Adult Programs

FALL for a Good Book
Wrapped books are back!  Are you looking to add variety to your reading selection? Books from all genres will be wrapped in adult, young adult and children departments, with a winner chosen from each department.  Come in and check out books!  All entry forms need to be returned to the library by October 29.   


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.


Community Paper Shred
Saturday, October 8, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
The library will be hosting a community paper shred. Bring your papers to be shred for free in the library parking lot. The shredding is for paper only. All plastics, binders and other materials need to be removed before shredding. No registration required.


Crafternoon at the Library
Friday, October 14, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Create a yarn pumpkin! This program is for adults age 18 and up. Space is limited so register as soon as possible to reserve your spot! All supplies will be provided. Registration is required.   


Wellness Wednesdays
October 19, 2:00-3:30 p.m.

November 16, 2:00-3:30 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.


World Traveler Escape Room
Saturday, November 5, 1:00-8:00 p.m.
Escape the room in time for your flight using creativity, logic, and teamwork within your team. Each Team will consist of 4-8 people for ages 16 and older. Registration is required to reserve your time slot.


Adult Craft Kit: Calligraphy
Available beginning November 1st
Kit includes a calligraphy pen, paper, a card with an envelope, and instructions. Available while supplies last.


Honor a Veteran
Be sure to stop in the library to honor a veteran by putting a name on a star. The stars will be displayed through November honoring their sacrifices for our country.


Friends of the Library Book Sale
Friday, December 2, 1:00-5:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 3, 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
All items are individually priced. Free admission both days.


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.
October 11: The City Baker’s Guide to Country Living by Louise Miller
November 15: The Last Garden in England by Julie Kelly


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.
October 12: “Bell, Book, and Candle”, 1958 comedy starring James Stewart and Kim Novak.                         
November 9: “Touch of Mink”, 1962 comedy starring Cary Grant and Doris Day.


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 Katie 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 Katie at Reference to schedule a program, presentation, or workshop.


New Titles in the Adult Department

the cover of the book "The Baxters"the cover of the book "Death of the Black Widow"the cover of the book "Dream Town"the cover of the book "Brighter by the Day"the cover of the book "Bitter-Sweet"the cover of the book "What Happened to the Bennetts"
the cover of the book "The Shop on Royal Street"the cover of the book "A Safe House"the cover of the book "Run Rose Run"the cover of the book "High Stakes"the cover of the book "Half Baked Harvest Every Day"the cover of the book "The Diamond Eye"