Adult Programs

Summer Reading Challenge: Reading Colors Your World

June 8 – July 31

Adults (ages 18 and older) are invited to participate in the 2021 Reading Colors Your World Summer Reading Program by registering at montereypark.beanstack.org. Throughout the summer, kids who keep track of the books they read or listen to can receive prizes for the time that they read. Adults and teens who complete 20 hours of reading are eligible to win a prize. Registration starts on June 8. For more details, visit the Adult Summer Reading Challenge website

Get Fit While You Sit

Saturday, July 24, August 14 and 28, 10:00 a.m., Barnes Park Amphitheater

Join staff as we practice poses to learn how to maintain flexibility, improve posture, and exercise the brain with simple exercises. Staff will conduct these sessions in English and Mandarin.

Straw Sunburst Wreath Adult Grab and Go Craft Kit

 August 3 - 7, with virtual crafting circle August 7, 2:00 p.m. 

Adults are invited to get creative by creating a Straw Sunburst Wreath. Kits will be available for pick-up through Contactless Checkout starting Tuesday, August 3. To reserve a kit, call Adult Reference Services. Also, join staff on Zoom on Saturday, August 7 at 2:00 p.m. to craft and chat with other community members.  Click here to register.  

Travel the World Book Talk in Mandarin

 Saturday, August 21, 2:00 p.m. on Zoom

Join staff on Zoom as we discuss the Library’s Chinese travel book collection available for in-person checkout as well as Contactless Checkout. Click here to register. This presentation will be conducted in Mandarin.