Welcome To Adult Services

Our Adult Services Department strives to provide an innovative and personalized approach to customer service by assisting and supporting all of our communities’ ideas. Through our print, digital, music and film collections and our extensive programming we find new and exciting ways to engage, educate and entertain our patrons!

Top Staff Pick


Girl in Disguise

By: Abbey Venable

Girl in Disguise By: Greer MacAllister Girl in Disguise is an historical novel set in the 1850s and 1860s that tells the story of Kate Warne, the real-life first female detective hired by the Pinkerton Agency in Chicago.  Kate is a widow and needs a…

Upcoming Events

  • 20 Jul
    Excel Part I

    In Excel Part I we will learn how to create and format simple spreadsheets in Microsoft Excel 2016. Participants must have some familiarity with computers and know how to use a mouse. Registration is required. 

  • 20 Jul
    Video Editing with Premiere Elements

    Want to take videos you've filmed with your phone / tablet / camera and turn them into edited movies?  It's easy! Adobe Premiere Elements makes your movies look fantastic, so you don’t have to worry about your camera skills or...

  • 20 Jul
    Minecraft Open Play

    Minecraft Open Play is held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00-6:00 p.m.  All ages are welcome to play the educational version of Minecraft in the computer classroom on the second floor of the Noblesville Library. Children under the age of...

  • 20 Jul
    Jane Austen Tea Program

    Commemorate the 200th anniversary of the death of Jane Austen with a special presentation by Tina Jesson of Tina's Traditional Old English Kitchen. Tina will speak on the history of afternoon tea, including the journey from China via Victorian England to...

Meet The Team

Brad Howell

Noblesville Adult Services Team Leader

Brad HowellBrad began working at the Hamilton East Public Library in 2014. He is most passionate about helping his community use technology more effectively as well as connecting those people with resources they need. “Overall, I enjoy serving those around me!” Brad’s favorite part of teaching technology is when those who attend his classes become more proficient and less afraid to utilize their devices more effectively.

Favorite Book: The Complete Stories, Flannery O'Connor

Super Power of Choice: Time travel.

When I dance, I look like: Gene Kelly (in my mind)

If I were an animal, I would be: A dolphin. They're graceful, intelligent, playful, friendly, and great surfers.

Kirsten Edwards

Fishers Adult Services Team Leader

Kirsten EdwardsKirsten joined the Hamilton East Public Library in 2013. She started in academic libraries, but felt that she wanted to reach more people and help her community. “In addition to helping people, I also love to read and talk about books.” Her favorite moment was helping a woman who was new in town to set up a library card, register for a programs, and locate enough books to last her a month!

Favorite Book: The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald

Super Power of Choice: The ability to fly (I love to travel!).

When I dance, I look like: Elaine Benes

If I were an animal, I would be: A polar bear. They are fluffy and adorable, plus they have no natural enemies!

Have questions about our services or events?

The lower level of the Noblesville Library is closed until further notice due to flooding and heavy rain. Youth Programs will be held on the 1st floor.