Information session

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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Tech & Culture

Tech & Culture; a club for the tech enthusiast and thinker.  Are you passionate about technology? Join us to explore new technologies (with hands-on demonstrations) as well as to discuss the cultural, moral and existential impact of these technological changes on our day to day life. First Tuesday of the month.

May 1st, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Job Search Techniques and Assertive Communication - an Employment Workshop for Teens

Attention job-hunting teens!  Join us for an Employment Information Session with RNC Employment Services.  Get insider tips on how to spruce up your resume, start your job search and prepare for interviews.

Day & Time:  Friday, 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Date:  May 4, 2018

Ages:  15 – 18

Fee:  Free!  Please register in advance.

May 4th, 10:30am to 12:00pm
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Stars: a Twinkle in the Night - a Youth Astronomy Presentation

Join Ian Wheelband of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada for this engaging presentation, followed by a telescope viewing of the night sky (weather permitting). 

Day & Time:  Thursday, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Date:  May 31

Ages:  11 - 16

Fee:  Free!  Please register in advance.

May 31st, 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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Home Alone Program

Designed by the Canadian Safety Council, this program helps prepare 9 – 11 year olds for being home alone during short periods of time.  Participants will learn basic first aid and safety procedures, as well as to recognize hazards, and when and how to use 911.  Offered in partnership with St. John Ambulance.

Day & Time: Monday, 1:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Date:  June 4, 2018

Ages: 9 – 11

Fee:  $39

June 4th, 1:30pm to 4:30pm
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Tech & Culture

Tech & Culture; a club for the tech enthusiast and thinker.  Are you passionate about technology? Join us to explore new technologies (with hands-on demonstrations) as well as to discuss the cultural, moral and existential impact of these technological changes on our day to day life. First Tuesday of the month.

 

 

 

April 3rd, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Money Talks

Money Talks.  A free, informal discussion group to exchange ideas and unbiased financial information.   7:00-8:30 p.m. first Wednesday of the month, September to June.   Moderator Roger Strong is not affiliated with any financial institution.  Wednesday April 4: Investment Plans/Investment Environment: What is our collective experience?

April 4th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Kids Knit!

A kids knitting circle for young knitters (or wannabe knitters) of all abilities! Instruction and materials are provided, as well as guidance in choosing your project! Let us know when you register if you’re a beginner or an expert.

Dates: Tuesdays May 1, 8, 15, 22

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7-12 years

Fee: $5.00 (for needles and yarn—you will get to keep them)

Repeats every week every Tuesday 3 times .
May 1st, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
May 8th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
May 15th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Kids Knit!

Kids Knit!

A kids knitting circle for young knitters (or wannabe knitters) of all abilities! Instruction and materials are provided, as well as guidance in choosing your project! Let us know when you register if you’re a beginner or an expert.

Dates: Tuesdays May 1, 8, 15, 22

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 7-12 years

Fee: $5.00 (for needles and yarn—you will get to keep them)

May 15th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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