Explore Memphis 2021
June 1 – July 31
Registration starts May 15th
Join our Summer Reading Challenge
Join us Outside the Library for Story Times, Music, Escape Rooms, and more.
Virtual Coffee and Conversation: ESL Lessons for Adults
June 1 / 4:30PM – 5:30PM
Build English skills in a relaxed, friendly virtual environment and meet other English learners.
Virtual Program June 22 / 5PM – 6PM
Join author Latisha Brown to learn about self-publishing your work.
Baptist Memorial Health Care: Mobile Mammography Unit
June 25th / 8:30AM – 3PM
@ the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Memphis Sound Connection
Showcasing current local musicians and music.
Submissions for local artists open on April 6th
stitch it clubs
All ages, experience levels welcome. Various days/times.
Have you been thinking about learning how to knit? Looking for something calm and creative?
Browse our class offerings and participate in virtual classes or our LinkedIn Learning video tutorials.
The Library offers numerous programs for adults. We look forward to having you in the Library, but for now we can meet virtually and share fun stories and activities.
See some upcoming highlights below or browse our Calendar of Events for Adults.
Or visit our Learn page for resources and events by topic such as Books & More, Business & Entrepreneurship, Health & Wellness, Job & Career, and more.
The Beethoven Club has a long history in Memphis. Founded in 1888 by a group of accomplished local pianists, the club’s purpose has always been to promote classical musicians and a love of classical music. For 132 years, this venerable institution has hosted weekly recitals by members at various locations, including at the Library.
YOUTUBE VIDEO PROGRAMS
If you can’t catch us live/virtually above, then you can always watch videos of book talks and more.
Visit the Library YouTube Channel here.