Programs & Events for Adults

New! Live Poets Society

Date: 3rd Thursday of the month, 7:30-9pm
Registration: Not Required

Join the Live Poets Society! Share, be inspired, discuss your work or just listen with fellow poets.
All welcome!

Horticulture Classes

Date: Mondays, 7-9pm
Registration: Not active at this time

Offered by Claude Smith, 20 years experience as Landscaper and head of Horticulture Program at Kemptville College.
For more information and registration contact Claude at claude431@cogeco.ca

Feb 27th  Basics of Landscape Design

Mar 6th  Pruning Shrubs & Trees

Mar 13th Introducing Herbs and Vegetables into your Landscape

Science and Technology Group

Date: 1st Thursday of the month, 7-9pm
Registration: Not Required

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.

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Our technology training program has finished for the current time.  The program will return in the fall.   Thank you for all your positive feedback!

Stay tuned!

 

Library Book Club

Date: 3rd Wednesday of the month, 7 pm-8:30 pm
Registration: Not Required
Join others for lively, interesting and fun book discussions!
Copies are available at the Information Desk.  All welcome.

Coming this season…
January: Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan
February: Left neglected by Lisa Genova
March: The birth of Venus by Sarah Durant
April: A recipe for bees  by Gail Anderson-Dargatz
May: Shakespeare saved my life by Laura Bates
June: Russlander by Sandra Birdsell
July: Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri

 

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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. Some topics discussed this past year included doll-making, fire safety and local history.
Visit the Event Calendar for more program details.

Kemptville Area Modelers Club

Date: 4th Wednesday of the month, from 7 pm-9 pm | Ongoing
Pre-Registration: Not required

All types of models welcome!  Bring something you are working on or just come to share tips and idea.
For more information contact catabgar@hotmail.com.

Afternoon Quilters

Date: 3rd Monday of the month, from 1pm-3pm | Temporarily Inactive
Registration: Not required

If you are interested in afternoon quilting, please contact the library.

Knit ‘n Natter and Afternoon Knitters

Date: Every Tuesday from 7-8.30 pm and Wednesday from 1-3 pm | Ongoing
Registration: Not Required

Beginners or experienced knitters can share ideas and patterns. Everyone welcome!