Programs for Adults

To register for a program, please call 717-486-3688, email, or stop at the library.



Thursday, April 26 @ 5:30  pm - Birdhouses for Books Reception - Back by popular demand, these one-of-a-kind birdhouses will be displayed in our basement for you to see and place your online bid! Online bidding begins at 5:30 pm and will be available at the reception.


Thursday, May 3 @ 8 pm - Birdhouses for Books Auction ends.


Friday, May 4 @ 10 m - Birdhouse pick-up begins. Payment must be made at time of pick-up. Cash, credit card, check or money order accepted. 


Monday, May 7 @ 6:30 pm - Instant-Pot Pressure Cooking - The Instant Pot is the new "must-have" cooking appliance, but, how do you use it? Sherri Miller will be sharing tips & tricks about using your Instant Pot. Informative program, ages 14 & up; registration requested.


Tuesday, May 8 @ 6:30 pm - Creative Cooking: Theme: Savvy Sandwiches - Sandwiches can be hot, cold, big or small! Bring your favorite sandwich to share with the group & as always, don't forget the recipe! Ages 14 & older, registration requested.


Wednesdays, May 16 & 30 @ 6 pm - JAM Session - Bring your instrument and join others to make beautiful music. Listeners are welcome also.


Wednesday, May 23 - Saturday, May 26 - Book Sale - Get a jump start on your summer reading! Book sale will be held during regular business hours.


Monday, May 28 - Memorial Day - Amelia Givin Library will be closed.


Saturday, June 2 - 9 am - 4 pm - Foundry Day - Our annual Friends Cookie Booth will be open on 3rd Street in Boiling Springs! Funds raised support the Amelia Givin Library.


Saturday, June 2 @ 10 am - 12 noon - Summer Learning Program Kick-off - Adults, teens & kids are welcome to the Kick-off Party for our Summer Learning Program. Food & fun will be available. Don't forget to pick-up your reading logs before you leave.


Tuesday, June 12, 14, 29, 21, 26 & 28 @ 8 - 9 am - Tai Chi - Cost $43.00 (for all 12 sessions) for this class that will be held every Tuesday & Thursday morning through July 19 (no classes week of July 4). Registration & payment must be made prior to the first class.


Tuesday, June 12 @ 6:30 pm - Creative Cooking - HELD AT OTTERBEIN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, Forge Rd in Boiling Springs. Theme: Fruit-tastic! Summer is the best time for fresh fruit; use fruit as your main ingredient in the treat you bring to share with others. Don't forget your recipe!


Wednesdays, June 13 & 27 @ 6 pm - JAM Session - Bring your instruement and join others in making music; listeners are also welcome.






**Creative Cooking Exchange (Held the 2nd Tuesday of every month) - Here's how it works:

  1. Check out a cookbook from Amelia Givin Library. 
  2. Choose a recipe from the book and prepare it
  3. After the recipe has been completed and made, jot down any difficulties, ideas to make it better, tips & hints you may have about the recipe
  4. Bring the dish to the Creative Cooking Exchange along with those notes and a thumbs up or thumbs down recommendation
  5. Participants will taste each others dishes and share recipes
  6. Enjoy preparing new dishes and meeting new friends!



















Page Updated: 

August 30, 2013

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