Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
Room

Lego Club

March 24, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Sky Story Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
About This Program:
Are you a Master Builder? Put your skills to the test as you race to complete the challenge or build your own dream. Audience: ages 6 to 12 Maximum: 15 people Dates: Sundays, March 24 and May 19 ...

Super Scavenger Hunt

All Day3/25 - 4/7
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: GPPL
Age Group: All Ages, Children
Program Type: Hobbies & Games
About This Program:
A new challenger approaches! Can you help us find and unlock all the characters? Join us over spring break (and the following week) to compete in the next in our series of awesome, library wide scavenger hunts - complete with a fabulous grand prize d...

Exam Proctoring

March 25, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
About This Program:
The Grande Prairie Public Library offers an exam proctoring service for written and online exams. The guidelines for the Library's service are as follows: Exam Times Mondays at 10:00 am Wednesdays at 1:00 pm Exams are proctored in 3 hour (max...

Wiggle Waggle Fun

March 25, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Linda Smith Story Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Program:
(parented) Children and their accompanying grown-up can wiggle away with stories, dance, songs, and musical instruments. Siblings are welcome. Audience: ages 2.5 to 6 and caregivers Maximum: 25 people Dates: Mondays, January 7 to May 13 ...

Musical Munchkins

March 25, 2019
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Linda Smith Story Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Program:
(parented) Enjoy songs, stories and musical instruments with your little ones in this engaging program. Siblings are welcome. Audience: ages 2 to 5 and caregivers Maximum: 25 people Dates: Mondays, January 7 to May 13 ...

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Spring Tournament

March 25, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: All Ages, Children
Program Type: Technology, Hobbies & Games
About This Program:
 Join us over Spring Break for the Ultimate Super Smash Bros. experience! We will be playing from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm on Monday to Friday. Feel free to come when you can and leave when you need to within the time frame. ...

Meditation @ GPPL

March 25, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library
About This Program:
Curious about meditation?  This practice helps to relieve stress, anxiety and depression, providing a balance in our lives. Please bring a yoga mat. Drop-in program. Beginners welcome. ...

Songwriter's Circle

March 25, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Music
About This Program:
Whether you're new and want to learn more about the songwriting process or a seasoned songwriter looking to get feedback, the Songwriter's Circle is a great Library program that encourages camaraderie, feedback, and collaboration.   For more inf...

Tales for Tots

March 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Linda Smith Story Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Program:
(parented) Children and their adults can come enjoy a story time complete with rhymes and fingerplays. Audience: ages 2 to 3 and caregivers Maximum: 25 people Dates: Tuesdays, January 8 to May 21 ...

Job Seeker Support

March 26, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
About This Program:
Searching for work? Not sure where to start? Book a one-on-one session for help:             * creating / revising resumes and cover letters         &nbs...

Juggling Workshop

March 26, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Hobbies & Games, Arts & Crafts
About This Program:
If you’ve ever wanted to learn to juggle, now is your chance. Our resident juggling master will teach you to make your own juggling balls and then the basics of juggling! Audience: adults, teens, and children ages 7+ Maximum: 20 aspiring jugglers...

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Spring Tournament

March 26, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: All Ages, Children
Program Type: Technology, Hobbies & Games
About This Program:
 Join us over Spring Break for the Ultimate Super Smash Bros. experience! We will be playing from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm on Monday to Friday. Feel free to come when you can and leave when you need to within the time frame. ...

Dungeons and Dragons Workshop

March 26, 2019
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Hobbies & Games
About This Program:
Learn all things Dungeons & Dragons at this evening workshop! Staff from Wonderland Toys will be here to explain how to play and show you everything you need to get started.  A great way to connect with the D&D community. Each session wi...
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
About This Program:
Join us for a culture bites, a speaker series that showcases the knowledge of cultural organizations in our community. Attend these bite-sized presentations to enjoy refreshments and broaden your horizons. If you’re ready for zombies, you’re ready...

Knitters Circle

March 26, 2019
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Reading Lounge
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
About This Program:
Join the Knitters' Circle and spend an evening working on your latest project with other knitters or crocheters.  Don't have a project started yet? Bring your knitting needles or crochet hooks and some yarn and start something new.  Everyon...

Video Games at GPPL

March 26, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Technology, Hobbies & Games
About This Program:
Play games with your friends at Grande Prairie Public Library! Audience: families of all ages (children under the age of 8 must have an adult present) Maximum: 40 people Dates: Tuesdays, March 12 and March 26 ...

Musical Tots

March 27, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Linda Smith Story Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Program:
(parented) Enjoy interacting with your little ones in this fun-filled program with songs, musical activities, and stories. Siblings are welcome. Audience: ages 6 months to 2 years and caregivers Maximum: 25 people Dates:Wednesdays and Saturda...

Coffee Club

March 27, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Hobbies & Games, Arts & Crafts
About This Program:
Looking for ways to make new connections?  Come to Coffee Club to meet new people and take part in games and other fun activities. Coffee provided. This program is for people with disabilities. Presented with Centerpoint Facilitation. ...

Exam Proctoring

March 27, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
About This Program:
The Grande Prairie Public Library offers an exam proctoring service for written and online exams. The guidelines for the Library's service are as follows: Exam Times Mondays at 10:00 am Wednesdays at 1:00 pm Exams are proctored in 3 hour (max...

Baby Rhyme Time

March 27, 2019
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Linda Smith Story Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Program:
(parented) Bond with your baby over finger plays, rhymes, songs, and stories, all designed to stimulate early literacy and social development.  Audience: pre-walking babies and caregivers Maximum: 15 babes-in-arms Dates: Wednesdays, Janu...

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Spring Tournament

March 27, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: All Ages, Children
Program Type: Technology, Hobbies & Games
About This Program:
 Join us over Spring Break for the Ultimate Super Smash Bros. experience! We will be playing from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm on Monday to Friday. Feel free to come when you can and leave when you need to within the time frame. ...

Quit Core

March 27, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library
About This Program:
QuitCore is a FREE program led by a trained counsellor. Make new finds, share stories, tips and celebrate milestones together. To register call Samantha at 780-538-5162. Presented with Alberta Health Services. ...

Scrappy Hour

March 27, 2019
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Hobbies & Games, Arts & Crafts
About This Program:
Share your creativity, learn new techniques, and make friends in this free monthly program.  Bring your own supplies and come to the Willie Janssen Room on the last Wednesday of each month. ...

Keepsake Quilters

March 28, 2019
10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
About This Program:
A quilting club is a great way to start or finish that project you have been working on!  Meeting every Thursday of each month, get together with fellow quilters and enjoy the comfort of friends while you sew.  Please bring your own supplie...

Mother Goose on the Loose

March 28, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Linda Smith Story Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Program:
(parented) Rhymes, stories, and songs abound in this parented program! Siblings are welcome. Audience: ages 18 months to 3 years and caregivers Maximum: 25 people Dates: Thursdays and Fridays, January 10 to May 24 ...

Tell Me Why

March 28, 2019
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Linda Smith Story Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Program:
(unparented) Come learn about the world around you! This interactive story time will help kids learn about animals, nature, food, and so much more. Audience: ages 3 to 5 Maximum: 12 people Dates: Thursdays, January 10 to May 23 ...