Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
Room

Dungeons and Dragons Workshop

April 23, 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...

Knitters Circle

April 23, 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...

Musical Tots

April 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) 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

April 24, 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

April 24, 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...

Baby Rhyme Time

April 24, 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...

Scrappy Hour

April 24, 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

April 25, 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

April 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 ...

Tell Me Why

April 25, 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

April 25, 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. ...

Conversational English Club

April 25, 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

April 25, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
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 ...

Mother Goose on the Loose

April 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) 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 ...

Motion & Mobility

April 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Guests, Learning at the Library, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
About This Program:
A gentle fit class aimed at improving general fitness, joint mobility, and strength.  Designed for the older adult or the new to fitness participant.  A great environment to enjoy fluid movement of the body. Please come in comfortable cloth...

Job Seeker Support

April 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
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?

April 26, 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...

Musical Tots

April 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...

Earth Day Movie: Bears

April 27, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: All Ages, Children
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
Celebrate Earth Day with a special screening of Disney Nature’s Bears. Presented with Nature Kids. Rated: G. Audience: Families of all ages Maximum: 50 people Dates: Saturday, April 27 ...

Exam Proctoring

April 29, 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: 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...

Wiggle Waggle Fun

April 29, 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

April 29, 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 ...

Computer Classes for Beginners

April 29, 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: 2
About This Program:
Baffled by computers? Come learn computer basics at GPPL! This seven-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. ...

Meditation @ GPPL

April 29, 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

April 29, 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

April 30, 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

April 30, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: GPPL
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology, Careers & Education
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...