Programs for Adults

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

 

 

Tuesday, November 6 @ 6:30 pm - Creative Cooking (note: this is the first Tuesday of November) - Theme: European Dishes - Spain? Italy? Poland? Germany? Join us to taste the flavors of Europe. Prepare a European dish to share with the group. Think of the many countries you can choose from when choosing a recipe? Prepare a dish to share and sample the wide variety of foods everyone else prepares. Don't forget the recipe! This is a great way to taste new dishes and meet new friends.

 

Tuesday, November 13 @ 5:30 pm - Friends of Amelia Givin Library - All are welcome to attend this quarterly meeting of the Friends. This important organization supports the library in many ways. Coming up soon: our December book sale and holiday cookie bake sale! 

 

 

Wednesday, November 14 @ 6 pm - Holly Rug Hookers - All interested rug hooking enthusiasts are invited to attend this informal monthly get-together, generally held the second Wednesday of each month to work on individual projects, share tips and tricks, and learn new things. Basic knowledge of rug hooking needed.Those who practice other fiber crafts (yarn, punch needle, etc.) are also welcome to attend! NO registration needed. Questions? Email Cindy at cstrattonthompson@ccpa.net or call her at the library at (717) 486-3688.

 

Thursday, November 15 @ 6:30 pm - Learn Calligraphy - Learn basic calligraphy and create a 5"x7"piece on canvas. Instruction provided by Emma Cartisano. Fee of $7 covers all materials. Registration required.

 

Wednesday, November 28 @ 6 pm - JAM Session - Join other musicians for a JAM Session in out lower level. Stop by to listen if you like, too. Ages 14 and older. No registration needed.

 

Tuesday, December 4 @ 6:30 pm - Creative Cooking (note: this is the first Tuesday of December) - Theme: Cookie/Candy Exchange - M Prepare a recipe and bring some to share with the group. Some participants are bringing 6 dozen cookies--some to enjoy, some to send home with others at the gathering, and some to donate to the Friends of Amelia Givin Library Bake Sale that begins the next day! This fun group meets every month to share recipes and meet new friends.

 

Wednesday, December 5 @ 6 pm - JAM Session - Join other musicians for a JAM Session in out lower level. Stop by to listen if you like, too. Ages 14 and older. No registration needed.

 

Wednesday, December 19 @ 6 pm - JAM Session - Join other musicians for a JAM Session in out lower level. Stop by to listen if you like, too. Ages 14 and older. No registration needed.

 

 

 

**Note regarding 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: 

November 14, 2018

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