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  • Thursdays, Aug 01, 2024 - Dec 19, 2024
    90 minutes

    11 sessions remaining

    Join us at yarn club!

    Knitters, crocheters, needle workers, rug hookers – all are welcome to socialize with fellow yarn crafters and work on their latest project.

    Drop-in program.

  • Thursday Aug 01, 2024 at 10:30am
    45 minutes

    Reach up high. Touch the sky. Yoga and stars.

    Drop-in. Ages 4-8.

  • Thursdays, Aug 01, 2024 - Dec 05, 2024
    120 minutes

    5 sessions remaining

    An open house for persons with dementia, their care partners, and families.

    Fun and stimulating mental activities are planned to enhance the social interactions and the connections that are built within the group. Light snacks and warm drinks are served alongside items that aim to spark conversations and reminiscing.

    First Thursday of each month (starts in May 2023). 1-3pm.

  • Thursdays, Aug 01, 2024 - Dec 05, 2024
    60 minutes

    5 sessions remaining

    Share the enjoyment of good books in a relaxed atmosphere. All are welcome! Drop-in program.

    This group meets the first Thursday of the month  2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

    July 4  "A World Elsewhere" by Wayne Johnston

    August 1  "The Lincoln Highway" by Amor Towles

    September 5 "The Elegance of the Hedgehog" by Muriel Barbery

    October 3 "Peacekeeper's Daughter" by Tanya Bellehumeur-Allat

    November 7 "Fire Weather: the Making of the Beast" by John Vaillant

    December 5 "Fleishman is in Trouble" by Taffy Brodesser-Akner

  • Books

    Thursdays, Aug 01, 2024 - Jan 02, 2025
    60 minutes

    6 sessions remaining

    Everyone is welcome to join Vernon’s book club!
    Visit with your friends and neighbours to discuss great books.

    First Thursday of the month

    July 4 – Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus
    August 1– Fight Night by Miriam Toews
    September 5 – A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
    October 3 – Jennie’s Boy by Wayne Johnston
    November 7 – The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman
    December 5 – Dictionary of Lost Words by Pip Williams
    January 2 (2025) – Wrong Place Wrong Time by Gillian McAllister

    Books will be available at the Vernon branch service hub.

  • Friday Aug 02, 2024 at 2:00pm
    120 minutes

    Come watch a FREE screening of fun, family-friendly movies every Friday this summer at the Blackburn Hamlet branch! Popcorn provided. Bring your own water bottle. Costumes are always welcome!  

    Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile (2022) - 107 mins - G 

    It's hard enough to adjust to a big move -- even harder when it's to New York City -- and harder still when there's a singing crocodile living in your attic! Josh Primm isn't making friends easily, so he's glad that Lyle is willing, but their menacing neighbor is determined to rid the neighborhood of the reptile.

    Le film sera visionné en anglais / Movie will be shown in English 

    July 5 – Elemental (2023 – PG) 

    July 12 – The Bad Guys (2022 – G) 

    July 19 – The Little Mermaid (2023 – PG) 

    July 26 – Minions: The Rise of Gru (2022 – PG)  

    August 2 – Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile (2022 – G) 

    August 9 – Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken (2023 – G) 

    August 16 – The Super Mario Bros. Movie (2023 – PG) 

    August 23 – Wish (2024 – G) 

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    Friday Aug 02, 2024 at 2:30pm
    120 minutes

    Play cards games, and giant board games at the library. Family Program. Drop in. 

    *Weather permitting we will set up outside on the front lawn*

  • Friday Aug 02, 2024 at 3:00pm
    90 minutes

    Come and play Vintage Wii U Gaming.

    Before Wii Switch there was Wii U.

    No experience is necessary.

    Teen volunteers are more than happy to help you learn to play on the Wii U.

    A Break from the heat.  Fridays afternoons drop in

    See you soon.

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    Saturdays, Aug 03, 2024 - Aug 24, 2024
    30 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Stories, rhymes and songs for children of all ages and a parent or caregiver. Drop-in.

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    Saturdays, Aug 03, 2024 - Aug 17, 2024
    90 minutes

    2 sessions remaining

    Play card games, and board games at the library.

    Drop-in program. Ages 6-12.