Adult

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Book Clubs


The library offers several book clubs for you to choose from. Contact us for more information or to reserve your copy.  905-227-2581

Thursday, March 19th at 6:00 p.m.

Starlight by Richard Wagamese

Thursday, March 26th at 6:00 p.m.

Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows by Kaur Jaswal

Friday, March 27th at 1:30 p.m.

Senior Book Club: Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

Tuesday, April 14th at 6:00 p.m.

Alone Against the North by Adam Shoalts

Thursday, April 16th at 6:00 p.m.

Breakfast of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut

Thursday, April 23rd at 6:00 p.m.

Miracle Creek by Angie Kim

Friday, April 24th at 1:30 p.m.

Senior Book Club: Ayesha at Last by Uzma Jalaluddin

Tuesday, May 5th at 6:00 p.m.

The Library Book by Susan Orlean

NEW! Open Book Club

Participants will discuss their recent reads (good or bad) and/or recommend titles to the group.  Note: this group will not be reading one collective title, so come prepared with one or two books to talk about.

Tuesday, March 31st at 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 28th at 6:00 p.m.

Registration is required: 905-227-2581.

Free Seminar Events


Tuesday, April 7th at 6:00 p.m.

Spring Clearing

Join professional organizer Julie Stobbe (Mind Over Clutter) for a spring clearing workshop (note the “R”), that will focus on clearing out and not  just cleaning up.  Get your home organized and make room for a brand new season.

Friday, April 24th at 2:00 p.m.

Downsizing for Seniors

Brandie and Lily from ONESource Moving Solutions will discuss more tips and steps to decide if it’s the right  time to downsize (and what to do with all that stuff).

Events listed here are free, but registration is required: 905-227-2581.

Gardening Events


Indoor Sprouts

Participants will receive the materials and instruction to get started growing healthful indoor sprouts.

Children’s Class: Saturday, April 18th at 2:00 p.m.

Adult Class: Tuesday, April 21st at 6:00 p.m.

$2 fee (all supplies provided)

Registration is required: 905-227-2581.

*Look out for our Seed Library, returning this April.

Writers’ Forum


An informal monthly gathering for those who enjoy writing. Share ideas, network with others and get writing tips from guest authors. This group meets the first Monday of every month at 4:00 p.m.

Adult Crafts


Complete a DIY project at the Library. Fee: $10.00 (all supplies provided).

Registration is required. 905-227-2581

Tuesday, March 24th at 6:00 p.m.

Bonus Adult Craft Night: Easter Egg Wreaths

Thursday, April 2nd at 6:00 p.m.

DIY Decorative Lantern

$10 fee (all supplies provided)

Registration is required—905-227-2581

Needle Pointers


Work on your knitting, sewing, or crochet project with some company. Participants must bring their own supplies.

Thursday afternoons from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

No registered required.

Movie Matinees


Relax and enjoy a FREE movie at the library.  Coffee, Cookies & a Movie features new releases for adults.

Friday, March 13th at 2:00 p.m.

The Good Liar

Friday, April 3rd at 2:00 p.m.

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

Friday, April 17th at 2:00 p.m.

Little Women

Computer Lessons


Personalized half hour Computer Lessons are available by appointment. Contact the library to register. 905-227-2581