Louisburg Library Adult News

June 2021

May 29 - August 6

Win PRIZES and attend EVENTS.
Louisburg Library invites you to join our 2021 SummerBASH Program.

More Information on our Website!

Pick-up your SummerBASH information booklet at the library.

Animal Tails and Tales

Ages 17+ | May 30—June 12 | Facebook & Website

Share a photo of an animal tail or an animal with tales for a chance to win a $15 Local Brew gift card.


Brain Challenge

Ages 17+ | June 6 - July 31 | Library Pick-Up

Challenge your brain with this booklet of worksheets. Return your completed booklet to the library for a chance to win a $25 MasterCard gift card.


TAILS

Ages 17+ | June 13—June 26 | Facebook & Website

Share a photo of an object with the word "TAIL" for a chance to win a $15 Local Brew gift card.


Celebrate Independence!

Ages 17+ | Sunday, June 27—July 10 | Facebook & Website

Share a photo of celebration for a chance to win a $15 Local Brew gift card.

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Friday, June 4 @ 8:30 pm

Lights...Camera...Noodles!
Bring your lawn chair or pool noodles and enjoy a fun evening watching Moana (PG) pool side. There is no 70-foot shark lurking in the water, just a great family pool experience.

Want to take a dip? Pool noodles required.


Friday, June 4

8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Louisburg Aquatic Center | 402 Aquatic Drive

All Ages Welcome - Children under age 12, must be attended by a parent/guardian.


Sponsored by Louisburg Recreation Commission & Louisburg Library

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Starting June 11th

Celebrate SummerBASH 2021 with a pet tepee.

This tepee will give your pet a hiding spot that can be moved or stored away as needed.

Pick up a kit and assemble your pet's tepee today. Best for small pets; like a medium-small dog, cat, etc. Kits will be available while supplies last. One per adult.


Pick-Up at Louisburg Library

Starting June 11th


Pick up in person, if there are extenuating circumstances please contact the library.

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Wednesday, June 16


Miniature golf in the library? Absolutely!
Enjoy a round of mini-golf on a challenging course through the library.


Wednesday, June 16

3:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Louisburg Library


Some portions will be in the dark.

Recommended Ages 5+, each team requires 1 adult.
To allow for social distancing requirements some wait times may be longer.

Friday, July 18 @ 7 pm

Learn about Louisburg Library's laser engraver and go home with a
customized leather keychain fob.


Friday, July 18

7:00 pm @ Louisburg Library Outdoor Space

Ages 17+ Register by Noon

Monday, June 21 by appointment

Travel through space and time to create an iconic photo. Grab your family or friends and come by the library for a photo background from space, the 1980's, Europe and more.


Monday, June 21

9:00 am - 7:30 pm

Louisburg Library


An adult (age 17+) must be present for each appointment.
Registration closes at 7 pm on June 20.

Friday, June 25 @ 6:00 pm

Show off your patriotic spirit with this fun and simple windsock created by you!

Ages 17+, Please REGISTER by Noon on June 18 .


Friday, June 25

6:00 pm @ Louisburg Senior Center

Saturday, June 26 @ 8:00 pm

Join us for a Midsummer Party!

Beth Merrill, mixologist and owner of the Kansas City Bartending School is going to create a drink during our 3rd Annual Mocktail celebration. The evening will be full of entertainment provided by Mrs. DJ Kidd who will be spinning the top hits while participants enjoy various mocktails and hors d'oeuvres that'll tease your taste buds. To help maintain social distancing, the event will be inside and out at Fox Hall. Bring your friends or have a date night, just make sure you register on time for this free evening in the Burg.


Saturday, June 26

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Fox Hall


Ages 17+ REGISTER by NOON, June 19, 2021.

Coming in July!

Take & Make: Paper Hedgehog

Ages 17+ | starting Friday, July 9 @ 9:00 am | Library Pick-Up


Favorite Tale (virtual contest)

Ages 17+ | July 11 - July 24 | Facebook & Website


Rocks of Joy

Ages 17+ | Monday, July 12 @ 8:00 am | Library’s Outdoor Space

Registration Required


Trivia Night

Ages 17+ | Saturday, July 17 @ 7:00 pm | Fox Hall

Registration Required by Noon, July 16


Laser Engraving: Cork Coaster Set

Ages 17+ | Monday, July 19 @ 8:00 am | Library’s Outdoor Space

Registration Required


Explore Your 4th Friday: Twine Sphere

Ages 17+ | Friday, July 23 @ 6:00 pm | Louisburg Senior Center

Registration Required by Noon, July 16

(Registration Opens May 28th)


Stop a Tailspin (virtual contest)

Ages 17+ | July 25 - August 7 | Facebook & Website


Blood Drive

Ages 16+ | Wednesday, July 28 @ 11 am—5 pm | Fox Hall

Appointments get Priority


Flick & Float: Million Dollar Arm

All Ages | Friday, July 30 @ 8:30 pm | Louisburg Aquatic Center


End of SummerBASH

All Ages | Friday, Aug. 6 @ 7-8 pm | Louisburg Library

Adult STEAM Discussion Group 1st Monday of the Month @ 7 pm

  • June 7, 7 pm @ Louisburg Library - Art
  • July 5 - Enjoy Independence Day weekend.


Guys Read 2nd Wednesday of the Month @ 7 pm

  • June 9, 7 pm @ Louisburg Library & via Zoom - Discuss The Soul of America by Jon Meacham
  • July 14, 7 pm @ Louisburg Library & via Zoom - Discuss The Future of the Mind by Michio Kaku


Loosely Bound Book Club 1st Tuesday of the Month @ 7 pm

  • June 1, 7 pm @ Louisburg Library & via Zoom - Share a "teaser" about a book that has a RED cover
  • July 6, 7 pm @ Louisburg Library & via Zoom - Share a "teaser" about a book with war in it


Mystery Book Club 2nd Wednesday of the Month @ 10 am

  • June 9, 11 am @ Timbercreek Bar & Grill - Discuss Savage Run by C.J. Box
  • July 14, 10 am @ Ron Weers Park - Discuss The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton


Writer's Rendezvous 1st Saturday of the Month @ 9:00 am

  • June 5, 9:00 am @ Louisburg Library & via Zoom - Review a writing submission from Zip
  • July 3 - Enjoy the holiday weekend!


Please join the FUN!

Contact Holly for details on how to participate in any of these great monthly programs.

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1st Tuesday of each month @ 7:00 pm

“Whenever you read a good book, somewhere in the world a door opens to allow in more light.” – Vera Nazarian


Read a book!
Book Clubs are about challenging yourself to read books you wouldn’t normally choose. This book club challenges its members to read any book fitting the category listed, and to prepare a short “teaser” that is just a few lines about the book to share with the group. Everyone is busy, but if we share the load we can help each other discover new and interesting books that we might want to find time to read.


Discuss at the library!
Meet to discuss on the 1st Tuesday of Each Month, 7:00 – 8:00 pm at Louisburg Library.

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