Programs for Adults

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I Scream for Local Authors – Author Event and Ice Cream Social

Thursday, August 3rd, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Join us for an author event and ice cream social with over a dozen authors based in the DFW area. Authors range from New York Times bestsellers to indie and self-published authors. There will truly be something for everyone, as we have authors from a variety of genres and writing for children to adult audiences. Books will be for sale for all authors, with a portion of proceeds benefiting the library. You will have the chance to meet and talk with authors about their books and get your books signed. To sweeten the deal, our author event doubles as an ice cream social, with free ice cream for everyone.
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Basic Home Repair – Presented by Home Depot

Saturday, August 5th, 2:00 p.m - 4:00 p.m.

Could your house use some TLC? Come learn home repair basics from the pros at Home Depot that will help you give your space a fresh look, including information on flooring, painting, electrical, and gardening.
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Texas String Art

Friday, August 11th, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Texas forever, y’all! Come to the library to craft a nail and string art project that displays your Texas pride. There is no cost to attend, but space is limited, so you must register.  

Registration for this program is full and closed.   
If you have any questions please call 817-598-4207, or email

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Trivia Night at Antebellum Ale House
Presented by the Weatherford Public Library

Monday, August, 21st - Teams must register by 6:30 pm.

Join us for our quarterly trivia night. Come alone or as a team. Antebellum gift cards will be awarded to our 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place teams. For one night, the library won’t help you find the answers.

Antebellum Ale House, 321 E Oak St, Weatherford, TX 76086

Be sure to follow us on Facebook to watch for the event posting and get more details on our theme for the night. 
Monthly Programs
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Coloring for Grown ups

Every second Thursday of the month.

Next Meeting: Thursday, August 10th, 6:00-7:30 pm.

Why should kids have all the fun? Join us at the library for a fun night of coloring and other paper crafts. The library will provide coloring sheets designed for adults, colored pencils, and light refreshments. Feel free to bring your own coloring and paper craft supplies!

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Needlework in the Morning

Every first Tuesday of the month

Next Meeting: Tuesday, August 1st, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Needlework in the Evening

Every third Tuesday of the month

Next Meeting: Tuesday, August 15th, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm.

Are you looking for the crochet class or knitting group? Don’t worry, the knitting and crochet groups have combined forces! The needlework group is a great way to meet fellow crafters who enjoy crochet, embroidery, knitting, or any other type of hand work. Share ideas and hone skills. Open to all ages and skill levels. Just bring your own materials (yarn, needles/hooks). 

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Book Club

Every third Thursday of the month.

Next Meeting: Thursday, August 17th, 6:00 - 7:30 pm.

August Selection: Let's Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir by Jenny Lawson

Join the book club on the third Thursday of each month! Adults of all ages are welcome to attend and discuss the book selection of the month. A free copy of the book may be picked up at the library information desk. Books are available on a first-come, first served basis.

Link to 2017 Reading List


Books and Bagels

Every fourth Tuesday of the month.

Next Meeting: Tuesday, August 22nd, 10:30 - 11:30 am.

August Theme: a book adapted to film (watch the film also if possible)

Join us on the fourth Tuesday of every month for a book discussion and bagels. It’s a chance to share your thoughts on a book of your choosing that follows our theme for the month, and you will learn new titles to add to your must read list.

Link to the Summer Program Guide
June - August 2017

Be sure to check out our programs for the Summer Library Challenge in the Summer Program Guide or visit the Summer Program Challenge page. You don't have to signup for the challenge to attend these wonderful programs.