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Adult Events

Monday, January 28
6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Portsmouth Historical Society will host a lecture by Society President and Town Historian Jim Garman, entitled “Aquidneck Island Trolleys: The Streetcar Era, 1898-1925” at Portsmouth Free Public Library. Using his extensive personal collection... Read More
Tuesday, January 29
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Love Young Adult fiction? This is the place for you! All ages are welcome to discuss a YA title each month. Refreshments (usually all homemade by Sue!) are served, and no registration is required. Take a break from your adult life enjoy some teen... Read More
Tuesday, February 12
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Learn everything you need to know to safely and confidently use a sewing machine in this introductory class with Karen Katin from The Stitchery! All materials will be provided to make a simple project. No experience or machine necessary, use one of... Read More
Tuesday, February 19
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of The Beak of the Finch by Jonathan Weiner. On a desert island in the heart of the Galapagos... Read More
Wednesday, February 20
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Join us for a discussion of The Beak of the Finch by Jonathan Weiner. On a desert island in the heart of the Galapagos... Read More
Tuesday, February 26
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Love Young Adult fiction? This is the place for you! All ages are welcome to discuss a YA title each month. Refreshments (usually all homemade by Sue!) are served, and no registration is required. Take a break from your adult life enjoy some teen... Read More
Tuesday, March 19
6:30pm - 7:30pm
This meeting will be our 12th annual planning session for the upcoming year of great reading will include:   talking about the suggested titles casting your vote for 11 titles for the upcoming year eating pizza!  Soda, tea, and dessert will also be... Read More
Monday, March 25
6:00pm - 7:30pm
The Portsmouth Historical Society in partnership with Portsmouth Free Public Library will host a book club discussion of Nathanael Greene by Gerald M. Carbone . The book discussion will be held at the Library. Gerald M. Carbone breathes new life... Read More
Tuesday, March 26
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Love Young Adult fiction? This is the place for you! All ages are welcome to discuss a YA title each month. Refreshments (usually all homemade by Sue!) are served, and no registration is required. Take a break from your adult life enjoy some teen... Read More
Tuesday, April 16
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of ??? (info to follow after the March planning session) Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.  Refreshments will be served.... Read More
Tuesday, April 30
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Love Young Adult fiction? This is the place for you! All ages are welcome to discuss a YA title each month. Refreshments (usually all homemade by Sue!) are served, and no registration is required. Take a break from your adult life enjoy some teen... Read More
Tuesday, May 07
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cherry Fletcher Bamberg is the author of several books, most recently co-author with Judith C. Harbold of John Clarke’s World.   While John Clarke is well known, his wives are very much in his shadow.  Find out more about... Read More
Tuesday, May 21
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of ??? (info to follow after the March planning session) Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.  Refreshments will be served.... Read More
Tuesday, May 28
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Love Young Adult fiction? This is the place for you! All ages are welcome to discuss a YA title each month. Refreshments (usually all homemade by Sue!) are served, and no registration is required. Take a break from your adult life enjoy some teen... Read More
Tuesday, June 18
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of ??? (info to follow after the March planning session) Copies will be available for checkout at the adult circulation desk.  No sign up is required.  Refreshments will be served.... Read More
Tuesday, June 25
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Love Young Adult fiction? This is the place for you! All ages are welcome to discuss a YA title each month. Refreshments (usually all homemade by Sue!) are served, and no registration is required. Take a break from your adult life enjoy some teen... Read More
Tuesday, July 30
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Love Young Adult fiction? This is the place for you! All ages are welcome to discuss a YA title each month. Refreshments (usually all homemade by Sue!) are served, and no registration is required. Take a break from your adult life enjoy some teen... Read More
Tuesday, August 27
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Love Young Adult fiction? This is the place for you! All ages are welcome to discuss a YA title each month. Refreshments (usually all homemade by Sue!) are served, and no registration is required. Take a break from your adult life enjoy some teen... Read More
Tuesday, September 24
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Love Young Adult fiction? This is the place for you! All ages are welcome to discuss a YA title each month. Refreshments (usually all homemade by Sue!) are served, and no registration is required. Take a break from your adult life enjoy some teen... Read More
Tuesday, October 29
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Love Young Adult fiction? This is the place for you! All ages are welcome to discuss a YA title each month. Refreshments (usually all homemade by Sue!) are served, and no registration is required. Take a break from your adult life enjoy some teen... Read More
Tuesday, November 26
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Love Young Adult fiction? This is the place for you! All ages are welcome to discuss a YA title each month. Refreshments (usually all homemade by Sue!) are served, and no registration is required. Take a break from your adult life enjoy some teen... Read More