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Exam Proctoring

September 23, 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: 4
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...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Wiggle Waggle Fun

September 23, 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   ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Musical Munchkins

September 23, 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   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Computer Classes for Beginners - CANCELLED

September 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology, Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
About This Program:
Baffled by computers? Come learn computer basics at GPPL! This six-week course will cover everything you need to know to use your mouse and keyboard, manage your files, browse the internet and utilize popular websites. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Let's Talk About Lyme

September 23, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Learning at the Library
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
About This Program:
Ticked off about chronic pain and fatigue? Let's talk about Lyme Disease.  Join Anouk Chaumont as she answers all things regarding Lyme and its effects.  Register online or call 780-357-7455. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Meditation @ GPPL

September 23, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Adults
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. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Tales for Tots

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

Culture Bites: Revisiting the Old West

September 24, 2019
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
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. Visit the “Old West” through a selection ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Back on the Big Screen: Yesterday

September 24, 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 struggling musician realizes he's the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles after waking up in an alternate timeline where they never existed. Rated: PG. Stars: Himesh Patel, Lily James, Sophia Di Martino Back on ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Musical Tots

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

Coffee Club

September 25, 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. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Exam Proctoring

September 25, 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: 0
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...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby Rhyme Time

September 25, 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   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Quit Core

September 25, 2019
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library, Careers & Education
About This Program:
Quit Core is a group support program that provides Albertans (18+) with the tools and skills they need to stop using tobacco for good. Make new friends, share stories, tips and celebrate milestones together. To register call Samantha at 780-538-5162....
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Scrappy Hour

September 25, 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. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Death Cafe

September 25, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
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:
If death is inevitable, why is discussing it socially taboo? Let’s make time to talk about it! Join us to eat cake, drink tea, and discuss death. Through open conversation we aim to increase awareness of death and help people make the most of thei...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Enter Virtual Reality

September 25, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Linda Smith Story Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Technology
About This Program:
Play and explore virtual reality with the Oculus Go.  Take the Oculus Go for a test drive and experience the cool new headset that is making VR fun and accessible. Games include zombie runs, escape rooms, roller coasters, and many more VR experi...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Mother Goose on the Loose

September 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) 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, September 5 to December 6 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Are You Game?

September 27, 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...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Musical Tots

September 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) 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 ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Alberta Culture Days: Craft Party

September 28, 2019
11:00am - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Learning at the Library
About This Program:
Come be crafty and celebrate Alberta Culture Days at GPPL! There will be a variety of free crafting stations for participants of all ages to enjoy at this drop-in program. Children under the age of 12 will need to be accompanied by an adult. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Round Dance

September 29, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Teresa Sargent Hall
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Music, Special Guests, Learning at the Library, Languages, Arts & Crafts
About This Program:
The Grande Prairie Friendship Centre will be hosting another Round Dance in celebration of Alberta Culture Days.  Bannock and stew will be served followed by The Krazy Stone Drummers.  Everyone is welcome at this fun, family event.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Exam Proctoring

September 30, 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: 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...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Wiggle Waggle Fun

September 30, 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   ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Musical Munchkins

September 30, 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   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Computer Classes for Beginners - CANCELLED

September 30, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology, Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
About This Program:
Baffled by computers? Come learn computer basics at GPPL! This six-week course will cover everything you need to know to use your mouse and keyboard, manage your files, browse the internet and utilize popular websites. ...