Adult Programs and Events

  • Upcoming
    Events

  • Woodstock
    Five-Oh

  • Book
    Discussion

  • Crafting and
    Art Programs

Upcoming Adult Programs

Woodstock Five-Oh

Thursday, August 15
3pm at MPL

Join us as we celebrate the 50 year anniversary of the festival of peace and music.
Refreshments | Craft | Music
Adults only. Must Pre-Register.


Vaya Health Mental Health Program

Tuesday, August 27
1pm at MPL


Book Themed Craft

Friday, September 13: 2pm at EBSC

Pre-Registation is Required.

Pre-Register at the East Burke Senior Center.



Needlework in the Mornings

Wednesday Mornings at
Old World Baking Company in Valdese

Wednesday, August 7
from 10am to Noon at Old World Baking Company

Friday Mornings at the
Morganton Public Library

Friday, August 9 and Friday, August 23
from 10am to Noon at MPL

Open to all ages and skill levels, Needlework in the Morning is a way to meet with fellow knitters, crocheters and anyone who enjoys needlework. Share ideas and hone skills! Just bring your own materials(yarn, needles/hook).

Light refreshments will be provided.
No registration necessary.
For more information, please call 828-764-9260.

Movies For Adults

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Movies at Grace Ridge

Tues., Aug. 20
3pm at Grace Ridge

Open to the Public. No registration required.

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Movies at East Burke Senior Center

Wed., Aug. 21
2pm at EBSC

Open to the Public. No registration required.


Mixed Media Mondays

Monday, August 26 - MPL 6pm
Pre-Registration is Required .

For more information, see the Crafting and Art Programs Tab


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Valdese Book Discussion Group

Will be discussing

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The Evil Librarian
by Michelle Knudsen

Tuesday, August 20, at 10:00am at the Morganton Public Library

PLEASE NOTE CONTINUED LOCATION CHANGE.


Silver Star Readers

Wednesday, September 25
2pm at Grace Ridge

Silver Star Readers

Will be discussing

Wednesday, September 25
2pm at Grace Ridge


Other book discussions will be held throughout the year, and will be announced on our website.

Do you have an idea for a book discussion? Let us know! Call 828-764-9260.


Valdese Book Discussion Group


Will be discussing:

Evil Librarian Cover

The Evil Librarian
by Michelle Knudsen

Tuesday, August 20, at 10:00am
at the Morganton Public Library

Copies of the book are available to check out on a first come first served basis. For more information, please call VPL at 828-874-2421.

PLEASE NOTE LOCATION CHANGE FOR AUGUST MEETING.
Due to construction at VPL, the book discussion group will be meeting at MPL until further notice.

Join us for our monthly book discussion group.
Registration is not required.

Upcoming Books:

September - The Rules of Magic by Alice Hoffman
October - All Fall Down by Jennifer Weiner
November - The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck
December - Winter Sisters by Robin Oliveira
January 2020 - Invisible: The Forgotten Story of the Black Woman Lawyer Who Took Down America's Most Powerful Mobster by Stephen L. Carter

Join us for our monthly craft and art programs.

From the Deep

Shark Week: Matinee and Crafts

Featuring: "The Meg" (PG-13)
Supplies and light snacks provided.

Thursday, August 1
3:00pm-5:30pm at MPL

No registration is necessary. This program is open to adults and students in grades 6-12. Parents, please be advised of the PG-13 rating.



Needlework in the Mornings

Wednesday Mornings at
Old World Baking Company in Valdese

Wednesday, August 7
from 10am to Noon at Old World Baking Company

Friday Mornings at the
Morganton Public Library

Friday, August 9 and Friday, August 23
from 10am to Noon at MPL

Open to all ages and skill levels, Needlework in the Morning is a way to meet with fellow knitters, crocheters and anyone who enjoys needlework. Share ideas, experience and hone skills! Bring your own materials.

No registration necessary.
For more information, please call 828-764-9260.
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Woodstock Five-Oh

Thursday, August 15
3pm at MPL

Join us as we celebrate the 50 year anniversary of the festival of peace and music.
Refreshments | Craft | Music
Adults only. Must Pre-Register.


Book Themed Craft

Friday, August 9: 2pm at EBSC

Pre-Registation is Required.

Pre-Register at the East Burke Senior Center.



Mixed Media Mondays

Monday, August 26 at 6pm
Morganton Public Library

Pre-Registration Required

Mixed Media combines several different mediums for an art project. All materials provided.

Class size is limited.
For more information, please call 828-764-9260.