Adults

Adult Summer Reading 2022

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Please call the Help Desk at 972-516-6250, Option 3 for information about events
Ages 18+ unless otherwise noted. Age limits are strictly enforced.

 

Tower of LondonTower of London Tour
Tuesday, June 14 @ 6:00 p.m.

Take a virtual trip across the Pond with veteran guide John Gowing and learn the history and secrets of the Tower. Registration required.

Meets on Zoom
Registration Opens May 24


Local LakesYour Local Lakes
Wednesday, June 15 @ 6:00 p.m.

Interested in an outdoor adventure this summer? A representative of Texas Parks and Wildlife can tell you all about some of the local parks and what there is to do outdoors this summer.

Meets in person at the library
Registration Opens May 24


D&DGame On: DND for Grownups
Thursday, June 16 & 30 @ 6:00 p.m.

Looking for an adventure? Sign up for Dungeons and Dragons for adult gamers! New and experienced players are welcome! Email libinfo@wylietexas.gov for more information.

Meets in person at the library
Registration Opens May 24


SRC-fishingFishing Fun
Tuesday, June 21 @ 6:00 p.m.

Learn what you need to get started, how to set things up, and get a couple of tips and tricks from an experienced fishing instructor! Lisa Curry, Instructor for the Wylie ISD Fishing Club, will present the basics of fishing.

Meets in person at the library
Registration Opens May 24


Flutes for the Fourth ConcertFlutes For The Fourth Concert
Saturday, June 25 @ 11:00 a.m.

Gear up for Independence Day with music from American composers and patriotic tunes performed by Flutopia Flute Choir.

Library Foyer


ComiclubComiclub
Saturday, June 25 @ 2:30 p.m.

Adults can join us at the library for discussions of comics and graphic novels. This month's book is The Mighty Thor Vol. 1: Thunder In Her Veins by Jason Aaron.

Meets in the Multipurpose Room
Register on Eventbrite


Medicare 101Medicare 101
Tuesday, June 28 @ 10:30 a.m.

Turning 65 or New to Medicare? We would like to invite you to an informative Medicare 101 meeting with Allen Warchol. The meeting lasts 45 minutes and he opens it up to questions afterward to last about an hour in total.

Meets in the Conference Room
RSVP by Calling 214-277-9497 


Asia Pop MeetupAsia Pop Meetup
Saturday, July 9 @ 2:30 p.m.

Join our group for adult fans of anime, manga, and Asian pop culture. The group meets bimonthly on the second Saturday.

Meets in the Multipurpose Room
Registration Opens June 14




HomesteadingHomesteading: Chicks, Bees & More
Tuesday, July 12 @ 6:00 p.m.

Learn about urban homesteading with Chase Brooke from Texas A&M AgriLife with a special intro to beekeeping by Collin County Honey Queen Gretchen Tschetter.

Meets in person at the library
Registration Opens June 14


D&DGame On: DND for Grownups
Thursday, July 14 & 28 @ 6:00 p.m.

Looking for an adventure? Sign up for Dungeons and Dragons for adult gamers! New and experienced players are welcome! Email libinfo@wylietexas.gov for more information. Meets in person-registration required.

Meets in person at the library
Registration Opens June 14


Cupcake ChallengeCupcake Challenge
Saturday, July 16 @ 2:00 p.m.

Pick up basic decorating skills with icing from Michelle Owen of Hands On Design Cakes while pitting your creativity against that of other attendees. The designs which reign supreme will win a gift certificate to the bakery.

Meets in person at the library
Registration Opens June 14


Genealogy TuesdayGenealogy Tuesday
Tuesday, July 19 @ 6:00 p.m.

Book A Librarian and get help for your genealogy research questions whether you're not sure how to start family history or aren't sure where to find a record.

Sessions will be online through Zoom. The number of sessions are very limited. Please do not book more than one session.

Meets on Zoom
Registration Opens June 14


Gulf MexicoVirtual Vacation: Gulf of Mexico
Wednesday, July 20 @ 1:00 p.m.

Dive into the Gulf of Mexico with the library and the Texas State Aquarium with a live virtual trip. During this interactive tour, explore a variety of habitats through real-time cameras.

Meets on Zoom
Registration Opens June 14


Spark Joy: Tidying and the KonMari Methodadult-event

Wednesday, July 27 @ 6:00 p.m.

Join Shannon for an inspiring presentation on what it means to lead a life that Sparks Joy®. You will learn the KonMari® philosophy and guiding principles needed to tidy once and for all and leave feeling motivated to Spark Joy® in your home, office, and life!

Shannon Huneycutt is the founder of Spark Joy® Charlotte and certified Gold level Konmari® Consultant trained by tidying expert Marie Kondo. Marie is the author of The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up and the creator of the KonMari Method®, which is a style of tidying focusing on decluttering and organizing your space by keeping only those items you love.

Meets on Zoom
Registration Opens June 14


Harp SerenadeHarp Serenade
Thursday, July 28 @ 11:00 a.m.

Let the soothing sounds of the harp be the background music to your next trip to the library. Minda Keene will perform.

Library Foyer


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Monday - Thursday, 10 am – 8 pm
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2000 N. Hwy. 78
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972-442-7588
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972-429-8047, animalcontrol@wylietexas.gov
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800 Thomas St.
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301 North Ballard Ave.
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972-516-6350

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972-392-9300

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