Cambium Blue – Life in a Small BC Resource Town

First Credit Union Community Room

Author Maureen Brownlee presents her new powerful novel about the heart of a small BC lumber town that is struggling with an uncertain future after its only sawmill is shuttered. Saturday June 11, 2pm at the Library - For information mmerlino@prpl.ca

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Tech Tips

Rotary MakerSpace

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

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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.

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Far-Out Storytime with Family Place

Preschool Storytime takes its usual lively fare of finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales to outdoor locations in the qathet regional district with Family Place. To find out where we’ll be and for registration details, please contact Family Place at: familyplace@liftcommunityservices.org

Library Board Meeting

City Hall 6910 Duncan Street, Powell River, BC

The June 2022 Board Meeting has been updated. This meeting will begin at 3:30pm on Wednesday June 15th at City Hall. Members of the public may request access to the meetings by emailing Chief Librarian, Rebecca Burbank, rburbank@prpl.ca.

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Codespace

Rotary MakerSpace

Create games, animations, and problem solve together in this fun group for youth ages 10 +. Join a tech wizard (Kieran Fogarty or Ionatan Waisgluss) ON ZOOM for CODESPACE and stay tuned for details about when we'll be moving back in library! For more information contact Mel Edgar at edgar@prpl.ca or at 604-485-4796.

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Paws to De-stress (For Teens!)

School got you dog-tired? Teens come take a “paws” in PRPL’s teen room and de-stress with a certified therapy dog- her name is Freda! Check our calendar for details about when Freda will be in the library, special Thursdays between 4:00-4:45 pm.  For more information contact Teen Services Coordinator, Mel Edgar, edgar@prpl.ca.

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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

Interact, create and engage in this fun and informal writing group!  Talk writing, genre, learn new techniques, and develop your craft. Ages 10+  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 Young Writers on PRPL’s Youtube!

qathet Cooks Together

First Credit Union Community Room

Local author Elena Martin will present her new educational cookbook qathet Cooks Together that provides information about how our daily food choices can impact our climate – Saturday June 18, 2pm at the Library – To Register mmerlino@prpl.ca