Event Calendar

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Oct
25
Mon
Halloween Scavenger Hunt
Oct 25 all-day

 

October 19th – 30th

Can you find all the spooky Halloween images hiding in the library? Come on in and join the Halloween scavenger hunt! Prizes for kids who find all the ghosts and goblins!

All ages welcome, no registration required.

Oct
26
Tue
Halloween Scavenger Hunt
Oct 26 all-day

 

October 19th – 30th

Can you find all the spooky Halloween images hiding in the library? Come on in and join the Halloween scavenger hunt! Prizes for kids who find all the ghosts and goblins!

All ages welcome, no registration required.

Presentation Skill Building Workshop
Oct 26 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Improve your oral presentation skills with this six-week workshop. We begin with each participant selecting a 5-10 minute piece of writing (prose or poetry, original or not) to practice for oral delivery. We conclude with an optional opportunity to have your oral presentation filmed by Laurel Sukkau of Encompass Project .

Facilitator:   Johanna Rzepa

Workshop series:  Tuesdays, October 12  – November 16  at 1 – 2:30pm. Please plan to attend all six classes in the workshop.

Registration is limited to five participants, in-person only.  If you have taken this workshop before, please let others sign up first. To register, call the Library at 604-886-2130.

As per public health orders: masks are required for everyone ages 5 and up in the library. Proof of vaccination is not required.

Oct
27
Wed
Halloween Scavenger Hunt
Oct 27 all-day

 

October 19th – 30th

Can you find all the spooky Halloween images hiding in the library? Come on in and join the Halloween scavenger hunt! Prizes for kids who find all the ghosts and goblins!

All ages welcome, no registration required.

Bouncing Babies
Oct 27 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

 

 

Wednesdays 10:00 – 10:30 am, September 22nd – December 1st

Join us for songs, bounces, and stories for babies and their caregivers. Connect with your baby and with families in your community.

Masks are required for age 5+

For babies age 0-2 and their caregivers.

Free, drop-in program

Tween Book Club
Oct 27 @ 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

EVENT NOW FULL – WAITLIST ONLY

The haunted season has arrived and it’s time to read a bone-chilling adventure. Tweens, are you ready? Let’s huddle around the campfire and chat about the spooktacular Scary Stories for Young Foxes.

Registration required
For ages 9-12
Books available at the library desk
Ebooks and eaudiobooks available via the library catalogue
Event in Mainil Room

As per public health orders: Masks are required for everyone ages 5 and up for all in-library events.

Book Club
Oct 27 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

 

Book Club is back, in-person and on Zoom! We’re excited to host you again inside the library as well as online.

Join us as we discuss Marion Quednau’s new book of short stories, Sunday Drive to Gun Club Road.

Very limited space in person. Call the library to register: 604-886-2130.

Simultaneously available on Zoom:

https://zoom.us/j/98597296711?pwd=aUxLNXZXTVVXYlhGOHZJaDBLOHZLQT09
Meeting ID: 985 9729 6711   Passcode: 910810

We are also very fortunate to have Marion reading from her book on Saturday, October 16th, in person and on Zoom. Join us for this special author event as well!

As per public health orders: Masks are required for everyone ages 5 and up in the library. Proof of vaccination is not required.

Oct
28
Thu
Halloween Scavenger Hunt
Oct 28 all-day

 

October 19th – 30th

Can you find all the spooky Halloween images hiding in the library? Come on in and join the Halloween scavenger hunt! Prizes for kids who find all the ghosts and goblins!

All ages welcome, no registration required.

Preschool Storytime
Oct 28 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Thursdays 10:00 – 10:30 am

September 23rd – December 2nd

Join us for songs, rhymes, and stories for preschoolers and their caregivers. Connect with your child and with families in your community. No programs on statutory holidays (Sept. 30th & Nov. 11th)

Masks are required for all age 5+

For children age 2-5 and their caregivers.

Free, drop-in program

French Conversation Group
Oct 28 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

 

Do you wish you could practice your French with other friendly French language learners?  Join our weekly French Conversation Group on Zoom. We meet every Thursday from 10:30am–noon.

Join us on Zoom

 https://zoom.us/j/93135154106?pwd=V2cxQ3oxZmtRMWNKV0tGSGl0YmNGUT09
Meeting ID 931 3515 4106
Passcode 993441