Adult Programs

Adult Summer Reading Fun

2022 SRP Adult Bingo Sheet


Earn weekly prizes and tickets for the grand prize drawing plus receive a bookbag when you blackout your BINGO card.

A cartoony film projector running film on a box of popcorn

Beat the Heat: Movie Mondays

  • Date: June 27 and July 11
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Location: Library Event Space
  • Ages: Intended for Adults

Enjoy a cool afternoon at the library with a bag of popcorn and a free movie!  Titles to be announced, so stay tuned.

Middle-aged woman reads a book and imagines a massive viking warboat

Paddle to the Pacific: A journey of reflection on the Columbia River

  • Date: Saturday, July 23
  • Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Location: Library Event Space
  • Age: All ages welcome
  • Registration: No

Experience the Columbia River from the water through the story of Laurie’s journey by kayak.  Laurie Case Wilhite shares her adventure with stories and photographs from river level.  

This Summer Reading Program is made possible by the following generous donors!

  • Burger King
  • City of Lewiston Parks & Recreation
  • Coleman Oil Company
  • Dairy Queen
  • Dutch Brothers Coffee
  • Friends of the Lewiston City Library
  • Happy Day Corporation
  • Hot Shots Expresso
  • Idaho State Parks
  • Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC)
  • Lewis Clark Community Union (Grand Prize Sponsor)
  • McDonald's
  • Mick McClure Honda
  • Nez Perce County Historical Museum
  • Rosauers
  • Sonic Drive-In
  • Subway
  • Taco Bell
  • Twin County United Way
  • Village Centre Cinemas

The Friends of the Lewiston City Library will be selling Summer Reading t-shirts for $10.00.

A Summer Reading Program shirt with a parent and baby penguin sitting on a book
Summer Reading Program Shirt with sea snakes slithering out of a book

Special Events

Interested in more Let's Talk About It topics?

Three virtual Let's Talk About It options are also available thanks to the Idaho Commission for Libraries and Idaho Humanities Council's Connected Conversations program. This spring these programs are available for free. To learn more and register visit the Idaho Commission for Libraries Let's Talk About It webpage here.

  • Let's Talk About It with Grace Olmstead, Idaho author of Uprooted, April 7 at 11:15 AM
  • Let's Talk About It with Tiffany Midge, author of Bury My Heart at Chuck E. Cheese's, May 5 at 11:15 AM
  • Let's Talk About It with Reyna Grande, author of The Distance Between Us, June 23 at 11:15 AM

Regular Programs

A fun pastel background with crochet needles and yarn
Invitation to Coffee and Books program
A Family Tree atop several books

Saturday Crochet

  • Date: Every Saturday in July (normally every 3rd Saturday)
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Location: Library Makery
  • Ages: 11 & Up
  • No Registration Required

Beginners and experts alike are invited to a communal crochet gathering!

Coffee & Books

  • Date: First Friday of each Month
  • Time: 10:00AM - 11:00AM
  • Location: Library Event Space
  • Upcoming Dates:
    • July 8 - The Plot, Jean Hanaff Korelitz
    • August 5- Fuzz, Mary Roach

Join us for a lively book discussion over coffee!

Monthly Genealogy Focus

  • Date: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays
  • Time: 12-2 Mondays, 1-3 Tuesdays and Wednesdays
  • Location: Local History Room
  • Topics
    • June: WIKI and Genealogy
    • July:
    • August: English Church Records and Index

Come speak to our skilled volunteers for help uncovering your family history!