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

You can visit the Calendar to view upcoming adult programs.

Book Clubs

The Huntsville Public Library has several book clubs you can join throughout the year. You must register to join any of our book clubs. 

Wednesday Afternoon Book Club
The Wednesday Afternoon Book Club meets on the second Wednesday of the month from 2:00 to 3:00 PM.
  • September 11- Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance
  • October 9- Less by Sean Greer
  • November 13- The Library Book by Susan Orlean
  • December 11- Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

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

Friday's 1:00-3:00pm

Advanced registration is required and closes 1 week prior to each program date. Cost $5. 

  • September 20: make your own fascinator
  • October 18: drop painting
  • November 29: paper flowers
Downton Abbey Tea Party

Your favourite TV show Downton Abbey hits the big screen on September 20 and we are celebrating with a tea party. Join Christine Kropp of Whimsical Bakery for a demonstration on preparing the perfect cup of loose leaf tea and enjoy some yummy scones too. 

Advance registration is required | $5

  • September 28 from 3:00-4:00pm 
Fabulous Foodies

Christine Kropp of Whimsical Bakery and the Library are teaming up again for a club that will delight your inner foodie. Set at the industrial kitchen at Bullock's Independent, there will be a themed cooking demo each month while we chat about cookbooks, our own kitchen trials an tribulations and of course sample the creation once complete.

Registration for each month is available through Whimsical Bakery at 26 Main St. E

  • September 25
  • October 16
  • November 20
  • December 18
Films That Make You Think! 

Join in to watch a great documentary each month. Space is limited, so make sure to drop by the Library to get your free ticket in advance. Only 40 tickets available. 

  • September 12
  • October 10
  • November 14
  • December 12
Introduction to Dreams

Everyone dreams. have you ever wondered about your dreams? Why do we dream? Where do dreams come from? how can dreams help us to know ourselves better and help us to find wholeness and meaning in life? Join Jungian Analyst, Suzanne Musters, for an introductory exploration of the amazing world of dreams. 

Advanced registration is required. Free

  • Saturday, October 19 from 1:00-4:00pm
Triple P Parenting

Triple P Seminars are an informal presentation for large groups of parents. Registration is through Muskoka Family Focus at or 705-645-3027 ext. 200. 

 Cancelled - Parents of Teens on Cannabis Use
Join public health nurses to learn more about cannabis, the current legislation, and what we do know about cannabis use. This workshop will provide parents with some suggestions to help deal with pressures teens may experience. 
  • September 24 from 6:00-7:30pm
  • Free
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.

Please call 705-787-1996 for more information about joining the SMART program.

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