Upcoming Events

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Tales for Tots

January 22, 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

January 22, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
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...

Microsoft Word 2016 Basics

January 22, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Technology
About This Program:
Microsoft Word is an important program for professionals, job seekers, students, and writers. Learn the basic functions of this program so you can get started on your resume or your first novel. Featuring videos from Lynda.com. ...

Final Exams Study Sessions

January 22, 2019
5:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Careers & Education
About This Program:
Need a quiet place to study for finals? GPPL has you covered! And if you need a break to de-stress, we’ve got coffee, colouring, and other stress relieving activities to help you get through finals. Audience: teens in grades 10 to 12. ...

Back on the Big Screen: First Man

January 22, 2019
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: All Ages, Adults
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.  Rated: PG. Stars:  Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, Jason Clarke ...

Knitters Circle

January 22, 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...

The History of Scotland

January 22, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library, Careers & Education
About This Program:
Join local historian Duff Crerar as he discusses the history of Scotland.  Each session will cover a different time period. ...

Musical Tots

January 23, 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

January 23, 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

January 23, 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: 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...

Baby Rhyme Time

January 23, 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...

Final Exams Study Sessions

January 23, 2019
5:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Careers & Education
About This Program:
Need a quiet place to study for finals? GPPL has you covered! And if you need a break to de-stress, we’ve got coffee, colouring, and other stress relieving activities to help you get through finals. Audience: teens in grades 10 to 12. ...

Keepsake Quilters

January 24, 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

January 24, 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

January 24, 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 ...

Teen Hangout

January 24, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Teen Area
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Learning at the Library, Hobbies & Games
About This Program:
Looking for something to do after school? Drop by the teen area to play some games, surf the internet, read, do homework, or just relax. The choice is yours. ...

Tech Time

January 24, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Sky Story Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Technology
About This Program:
Learn the basics of coding and electrical circuits, play with robots, and so much more in this awesome after school program. Audience: ages 8 to 12 Maximum: 8 people Dates: Thursdays, January 24 and February 21 ...

Conversational English Club

January 24, 2019
6:15pm - 7:45pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Languages
About This Program:
Come and practice your English conversational skills in a small group setting. We will guide you through some interesting topics such as food, shopping, job search, travel, Canadian current events, housing and more. Please call 780-538-4452 for mo...

Night Owls

January 24, 2019
7:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Linda Smith Story Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Program:
(parented) Join us for an assortment of bedtime stories and rhymes for the whole family. Audience: families of all ages Maximum: 25 people Dates: Thursdays, January 10 to June 20 ...

iPad and iPhone Club

January 24, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: All Ages, Adults
Program Type: Technology
About This Program:
Learn how to use your iPad and iPhone this winter. Enjoy a quick lesson to learn a new skill and then the rest of the hour will be dedicated to answering and demonstrating solutions to your questions. Bring your iPad or iPhone, as well as any passwor...

Mother Goose on the Loose

January 25, 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 ...

Job Seeker Support

January 25, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
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...

Are You Game?

January 25, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Hobbies & Games
About This Program:
In the mood for some friendly competition? Kick of the weekend playing board games at GPPL. Come meet new people or bring your friends. This program is for people with disabilities. Board games provided. Bring your own snacks. Presented with Centerpo...

Final Exams Study Sessions

January 25, 2019
1:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Careers & Education
About This Program:
Need a quiet place to study for finals? GPPL has you covered! And if you need a break to de-stress, we’ve got coffee, colouring, and other stress relieving activities to help you get through finals. Audience: teens in grades 10 to 12. ...

Final Exams Study Sessions

January 26, 2019
10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Careers & Education
About This Program:
Need a quiet place to study for finals? GPPL has you covered! And if you need a break to de-stress, we’ve got coffee, colouring, and other stress relieving activities to help you get through finals. Audience: teens in grades 10 to 12. ...

Musical Tots

January 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) 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...

Family Charades

January 26, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Linda Smith Story Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Hobbies & Games
About This Program:
Fun for all ages! Come join us for a game of charades where the prompts are pictures instead of words. Audience: Families with children ages 4 and up Maximum: 25 people ...