Events Calendar

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Jan 29 @ 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.
Jan 29 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Rotary Maker Space
This drop-in after school program on Wednesdays in the Rotary Maker Space will entertain and engage with a new theme every five weeks. Green Screen: January 8 – February 5. Have fun with media creation
Jan 29 @ 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
Jan 30 @ 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.
Jan 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm First Credit Union Community Room
Parents and preschoolers ages 3-4 are invited to explore the library and bring home some early literacy tools in this fun and informative event with Speech-Language Pathologist Alyssa Dixon and Children’s Services Coordinator Sonia Zagwyn.
Jan 31 @ 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
Jan 31 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Rotary Maker Space
Kids 8-12 are invited to drop in, turn off, and tune in at this unplugged, multiple-choice after school group where you get to choose how you want to unwind and connect. Every session will offer
Jan 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Powell River Public Library
Local historian Karen Southern and series editor Ann Nelson will share stories about the production and present the final volume in this visual history series on the vanishing buildings of Townsite. For more information call
Jan 31 @ 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  
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:45 pm
Join writer Megan Cole for this one-day intensive workshop that will explore creative nonfiction. From memoir to literary journalism this session will include first drafts, structure, going deeper with your writing and more. Saturday, February
Feb 1 @ 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.
Feb 1 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Gillies Bay Seniors Centre
A professional workshop on identity theft and fraud protection available for free of charge. To Register call 604-485-4796 Ext. 206.  
Feb 5 @ 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.
Feb 5 @ 10:15 am – 12:15 pm
Free! No writing or computer experience necessary, just a passion for sharing your story and a willingness to learn. Wednesdays starting February 5 – March 25. Please register as space is limited for this 8
Feb 5 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Rotary Maker Space
This drop-in after school program on Wednesdays in the Rotary Maker Space will entertain and engage with a new theme every five weeks. Green Screen: January 8 – February 5. Have fun with media creation
Feb 5 @ 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
Feb 6 @ 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.
Feb 6 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm First Credit Union Community Room
Young readers come share a story with the Library’s four- legged friends. These St. John Ambulance child-certified therapy dogs have ears of the floppy, pointy, velvety variety and they are GOOD listeners. Cuddles and tail wags abound.   Jerry
Feb 7 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Rotary Maker Space
Kids 8-12 are invited to drop in, turn off, and tune in at this unplugged, multiple-choice after school group where you get to choose how you want to unwind and connect. Every session will offer
Feb 7 @ 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  
Feb 8 @ 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.
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Powell River Public Library
Local writer E.C. Hadley presents her vivid but turbulent story, which is a testament to preserving your integrity while surviving tragedy, violence and disease. For more information call 604-485-4796 Ext. 206.
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Meeting Room A, Public Library
    Library Board Meetings are located in Meeting Room A at the Library at 3:00 pm on the second Monday of the month unless there is a holiday.
Feb 11 @ 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
Feb 12 @ 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.
Feb 12 @ 10:15 am – 12:15 pm
Free! No writing or computer experience necessary, just a passion for sharing your story and a willingness to learn. Wednesdays starting February 5 – March 25. Please register as space is limited for this 8
Feb 12 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Rotary Maker Space
This drop-in after school program on Wednesdays in the Rotary Maker Space will entertain and engage with a new theme every five weeks. Green Screen: January 8 – February 5. Have fun with media creation
Feb 12 @ 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
Feb 13 @ 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.
Feb 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm First Credit Union Community Room
Learn how RESPs work and how to decide what kind is best for your family in this informative session led by First Credit Union Employees. Childcare provided on-location at the library by Family Place. Registration