Adult Programs

If you love reading and you love a challenge, you’re going to love Derby Public Library’s 2021 Winter Reading Challenge for Adults. Registration is now open and the program runs from Monday, January 4 through Friday, February 26. For details and to register, visit Winter Reading Challenge Registration 


For our adult patrons, the Derby Public Library offers a variety of programs that educate and entertain such as:

  • Technology classes
  • Book discussions
  • Local history programs
  • Career workshops
  • Resume Workshops
  • Sports talks
  • Cooking demonstrations
  • Special interest presentations
  • Movie Matinees
  • Summer and winter reading clubs