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Programs for Adults & Seniors

ANNOUNCEMENT! We'd be closing on Friday 24th Feb. 2022 due to the snowstorm.

Alzheimer’s CareGiver group

Date: 1st Monday of the month from 1 pm – 3 pm | Ongoing
Registration: Not required.

Led by Cathrine Maskell of the Alzheimer Society Leeds, Lanark and Grenville. To learn more:

Knit ‘n Natter

Date: Tuesday’s* from 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm | Ongoing
Registration: Not required. For more information contact Mary Cruse

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

*Third Tuesday of the month will be from 12:30 to 1:45.

NG Art Challenge

Date: Saturdays 10:30 am- 11:30 am
Registration: Contact Jayne Couch at to learn more.

Open to NG residents ages 12 and up. Led by local artist Jayne Couch.
Each Saturday there will be a new drawing lesson and a new art challenge. You don’t need to have any art experience or supplies to join.  The focus will be on drawing with dry media: graphite, coloured pencils, pastel, pen and ink, etc.

NGPL Book Club

Date: 3rd Tuesday of the month, 2 pm- 4 pm | Ongoing
Registration: Email for details on how you can join in!

Meet with Linda and fellow book enthusiasts live @ NGPL, 2pm – 4pm.
Book copies available at the front desk.
All welcome!

NG Poetry Guild

Date: 3rd Thursday of the month, 6 pm- 6:50 pm | Returning September 21st
Registration: Not required.

The North Grenville Poetry Guild hopes to capture your imagination, teach you to articulate your emotions and learn to appreciate your inherent creativity. To learn more, check out the Guild’s Facebook page:
All welcome!

The North Grenville Writers Circle
Date: Mondays, 5pm-6:50pm | Returning September 11th
Registration: Not required

Description: The North Grenville Writers Circle free workshop series returns to the library this fall!

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 on Facebook please visit .

To view the complete schedule visit The North Grenville Writers Circle website

Join to learn, share, support and be inspired!

The Scrappy Bits Quilting Club

Date: 1st Friday of each month, 1-3pm | Ongoing
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!

Youngsters of Yore

Date: Thursdays from 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm | Ongoing 

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.

Science and Technology Group

We are looking for a local volunteer to lead this group. If it might be you, please contact

Date: 1st Thursday of the month, 5pm -6:45pm | Currently Suspended

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.
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 the Casimir effect.

Monday:        10am – 7pm
Tuesday:        10am – 7pm
Wednesday:   Closed
Thursday:      10am – 7pm
Friday:            10am – 5pm
Saturday:       10am – 2pm
Sunday:          Closed*


Saturday:      10am – 2pm

*Please note: Sunday hours have ended at our Kemptville branch for the summer. We will revisit having seasonal Sunday hours in the fall.

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