Adult Programs

  1. Thu Oct. 13 - Thu Oct. 27

    Big Library Read - This Is Where It Ends by Marieke Nijkamp BIG LIBRARY READ is a global book club through your Library's OverDrive App which allows multiple user access to a popular title for your enjoyment and discussion. (October 13-27) This Is Where It Ends by Marieke Nijkamp Over the course of 54 harrowing minutes, the students at Opportunity High struggle to survive—and to understand why one boy started shooting. 10:00 am: The principal of Opportunity High School in Alabama finishes her speech, welcoming the entire student body to a new sem...
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  2. Mon Oct. 24 - Sat Oct. 29

    Monster Question Week! Monster Question Week (Oct. 24-29) is back just in time for Halloween! Visit the library and ask us a reference question and/or come in costume to receive a goodie! Each year Burlington Public Library staff receive thousands of curious, thought-provoking and fun queries from the community (and around the globe). Monster Question Week is a chance for us to celebrate life-long learning and provides another chance for you to wear your Halloween costume! A few of your librarians may dress up...
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  3. Fri Oct. 28

    Genealogy Lock-In The annual Genealogy Lock-In will be on Friday, October 28 from 4pm-10pm. Library resources and staff will be available to assist you in your family history search throughout the event. Every family has a history. Discover your family's story today at the library. October is Family History Month and Burlington Public Library is celebrating with free classes and events all month long. Call Mallorie at 319-753-1647 for more information.
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