascinating dramatizations of the true stories of the Salem Witch Hysteria, performed by the Delvena Theatre Company. The setting is Salem, Massachusetts in 1692, a year in which, of the... Read More
Monday, October 07
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Coloring club for adults is a relaxing way to start the week.  Find you inner artist using pens, pencils and many different coloring pages.  We provide the materials or you can bring your own.  Coloring club takes place every Monday from 12-2 pm
Monday, October 07
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Bring your own game or play one of ours
Tuesday, October 08
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Tuesday Club is an informal group of family historians who meet each Tuesday from 12-2 pm to research genealogy.  Interested in researching your family history?  We can help.  Whether a beginner or a family historian with years of experience,... Read More
Tuesday, October 08
6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Friends of the Library are a volunteer organization dedicated to enhancing the Swansea Public Library's services to its patrons and encouraging community use of the library. Funded by annual dues and fundraising activities, the Friends support... Read More
Wednesday, October 09
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Working on a craft project and can't seem to finish?  Bring it to the Library and relax in the Reference Room with a warm beverage and two hours of uninterrupted crafting.  
Thursday, October 10
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Swansea Knitters meet each Thursday from 12-2 pm to work on projects.  Whether you are new to knitting or working on your own projects, join us for friendship, fun and a fantastic good time in the Reference Room.  Registration is not required.
Thursday, October 10
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Calling all frugal foodies! Each Thursday from 2-3PM Simply Done, the Cookbook and Coupon Club meets to discuss food, swap recipes and cut coupons.  Meet new people, enjoy taste testings, learn tips to save money. Register today
Tuesday, October 15
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Tuesday Club is an informal group of family historians who meet each Tuesday from 12-2 pm to research genealogy.  Interested in researching your family history?  We can help.  Whether a beginner or a family historian with years of experience,... Read More
Thursday, October 17
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Swansea Knitters meet each Thursday from 12-2 pm to work on projects.  Whether you are new to knitting or working on your own projects, join us for friendship, fun and a fantastic good time in the Reference Room.  Registration is not required.
Thursday, October 17
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Calling all frugal foodies! Each Thursday from 2-3PM Simply Done, the Cookbook and Coupon Club meets to discuss food, swap recipes and cut coupons.  Meet new people, enjoy taste testings, learn tips to save money. Register today
Friday, October 18
12:00pm - 1:00pm
This fiction book club meets the third Friday of each month (unless otherwise noted).  We bring our lunch and discuss all types of fiction. This month's selection:  The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry  by  Gabrielle Zevin When his most prized... Read More

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