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  • lego pieces

    Friday Oct 06, 2023 at 2:00pm
    120 minutes

    Building Boom! Show off your architectural creativity with Lego®!

    Archiboum! Architectes en herbes, à vos Lego®! 

  • Tuesdays, Oct 10, 2023 - Oct 24, 2023
    30 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

    Stories, rhymes, songs and activities for babies (ages 0-18 months) and a parent/caregiver. Drop-in program. (No registration needed.)

    Contes, comptines, et chansons pour les bébés (0-18 mois) accompagnés d’un parent ou gardien(ne). Portes-ouvertes. (Inscription non-requise.)

  • Tuesday Oct 10, 2023 at 2:00pm
    120 minutes

    Join us for a workshop on how to protect your home computer.

    The average time it takes for an unprotected computer to be compromised after connecting to the Internet is under 15 minutes. Don't let it be yours. Chris Taylor, President of the Ottawa PC Users' Group will show you the simple steps you need to take to keep your PC from being hacked. And best of all, it can be done for free.

  • Wednesdays, Oct 11, 2023 - Oct 25, 2023
    30 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

    Stories, rhymes and songs for children of all ages and with parents or caregivers. Registration required. For families. /  Contes, comptines et chansons pour les enfants de tous âges et leur parents ou gardien(nes). Inscription requise. Pour les familles.

  • Saturday Oct 14, 2023 at 2:00pm
    120 minutes

    Join us for an afternoon of strategy.  Play connect four, checkers or chess.  Challenge someone new!  For ages 8+  /  Rejoignez-nous pour un après-midi de stratégie.  Jouez à Connect 4, aux dames ou aux échecs.  Défiez quelqu’un de nouveau!  Pour les âges 8+

  • Mondays, Oct 16, 2023 - Jan 15, 2024
    60 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Members of the Blackburn Hamlet Book Club meet to enjoy and discuss a wide variety of books selected by book club members. All welcome!

    Monday, September 18, 2-3pm No Time Like The Future by Michael J. Fox

    Monday, October 16, 2-3pm The Midnight Library by Matt Haig

    Monday, November 20, 2-3pm Ducks by Kate Beaton

    Monday, December 18, 2-3pm Are you there god? It’s me, Margaret by Judy Blume

    Monday, January 15, The Woman Inside by MT Edvardsson

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    Saturday Oct 21, 2023 at 2:00pm
    120 minutes

    Come crafting at the library, we have all the supplies you need to satisfy your creativity! Drop-in program. 

    Viens bricoler à la biblio, on a tout ce qu’il te faut pour que tu puisses satisfaire l’artiste en toi! Portes ouvertes.

  • Tuesday Oct 24, 2023 at 2:00pm
    120 minutes

    Can't keep track of all your many passwords? Join us to learn some tips and tricks to help keep your usernames and your passwords organized.

    We are told: don't write down passwords; don't reuse passwords; make passwords long and complex. Chris Taylor, President of the Ottawa PC Users' Group will show how to use free software that stores all your usernames and passwords along with related information and protects them with a single, very strong password. Don't let your online accounts get compromised. It's easy and free.

  • Wednesdays, Oct 25, 2023 - Nov 22, 2023
    60 minutes

    2 sessions remaining

    Join us for a discussion of cookbooks and recipes. We will meet once per month at the Blackburn Hamlet branch. Try a recipe from each month’s cookbook selection and tell us what you think! ​
    All are welcome!

    October book: 

    Make This Tonight

    Recipes to Get Dinner on the Table


    I'm really looking forward to this one! This cookbook has a little something for everyone. Lots of versatility and gluten free options in every category. 

  • Thursdays, Oct 26, 2023 - Nov 30, 2023
    60 minutes

    2 sessions remaining

    Social Hour: Last Thursday of the month, 10:30am. Join your neighbors and have a chat over a coffee and or a crossword. Bring your own mug!

    Heure Sociale : Dernier jeudi du mois, 10h30am. Venez rencontrer et discuter avec vos voisins, autour d'un café et ou des mots croisés. Apportez votre propre tasse !