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Next book discussion Sept. 4 at library

Ada Public Library’s adult book discussion group’s focus in Sept. is “The Great Alone" by Kristin Hannah.

The book discussion, open to the public, is at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 4, in the library. The monthly discussion group is open to new members. 

Contact the circulation desk for a copy of the coming month's book or more information.

Book synopsis
Ernt Allbright, a former POW, comes home from the Vietnam war a changed and volatile man. When he loses yet another job, he makes an impulsive decision: he will move his family north, to Alaska, where they will live off the grid in America’s last true frontier.

Family Bingo night at the library

Ready for some Bingo? Ada Public Library hosts a family Bingo game night starting at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 13. Rhett Grant, library administrator, is the Bingo caller.

Ada Public Library has something for you in August

The summer reading program may be over, but the Ada Public Library has lots of events planned in August. Here's a copy of the August library's calendar of events.

Knit & Crochet club at the library

Ada Public Library hosts a Knit & Crochet club on the first and third Wednesdays of the month at 6 p.m. The group can usually be found in the front room, near the fireplace.

Science, technology, engineering (and) math

Tuesday in the public library

Every Tuesday, Ada Public Library hosts Teen S.T.E.M. Science at 3 p.m., for sixth through twelfth graders. (S.T.E.M. stands for Science,  Technology, Engineering and Math.) The next S.T.E.M. Science for teens will be Tuesday, July 2 at 3 p.m.

Participants conduct science experiments, often with special guests, Mrs. Bowden and Mr. Lusk.

This is part of the summer reading program. All participants will receive a ticket to win weekly prizes.

Guess who is coming to Ada Monday morning

Mr. Molecule - he's a scientist and magician

The Ada Public Library has another exciting week planned for its summer reading program.

On Monday at 11 a.m. Mr. Molecule comes to Ada. He’s a scientist and magician  and he will present a program for kids at the First United Methodist.

And, each day this week (July 1-6) that reading program participants check out a “oversized” book, each participant will receive a prize.

The library says that there’s one ticket earned per day. If you aren’t registered for the summer program, there’s still time to sign up.