Events Calendar

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Jan 7 @ 6:30 pm – Jan 28 @ 7:30 pm via Zoom
Using Zoom along with handouts, conversation, digital resources and writing exercises, writer Megan Cole will introduce writers to the world of creative nonfiction. Participants will learn about the various forms of the genre, structure, voice
Jan 14 @ 6:30 pm – Feb 4 @ 7:30 pm via Zoom
Using Zoom along with handouts, conversation, digital resources and writing exercises, writer Megan Cole will introduce writers to the world of creative nonfiction. Participants will learn about the various forms of the genre, structure, voice
Jan 21 @ 6:30 pm – Feb 11 @ 7:30 pm via Zoom
Using Zoom along with handouts, conversation, digital resources and writing exercises, writer Megan Cole will introduce writers to the world of creative nonfiction. Participants will learn about the various forms of the genre, structure, voice
Jan 29 all-day
Preschool Storytime continues with its usual lively fare of finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales…brought to you pre-recorded from the home of Children’s Services Coordinator, Sonia Zagwyn. Visit PRPL on YouTube
Jan 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Be creative and share writing with others in this weekly, informal and fun online writing group. This group is for nonfiction, fiction or poetry. Writers will receive a prompt and will write for 20 minutes
Jan 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Zoom
Mystery writer Ian Hamilton will read from his riveting new novel Fortune and will discuss his award winning crime fiction series via Zoom. To Register mmerlino@prpl.ca
Feb 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm on Zoom
Kids 8-12 join artist/illustrator Sarah Clement on Zoom to make colourful collages using hand-painted papers you’ve created! With the help of templates, everyone can make their own unique and colourful piece of artwork. The templates
Feb 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm on Zoom
Kids 8-12 join artist/illustrator Sarah Clement on Zoom to make colourful collages using hand-painted papers you’ve created! With the help of templates, everyone can make their own unique and colourful piece of artwork. The templates
Feb 5 all-day
Preschool Storytime continues with its usual lively fare of finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales…brought to you pre-recorded from the home of Children’s Services Coordinator, Sonia Zagwyn. Visit PRPL on YouTube
Feb 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Be creative and share writing with others in this weekly, informal and fun online writing group. This group is for nonfiction, fiction or poetry. Writers will receive a prompt and will write for 20 minutes
Feb 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Remote Meeting
    Library Board Meetings are held remotely at 3:00 pm on the second Monday of the month unless there is a holiday. Members of the public may request access to the meetings by emailing
Feb 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Zoom
Powell River Public Library – Tuesday Late Afternoon Book Club (LABC)* Second Tuesday of every month, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM, virtual Zoom Meeting   2020-2021   Date   Book Title (Year/s Published)   Author
Feb 12 all-day
Preschool Storytime continues with its usual lively fare of finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales…brought to you pre-recorded from the home of Children’s Services Coordinator, Sonia Zagwyn. Visit PRPL on YouTube
Feb 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Be creative and share writing with others in this weekly, informal and fun online writing group. This group is for nonfiction, fiction or poetry. Writers will receive a prompt and will write for 20 minutes
Feb 19 all-day
Preschool Storytime continues with its usual lively fare of finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales…brought to you pre-recorded from the home of Children’s Services Coordinator, Sonia Zagwyn. Visit PRPL on YouTube
Feb 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Be creative and share writing with others in this weekly, informal and fun online writing group. This group is for nonfiction, fiction or poetry. Writers will receive a prompt and will write for 20 minutes
Feb 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Zoom
This skilled Sunshine coast based storyteller will discuss her rich and insightful memoir exploring her journey to understand the complexities of her adult brother’s symptoms of Autism Spectrum Disorder via Zoom. To Register mmerlino@prpl.ca
Feb 26 all-day
Preschool Storytime continues with its usual lively fare of finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales…brought to you pre-recorded from the home of Children’s Services Coordinator, Sonia Zagwyn. Visit PRPL on YouTube
Feb 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Be creative and share writing with others in this weekly, informal and fun online writing group. This group is for nonfiction, fiction or poetry. Writers will receive a prompt and will write for 20 minutes
Feb 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Zoom
Financial advisor and educator Wayne Armitstead presents his new thought provoking historical study of the recent global financial crisis. Saturday February 27, 2pm via Zoom. To Register mmerlino@prpl.ca
Mar 5 all-day
Preschool Storytime continues with its usual lively fare of finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales…brought to you pre-recorded from the home of Children’s Services Coordinator, Sonia Zagwyn. Visit PRPL on YouTube
Mar 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Be creative and share writing with others in this weekly, informal and fun online writing group. This group is for nonfiction, fiction or poetry. Writers will receive a prompt and will write for 20 minutes
Mar 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Remote Meeting
    Library Board Meetings are held remotely at 3:00 pm on the second Monday of the month unless there is a holiday. Members of the public may request access to the meetings by emailing
Mar 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Zoom
Powell River Public Library – Tuesday Late Afternoon Book Club (LABC)* Second Tuesday of every month, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM, virtual Zoom Meeting   2020-2021   Date   Book Title (Year/s Published)   Author
Mar 12 all-day
Preschool Storytime continues with its usual lively fare of finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales…brought to you pre-recorded from the home of Children’s Services Coordinator, Sonia Zagwyn. Visit PRPL on YouTube
Mar 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Be creative and share writing with others in this weekly, informal and fun online writing group. This group is for nonfiction, fiction or poetry. Writers will receive a prompt and will write for 20 minutes
Mar 19 all-day
Preschool Storytime continues with its usual lively fare of finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales…brought to you pre-recorded from the home of Children’s Services Coordinator, Sonia Zagwyn. Visit PRPL on YouTube
Mar 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Be creative and share writing with others in this weekly, informal and fun online writing group. This group is for nonfiction, fiction or poetry. Writers will receive a prompt and will write for 20 minutes
Mar 26 all-day
Preschool Storytime continues with its usual lively fare of finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales…brought to you pre-recorded from the home of Children’s Services Coordinator, Sonia Zagwyn. Visit PRPL on YouTube
Mar 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Be creative and share writing with others in this weekly, informal and fun online writing group. This group is for nonfiction, fiction or poetry. Writers will receive a prompt and will write for 20 minutes