Events for Adults

Murder On Maui

Looking for an edge-of-your seat, exciting, fun time?

Missouri River Regional Library has the answer – “Murder On Maui,” an adult murder mystery at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 6 at the Main Library, 214 Adams St.

Come with your grass skirts and flower shirts and be prepared to help solve a "murder" mystery.

A Ghostly Fundraiser Is Coming!!

Check out the new Facebook page for up-to-the-minute information on the Ghost Tour fundraiser that MRRL's Foundation and the JC Convention and Visitors Bureau will be putting on together on Sept. 22nd, 2012.

Dr. Rob Havers Comes To MRRL To Talk About Churchill

Picture of Truman and Churchill driving past the current location of the libraryJoin us on August 28th at 7pm to hear Dr. Rob Havers speak on one of the most important speeches of the 20th century - one that was delivered right up the road in Fulton by Winston Churchill! Following Havers’ presentation, there will be a round of Churchill Jeopardy.

Creative Stationary!

Creative Stationary! Join us in creating unique stationary, making envelopes and cards out of recycled calendars, alcohol inks, and templates.
This craft program is a part of this Summer's Adult Reading theme Betweenthe Covers: Books & More It happens this Monday, July 2nd in the AnnexMeeting Room (across the street from the Main Library Building) from 6:30pm to8:30pm. Call Kira (573) 634-2464 X 238 to sign up - registration preferred.

Learn about Mark Twain at your library

Cindy Lovell, executive director of the Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum in Hannibal, will provide a behind the scenes look at how she came up with the idea to make a CD of Mark Twain’s life in spoken word and song, in a special program at 7 p.m. on June 4 at the Missouri River Regional Library Art Gallery.

Get Your Quilt(s) Appraised At The Library

From 7 to 9pm tonight (Thursday, Nov. 3rd), Ann Hazelwood, a certified quilt appraiser, will be presenting a program called "100 Things You Should Know If You Own A Quilt". During this program, she has agreed to give an estimation of the value of up to two quilts per attendee - for free!


6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., MRRL Annex Meeting Room, 209 Adams St. (Entrance to the meeting room is at the rear of the parking lot.)
Contact: Kira Michaelieu, 634-2464 ext. 238
Have fun creating artistic "luggage" tags that stand out from the crowd and can be either


6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m., MRRL Annex Meeting Room, 209 Adams St. (Entrance to the meeting room is at the rear of the parking lot.)
Reservations Required
Contacts: Kira Michaelieu, 634-2464 ext. 238
Nikki Bateman, 634-6064 ext. 257
As a part of our Summer Reading Program - Novel Destinations, learn to post your pictures online.  Using Shutterfly (a free online program), we will show you how to post your photos into an album online.

Tips for Traveling Abroad

7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
MRRL Art Gallery
Reservations Preferred
Contact: Claudia Schoonover, 634-6064, ext. 245

Eating Between The Lines: Two For the Road

Two for the Road: Our Love Affair with American Food will be the topic of discussion for May's session of Eating