Events Calendar

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Oct 14 all-day
We are closed for the statutory holiday. Happy Thanksgiving!
Oct 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Interested in sewing, mending, needle felting, embroidery and other related crafts? Join this casual weekly meet-up open to all skill levels and all ages. Bring your project, supplies, questions and creations. Tuesdays from 6:30-8:30 pm.
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Library
Join Joanne or Mark to answer your computer and technology related questions, from introduction to computers to more advanced tech questions. Please book your session.
Oct 16 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Rotary Maker Space
This drop-in after school program on Wednesdays will entertain and engage with a new theme every five weeks. Bloxels: September 11 – October 9. Explore video games as a creator! Learn to make characters, bad
Oct 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Friends of the Library Reading Lounge
Come to the library and meet like-minded people who enjoy learning and sharing their knitting craft. This is a casual weekly meet-up on Wednesdays where everyone is welcome, from beginner to expert. Bring your knitting
Oct 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am PRPL
Sonia Zagwyn will offer a lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales. Toddlers and preschoolers, parents and grandparents, come discover the energy of words and pictures.
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Our Powell River Friends of the Library are hosting a big book sale on Friday Oct. 18th and Saturday Oct. 19th (10am – 2pm) with a special theme of “Do-it-Yourself” books! Find some gems and
Oct 18 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm First Credit Union Community Room
Kids 8-12 are invited to drop in, turn off, and tune out at this unplugged, multiple-choice after school group where you get to choose how you want to unwind and connect. Every session will offer
Oct 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Powell River Public Library
Discuss writing, learn new techniques and develop your craft. Writers meet Fridays from 4-5 pm in Meeting Room A. Ages 13-18 welcome. Drop-in. For more information, contact Megan at cole@prpl.ca or 604-485-4796  
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Our Powell River Friends of the Library are hosting a big book sale on Friday Oct. 18th and Saturday Oct. 19th (10am – 2pm) with a special theme of “Do-it-Yourself” books! Find some gems and
Oct 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am PRPL
Sonia Zagwyn will offer a lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales. Toddlers and preschoolers, parents and grandparents, come discover the energy of words and pictures.
Oct 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join writer Megan Cole for this four-session series that will explore creative nonfiction. From memoir to literary journalism this series will include first drafts, structure, going deeper with your writing and more. Saturdays from October
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Meeting Room A
Join us every second Tuesday for open mic sharing, poetry exercises, crafting, and creative inspiration. All forms of poetry, story-telling, performance and literary reading are encouraged. Participate or simply listen during this community gathering. Everyone is
Oct 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Interested in sewing, mending, needle felting, embroidery and other related crafts? Join this casual weekly meet-up open to all skill levels and all ages. Bring your project, supplies, questions and creations. Tuesdays from 6:30-8:30 pm.
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Art Centre
Children’s author, Deborah Hodge, feels lucky to live so close to nature on the Pacific west coast and many of her books for young readers reflect this. Her recent title West Coast Wild: A Nature
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Powell River Public Library
Bestselling BC Author Chris Czajkowski and Fred Reid present the dramatic first person accounts of facing the 2017 wildfire in their remote BC homesteads.
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Library
Join Joanne or Mark to answer your computer and technology related questions, from introduction to computers to more advanced tech questions. Please book your session.
Oct 23 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Rotary Maker Space
This drop-in after school program on Wednesdays will entertain and engage with a new theme every five weeks. Bloxels: September 11 – October 9. Explore video games as a creator! Learn to make characters, bad
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Friends of the Library Reading Lounge
Come to the library and meet like-minded people who enjoy learning and sharing their knitting craft. This is a casual weekly meet-up on Wednesdays where everyone is welcome, from beginner to expert. Bring your knitting
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am PRPL
Sonia Zagwyn will offer a lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales. Toddlers and preschoolers, parents and grandparents, come discover the energy of words and pictures.
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm First Credit Union Community Room
Craft a paper bag monster mask and groove to some monster tunes at this Pro-D Day event.
Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Friday Afternoon Book Club meets at the Library on the last Friday of the month at 1pm. There is a maximum of 15 participants, and space is available. Contact the library or email Joanne Tobie at jtobie@prpl.ca
Oct 25 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm First Credit Union Community Room
Kids 8-12 are invited to drop in, turn off, and tune out at this unplugged, multiple-choice after school group where you get to choose how you want to unwind and connect. Every session will offer
Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Powell River Public Library
Discuss writing, learn new techniques and develop your craft. Writers meet Fridays from 4-5 pm in Meeting Room A. Ages 13-18 welcome. Drop-in. For more information, contact Megan at cole@prpl.ca or 604-485-4796  
Oct 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Anne Woznow Children's Reading Room
Preschool storytime opens the story seat up to YOU on the last Saturday of the month. Bring a favourite preschool-friendly picture book, song, or rhyme and share it with the kids. Email szagwyn@prpl.ca to book
Oct 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am PRPL
Sonia Zagwyn will offer a lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales. Toddlers and preschoolers, parents and grandparents, come discover the energy of words and pictures.
Oct 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join writer Megan Cole for this four-session series that will explore creative nonfiction. From memoir to literary journalism this series will include first drafts, structure, going deeper with your writing and more. Saturdays from October
Oct 28 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Powell River Public Library
The Friends of the Library hold a Book Drive on the fourth Monday of every month from 3-5 pm at the Library to collect book donations from the community. These books are sold to raise
Oct 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Interested in sewing, mending, needle felting, embroidery and other related crafts? Join this casual weekly meet-up open to all skill levels and all ages. Bring your project, supplies, questions and creations. Tuesdays from 6:30-8:30 pm.
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Library
Join Joanne or Mark to answer your computer and technology related questions, from introduction to computers to more advanced tech questions. Please book your session.