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The following is a list of upcoming library programs that adults can enjoy safely from home via the Tiverton Public Library.
Now Through Saturday, August 15th
Adult Summer Library Experience
Imagine all of the things you can enjoy this summer, both inside and outside the library! Patrons ages 18 and older can participate in our Adult Summer Library Experience by reviewing any library materials, museum passes, events, or activities. Each review counts as an entry into a raffle for gift certificates to local Tiverton establishments. To learn more and participate, visit tivertonlibrary.org/adult-summer-reading.Monday, June 29th, 7:00-8:00pm
Virtual Presentation: Bike & Pedestrian Safety
It’s the perfect time to get outside and enjoy a walk or a bike ride! Be sure to do it safely! This virtual presentation for all ages stresses the importance of wearing a helmet, staying visible, using hand signals, safe places to ride and walk, and teaches the laws and rules of the road. Presented by AAA Northeast. Visit the www.tivertonlibrary.org to RSVP, and we will send you information on how to log-in and use Zoom.
Wednesday, July 8th, 6:30-7:30pm
Virtual Cookbook Club
Summer is in full swing. This month, we will enjoy a summer barbecue with recipes from Boy Gets Grill by Bobby Flay. Please call the library at 401-625-6796 to reserve your copy of the book for contactless pick-up. If you prefer, you may prepare a dish from a cookbook that you own or from our eZone, from a magazine you have at home or from Flipster, or just a family favorite. You can dine with us or just share photos or descriptions of something you made recently. Visit tivertonlibrary.org to RSVP, and we will send you information on how to log-in and use Zoom.
Friday, July 10th, 10:30-11:30am
Virtual Book Group
Make yourself a cup tea or coffee and join us for a discussion of the works of Maya Angelou. New members are always welcome! Please call the library to reserve your book for contactless pick-up, or you can download an ebook or audiobook from the eZone. Visit tivertonlibrary.org to RSVP, and we will send you information on how to log-in and use Zoom.
Monday, July 13th, 7:00-8:00pm
AAA Virtual Presentation: REAL ID
Learn all about the REAL ID that will be required for domestic air travel in October 2021, whether you need one, and how to obtain one in your state. Presented by AAA Northeast. Visit tivertonlibrary.org to RSVP, and we will send you information on how to log-in and use Zoom.
AAA Virtual Presentation: Under the Hood
Wednesday, July 15th, 7:00-8:00pm, via Zoom
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure when it comes to basic car care maintenance. Presented by AAA Northeast. Visit tivertonlibrary.org to RSVP, and we will send you information on how to log-in and use Zoom.
Tuesday, July 21st, 6:30-7:30pm
Virtual Makers Meet-Up
Do you like to knit, crochet, sew, craft, or make art of any kind? Join us for this informal meet-up to talk about what we’ve been making lately. Bring your finished items or works in progress to share with the group. Feel free to craft while we chat! Visit tivertonlibrary.org to RSVP, and we will send you information on how to log-in and use Zoom.
Monday, July 27th, 6:30-7:30pm
Virtual Program: Feasting from Your Pantry
Whether you are a seasoned cook or a complete novice, creating a meal from what you’ve got on hand is always a challenge. We’ve all stocked our pantries as best we could, and we are now trying to figure out how to pull it all together to make easy, healthy, and delicious meals. Join Chef Liz Barbour for this fun and tasty class. Liz will share her pantry basics and inspire you to be creative with what you’ve got. Following her discussion, Liz will demonstrate two pantry recipes anyone can cook at home. Click here to register, and you will receive a one-time login/password for the class: https://bit.ly/2UbqhhQ. You DO NOT need a Zoom account for this program, nor do you need to create an account.
Friday, July 31st – Friday, August 7th
Virtual Harry Potter Celebration
July 31st is Harry Potter’s Birthday! While we can’t celebrate in person at the Library this year, we will be hosting a special Harry Potter-themed Puzzle Room for all ages on our website. Break open a bag of chocolate frogs, pour yourself a butterbeer, and visit tivertonlibrary.org any time between July 31st and August 7th for an adventure through Diagon Alley. Bet your back-to-school shopping has never been this fun!
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