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We’ve gone virtual!

Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, our in-library programs have been cancelled for the remainder of 2020. Currently we are offering a selection of virtual programs that you can enjoy from home on various digital platforms.


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2020
October
1
Thursday
  • Understanding and Managing Common Symptoms

    Online Programs  
    7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    An interactive presentation where we will be learning about understanding the origins of our symptoms and what are some ways we can readily address them. Session is hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
 
  • Virtual Born to Read

    Online Programs  
    September 1, 2020 to November 30, 2020
    Thursdays
    Join us for interactive videos with stories, songs, rhymes and early literacy activities that you can enjoy at home! For ages 0-18 months with a parent or caregiver.
 

Ongoing Programs

 

  • Toastmasters for Teens Online

    Online Programs  
    October 19, 2020 to December 7, 2020
    Mondays, 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
    Have you ever felt nervous about public speaking? Join Toastmasters for Teens and conquer those fears! Develop communication and leadership skills with the guidance of a facilitator. Live on Zoom.
 
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  • Virtual Family Storytime

    Online Programs  
    September 1, 2020 to November 30, 2020
    Saturdays
    Spend time together enjoying great stories, songs and rhymes. There's a new video once a week. Fun for the whole family!
 
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  • Virtual Fun With French

    Online Programs  
    September 23, 2020 to October 28, 2020
    Wednesdays, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Practice French with stories and fun activities! Participants will complete different virtual activities and games together, and will practice their French reading skills with student volunteers from the community. For ages 7 to 12.

    Pratique ton français avec des histoires et des activités amusantes ! Les enfants vont compléter des activités et des jeux virtuels ensemble et ils vont lire avec des bénévoles de la communauté. Pour les enfants âgés de 7 à 12 ans.

    Sessions are hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.

 
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  • Virtual Mandarin Storytime 中文故事会

    Online Programs  
    September 7, 2020 to November 30, 2020
    Mondays
    欢迎小朋友们和家人每周一收看中英双语故事会!Join us on Instagram and Youtube for fun songs and joyful rhymes in Mandarin and English! Suitable for the whole family. Storytime videos are in Mandarin and English, no previous knowledge of Mandarin required.
 
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  • Virtual Toddling to Read

    Online Programs  
    September 1, 2020 to November 30, 2020
    Tuesdays
    This program features stories, songs, action rhymes and early literacy activities that you can enjoy at home! New videos are released each week.
 
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Programs Coming Up

2020
Oct
4
Sun
  • Intro to Bookbinding

    Online Programs  
    1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
    Fascinated by the art of bookbinding? Learn to bind your own books! Workshop takes place over 2 sessions. No experience necessary. Sessions will be hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
 
2020
Oct
5
Mon
  • Virtual Teen Book Club

    Online Programs  
    7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Join us once a month for a virtual book club where you and other teens can discuss the book of the month. Sessions are live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
 
2020
Oct
6
Tue
  • Virtual ESL Café

    Online Programs  
    1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
    Newcomers and ESL learners can practice their English live in an informal environment with adult volunteers. Sessions are hosted live on Zoom. For further information contact us through Email Librarian or our Live Chat services.
 
2020
Oct
7
Wed
  • Virtual Tech Training

    Online Programs  
    10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    Learn how to use a variety of electronic resources. Sessions are hosted live on Zoom. Please register on Eventbrite.
 
2020
Oct
8
Thu
  • Service Canada Programs and Services

    Online Programs  
    2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    Join us for an overview of EI, CERB, Youth and Newcomer information. We will talk about changes to EI benefits, the end of CERB and the new eServices virtual portal, one time payments of OAS/CPP and general programs and services related to employment. Session is hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
  • Virtual Adult Book Club

    Online Programs  
    7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Join us for a live discussion on our favourite books. Sessions are hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
 
 

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