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Icon of the event After School Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

After school drop-in every MONDAY for all kinds of FUN! Includes video games, board games and other activities. For children aged 6-12. For the last Monday of the each month, we will feature a special After School Club Progra...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 18
Mon Sep 25
Mon Oct 16
Mon Oct 23
Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Button Making
Thu Jun 29, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Discover how to make and design your own buttons....

Icon of the event Bookmaking
Tue Jul 18, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Jane Austen did it. So did Emily Dickinson and Charlotte Bronte and countless others. They made their own books. Bookmaking by amateurs is enjoying a revival as a means of artistic expression and for the satisfaction of makin...

Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Day of the Dead Pots
Thu Oct 19, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to decorate clay pots with Skulls for the Day of the Dead. Free. All supplies provided. For ages 11-18. Auditorium....

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Wed Jul 05, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Come help us create a Canada-themed mural!...

Icon of the event Creative Yarn Works
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Do you knit or crochet? Come out and enjoy knitting and crocheting in the library, every Thursday from 6-8 pm. Beginners are welcome. We will help you learn. Bring you own needles and wool....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 29
Thu Jul 06
Thu Jul 13
Thu Jul 20
Thu Jul 27
Icon of the event Canadian BINGO
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us in a classic game that everybody loves and get a chance to win some prizes!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 26
Wed Aug 02
Wed Aug 09
Wed Aug 23
Icon of the event Learn to Camp with Parks Canada
Sat Jul 22, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Learn about Canada's national parks, tips on planning a camping trip, and related skills like setting up a tent and cooking in the outdoors....

Icon of the event Composting 101
Sat Jul 15, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Why compost? Learn about three common reasons you should compost and about the connection between carbon dioxide in the atmosphere and soil organic matter. Learn about the how-to's such as the roles of feed stock, moisture, a...

Icon of the event A Century of Ontario Photographs
Wed Aug 16, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This presentation examines some of the highlights of the Archives of Ontario's extensive photograph collections, and explains how these records are managed and preserved. It showcases photographs produced by Ontario governmen...