The Huntsville Public Library has a number of programs for adults including: craft and exercise programs, movie showings, workshops, author events and more.

Visit the Calendar to learn more and register for upcoming adult programs.

Books and Brunch

Join us for Books and Brunch where authors share their experiences and stories while enjoying a delicious buffet brunch.

  • Sunday, September 23 at 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    • With authors Kerry Clare (Mitzi Bytes), K.A. Tucker (The Simple Wild) and Hannah Mary McKinnon (The Neighbours).
    • Event location: Hidden Valley Resort
    • Tickets: $27
    • Books will be available for purchase at the event


Looking to express your creativity? Join us for an afternoon of crafts, chat and coffee. Each month we will give you the instructions and materials needed for some DIY fun.

Fridays at 1:00 to 3:00 PM. Registration closes one week prior to each program.

Fall 2018

  • September 28 - glass etching | $2
  • October 19 - vinyl stencil wood signs | $10
  • November 30 - burlap wreaths | $10

Winter 2019

  • January 25
  • February 22
  • March 29

Films That Make You Think!

Join in to watch a great documentary each month. Themes include the environment, social justice, climate change and other topics that are sure to make you think. Coffee and treats will be served. Register online using our Calendar to book your spot.

Thursdays at 7:00 PM.

  • September 13 - Life Off the Grid
  • October 11 - Freightened: The Real Cost of Shipping
  • November 15 - At the Fork

YWCA Knitting for Seniors

Knitting Muskoka Together offers free knitting workshops to seniors. This program is hosted YWCA Muskoka and funded by the Government of Ontario's Seniors Community Grant. All supplies are provided and light refreshments will be available at each workshop.

Wednesdays at 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

  • October 17, 24 and 31
  • November 7

Culture Days Poetry Reading

We invite you to explore and discover arts and culture in our community. Join us for our annual poetry reading with amazing local poets. Listen to their works, and enjoy an evening of culture. Light refreshments will be served.

  • Friday, September 28 at 7:00 to 8:00 PM
 VON SMART Exercise

The Victorian Order of Nurses (VON) offer the SMART exercise program at the library. The SMART program is a gentle fitness program designed for adults ages 55 and up.

These classes do not include any floor or mat work. Some exercises may use a chair for balance.

Contact us for more information about joining the SMART program.

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