Event Calendar

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Oct
22
Mon
92 years of Pooh…A Reading & Tea…
Oct 22 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

92 years of Pooh…A Reading & Tea…

Celebrating the writing of A.A. Milne and the beloved stories of Winnie-the-Pooh. An adult story time with Richard Austin

Pooh Story time oct 2018

Monday October 22nd1:00-2:30 pm

To register call 604-885-3260 or drop by the Library.

 

 

Family History Month – Introduction to Family History with Teresa Eckford
Oct 22 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Family History Month – Introduction to Family History
Join Teresa Eckford to discover how to start your family history research. Topics include: where to begin your research, genealogical terminology, software, free and paid databases (including Ancestry Library Edition), and further resources. During this presentation, you will learn the preliminary skills needed to delve into the fascinating world of genealogical research.

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Monday October 22nd 7pm-8:30pm

All programs are free. To register, come into the library or phone 604-885-3260.

Oct
23
Tue
Tuesday Talks – Sunshine Coast Hospice Society
Oct 23 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Tuesday Talk – Sunshine Coast Hospice Society
Find out more about the history of the hospice society on the Sunshine Coast and the services they provide.

Tuesday October 23rd  1:30pm-3:00pm

All programs are free – to register, please come into the library or phone 604-885-3260.

Spanish Conversation Cafe – Fall 2018
Oct 23 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Spanish Conversation Café

Practice your Spanish with others. Beginners. Experienced. Everyone welcome!

Conversation Cafe SPANISH Jan 2018

Every second Tuesday September to November – 4:30-5:30pm.

Register at the Sechelt Library, or phone/email Sherryl Latimer at 604 885 3260 or sherryl.latimer@sechelt.bclibrary.ca

Oct
27
Sat
KAIROS Blanket Exercise – Reconciliation through Education & Understanding…
Oct 27 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

KAIROS Blanket Exercise – Reconciliation through Education & Understanding…

Blanket Exercises with facilitators John & Nancy Denham. This exercise is a unique participatory history lesson – developed in collaboration with Indigenous Elders, knowledge keepers, and educators – one that fosters truth, understanding, respect and reconciliation among Indigenous and non-Indigenous people.

Blanket Exercises 2018

Saturday, October 27th 10am-1pm in the Community Room
Monday, November 19th 2pm-5pm at the Seaside Centre

Oct
29
Mon
Writer’s Studio Writing Consultations – Fall 2018
Oct 29 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Writer’s Studio Writing Consultations – Fall 2018

Back by popular demand. In cooperation with Simon Fraser University Continued Studies. Consultations will be available the last Monday of the month by appointment. This program is The Writer`s Studio will offer a free consultation on 7 pages of your poetry or prose. Appointments are required. Call the library.

Sept 24, Oct 29, Nov 26
with appointments at 2pm, 3pm, and 4pm.

 

Nov
1
Thu
Tech Drop-in with Sam – Fall 2018
Nov 1 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Tech Drop-in with Technology Education Coordinator, Sam…

Tech Drop-in poster - updated june 11th for summer dates on tuesdaysIf you have a quick question about iPads, the internet, computers, ebooks or other technology, drop by the library’s computer area Thursdays and and one Tuesday from 11 am to 1 pm (see schedule below) for help. Open to all patrons.

Upcoming Tech Drop-in dates:

Thursdays:
Sept 6th
Sept 27th
Oct 4th
Oct 11th
Oct 18th
Nov 1st
Nov 8th
Nov15th
Nov 22nd
Nov 29th

Tuesday:
Sept 18th

Nov
5
Mon
Beginner Computer Class
Nov 5 @ 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

“NEW” Beginner Computer Class

Every week you will work through an online course on basic computer skills at your own pace, with our Technology Education Coordinator available when you need help. You can bring your own laptop or borrow one of the library’s laptops. This program has been made possible by the District of Sechelt’s Community Investment Program.

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All programs are free. Please call the library (604-885-3260), visit the library, or email info@sechelt.bclibrary.ca to register.

Nov
8
Thu
Tech Drop-in with Sam – Fall 2018
Nov 8 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Tech Drop-in with Technology Education Coordinator, Sam…

Tech Drop-in poster - updated june 11th for summer dates on tuesdaysIf you have a quick question about iPads, the internet, computers, ebooks or other technology, drop by the library’s computer area Thursdays and and one Tuesday from 11 am to 1 pm (see schedule below) for help. Open to all patrons.

Upcoming Tech Drop-in dates:

Thursdays:
Sept 6th
Sept 27th
Oct 4th
Oct 11th
Oct 18th
Nov 1st
Nov 8th
Nov15th
Nov 22nd
Nov 29th

Tuesday:
Sept 18th

Men’s Book Club
Nov 8 @ 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
  • A friendly once-a-month gathering to discuss your favourite books – fiction…non-fiction…biographies…it’s about ideas!
  • Meets on the 2nd Thursday of every month from 1:30-3:30pm in the Community Meeting Room across the foyer from the library.
  • Please register in advance by contacting the library at 604-885-3260 or info@sechelt.bclibrary.ca