Library Programs for Adults
Educate and Create Census JP Ducro
Wednesday, January 22nd: 5:30-7pm
JP Ducro Ashtabula County Commissioner will present “The Census and Ashtabula County”, an informative discussion on how the 2020 census directly impacts our community. The hands-on activity will be creating a mail organizer. The library provides all of the supplies and the program is free.
"Based on the Book & More" Movie Program Presents: The Public
Thursday, January 23rd: 1pm
Based on a true story, a Cincinnati librarian allows a group of homeless people to take refuge in the library to escape frigid temperatures and survive a brutal winter night. The movie is directed by Emilio Estevez, who also stars in the movie. The cast includes Alec Baldwin, Jena Malone, Taylor Schilling and Christian Slater. The movie is rated PG-13.
Seasonal Saturday Card Making
Saturday, January 25th: 10-12pm
The theme for this session will be “Love is in the Air”. We will learn some history about greeting cards, talk about some famous artists, and create your very own card to take home.
Cricut Project Class
Wednesday, January 29th: 5:30-7pm
The Kingsville Public Library is excited to announce a Cricut Project class. A beginner instructional class, “Creating 3-D Greeting Cards” will be on January 29th from 5:30-7:00pm. The Cricut is a die-cutting machine that writes, scores and cuts designs into many materials including: paper, vinyl, fabric, craft foam, sticker paper, faux leather, to make a variety of crafts. Participants will make a 3D greeting card to take home.
Candy Making Class
Friday, January 31st: 6-8pm
The Kingsville Public Library is excited to announce a National Candy Making Day Event! Participants will learn some candy history, play a candy themed game, and make their own candy to take home.There is no cost to participate and all of the supplies will be provided, but pre-registration is required and space is limited. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Educate and Create Tips for Disney
Wednesday, February 5th: 5:30-7pm
“Tips for Planning a Disney Vacation” offering a variety of information from the best time of year to visit, where to stay, money saving tips and secrets from true penny-pinchers, and insider information on things you didn’t even know about Disney! The creative portion will be making a themed luggage tag. This program is free and supplies will be provided by the library.
Educate and Create Assistance with Aging
Wednesday, February 12th: 5:30-7pm
Dementia Care Coach Natalie Besser from the Alzheimer’s Association will present “Assistance with Aging” explaining the services offered by the Alzheimer’s Association and how to access them. The creative portion will be some hands-on, brain-stimulating art activities.
Lunch & Learning Event Richard Dana Presentation & Harriet Movie
Wednesday, February 17th: 12-5pm
Richard Dana, adjunct professor of Justice Studies at Kent State Ashtabula will present a brief history on Ashtabula County’s instrumental role in the Underground Railroad system. The biographical film, “Harriet” will follow the presentation. A light lunch will be provided. The event is free, but pre-registration is required by Friday, February 14th. Space is limited.
Club & Meetings
Is taking a break until March 2020. Check back for further updates.
Creative Writers Club
Tuesdays: 10am-Noon in the Library
Wednesdays: 9am-Noon at the Simak Welcome Center
Friends of the Kingsville Public Library
1st Tuesday of the Month: 1pm-3pm at the Simak Welcome Center
Village Readers Book Club
3rd Tuesday of the Month: 1pm-2:30pm in the Library
4th Monday of the Month: 7pm in the Library