Growing Older, Growing Wiser

Let's Talk About It! Book discussions

Ada Community Library Victory Branch is pleased to offer a Fall 2015 “Let’s Talk About It” book discussion series at 1:00pm on Tuesdays. The series theme is GROWING OLDER, GROWING WISER. The book titles for this free program include Sept. 15 Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner, Oct. 6 Jackalope Dreams by Mary Clearman Blew, Oct. 27 Passages West by Various Authors, Nov. 17 The Memory of Old Jack and Dec. 15 The Stone Angel  by Margaret Laurence. Local scholars will lead the book talks and book sets may be checked out at the front counter. It is not necessary to have a library card or to finish the book before attending. Sponsors included the Idaho Commission for Libraries and Idaho Humanities Council. Please come join us! Call 362-0181 X 135 with questions.

Mystery Book Club

Adult Book Club

Love a good mystery? October is the perfect month to join our Mystery Book Club! This month's title: The Bottoms by Joe R. Lansdale.

Freedom from Smoking

American Lung Association Class

Are You Ready to Be a Quitter?

Quitting smoking isn’t easy but it’s easier with the right help and it's free! The American Lung Association’s Freedom From Smoking program gives you options, resources and support to quit for good! This is the premier smoking cessation program. It helps you develop a plan of action that leads to your quit day. You’ll also get the support you need to remain Smokefree for life.


What you’ll learn:


·         How to know if you’re really ready to quit

·         Medications that can increase your success

·         Lifestyle changes to make quitting easier

·         How to prepare for your quit day

·         Coping strategies for managing stress and avoiding weight gain

·         Developing a new self-image

·         How to stay Smokefree (Tobacco Free) for good


Extra info:

Victory Halloween Party

Library Special Event-Party

Come in costume (or not) for a special Halloween puppet show, then the party starts at 5:00.