Adults

ESL Conversation Group

ESL Conversation Group. ESL students are welcome to join this FREE continuing adult English conversation program offered by a facilitator from York Catholic District School Board. By practicing everyday conversations, you will learn new vocabulary and improve pronunciation and speaking skills. Tuesdays and Thursdays
Register in two steps: 1) Sign up for the program at the Adult Information Desk, 905-727-9494 x275  2) Take the free language assessment test: ysla@tcet.com, 1-855-330-8655 or call the ESL assistance line at 416-221-5051 x13630

June 26th, 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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All Candidates Meet & Greet

Aurora Public Library invites you to drop by for an informal “Meet & Greet” with candidates nominated in the upcoming provincial election.  This is an opportunity to meet candidates from the ridings of Newmarket-Aurora and Aurora-Oak Ridges-Richmond Hill over coffee and conversation.

This event is intended as an information session in accordance with the Library’s role in civic engagement.

May 22nd, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Author Event: Kerri Sakamoto

Author Event: Kerri Sakamoto   Aurora Public Library is thrilled to welcome the author of the Commonwealth Prize-winning and Governor General's Literary Award-nominated The Electrical Field. Her new book Floating City, is described as ‘Citizen Kane reimagined, a novel about ambition and the relentless desire to belong’.  Wednesday May 23, 7:00 p.m. Free.

May 23rd, 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Storm Chasing in Ontario

Storm Chasing in Ontario, with David Chapman.   Experience the entire life cycle of thunderstorms. See how they form and develop into powerful lightning and wind storms. Watch an Ontario supercell tornado from start to finish as it cuts a path through the countryside near Arthur, as well as two other tornadoes to hit our province. A very powerful presentation explaining the effects storms have in Ontario. Pre-register, Adult Information Desk or online, aurorapl.ca

April 17th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Nutrition Series: Unlock the Power of Food!

March is nutrition month, and this year’s theme is “Unlock the Power of Food”. In this workshop, food is our superhero and we’re going to discover its super powers! We’ll talk about trendy superfoods, whether the hype around them is real or not, and other nutrition heavy hitters like fiber, antioxidants, protein, and more. Small samples and recipes will be provided.  With Samantha D'Arcy, Registered Dietician, Sobeys Extra

March 13th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Nutrition Series: Eat Your Heart Out! Nutrition Tips for a Healthy Heart

February is the month of love!  Come learn how to show your heart some love with healthy eating. We’ll talk about the latest nutrition trends for heart health and some practical, easy ways to make heart healthy eating a habit for life. We will sample a better-for-you Valentine’s Day treat and you’ll walk away with lots of recipes and resources. With Samantha D'Arcy, Registered Dietician, Sobey's Extra

February 13th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Language Development

Language Development with Stephanie Zawalicz & Jill McDermid, Registered Speech-Language Pathologists. Free information to learn

- the difference between speech and language

- typical language developmental milestones from ages 0-6

-how oral language skills relate to literacy and academic success

-the importance of story-telling

- promoting language development at home through various stages of development

 

November 28th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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