For Adults

Programs, unless otherwise noted, are free and open to the public.  Schedule may change during the summer.  Registration may be required.  For the most current listing of our events, please visit our online calendar and/or register here for our e-newsletter!

Geri-Fit Strength Training - Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays @ 8 am

Geri-Fit classes improve strength,balance and arthritic conditions for people 60 and over.  Additional benefits include increasing flexibility, baland and mobility as well as preventing osteoporsis.  A waiver form will need to be completed.  As with any exercise, you should seek your doctor's approval beore beginning.   

Tai Chi - Tuesdays @ 8 am

Thomas Moore has 30+ years experience with Tai Chi and looks forward to meeting you.  Please wear comfortable clothes.  Space is limited and is first come first served.  A waiver form will need to be completed.  As with any exercise, you should seek your doctor's approval beore beginning.   

Morning Stretch Yoga - Thursdays @ 8 am

Paula Bradway has many years experience with teaching yoga and looks forward to seeing you.  Please wear comfortable clothes and bring a towel or yoga mat.  Space is limited and is first come first served.  A waiver form will need to be completed.  As with any exercise, you should seek your doctor's approval beore beginning.  

Meditation - Fridays @ noon

Pamela Reed provides Meditation on Fridays at noon.  The library is closed during this class, so please enter using the meeting room door.  We hope to see you there!

Adult Book Club - 2nd Tuesdays @ 6 pm

This laid back book club has a different subject to read each month, with participants choosing their own title based on the selected theme. Please joing the fun, laughter and discussion to find your next best read!

Master Gardeners

We partner with the Linn County Master Gardeners to offer you a variety of gardening classes in the spring and fall!  These classes are held in the evening at 6:30 pm and the topics covered will vary based on the season.

#eplgrows

Join the fun gardening with us in our library garden beds!  Seed starting classes, planting, weeding, pruning, harvesting, pest control, tasting and more are ongoing classes all growing season long!  Seeds used are checked out from our Seed Lending Library.

Ely Seed Lending Library

Since 2012, the Ely Seed Lending Library has provided rookie gardeners and seasoned green thumbs with hundreds of varieties of heirloom seeds. Stop by the library today to begin borrowing and ask us about our fantastic print resource collection!