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Dickinson County Library

Adult Programs


Mini-zen graveyard kits

Available Monday, October 2 @ All Branches (While supplies last.)

Teens and adults can inquire at the circulation desk at their local branch for a spooktacular kit to make your own mini-zen graveyard. Limit one kit per household. 

Qigong/Tai Chi with Irina tarbeeva

Thursday, October 5 at 1:00 PM @ Main Branch

Instructor Irina Tarbeeva will lead participants through self-healing and wellness activities using Qigong/Tai Chi exercises. This class is for beginner or intermediate levels of adults and is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Required registration begins on Thursday, September 28; please call the Main Branch at 906-774-1218 to register.  


Wednesday, October 11 @ Main Branch

Patrons of all ages and reading abilities are invited to practice their literacy skills by reading aloud to therapy dogs Azul, a Siberian Husky-Mix and Diogee, a Sheepadoodle. Required registration begins on Wednesday, October 4; please call the Main branch at 906-774-1218 to sign up for a 15-minute slot with either or both dogs.  

Catch a Glimpse of the eclipse

Saturday, October 14 from 10:00-11:00 AM @ Main Branch

Catch a Glimpse of the Annular Solar Eclipse at the Main Branch. We will be handing out 400 pairs of eclipse glasses for patrons to use. These will be given out on a first come, first served basis. During the program we will have out of this world activities for kids and a limited amount of take and make kits for all ages! Eclipse glasses were provided with funding from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation and the Space Science Institute, through its Solar Eclipse Activities for Libraries (SEAL) program.


Tuesday, October 24 at 6:00 PM @ Main Branch

Adults and teens are invited to join this writer’s group that focuses on providing an encouraging and supportive space for all types of writers. This month participants will be given the prompt “It Was a Dark and Stormy Night.” There will be kits available at all three branches and an in-person program held at the Main Branch (for those that would like a dedicated time to write.)


Tuesday, October 24 at 6:00 PM @ Main Branch

Adults are invited to discuss this month’s selection, “Winter's Bone" b y Daniel Woodrell. New members are always welcome to join book club.  

Solomonson branch BOOK club

Thursday, October 26 at 2:00 PM @ Solomonson Branch

Adults are invited to discuss this month’s selection, “The Maid" by Nita Prose.
New members are always welcome to join book club.