Not only can you earn great prizes for reading and listening to captivating reads, you're also welcomed to attend a wide range of exciting events for Adults. This summer is bound to be a symphony of fun!
Here are just a few events the Irving Public Library has in store for you this summer.
South Irving Library, 601 Schulze Drive
Irving Chautauqua Presents Window to the Wild’s live Bird Show, June 9, 2 p.m.
You don’t have to venture to the amazon jungle to view exotic birds. Take a peek through Window to the Wild's live Bird Show at South Library. This unique and unforgettable visual experience will feature birds free-flying naturally in groups due to Window to the Wild's skills in harnessing the bird's innate habits and turning instinctive behavior into a breathtaking performance.
More events this month at South:
Girls Rock! YA Author PanelJune 14, 7 p.m.Live to Read Book Club discusses Return to Love: Reflections on the Principles of a Course in MiraclesJune 18, 7 p.m.Color Me Calm: Music MakersJune 19, 6:30 p.m.
I "Heart" YA Book Club discusses The MiniaturistJune 20, 7 p.m.Rockin’ to the Oldies Decades Dance
June 29, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Pull out your poodle skirt, bell bottoms, or tie-dye shirt and groove to the oldies from the '50s to the '80s. Sign up to play "Name That Tune!" during South's Rockin' to the Oldies Decades Dance. Bring the entire family for this fun-filled after-hours event.
West Irving Library, 4444 W. Rochelle Road
Trivia on the Patio, Meets bi-monthly on Thursday, 7:30- 8:30 p.m. Ages 16 and up.
June 14: Rock on! Music
June 28: Classical Music Greats
How well are you in tune with Elvis, Bach, rock and Hamilton the musical? Strain your brain for fun! Put your thinking cap on and head over to West Library's Trivia on the Patio. Compete in this friendly game show contest and see who is crowned the King of Pop-trivia.
More events this month at West:
Craftworks, Meets bi-monthly on Friday, 1 to 3 p.m. Ages 16 and up.
June 15: Rock On! ArtJune 29: Broken CD Mosaics
Irving Writers SalonJune 19, 7 p.m.
Unicorns in Space! Book Club discusses Urban FantasyJune 26, 7 p.m.Valley Ranch Library, 401 Cimarron Trail
Movie Musicals, bi-monthly Saturday events at 4 p.m. Ages 13 and up.
June 16: Chicago
June 30: The Greatest Showman
If you’d rather experience a relaxing and entertaining evening visit Valley Ranch Library and sing along to the screen during their summer Movie Musicals. Popular musicals from past and present will be shown every other Saturday beginning June 16th.
More events this month at Valley Ranch:
SRC Journals & Musical-Themed ColoringJune 11, 7 p.m.
Tried and True Book Club discusses Killers of the Flower MoonJune 14, 7 p.m.
Knot Your Grandmother's CrochetJune 20, 7 p.m.
Cook the Book: A Cooking Book ClubJune 23, noon
Musical Flower Pots (Registration Required)June 25, 7 p.m.
East Branch Library, 440 S. Nursery Road
Every Monday and Wednesday, 7 to 8 p.m. All ages welcome.
Are you looking to pump up the jam and rock yourself to the beat all while having fun and getting fit? This summer, East Branch Library will host Zumba bi-weekly during the months of June and July. Zumba is an exercise fitness program under the guise of dance and aerobic movements performed to energetic music. You'll have so much fun movin' and groovin' you won't even realize you're working out.
More events this month at East:
Mujeres Creativas: PapeleriaJune 20, noon
Crafty Afternoon for AdultsJune 21, 4 p.m.