Adult Programs and Events

  • Upcoming
    Events

  • Alice's
    Ordinary People

  • Too
    Human

  • Women's
    Resource Center

  • Book
    Discussion

  • Crafting and
    Art Programs

  • Computer
    Classes

Upcoming Adult Programs

Too Human in Concert

Spring Concert:
Too Human

Saturday, April 13
2pm at MPL

From jazz and blues to pop to R and B. With vocals, guitar, percussion and, on occasion, upright bass they have a jazzy / bluesy feel with a lot of heart.


Book Themed Craft

Friday, April 12: 2pm at EBSC

Pre-Registation is Required.

Pre-Register at the East Burke Senior Center.


Broommaking Workshop

With Southern Highland Craft Guild Member Peter Werner of Black Mountain, NC

Saturday, March 23
1:30-4:30pm at MPL

Pre-Registation is Required. $10 fee to attend. Adults only.


Pop-up Craft

Wednesday, April 11
2:30pm at MPL

Pre-Registation is Required.


Women's Resource Center

Monday, April 8: 1-4pm at MPL

Women's Resource Center staff will be on-site to help with Community Resource Coaching, A friendly ear to share your story with, Personal hygiene and cleaning products, Job search assistance


Needlework in the Mornings

Wednesday Mornings at
Old World Baking Company in Valdese

Wednesday, April 3 and Wednesday, April 17
from 10am to Noon at Old World Baking Company

Friday Mornings at the
Morganton Public Library

Friday, April 12 and Friday, April 26
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.

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Laptop and Tablet Classes

Computer Basics are back at CBH, this time on laptops and tablets. See the "Computer Classes" tab for details and sign up today!


Movies For Adults

Empire Records Poster

Celebrate Rex Manning Day

Mon., April 8
6pm at MPL

Open to the Public. No registration required.

Chronicles of Narnia Poster

Movies at Grace Ridge

Tues., April 16 19
3pm at Grace Ridge

Open to the Public. No registration required.

Peter Rabbit Poster

Movies at East Burke Senior Center

Wed., April 17
2pm at EBSC

Open to the Public. No registration required.


Mixed Media Mondays

March Project:
Swirl-Dyed Wooden Eggs

Monday, March 25 - MPL 6pm
Pre-Registration is Required .

For more information, see the Crafting and Art Programs Tab


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eBooks, eAudio-books, and more!

Alice's Ordinary People
Alice's Ordinary People Poster

Screening with Filmmaker Craig Dudnick

Saturday, March 30, 2019 2pm at MPL

A story of ordinary people who effected extraordinary change for human rights. Documentary viewing and discussion with filmmaker. Open to all ages.


Silver Star Readers

Will be discussing any book by Author's Luncheon Guest Marc de Castrique

Wednesday, March 27
2pm at Grace Ridge


Valdese Book Discussion Group

Will be discussing

The Witches Cover

The Witches
by Stacey Schiff

Tuesday, April 16, at 10:00am at the Valdese Public Library


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Next on-site Day: Monday, April 8 11, 2019

Women's Resource Center
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				Practical help by women, for women.

				Women's Resource Center staff will be on-site at the 
				Morganton Public Library. 
				2nd Monday of each month in 2019     (1pm-4pm)   

				Contact Women's Resource Center for more information 
				or to schedule your appointment. All services are FREE!

				Phone: (828) 322-6333  •  Website: www.wrchickory.org  •  Email: communitysupport@wrchickory.org
				Serving Catawba, Burke, Caldwell, & Alexander Counties

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Silver Star Readers

Will be discussing any book by Author's Luncheon Guest Marc de Castrique

Wednesday, March 27
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:

The Witches Cover

The Witches
by Stacey Schiff

Tuesday, April 16, at 10:00am
at the Valdese 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.

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

Upcoming Books:

May - Blood Defense By Marcia Clark
June - The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris
July - Storm Front by Jim Butcher
August - The Evil Librarian by Michelle Knudsen
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.

Pop-up Craft

Tuesday, April 11
2:30pm at MPL

Pre-Registation is Required.



Needlework in the Mornings

Wednesday Mornings at
Old World Baking Company in Valdese

Wednesday, April 3 and Wednesday, April 17
from 10am to Noon at Old World Baking Company

Friday Mornings at the
Morganton Public Library

Friday, April 12 and Friday, April 26
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.
Download the Flyer

Book Themed Craft

Friday, April 12: 2pm at EBSC

Pre-Registation is Required.

Pre-Register at the East Burke Senior Center.



Mixed Media Mondays

Monday, March 25 at 6pm
Morganton Public Library

Pre-Registration Required

March Project: Swirl-Dyed Wooden Eggs

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.