Programs for Adults

Most of our Adult Programming is temporarily closed at this time.  As directives change and space becomes more available we will look to re-start our amazing programs.  Until then, thank you for your patience and understanding.   Please see our Book Club and the North Grenville Writers Circle if you are looking for something to participate in virtually.  Watch our website and Facebook page for changes, online events, and activities for all ages.

Knit ‘n Natter

Date: Tuesday’s* from 2 pm – 4pm | Ongoing
Registration:  Absolutely no drop-ins, please.  To register contact Mary Cruse mcruse06@gmail.com and receive your attendance information.

Beginners to experienced knitters get together to share ideas, patterns and companionship!

*no session third Tuesday of the month

NGWC Workshops – Virtual!

Date: Mondays, Sept 7th to Nov 30th,  7pm-9pm
Registration: Not required

Description: The North Grenville Writers Circle free workshop series is on this fall and is virtual!

The NGWC welcomes writers who are just thinking about becoming an author, aspiring novelists, as well as traditional and self-published authors. A number of published authors, who write in a variety of genres, monitor the closed Facebook group.

If you are interested in joining the group in Facebook please visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/158937931438568/ .

To view the complete schedule visit https://northgrenvillewriterscircle.weebly.com/ngwc-workshop-schedule .

Join to learn, share, support and be inspired!

Library Book Club – Zoom

Date: 3rd Wednesday of the month, 7 pm-8:30 pm
Registration: Email lcarriveau@ngpl.ca for details on how you can join in!

Meet with Linda and fellow book enthusiasts live via Zoom, 2pm – 4pm.

September’s book will be Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf.
Book copies available at NGPL for curbside pick up, at the desk.

All welcome!

 

Science and Technology Group

Date: 1st Thursday of the month, 5pm -6:45pm
Registration: To RSVP, contact Steve Hammond at stevesteeve90@gmail.com
Limit 9 participants, no drop ins please.

The advancement of science and technology in the last 200 years has proceeded at a breathtaking pace, affecting everything in our lives.
This group is meant to provide an informal setting for people to come together & discuss science, its applications and its future.sci_1
Group members will decide the direction meetings take so bring your ideas!

  • What are magnetars and why are they so scary.
  • Who is Jocelyn Bell?
  • Some interesting news about A.I.
  • Vacuum energy and Casimir plates.

Currently Inactive

La Leche League
Breastfeeding Café

Date: 4th Thursday of the month
10am | Ongoing

Meet in a comfortable, relaxed environment  for mother-to-mother/parent-to-parent/peer support for pregnant women, new moms
and beyond.

 

Quilting Club- The Scrappy Bits

Date: 1st Tuesday of each month, 1-3pm
Registration: Not required

Bring your projects and join a group of fellow quilters for an afternoon of stitching, cutting and swap tips and ideas.
Beginner to expert, whatever your project there’s room to spread out and work!

 

Afternoon Book Club

Date: 4th Friday of the month, 2 pm- 4 pm
Registration: Not Required
Join others for lively, interesting and fun book discussions!
See our Event Calendar for each month’s title.
Copies are available at the Front Desk.  All welcome.

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The Youngsters of Yore meet every Thursday afternoon at the Library. This group is run by some of our Friends of the Library volunteers. Each week there is a guest speaker and refreshments are served.
Visit the Event Calendar for more program details.

Afternoon Knitters

Date: Every Wednesday from 1 pm – 3 pm | Ongoing
Registration: Not Required

An afternoon for knitters where you can share ideas and patterns. Everyone welcome!