Adult Programs

Here’s were you’ll find information about adult programs at your library.

Get Fit While You Sit!

Chair Exercise Class


10:30 – 11:30 a.m.


4:00 – 4:45 p.m.

Get Fit While You Sit is an hour-long chair exercise program. The first half-hour will be slower-paced and low-impact, a good fit for beginners and those just getting back into the routine of exercising. After a five-minute break there will be a higher-impact, cardio option beginning at 4:35.

Roots & Branches

Genealogy Club

every first Wednesday, monthly

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Who were your ancestors? Where did they come from? When did they arrive in the U.S. Why did they come here? Learn how to find the answers to these questions and more during Roots & Branches, a new genealogy program at NWCPL! Anyone is invited, from the extreme beginner to the seasoned genealogist! The first portion will consist of instructional time, including genealogy videos, how-to talks, helpful tips, and more! Then, we will break off into smaller groups or work together as a team to answer attendees’ genealogy questions and help with those trouble areas known as “brick walls.” Attendees are also welcome to work solo if they prefer.

Fiber Arts Friday

Friday, October 13th

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Do you love to knit or crochet? Are you interested in gathering with other like-minded yarn lovers to chat and work on projects? Then this monthly meetup is for you! Beginners are also welcome. 

Cookbook Club

Tuesday, October 10th

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

September’s theme is “Pumpkin Recipes” Join us as we bake delicious pumpkin bread and share seasonal pumpkin recipes.  Please register in advance.

A Matter of Balance

with Purdue Extension

Mondays from 10:30 – 12:30 p.m. and 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.

starting September 25th

Join us at the library for an award-winning, evidence-based fall prevention program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. Participants will learn how to view falls as controllable, set goals for increasing activity, make changes to reduce fall risks at home, and practice exercises to increase strength and balance. 

** this program is full for the fall, but you can register for the January – February class.


10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Make Recycled Pinhole Eclipse Viewer

Monday, October 2nd 

5:45 – 6:45 p.m.

It’s time to prepare for the Solar Eclipse 🌙 Our pinhole viewer workshop will equip you with the knowledge and tools needed for safe eclipse viewing. Registration is required and spaces are limited, so sign up today!

Banned Books Week Escape Room

Tuesday, October 3rd

1:00 – 2:00 p.m., 3:00 – 4:00 p.m., & 5:45 – 6:45 p.m.

Join us in commemorating Banned Books Week by embarking on our Escape Room adventure, dedicated to liberating “banned books.” Secure your spot by registering for one of our three available time slots today.

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