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CANCELLED: Canada Day Celebrations

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[All ages]

Clarington Museum, Waverley Place
Wednesday, July 1st
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required.
No charge.

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Clarington Museums & Archives has made the difficult decision to cancel the annual Canada Day Celebrations held at Waverly Place.

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Date: 
Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
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Reconnect with your Career in Canada

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Online eProgram 
Thursday, April 30 
10:00 to 11:00 a.m. 

Online registration required. No charge. 

Maximize your job search in your professional field. This interactive workshop is intended for those who have immigrated in Canada in the last five years, and earned two or more years of professional experience before coming to Canada.

Discover how a mentor can help you build your professional network, reconnect with your career, and boost your job searching skills.

Presented in partnership with Durham Region Unemployed Help Centre and Durham Welcome Centre Immigrant Services.

 

Zoom Instructions

shaking hands over a resume.

 

Registration

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

If you experience any issues with the form below or if it does not appear correctly:

  • Please try using an alternate browser, such as Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox;
  • The event may be fully-registered. Please check back later to see if space has opened up.
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Date: 
Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am
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Virtual Book Club: The Mountains Sing

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Online eProgram
Thursday, April 23rd
2:00 p.m.

Drop in; no registration required.

Come (virtually) together and share your love of books and reading! Dive in to great reads and the Library's first online book club on April 23!

The pick is The Mountains Sing by Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai. This gripping multi-generational tale of the Trần family, set against the backdrop of the Việt Nam War, brings to life the human costs of this conflict from the point of view of the Vietnamese people themselves.

Connect with staff and other readers through a live discussion using Zoom on Thursday, April 23rd! Join at:
https://zoom.us/j/98931257541?pwd=MDArMkp6L2c3TmxCV3pHelBrYlFjZz09.

Though the program is drop in, please email Member Services at info@clarington-library.on.ca for the Zoom meeting ID and password.

 

Zoom Instructions

 

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Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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eProgram: Bibliotherapy

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Online eProgram
Wednesdays, April 8th to April 29th
2:00 to 3:00 p.m.

Bibliotherapy is the act of reading and talking about books and stories to achieve a more positive sense of wellness.

Virtually drop in for a special bibliotherapy session! Connect with others and discuss how books and reading can help people feel better. A trained facilitator will lead the reading activities and group discussion. Share your thoughts in a small group; no preparation required.

Presented in partnership with Literacy Network of Durham Region.
 

Bibliotherapy Sessions

 

Zoom Instructions

Take part in the Bibliotheraphy eProgram using Zoom!

 

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Date: 
Repeats every week until Wed Apr 29 2020.
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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eProgram: Bibliotherapy

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Online eProgram
Wednesday, April 1st
7:00 p.m.

Bibliotherapy is the act of reading and talking about books and stories to achieve a more positive sense of wellness.

Virtually drop in for a special bibliotherapy session! Connect with others and discuss how books and reading can help people feel better. A trained facilitator will lead the reading activities and group discussion. Share your thoughts in a small group; no preparation required.

Take part in the Bibliotheraphy eProgram using Zoom!

Presented in partnership with Literacy Network of Durham Region.

 

Location: 
Date: 
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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eProgram: Bibliotherapy

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Online eProgram
Wednesday, March 25th
11:00 a.m.

Bibliotherapy is the act of reading and talking about books and stories to achieve a more positive sense of wellness.

Virtually drop in for a special bibliotherapy session! Connect with others and discuss how books and reading can help people feel better. A trained facilitator will lead the reading activities and group discussion. Share your thoughts in a small group; no preparation required.

Take part in the Bibliotheraphy eProgram using Zoom!

Presented in partnership with Literacy Network of Durham Region.

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Date: 
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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All Library Branch Closed

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Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 9:00am to Sunday, May 31, 2020 - 9:00pm
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First Aid (Essential Skills Workshop)

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Newcastle Branch, George and Kathleen Vice Community Room
Wednesday, March 4th and Thursday March 5th 
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone.
No charge.
Registrants must be 19+ years.

Keep your family and those around you safe. Obtain your Standard First Aid and CPR-C certificate. 

Participants must complete the full two-day course and evaluation to achieve certification.

Presented in association with Durham College. All programming is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development.

More About Essential Skills Workshops
Put yourself on the road to success with professional and certification courses! Gain the skills you need to meet the needs and challenges of your future academic and career goals.
For more information, please contact Kymberly Kvasnak, Employment and Essential Skills Facilitator, Durham College, at 905-721-2000 x2504, or Kymberly.Kvasnak@durhamcollege.ca.

 

Registration

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

If you experience any issues with the form below or if it does not appear correctly:

  • Please try using an alternate browser, such as Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox;
  • The event may be fully-registered. Please check back later to see if space has opened up.
Location: 
Date: 
Repeats every day until Thu Mar 05 2020.
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
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SMART Serve Certification (Essential Skills Workshop)

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Bowmanville Branch, Mezzanine Room
Monday, February 10th 
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone.
No charge.
Registrants must be 19+ years.

Learn how to implement a responsible alcohol service and maintain a safe environment. 

Participants must complete one full six-hour course and evaluation to achieve certification. The Smart Serve Responsible Alcohol Beverage Service Training Program is approved by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) as a server training program for the Ontario hospitality industry. Please note that the final test is written online; a computer with a webcam is required.

Presented in association with Durham College. All programming is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development.

More About Essential Skills Workshops
Put yourself on the road to success with professional and certification courses! Gain the skills you need to meet the needs and challenges of your future academic and career goals.
For more information, please contact Kymberly Kvasnak, Employment and Essential Skills Facilitator, Durham College, at 905-721-2000 x2504, or Kymberly.Kvasnak@durhamcollege.ca.

 

Registration

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

If you experience any issues with the form below or if it does not appear correctly:

  • Please try using an alternate browser, such as Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox;
  • The event may be fully-registered. Please check back later to see if space has opened up.
Date: 
Monday, February 10, 2020 - 9:30am to 3:30pm
Audience: 

Safe Food Handlers Certification (Essential Skills Workshop)

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Bowmanville Branch, Mezzanine Room
Monday, January 20th 
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone.
No charge.
Registrants must be 19+ years.

Learn the safe way to handle and prepare food for a variety of kitchens and environments, including restaurants, take-out, catering, food trucks, or working directly with high-risk groups such as children and the elderly. 

Participants must complete one full six-hour course and evaluation to achieve certification. The Food Safety Training Certificate meets the requirements of the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care and all Health Departments across the province.

Presented in association with Durham College. All programming is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development.

More About Essential Skills Workshops
Put yourself on the road to success with professional and certification courses! Gain the skills you need to meet the needs and challenges of your future academic and career goals.
For more information, please contact Kymberly Kvasnak, Employment and Essential Skills Facilitator, Durham College, at 905-721-2000 x2504, or Kymberly.Kvasnak@durhamcollege.ca.

 

Registration

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

If you experience any issues with the form below or if it does not appear correctly:

  • Please try using an alternate browser, such as Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox;
  • The event may be fully-registered. Please check back later to see if space has opened up.
Date: 
Monday, January 20, 2020 - 9:30am to 3:30pm
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