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Write On

Virtual

Get creative and share writing in a fun and informal group. Explore nonfiction, fiction or poetry. Writers will receive a writing prompt and will write for 20 minutes followed by discussion and time to share writing. A virtual event – weblink will be provided when you register. To register complete our ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM or contact […]

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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 […]

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WIR 2022 – Drop-in & Consultation Hours

Rotary MakerSpace

Book a one-on-one manuscript consultation with PRPL's Writer in Residence. Do you have a piece of writing that you want to take to the next level? Don't miss this opportunity to share a sample of your work-in-progress and receive some expert writing support from award-winning author Gabrielle Prendergast. Visit Gabrielle in-person in the Rotary Makerspace […]

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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Tech Tips

Drop-in to the MakerSpace with your questions and devices for Tech Tips Tuesdays, hosted by LIFT Literacy Services.

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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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WIR 2022 – Drop-in & Consultation Hours

Rotary MakerSpace

Book a one-on-one manuscript consultation with PRPL's Writer in Residence. Do you have a piece of writing that you want to take to the next level? Don't miss this opportunity to share a sample of your work-in-progress and receive some expert writing support from award-winning author Gabrielle Prendergast. Visit Gabrielle in-person in the Rotary Makerspace […]

Writing into the Sacred

First Credit Union Community Room

Join writer Lana Cullis to learn how you can explore personal sacred stories about faith, religion, doubt, taboo, and wonder. No writing experience is necessary and everyone is welcome. For information contact Mark at mmerlino@prpl.ca

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Preschool Storytime

Anne Woznow Children's Reading Room

Sonia Zagwyn offers a lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales Wednesday mornings, 10:30-11am in the Anne Woznow Children's Reading Room. Toddlers and preschoolers and family members come discover the energy of words and pictures. This is a drop-in program and no pre-registration is required.