For Adults


Emoji with mask.pngHomebound Book Delivery Service

The Aplington Library staff can deliver materials to home if you are a homebound individual due to mobility needs, recent health procedures that prevent you from leaving your home, or those with disabilities within Aplington's city limits. You will receive a call when your materials are ready.

This service is by request. 

Book Groups

Adult Book Group

Adult Book Group typically meets on the 4th Tuesday of the month at 1:30 PM in the Aplington Community Center. 
Adult Book Group does not meet from June to August during the year. Call the library or check out our Facebook page for the exact date and to find out the book being reviewed. All are welcome to participate.

Up All Night Book Group

Aplington and Parkersburg Public Libraries are joining to start an evening book group: Up All Night.
This group generally meets on the last Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at Kothe Public Library in Parkersburg. This group will focus primarily on mysteries, thrillers, and suspense books.

Want to start another book group for a specific age or genre?

Contact the library director, at 319-347-2432 or inquire at the circulation desk.

Sewing Jan 3 1.jpegSocial Sewing Stitchers

Join us for a casual evening of sewing for those who want to work on their projects in a community! Welcome to all quilters, sewers, crocheters, and embroiders!
Meetings are generally the first Monday of the month from October to March from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Aplington Community Center.

Call the library if you would like to be put on a call list.

Note: Bring your own sewing machine and project as well as a power strip and extension cord. There are opportunities for joining a group project. 

Weather-related closings/cancellations will be announced on the library's Facebook page. 

Stepping Up 

Stepping Up is a workout class focused on balance, strength training and endurance for older adults. Stepping Up is every Tuesday and Thursday morning from 9:00 a.m. till 10:00 a.m. in the Aplington Community Center.
Stepping Up does not meet between June through August.

Summer Reading Program 2022

Adults 18 years and older are welcome to take part in the Summer Reading Program this year! The Murder Mystery Cocktail Party does require registration to attend.