Adults

Upcoming Programs and Events for Adults

Saturday, January 20th from 10am -1pm Author Signing: Author Derrien Relyea will be available for book signing. Visit her website here: thedragonwarrior.com

Monday, January 22nd from 6-8 PM Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma!:  It’s the start of our new series “The Way We Were, The Way We Are: Seasons in the Contemporary American Family.” Through a variety of literary genres, we see the importance of memory and change in defining American families during the twentieth century. Our Fist book is The House of Sky: Landscapes of a Western Mind by Ivan Doig.

Tuesday, January 30th from 8:30 – 9:30 AM Combining Social Media Marketing With Traditional Marketing Efforts: Using Social Media for reaching customers is gaining in popularity. However, your approach needs to enhance and compliment what you are already doing in your print and other media. Discover tips for ensuring you have a consistent message and image as you embark on new methods of marketing your business. There will be a $15 fee for this event.

Tuesday, January 30th from 6-7:30 PM Overdrive Class: Learn tips, tricks, and simple trouble shooting for daily use of the Overdrive App! Come with question and try to stump the presenter.

Saturday, February 10th at 10-12pm: Watercolor Class- Jim Pourtorkan will return with a new picture and new set of skills to learn in the art of watercolor. You MUST RSVP to this event. Only 15 spots available

Tuesday, February 13th at 6-7pm: Guthrie’s Writers Group- Memoirs. We will discuss problems and pit falls of writing nonfiction based on your own life. If you have specific question regarding this topic, please send an email to bpesicka@cityofguthrie.com or leave it for Becca at the front desk.

Saturday, February 17 at 1:00 pm: 3nd Annual Crowns Tea- The Guthrie Public Library will host our 3nd Annual Crowns Tea.  This event beautifully captures the self-expressions of women of all ages, from young glamorous ladies to serene and stylish grandmothers and is based on the book “Crowns:  Portraits of Black Women in Church Hats” by Michael Cunningham and Craig Marberry. Attendees will partake of drinks, hors d’oeuvres and entertainment.  Space is limited and tickets are available at the Guthrie Public Library.  All attendees must wear a hat (church hat is preferred) and registration is required.  For more information, please contact the Guthrie Public Library Circulation Desk or call 405-282-0050.

Tuesday, February 20th at 9-12pm: Heads Up!- Stop in our lobby to learn about concussions and the treatment of them

Monday, February 26th at 6-8pm: Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma!- “The Way We Were, The Way We Are: Seasons in the Contemporary American Family.” Through a variety of literary genres, we see the importance of memory and change in defining American families during the twentieth century. The Second presentation will be over “A Raisin in the Sun” by Lorraine Hansberry and “The Glass Menagerie” by Tennessee Williams