Adult

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, August 22nd at 6:00 p.m.

Us Against You by Fredrik Backman

Friday, August 30th at 1:30 p.m.

Senior Book Club: The Unlikely Adventures of  the Shergill Sisters by Balli Kaur Jaswal

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

Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

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

Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

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

Senior Book Club: Hotel at the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford

Thursday, October 17th at 6:00 p.m.

No Time for Goodbye by Linwood Barclay

Thursday, October 24th at 6:00 p.m.

The Nanny by Gilly Macmillan

Friday, October 25th at 1:30 p.m.

Senior Book Club: The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox

 

Genre Book Club (Scary Stories)

On Friday, September 13th at 2:00 p.m., we’ll meet  to discuss our favourite scary stories (horror, mystery, or related genres).  Rather than read the same book, we’ll be sharing our most loved recommendations.

Registration is required.  905-227-2581

 

Free Seminars


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

Funeral Pre-Planning

Planning ahead is always a good strategy. Learn the benefits of pre-planning your funeral in a group setting. Discuss the costs, laws and regulations as set out by the BAO (Bereavement Authority of Ontario) and the differences between traditional funeral services and the modern memorial and celebration of life. Information from OntarioWorks will also be provided. Come armed with questions and leave empowered with knowledge.

 

Tuesday, October 8th at 6:00 p.m.

Downsizing Your Home

Join Julie Stobbe, Trained Professional Organizer & Coach with Mind over Clutter  to learn the basics of reorganizing your space to suit your life/needs.  This session will focus on downsizing your home, whether in anticipation of a move or retirement—or to simplify your daily life.

Sessions require advance registration.

905-227-2581

 

Author Event


Darcy Patrick, author of Why I Run and My Guided Meditation will be telling his story of how he overcame depression. He will also be answering questions at the end of the session.

Tuesday, October 15th at 6:00 p.m.

This is a free event.

Registration is required—905-227-2581

 

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.

 

Genealogy Workshops


The third Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m.

Ontario Ancestors President Steve Fulton will discuss important steps and expert tips in discovering your family tree.  Whether you are just beginning your search or want further expertise, all are welcome.  Bring your questions as there will be time for open discussion.

Registration is required—905-227-2581

 

Adult Crafts


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

Registration is required. 905-227-2581

Thursday, September 5th at 6:00 p.m.

Clay Pot Scarecrows

Thursday, October 3rd at 6:00 p.m.

Embroidery Hoop Spider Web Wreaths

$10 fee (all supplies provided)

Registration is required—905-227-2581

Adult Craftapalooza

Saturday, September 21st at 2:00 p.m.

Various ‘overstock’ materials from past Adult Craft Night projects will be available along with other supplies you might need to create your masterpieces.  No project/guidance      provided—the direction is up to you.

$5 fee

Registration is required.  905-227-2581

 

 

Halloween Doormat DIY                   

Thursday, October 10th at 6:00 p.m.

Craft your own spookily seasonal greeting with a painted coir mat.  Various Halloween        stencils will be available .

$15 fee (all supplies provided)

Registration is required.  905-227-2581

 

Movie Matinees


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

Friday, September 6th at 2:00 p.m.

Poms

Friday, September 20th at 2:00 p.m.

The Tomorrow Man

Friday, October 4th at 2:00 p.m.

Yesterday

Friday, October 18th at 2:00 p.m.

Red Joan

 

Computer Lessons


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

 

Friends of the Library Silent Auction


The Friends of the Library Silent Auction continues this spring/summer.  All Friends of the Library proceeds go directly toward library programs and services.  New auction items will be located in the parking lot display window.  Stay tuned to our website and social media pages for the latest auction updates and announcements.