Back to Top

Adult

Family Day: Bowmanville, Newcastle, Orono Branches Closed

- Comments: 0

Bowmanville, Newcastle, and Orono Branches are closed for Family Day.

The Courtice Branch is open modified hours, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Be sure to drop by the Courtice Branch between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. for Winter WonderLearn!

Location: 
Date: 
Monday, February 18, 2019 - 9:00am to 9:00pm
Audience: 

Family Day: Courtice Branch Modified Hours

- Comments: 0

The Courtice Branch is open modified hours, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Be sure to drop by the Courtice Branch between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. for Winter WonderLearn!

Bowmanville, Newcastle, and Orono Branches are closed for Family Day.

Location: 
Date: 
Monday, February 18, 2019 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Audience: 

Mayor's Gala, For the Love of Art

- Comments: 0

Bowmanville Branch
Saturday, February 23rd 
7:30 to 11:00 p.m.
Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone.
Cost $50.
Registrants must be 19+ years.

Mayor’s Gala For the Love of Art is an initiative which showcases local artists, musical entertainment, cocktails, light buffet, and a creative silent auction. Join us for an evening that will captivate your senses and creativity. This artistic event includes many unique works of art - jewellery, pottery, metal, sculpture, photography, poetry, fabric, and glass to name a few.

For the Love of Art is a fundraising event on behalf and in support of The Visual Arts Centre and A Gift of Art, two exceptional not-for-profit agencies.

Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge. 

Registration

Date: 
Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 7:30pm to 11:00pm
Audience: 

What’s Your Ancestry? (Session 2)

- Comments: 0

Courtice Branch, The Lab
Monday, March 18th
10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 
Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.

Research your ancestors and family tree with Ancestry Library Edition, a powerful research and genealogy tool. 

This interactive workshop will teach you how to start using this resource for locating and downloading original historic documents, including census records; voter lists; birth, marriage, and death records; military records; passenger manifests; and much more. 

This program is also offered on Monday, March 4th.

Location: 
Date: 
Monday, March 18, 2019 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Audience: 

What’s Your Ancestry? (Session 1)

- Comments: 0

Courtice Branch, The Lab
Monday, March 4th   
10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 
Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.

Research your ancestors and family tree with Ancestry Library Edition, a powerful research and genealogy tool. 

This interactive workshop will teach you how to start using this resource for locating and downloading original historic documents, including census records; voter lists; birth, marriage, and death records; military records; passenger manifests; and much more. 

This program is offered again on Monday, March 18th.

Location: 
Date: 
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Audience: 

WRAP – Wellness Recovery Action Plan

- Comments: 0

Courtice Branch, The Great Room
Friday, February 15th 
10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Advanced registration required through Durham Mental Health Services at 905-444-3228 or wrap@dmhs.ca
No charge.

The Wellness Recovery Action Plan®, or WRAP®, is a self-management tool grounded in the mental health concepts of hope, education, personal responsibility, self-advocacy, and support. This self-designed prevention and wellness process helps you address physical, mental health, and life issues, aiding you in getting well, staying well, and making your life the way you want it to be. 

In this interactive workshop with Durham Mental Health Services, explore self-help tools including peer counselling, focusing exercises, relaxation, and stress reduction techniques. Also learn about available resources for keeping well and helping yourself feel better in difficult times.   

Presented in partnership with Durham Mental Health Services. 

Location: 
Date: 
Friday, February 15, 2019 - 10:30am to 5:00pm
Audience: 

Learn to Knit!

- Comments: 0

Bowmanville Branch, Mezzanine Level
Tuesdays, January 22nd to March 12th 
7:00 to 8:30 p.m. 
Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone.
Cost $49 for eight-class workshop series.

Learn how to knit or discover a stitching hint or two. Enjoy beginner to intermediate lessons and stitch with a group of supportive peers. 

Please bring your current project or a ball of dish cloth yarn (2 oz. cotton) and 5 mm needles to the first session.

Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge.

Presented in partnership with Gwen Bevan, Soper Creek Yarn, Bowmanville.

 

Registration

You may register in person at any branch, by phoning Information Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

 

Date: 
Repeats every week until Tue Mar 12 2019.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Audience: 

Your Library On The Go! (Session 2)

- Comments: 0

Courtice Branch, The Lab
Monday, February 4th 
10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.

You can access your Library from anywhere with our digital collection and resources! 
Learn how to check out downloadable eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMagazines, and discover how you can manage your account with the Library app. There’s an entire virtual branch just a tap away!

Bring your own device for the full experience, especially those you received as a holiday gift!

This workshop will be offered again on January 21st.

Location: 
Date: 
Monday, February 4, 2019 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Audience: 

Your Library On The Go! (Session 1)

- Comments: 0

Courtice Branch, The Lab
Monday, January 21st
10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.

You can access your Library from anywhere with our digital collection and resources! 
Learn how to check out downloadable eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMagazines, and discover how you can manage your account with the Library app. There’s an entire virtual branch just a tap away!

Bring your own device for the full experience, especially those you received as a holiday gift!

This workshop will be offered again on February 4th.

Location: 
Date: 
Monday, January 21, 2019 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Audience: 

Toastmasters

- Comments: 0

Bowmanville Branch, Mezzanine Room
Tuesdays, January 8th to March 26th 
7:15 to 8:45 p.m.

There will be no program on Tuesday, March 19th. 

Drop ins welcome; no registration required.
Fee for six-month or annual membership.

Discover if Toastmasters is right for you!

Speak with confidence! Toastmasters is a supportive learn-by-doing environment that allows you to achieve your public speaking and leadership goals at your own pace. Toastmasters has the ability to change the lives of its members. Visit a meeting to learn more about the club and membership!

Presented in partnership with Bowmanville Toastmasters Club.

Date: 
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Mar 26 2019 except Tue Feb 12 2019, Tue Mar 19 2019.
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Audience: 

Pages

Subscribe to Adult