Event Calendar

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Sep
24
Mon
Knitting a Community
Sep 24 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

knittingMondays, from 10 a.m. to noon, ongoing

A weekly drop-in knit and crochet gathering:  knitters and crocheters of all levels are welcome to attend this FREE group!   Get tips and support if you are a beginner.  Work on your own project or on a joint blanket project.

Donations of yarn, wool, knitting needles or crochet needles gratefully accepted.

All ages welcome (kids must be supervised by an adult.)

Japanese Conversation
Sep 24 @ 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

konnichiwa

Every Monday from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.  

 

Japanese conversation group – all levels welcome!

With facilitator Aki

 

Sep
25
Tue
Knitting a Community
Sep 25 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

knittingTuesdays, from 10 a.m. to noon, ongoing

A weekly drop-in knit and crochet gathering:  knitters and crocheters of all levels are welcome to attend this FREE group!   Get tips and support if you are a beginner.  Work on your own project or on a joint blanket project.

Please call Heather at the Library (604-886-2130) to sign up for this free, ongoing group.  Or call  Lynne Dyment (604-886-2965) for more info on donating 6 or 9 inch knitted or crocheted squares for the blanket project.

Donations of yarn, wool, knitting needles or crochet needles gratefully accepted.

Writers’ Group with Vicki Warner
Sep 25 @ 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Writers' Group BlueWriters’ group with Vicki Warner:  Alternate Tuesdays from 1:00 – 3:30.

Pre-registration required.

Please call Vicki at 778-458-2580 to register.

Sep
26
Wed
Lego Robotics 101
Sep 26 @ 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

FIRST LEGO League logo

 

This 3-day introduction to LEGO robotics will be a fun way to learn about coding on LEGO Mindstorms.
It is also a pre-requisite for joining the library’s FIRST LEGO League Team in the winter (Dec. to March).
For tech enthusiasts in grades 4-8.

Spaces are limited.

There are 3 Lego Robotics sessions to choose from:

September 12, 19, 26.

October 10, 17, 24

November 7, 14, 21

Call 604-886-2130 to reserve a spot in either the Sept, Oct, or Nov. sessions.

MUSE: Open Mic at the Library
Sep 26 @ 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Microphone for NNELS program

 

This month’s host: Stephen SellStephen Sell

This month’s theme: “Aging Gracefully”.

Share five minutes of your prose, poems or song on this timeless subject.

Sep
27
Thu
InspireHealth 1-Day Supportive Cancer Care Workshop
Sep 27 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

 

 

InspireHealth

InspireHealth, a supportive cancer care organization approved by the BC Ministry of Health, is offering a FREE 1-day Supportive Cancer Care Workshop at the Gibsons & District Public Library.

Educational and interactive sessions are led by an InspireHealth physician and nutritionist. Participants supply their own lunch, but tea and light refreshments are provided.

The workshop is open to adults with a current or past cancer diagnosis. Family members and support people are also welcome. To register, please call InspireHealth: 604.734.7125.

Conversational French
Sep 27 @ 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

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Parlez-vous Francais? Come practice your French on alternate Thursdays from 4:00 to 5:30.

Sep
28
Fri
Lessons from the Tanzania Grandmother Gathering
Sep 28 @ 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM

 

Tanzania

Elizabeth Sebesta, of Victoria Grandmothers for Africa, shares what she’s learned about the needs and challenges of Tanzanian grandmothers, now the primary caregivers of millions of children orphaned by AIDS.

To register for this free event, call the library at 604.886.2130.

 

Sep
29
Sat
Lego Builders Club
Sep 29 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

 

Saturdays; Sept. 29, Oct. 27, Nov. 24 and Dec. 29

10:30 – 12:00 pm

Stretch your imagination by building something unexpected, out of Lego.
All ages welcome. Children under 6 should be accompanied by an adult.
Creations will be displayed in library all month.

This monthly builders club will continue on the last Saturday of each month, between Sept. and Dec.

Lego Builders Club