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. Geri-fit is on hold for now due to Covid-19. Watch for updates on when these classes will start again!
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.
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!
Banned Book Club- 4th Thursday @7pm
Banned Book Club meets the fourth Thursday of the month at 7pm. We read a selected book that has been banned somewhere across the country. We engage in peaceful discussion about the book. We provide a copy of each book that participants may pick up at the library up to 1 month before the next book club. Call us at 319-848-7616 to find out that our next book is!
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.
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!