Adult Programs

Wellness Wednesdays
February 22, 2:00-3:00 p.m and March 22, 2:00p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Join our personal trainer to work on flexibility, mobility, strength and brain training. Comfortable clothing is suggested for ease of movement. For adults, registration is requested.

Blind Date with a Book in February

Want a chance to win a prize? Read a wrapped book! Check out a book, fill out the form inside the book to “rate the date” and return the form to the library by closing on February 28 to be entered into a drawing. A prize will be awarded in each department. The contest runs from February 1-28 and winners will be notified in March.

A Talk with AuthorKathy Rupert Schulz
Wednesday, February 8, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Kathy Schulz is a 1968 graduate of Crestview High School and the former library director of Wittenberg University in Springfield, Ohio. Come hear Kathy discuss her book The Underground Railroad in Ohio and the Underground Railroad’s mark in Ohio history. Registration required.

Valentine Craft Program Friday, February 10, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Adults ages 18 and up can come create a special Valentine’s Day project for that special someone! Registration required.

Drawing Class for Adults Friday, February 17, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Learn how to draw with everyday ball-point pens. No previous experience necessary. You can bring your own pens or the library will have some to use. Registration is required.

Afternoon Book Club
2nd Tuesday of the month, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Adults are welcome to join us as we meet to discuss a light-hearted book together. Copies of the month’s book will be available behind the Reference Desk. No registration required.

February 14: Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie

March 14: The Magnificent Lives of Marjorie Post by Allison Pataki

History Book Club
Last Thursday of the month, 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Adults are welcome to join us as we meet to discuss a light-hearted book together. Copies of the month’s book will be available behind the Reference Desk. No registration required.

January 26: The Year Without Summer by William & Nicholas Klingaman

February 23: His Excellency: George Washington by Joseph J. Ellis

Free Movies at the Library
2nd Wednesday of the month, 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Free refreshments sponsored by the Friends of the Library. No registration required.
February 15: 1957 romance starring Cary Grant & Deborah Kerr
March 8: 1952 romance/drama starring John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara

Living History Productions presents Daniel Boone
Thursday, March 23, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Kenneth Hammontree will bring to life Daniel Boone, one of the first real heroes on the wilderness frontier. Registration is required.

Guiding Ohio Online Trainers
Appointments Available Tuesdays 9-6 and Thursdays 10-5
We now have two technology trainers that are available to help you with your technology questions. Come in for one on one help with your devices at no charge. You can book an appointment from our website, call for an appointment, or just walk in.

Looking for Loot
What kind of displays would you like to see in our glass case? Please consider sharing your heirloom dishes, glassware, collectible figurines, art, classic toys, paper goods, local interest items, or whatever eclectic collection you’re most proud of with the library! Ask for Don at Reference to book a month (or two!) to share your treasures with the community.

Procuring Presenters
Do you have a topic you’re passionate about or a craft to teach? We are always looking to bring interesting and informative programs to the Columbiana Library. Please consider sharing your knowledge and skills with our community! Ask for Don at Reference to schedule a program, presentation, or workshop.

New Titles in the Adult Department

book cover for "confidence man"book cover for "live wire"book cover for "wyoming homecoming"book cover for "desert star"book cover for "a truth to lie for"
book cover for "no plan b"book cover for "the boys from biloxi"book cover for "the art of the board"book cover for "mad honey"book cover for "going rogue"