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Makerspace Room

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: All Ages, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
About This Program:
Have that creative itch that needs scratching? With the creative technology offered in our Makerspace Room, you can. From cameras and lightboxes, to green screens and audio equipment, your creative side can be expressed. (Capacity is 1 person, or 1 F...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Afternoon Book Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
About This Program:
Can’t wait to share your thoughts on your latest read? Interested in meeting others who share your love of reading? Each month we will discuss a novel chosen from a variety of genres, with an emphasis on material available in DAISY format to support&...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Hobbies & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
About This Program:
Are you ready to play Dungeons and Dragons? Join us for an unforgettable adventure in the Forgotten Realms, Tuesdays from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm starting on Tuesday, March 23. We will be using D&D Beyond and Zoom to run the campaign. Please create a ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitters Circle

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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library, Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
About This Program:
These workshops will provide an overview of the uses of resumes and how to tailor them for specific positions. Participants will be assisted through a group resume writing process to complete their resumes.   Albertans who are underemplo...

Swan City Writers

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
About This Program:
Aspiring or published, all are welcome to join this group of people who love to write.  Swan City Writers meet on the first and third Wednesday of every month.  For more information, call 780-357-7455. Space is limited and masks are require...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Keepsake Quilters

10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library, Hobbies & Games, 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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library, Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
About This Program:
These workshops will provide an overview of the uses of resumes and how to tailor them for specific positions. Participants will be assisted through a group resume writing process to complete their resumes.   Albertans who are underemplo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Grande Readers Book Club

7:15pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
About This Program:
Do you love reading? Can't wait to share your opinions on the chosen novel?  Why not join the Grande Readers Book Club.  Each month we read a book available through GPPL and then meet to discuss our thoughts on the book as a group.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library, Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
About This Program:
Participants will learn to create an account and apply for jobs online, which is essential in today’s competitive job market. You need basic computer skills or have email set-up on your phone to participate.Albertans who are underemployed, unemployed...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Makerspace Room

12:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: All Ages, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
About This Program:
Have that creative itch that needs scratching? With the creative technology offered in our Makerspace Room, you can. From cameras and lightboxes, to green screens and audio equipment, your creative side can be expressed. (Capacity is 1 Person, or 1 F...

GPIA Integration Academy

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
About This Program:
Join Maureen Edomwonyi from the Grande Prairie Intercultural Association once a week to learn the information necessary to integrate and build a successful life in Canada. * FREE TO ATTEND Workshops will cover topics integral t...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library, Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
About This Program:
Learn how to use online resources and keep looking for work even during these unprecedented times. Albertans who are underemployed, unemployed, or at risk for unemployment are welcome. Presented in partnership with R. Work group.  This&n...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology, Learning at the Library
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
About This Program:
This presentation will showcase the Archives’ recently completed Reconciliation project: Renaming the Past, Reclaiming Their Stories. More than 300 Indigenous-related records have been newly digitized and (re)described as a result of the project, whi...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Makerspace Room

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: All Ages, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
About This Program:
Have that creative itch that needs scratching? With the creative technology offered in our Makerspace Room, you can. From cameras and lightboxes, to green screens and audio equipment, your creative side can be expressed. (Capacity is 1 person, or 1 F...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Hobbies & Games
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 20
About This Program:
Are you ready to play Dungeons and Dragons? Join us for an unforgettable adventure in the Forgotten Realms, Tuesdays from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm starting on Tuesday, March 16. We will be using D&D Beyond and Zoom to run the campaign. Please create a ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitters Circle

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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mandala Stone

11:00am - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Hobbies & Games, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
About This Program:
We have come full circle since March 2020, and it’s time to reflect.  Enjoy soothing music while paint dotting your own mandala on stone.  All materials supplied.  Register online to save your spot. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library, Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
About This Program:
If you’re still wondering, what is the best career for me? Where do I find a job that suits me best? Is there a job that I can do and enjoy? Or maybe, you have been in one field for years, and are thinking: “I need a career change, but what will I do...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library
About This Program:
Meeting the second and fourth Wednesday of each month, this support group is for those who have suffered a loss of a loved one from suicide. Please email mbanack@gppl.ca for your Zoom link. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
About This Program:
Learn the basics of effective interview skills, especially if you are looking for a job in a new industry. Understand how to handle online interviews (more common during COVID-19), and how to determine if the job is the right fit for you based o...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
About This Program:
Learn the basics of effective interview skills, especially if you are looking for a job in a new industry. Understand how to handle online interviews (more common during COVID-19), and how to determine if the job is the right fit for you based o...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Hula Hoop Circus!

11:00am - 11:45am
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: All Ages, Children
Program Type: Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 96
About This Program:
Join us online Saturday, June 26 for a virtual show from Hula Hoop Circus! Audience: all ages Maximum: 100 participants Registration is required. When you have registered you should receive an e-mail with a link to the Zoom event. Pleas...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library, Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
About This Program:
Where do I start? How do I switch my job focus to a safe work environment for me? Learn about how/if to disclose your addiction and the consequences either way.  Albertans who are underemployed, unemployed, or at risk for unemployment are ...