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Drawn Together

Meeting Room A

Kids 8-12 come hang out after school on Thursdays for 45 minutes of drawing together. Sessions will be interactive with prompts and exercises and plenty of space to share your ideas and creations. All drawing tools and supplies provided. For more information contact Children’s Services Coordinator, Sonia Zagwyn.

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Poetry Circle

First Credit Union Community Room

A shared creative space for poetry with Amira Abouelalla. A place for listening, connecting, and being inspired. Drop in every two weeks, beginning September 15th, 4:30 - 6:00 pm. For more information contact Mel Edgar at edgar@prpl.ca. About Amira Abouelalla Amira is from Toronto, Ontario where she was born and raised until the age of […]

WIR 2022 – Poetry Circle with Gabrielle Prendergast

First Credit Union Community Room

PRPL's Writer in Residence joins Amira Abouelalla in this shared creative space for poetry to talk about writing in verse. Poetry Circle is a place for listening, connecting, and being inspired. Drop in every two weeks, 4:30 - 6:00 pm. For more information contact Mel Edgar at edgar@prpl.ca. About Amira Abouelalla Amira is from Toronto, […]

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Young Writers Group

Meeting Room A

Back in the Library! Interact, create and engage in this fun and informal writing group!  Talk writing, genre, learn new techniques, and develop your craft. Ages 11-18 welcome. Young Writers Group meets every Friday from 4-5 pm in Meeting Room A. Drop in up to 9 youth. Get inspired — check out writing prompts from […]

WIR 2022 – Workshop: Why YA?

First Credit Union Community Room

PRPL's 2022 Writer in Residence presents: Why YA? What Young Adult Is, Isn't, and Why You Should Write It (or not) Award-winning YA author Gabrielle Prendergast invites writers and readers to learn about Young Adult (YA) Fiction by exploring many of the common misconceptions surrounding this popular (and lucrative) part of the book industry. Gabrielle's […]

Free
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TinkerTrunk

Rotary MakerSpace

Kids 8-12 choose-your-own-tech-adventure from the Makerspace Cabinet of Gadgetry in these self-led, adult-supported sessions.

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Codespace

Rotary MakerSpace

Ages 10 + are invited to join technology and information expert Ionatan Waisgluss to learn about coding in this tech-focused afterschool program. Participants are welcome to drop into Codespace in person in the library makerspace or virtually. Please contact edgar@prpl.ca for more information or to receive the link to join Codepace online.     Please […]

Free
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Drawn Together

Meeting Room A

Kids 8-12 come hang out after school on Thursdays for 45 minutes of drawing together. Sessions will be interactive with prompts and exercises and plenty of space to share your ideas and creations. All drawing tools and supplies provided. For more information contact Children’s Services Coordinator, Sonia Zagwyn.

Recurring

Young Writers Group

Meeting Room A

Back in the Library! Interact, create and engage in this fun and informal writing group!  Talk writing, genre, learn new techniques, and develop your craft. Ages 11-18 welcome. Young Writers Group meets every Friday from 4-5 pm in Meeting Room A. Drop in up to 9 youth. Get inspired — check out writing prompts from […]

Recurring

TinkerTrunk

Rotary MakerSpace

Kids 8-12 choose-your-own-tech-adventure from the Makerspace Cabinet of Gadgetry in these self-led, adult-supported sessions.