Events and Programs

Friends group meeting

Wednesday, May 22nd

6:30-7:30 pm

We invite you to attend a meeting to further explore the possibility of forming a Friends of the library group. Please bring your ideas for what the group might hope to accomplish. The meeting will be informal and refreshments will be served.

QC Reads: House of Sand and Fog Movie

Wednesday, May 29th


Please join us to watch the movie House of Sand and Fog, based on the book by this year’s Quiet Corner Reads author, Andre Dubus III. A movie and book  discussion will follow the film. Light refreshments will be provided (BYOB).

Additional QC Reads events on Andre’s books are being held at participating libraries. Check out the QC Reads website to see more events! Andre Dubus will be speaking at the Mansion at Bald Hill on Tuesday, June 18th. Tickets are $20 and are available at the circulation desk.

Play the Ukulele

Wednesdays 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

If you play the ukulele or are interested in learning, consider joining the ukulele group.  No experience required. No ukulele? Stop in and try one

Cookbook Club

The next date will be posted soon!

Do you like to cook? Do you like to try new recipes? Do you like to discuss and share new foods with friends?

If you answered yes, consider joining the Chaplin Public Library’s Cookbook Club. In April we made Jamie Oliver recipes.  Registration is required. If you are interested in joining, please speak with a librarian.

Preschool Playgroup

Wednesdays from 10:30-11:30am

The library hosts a weekly preschool playgroup. The program consists of a storytime, a related craft, and playtime. No registration required. The program is aimed at toddlers, but all ages are welcome! No registration required.