Come Write In!
Fridays, Nov. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 2:00 - 5:00 pm
November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! Join other writers for quiet writing time, 2-4 pm, followed by TGIF NaNoWriMo Social, 4-5 pm, in the Mainil Room.
Elevenses: An LGBTQ2 Book Club
Saturday, Nov. 2, 11:00 - noon
Discussing The Tiger Flu, by Larissa Lai, over coffee, tea and scones.
“Doesn’t Have to Be About Mental Health”
Saturday, Nov. 2, 16 & Dec. 21, 2:00 - 3:30 pm
A 3-part writing series for people who either have lived experience with mental illness themselves or through a loved one or friend. With instructor Lenore Rowntree.
“Slow Travelling” in South America
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 6:00 pm
Photographer/educator Nick Smith shares 6 months of travel adventure at this slideshow presentation.
Volunteer Leader Training Session for LEGO Robotics League
Thursday, Nov. 7, 4-5:30 pm
Love coding and robotics? Have patience and enthusiasm to help kids learn? Train to be a volunteer leader! Ages 16-adult. For more information, email Danielle at email@example.com.
GDPL Book Club
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Discussing Chop Suey Nation, by Ann Hui.
New members welcome!
LIFT Speaker Series
Friday, Nov. 15, 12:15-1:15 pm
This month's theme is Courage: A Most Prized Human Virtue.
How can the courage to be accountable for our actions and words lead us to a thriving community?
Saturday, Nov. 16, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
Provides a safe space for anyone wanting a time of respectful conversation about any aspect of death. With Dianne Baker.
ESL Reading Discussion Group
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Read books and magazines and practise speaking English with other learners and native speakers. Facilitated by Trudi Diening.
Discrimination and Human Rights in Canada
Saturday, Nov. 23, 2:00 pm
Join us for this informative talk and discussion about discrimination and how to file a human rights complaint. Presented by an experienced human rights mediator.
MUSE: Open Mic
Wednesday, Nov. 27, 6:00 - 7:30 pm
Share 5 minutes of poetry, prose or song. With featured author, visiting Saskatchewan poet Bernadette Wagner.
LearnAlong with Fibreshed
Saturday, Nov. 30, 10:00 - noon
Enjoy demonstrations and discussion with Fibreshed’s fibre producers and artisans.
Mondays, 4 - 5:30 pm. Japanese conversation group.
Thursday, Nov. 14 & 28, 10:30 - noon. French conversation group. NOTE NEW TIME.
Tuesday, Nov. 5 & 19, 12:30 - 3:15pm. Writers Group with Vicki Warner. Registration required.
Tuesday, Nov. 12 & 26, 1-3pm "Memoirs & More" Writers Group. Facilitated by alternating group members. All levels welcome.
Thursdays, 1-3pm. Beginner Bridge Club. Facilitated by Judy Larson. NO bridge sessions on Nov. 7 & 21.
Mondays & Tuesdays, 10am- 12pm. Knitting a Community
Saturday, Nov. 30, 1-5pm. Repair Cafe
Fridays, 10- 12pm RainCity Outreach Services.
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 1:30 - 3pm, Support Group for Caregivers of People Living with Dementia Call 604-984-8348 to register.