Adult Programs


3D Design | Computer Skills | Crafts | Photography | Writing

Sign-up Today for our Hidden Figures Book Discussion!
Tuesday, Sept. 19 at 7:00pm (Educator Focused – Open to All) or Thursday, Sept. 21 at 7:00pm (General Public – Open to All)
Call or stop into the Library to register. Sign up by Friday, July 14th to ensure your FREE copy of Hidden Figures. The discussion will be led by SUNY Oneonta professor Thor Gibbins. This program is in partnership with SUNY Oneonta’s Common Read and is part of HML’s Fall 2017 Women In History Series.

Summer Adult Library Programs

Summer Book Club – Happening Now!
Discussion: Saturday, July 8th , 1:00pm
Read an Inspiring & Uplifting Book from our Book Display and share your story at our mix-it up book discussion.

Yarn Club – in the Park – Happening Now!
Thursdays, in June, July & Aug. at 6:00pm
Join us for our summer knitting and crocheting group. Bring a comfy chair or blanket. All skill levels welcome.

Camp NaNoWriMo
Saturdays, July 1 to 29, 1:30pm.  Registration is required. Register starting 6/19
A special Writers Group celebration of Camp National Novel Writing Month.

Game of Thrones Trivia
Sunday, July 16, 6:00pm Teams register at the event. Registration starts at 5:30.
A special GOT themed trivia night at Roots Brewing Company. Themed prizes, photo booth, costume contest. Teams register at the event. Registration starts at 5:30.

Mystery Author Panel
Saturday, July 22nd 2:00pm. Free and Open to the Public
Featuring Leslie Diehl, Glenn Nilson & Libby Cudmore. Hear what these authors have to say about writing, creating and editing. Sale & Signing. Books will be available to purchase. Moderated by Douglas Brenner.

Do-It-Yourself Day
Saturday, July 29th. Registration is required for each program. Registration starts July 3rd.
Build Your Own Terrarium, Intro to Green Cleaning, How to Grow Shiitake Mushrooms, Intro to Top-Bar Beekeeping, Intro to Raising Chickens.

Lego Block Party Teams register at the event.
Thursday, August 3, 6:00-8pm. Enjoy a fun night of Bricks & Beer at Roots Brewing Co. Team speed challenges and open build time. Prizes! The Library will provide legos but teams may bring their own if they do not want to use Library Legos.

3D Design (See our 3D Printing at HML page here)

Tinkering Tuesdays & Thursdays
Registration is required. Using the easy-to-use on-line platform Tinkercad, participants will design an object step-by-step. Materials Fee for printing will be based on design. Basic mouse skills required or must bring someone to assist you.

3D Printing Open Hours
Monday, June 19th 3:30 to 7:3opm
Use our 3D Printers, 3D design software or just ask questions during our 3D printing open hours. No appointment needed. First come, first serve.

Tuesday, July 18th 3:30pm Ages 8 & Up.
Design: 3D Scan Yourself
Register starting: 6/26/17  
Thursday, July 27th 6:00pm Ages 14 & Up.
Design: 3D Scan Yourself
Register starting: 7/3/17

Computer Classes

Introduction to the Internet
Tuesday, July 18th 10:30am
Learn how to browse and search the Internet. Learn basic searching techniques, how to save favorite websites and print content. Register starting 6/26
Introduction to Microsoft Excel
Monday, July 10th 6:30pm or
Thursday, July 20th 10:30am
Learn how to work with spreadsheets. You will learn how to format and edit your spreadsheets and how to create formulas to help organize your spreadsheets. Register starting 6/26


Yarn Club
Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month. EVERY THURSDAY IN THE SUMMER at 6:00pm
For Knitters and Crocheters of all skill levels. Learn and share skills. Youths (accompanied by an adult) are welcome.
LEARN A NEW SKILL: Throughout the year,  local experts will run special workshops highlighting a knitting or crocheting technique.. Light refreshments will be served. Registration preferred.

Photography Programs


HML Writers Group

Saturdays, July 1 to 29, 1:30pm. 
 Registration is required. Register starting 6/19
A special Writers Group celebration of Camp National Novel Writing Month.  Led by staff member Jen Donohue, this program provides a comfortable and constructive environment for all writers.


  2 Responses to “Adult Programs”

  1. I’d like to register for the Geneology class April 27th @ 10.

    • Hi June, you are registered for Library Edition. Please email us at with your phone number so that we have that in case we need to contact you. Thanks.

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