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Fraud Awareness

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Courtice Branch, The Great Room
Friday, November 30th;
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.

Fraud is a serious crime and can happen to anyone. Learn how to avoid and protect yourself against the many scams out there.

Presented in partnership with the Durham Regional Police Service, Major Fraud Unit.

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Friday, November 30, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:30pm
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Power of Attorney

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Courtice Branch, The Great Room
Friday, November 16th; 
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.

Inform and protect yourself and your estate from becoming a victim of fraud. Learn the ins and outs of Powers of Attorney for Property and Well-Being, and the Last Will and Testament documents.

Presented in partnership with the Durham Regional Police Service.

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Friday, November 16, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am
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What’s Your Ancestry? Ancestry Tips & Tricks (Session 2)

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Courtice Branch, The Lab
Monday, December 3rd;
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.

Now that you know how to use Ancestry Library Edition, learn some tips and tricks to go further with your research. This one-hour workshop will feature other available resources, including the Library’s digitized local newspaper collection. 

Note: Classes will be held before the Library opens. Attendees are asked to present themselves at The Lab’s door inside the Courtice Community Complex’s lobby.

Can't make this session? Check out Session 1 on November 5th. Or you can take a look at our other Ancestry programs.

What’s Your Ancestry? Ancestry Basics

Session 1: 
Courtice Branch, The Lab
Monday, October 22nd

Session 2: 
Courtice Branch, The Lab
Monday, November 19th

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Monday, December 3, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:00am
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What’s Your Ancestry? Ancestry Tips & Tricks (Session 1)

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Courtice Branch, The Lab
Monday, November 5th;
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.

Now that you know how to use Ancestry Library Edition, learn some tips and tricks to go further with your research. This one-hour workshop will feature other available resources, including the Library’s digitized local newspaper collection. 

Note: Classes will be held before the Library opens. Attendees are asked to present themselves at The Lab’s door inside the Courtice Community Complex’s lobby.

Can't make this session? Check out Session 2 on December 3rd. Or you can take a look at our other Ancestry programs.

What’s Your Ancestry? Ancestry Basics

Session 1: 
Courtice Branch, The Lab
Monday, October 22nd

Session 2: 
Courtice Branch, The Lab
Monday, November 19th

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Monday, November 5, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:00am
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What’s Your Ancestry? Ancestry Basics (Session 2)

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Courtice Branch, The Lab
Monday, November 19th;
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.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 one-hour 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.

Note: Classes will be held before the Library opens. Attendees are asked to present themselves at The Lab’s door inside the Courtice Community Complex’s lobby.

Can't make this session? Check out Session 1 on October 22nd. Or you can take a look at our other Ancestry programs.

What’s Your Ancestry? Ancestry Tips & Tricks

Session 1: 
Courtice Branch, The Lab
Monday, November 5th

Session 2: 
Courtice Branch, The Lab
Monday, December 3rd  

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Monday, November 19, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:00am
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What’s Your Ancestry? Ancestry Basics (Session 1)

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Courtice Branch, The Lab
Session 1: Monday, October 22nd;
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.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 one-hour 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.

Note: Classes will be held before the Library opens. Attendees are asked to present themselves at The Lab’s door inside the Courtice Community Complex’s lobby.

Can't make this session? Check out Session 2 on November 19th. Or you can take a look at our other Ancestry programs.

What’s Your Ancestry? Ancestry Tips & Tricks

Session 1: 
Courtice Branch, The Lab
Monday, November 5th

Session 2: 
Courtice Branch, The Lab
Monday, December 3rd  

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Monday, October 22, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:00am
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Learn to Knit!

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Bowmanville Branch, Mezzanine Level
Tuesdays, September 18th to November 6th;
7:00 p.m. 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.

Calling all knitters who want to improve their skills or budding crafters who want to start! Learn how to knit or discover a stitching hint or two. Enjoy beginner to intermediate knitting 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.

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Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Nov 06 2018.
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Toastmasters

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Bowmanville Branch, Mezzanine Room
Tuesdays, September 4th to December 18th;
7:15 to 8:45 p.m.

Drop in’s 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.

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Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Dec 18 2018.
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
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English Conversation Circle

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Please note that the English Conversation Circle program at the Bowmanville Branch has been cancelled

Bowmanville Branch, Mezzanine Room
Thursdays, September 20th to December 13th; 
6:30 to 8:00 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required. 
No charge.

Practice speaking English and learn more about the Clarington community and life in Canada! Join the English Conversation Circle and discover English as a Second Language resources, get connected to your community, and practice your English speaking skills!

Presented in partnership with the Community Development Council Durham.

Can't make this session? Check out our Newcastle Sessions Wednesdays, September 19th to December 12th.

 

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Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Sep 27 2018.
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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English Conversation Circle

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Newcastle Branch, George and Kathleen Vice Community Room
Wednesdays, September 19th to December 12th;
(Please note there will be no class on October 17th)
6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Drop in; no registration required. 
No charge.

Practice speaking English and learn more about the Clarington community and life in Canada! Join the English Conversation Circle and discover English as a Second Language resources, get connected to your community, and practice your English speaking skills!

Presented in partnership with the Community Development Council Durham.

Can't make this session? Check out our Bowmanville Sessions Thursdays, September 20th to December 13th.

 

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Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Dec 12 2018 except Wed Oct 17 2018.
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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