Adult Activities

Adult Programs
(NR)= No Registration Required   (RR)= Registration Required

Classic Film Friday (NR)
Friday March 15 1:00-3:00
Join us for a free movie, popcorn, refreshments, and comfortable seating as we watch a classic film. Open to those ages 18+. Due to licensing agreements, we are unable to post the movie online or on social media. Call the library for movie information.

Fiber Arts Club (NR) Ages 16+
Wednesday, February 21 6:30-8:00pm
Wednesday, March 6 6:30-8:00pm
Wednesday, March 20 
Wednesday, April 3 6:30-8:00pm
Enjoy fiber arts? Then bring your supplies and enjoy working on your individual project in a group setting, at our new Fiber Arts Club! No classes or teaching involved . . . simply gathering together for fun and friendship, companionship and community. Club will meet every other Wednesday night in the Library's Makerspace. 

Winter Reading Challenge: Reading in a Winter Wonderland: All Ages
January 1 - February 29
Warm up this winter with a good book! Pick up an Adult BINGO sheet at the library or register for the challenge through Beanstack. Complete your BINGO sheet for a small prize and an entry into a grand prize drawing. 

Genealogy Discussion Group (NR)
Monday, February 26 6:30pm
Whether you are a novice in researching ancestry or already a seasoned genealogist, all are invited to come join in. This is a collaboration of Brimfield Public Library and the Peoria County Genealogical Society (PCGS), meeting monthly. This month's topic is Food and Family In partnership with the Peoria County Genealogical Society.

Yoga at the Library (NR)
Thursdays from 6:00 to 7:00pm
Reduce your stress while toning and stretching with yoga instructor Nancy Shallenberger. Appropriate for all fitness levels.  Please wear comfortable, stretchy clothing, and bring a yoga mat. Cost is $4.00 per class. No registration is required. 

Mahjong Club (NR)
Every Other Thursday 9:00-12:00
Come play a classic Chinese game of strategy, skill, and summation, Beginners welcome. Call the library for meeting dates and more information. 

Book Club (NR)
Tuesday, February 27 1:00-2:00pm
Join us for book club on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 1:00-2:00. New members are always welcome! Stop by the circulation desk to pick up a copy of this months book.

Social Justice Book Club (NR)
Tuesday, March 12 2:00-3:00pm
Looking to read and discuss books about social justice issues impacting our society? Join our new book club hosted at the Brimfield Public Library. On the second Tuesday of each month, members will meet at the library for a discussion and select the following months book. Grab your copy of the book at the circulation desk. 

Some of the topics this book club will cover include: human rights, hunger, sexual orientation, peace, food availability and safety, diversity, health care, racism, poverty, ageism, civil rights, mental health, environmental justice, labor laws, etc.

Online Services:

Flipster E-Magazines
Looking to browse a magazine? Check out our new service, Flipster. Login with your library card number to read digital copies of Allrecipes, Consumer Reports, Food & Travel Magazine, Reader's Digest, and Real Simple. 

Looking for a new book to read?  Check NoveList! To access NoveList, enter your library card number when prompted. 

Help with Computers, Tablets and eReaders
Not sure how to use our free apps on your new tablet? Have questions about word processing, email, or printing? Curious about our 3D printer? Stop by the Circulation Desk, call the library, or email Abby ( to set up a time to meet one-on-one with a staff member. 

Web Links of Interest
BPLs Digital Resources
Flipster Digital Magazines
Peoria Journal Star
America's News
NoveList Plus
New York Times Bestsellers
Learn World Languages
Illinois Talking Book and Braille Service
Online DMV Practice Test