Adult Programs

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.


Adult Craft Kit: Christmas Tree Button Art
Available beginning December 1st
This kit will include the buttons, canvas and detailed instructions to create a beautiful button tree canvas. Just add the glue! While supplies last.


Create a Christmas Ornament with Cricut!
Tuesday, December 6, 5:00-6:30 p.m.
Adults can join us at the library to learn how our Cricut machine works and create an ornament. All supplies will be provided. Group size is limited, registration required.


After-Hours Holiday Music Event
Friday, December 16, 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Join us for an after-hours musical event! Guitarist Tyler Guerrieri will be playing live music for your holiday enjoyment for the whole family. Enjoy refreshments and sing along to your favorite songs. Registration is required.


Wrap Party! Drop in DIY Gift Wrapping
Thursday, December 22, 1:00-6:00 p.m.
Calling all last minute shoppers!! Stop in the library to wrap your gifts for free! We will provide the space, wrapping paper, bows, tape and scissors. Just bring your gifts to wrap! No registration required.


Wellness Wednesdays
December 21, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
January 18, 2:00-3:00 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.


Drawing Class for Adults
Friday, January 20, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Always wanted to learn how to draw everyday objects?  Join us in this class and learn how to draw anything with basic shapes. No previous experience necessary. 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.
December 13: Last Christmas in Paris by Hazel Gaynor and Heather Webb
January 10: Along the Infinite Sea by Beatriz Williams


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


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.
December 14: “White Christmas”, 1954 Christmas musical starring Bing Crosby and Rosemary Clooney.                         
January 11: “Father Goose”, 1964 adventure/comedy starring Cary Grant and Leslie Caron.


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"