Lunch & Learn Programs @ Main Library

Join your neighbors at the library in Statesville for “Lunch & Learn” programs. The programs feature authors and speakers from our community discussing a wide range of topics, including health, literature and the arts. Programs are Wednesdays from 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m.

The public is invited to bring a brown bag lunch and eat while enjoying an entertaining and informative program. The Iredell Friends of the Library will provide drinks and desserts for these free programs.

Wednesday, November 26 @ Noon

Jeanne Robertson – Looking for Humor

Jeanne Robertson

Jeanne Robertson looks for humor and finds it. Best of all, she likes to share it! On this DVD, you’ll meet new folks and hear the latest stories about the regular cast of characters you’ve grown to love on her first six DVDs. That includes, of course, her husband Jerry, a.k.a. “Left Brain” as well as unnamed people she encounters in her travels when she’s Looking for Humor . . . and finding it.

Wednesday, December 3 @ Noon

What Are You Reading Book Club

Book Club

If you love to read, talk about books and discover new titles and authors, this is the book club for you! Come ready to share information about a book you want to recommend to others. No preregistration required. Everyone is welcome! The book club meets on the first Wednesday of each month.

Wednesday, December 10 @ Noon

Skype with Clyde Edgerton

Clyde Edgerton

Join us for a live video conversation with North Carolina author Clyde Edgerton. Clyde Edgerton is the author of ten novels, a book of advice, a memoir, short stories, and essays. He has been a Guggenheim Fellow and five of his novels have been New York Times Notable Books.

The New Yorker says ""Mr. Edgerton's ability to shine a clear, warm light on the dark things of life without becoming sugary makes a vivid backdrop for his tolerant humor and his alertness to the human genius for nonsense."

Wednesday, December 17 @ Noon

Radio City Christmas Spectacular

Celebrate the season with this DVD presentation of the Radio City Christmas Spectacular, featuring the world-famous Rockettes.

Wednesday, December 31 @ Noon

Radio Controlled Model Flyers

RC Flyer

Learn about the fascinating hobby of RC Model Flying from members of the Statesville Model Flyers Club. Find out how to get started with RC Flyers and see some examples of model planes.