Category Archives for Adult Posts

Reading Camp-In

Saturday, January 28, all day Make a blanket fort at the library! Bring some blankets or sheets (we’ll have a few on hand). Bring a pillow, if you like. Find a spot in the library to set up camp and read for as long as you’d like. We’ll provide beach towel clamps and Walking S’mores!

Winter Reading Challenge

Log your reading and activities on the Beanstack app or website to earn tickets for the Grand Prize Drawings. Earn one ticket for every 10 hours of reading and every 10 physical activities you do between December 19 and January 31. You can also earn an extra ticket if you attend any of the five library programs […]

Seed Exchange – RESCHEDULED

THE BIG SEED SWAP IS MOVED TO SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25TH AT 10:30 AM! It’s the big seed swap event! Come to the London Public Library to pick up seeds to try in your garden this Spring! You can try new vegetables, flowers, or even fruits without having to buy a whole packet. And we’ll even […]

Monthly Event Newsletter

Sign up to receive our monthly LPL Event Newsletter in your inbox to find out what great programs are coming up for you and your family to attend!

Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia

We will be partnering with the Alzheimer’s Association for three months to do a mini-series on Alzheimer’s and dementia. In Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia, you will learn basic information on the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia, stages, risk factors, research, and FDA-approved treatments. This event takes place on Tuesday, February 21 at 6:30 pm. 

Day Care Kits

Each kit includes several books, a DVD, CD, and a toy or manipulative that follow a theme. Some kits are geared to ages 0 – 2 years. Others are geared to ages 3 – 5 years.  Available themes are: Alphabet, Animals, Colors, Construction, Counting, Dinosaurs, Senses, Shapes, Transportation, and Weather.  Checkout is one per family […]

Crayon Tower Challenge

Try our new Crayon Tower Challenge!   Check out a tub of crayons from the library and build a tower as high as you can!   Rules • Do not color with the crayons. • Do not break the crayons. • Only build with crayons. No outside forces, such as tape or glue, are allowed. […]

What Doesn’t Belong?

While you’re at the library looking for a book, also look for a random object that has no business being in a library. It will be sitting in plain sight, but doesn’t belong. Leave the object where it is and tell a staff member what the random object is and you win a piece of […]

Gnome on a Tome

Gnorbert the Gnome is somewhere in the library reading his books. Patrons of all ages can find him, tell a staff member, and earn a piece of candy. Gnorbert moves to a new spot every Monday, so come back each week to find him!

The Jester Jim Show

You can watch a recording of the live show! The show begins at about 4:45 of the video. This is not your ordinary juggling show! Jester Jim, a juggling, beatboxing, comedy genius, puts on a LIVE virtual, interactive, and extraordinarily entertaining show!