Adult Activities

Adult Technology Programs:
Android Devices for Beginners

Saturday, November 13 1:00-2:00pm
Learn helpful tips and tricks for using your Android device. Please bring your Android device, Play Store login and password to class.  Registration is required. Please email to register.  

Streaming Content
Tuesday, November 30 5:30-7:00pm
Learn how to stream entertainment and news content using one of the library's new Roku Express Streaming devices. Have another device you'd like to stream on? Bring the device to class. Session limited to 8 participants. Registration is required. Please email to register. 

Tech Thursday at BPL
Thursday, December 9 5:30-7:00pm
Have questions or need help using an electronic device? Bring your questions and your device to Tech Thursday for assistance. Please let us know what device you will be bringing when you register. Session limited to 6 participants. Registration is required. Please email to register.   

Intro to 3D Printing: Download & Print
Tuesday, December 14 6:00-7:00pm
Learn how to find 3D designs on Thingiverse and prepare them for printing on one of the library's 3D printers. Each participant will receive one free 3D print. Session limited to 8 participants. Registration is required. Please email to register.  

Recurring Adult Programs:
Yoga at the Library

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. Masks will be required and social distancing spacing will be enforced. 

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

Book Club
4th Tuesday of the month from 1:00 to 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.

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. 

Digital Bookshelf
Browse items on our digital bookshelves! On these digital shelves you can click the link to take you to the item in our online catalog. From there, you can see if the item is available and place it on hold.

Celebrating Pride Month

Books to Movies 

April is National Poetry Month

Celebrating Black Authors - Fiction Titles

Cooking & Baking

Holiday New Items

New Adult Non-Fiction Items

Self-Care Titles

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. 

New Services
Roku Devices: The library has 3 new Roku Express streaming devices available for checkout. Each device contains Netflix, PBS, PBS Kids, Hoopla, Kanopy, and NASA TV. Devices can be checked out for 1 week at the circualtion desk. Don't have wifi at home and want to stream? Ask for a hotspot with your Roku.  

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