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  • poster for Straight Outta Compton

    Tuesday Feb 27, 2024 at 6:00pm
    150 minutes

    Join us for a free screening of Straight Outta Compton. The film was directed by F. Gary Gray and was released in 2015. The screening will take place in our auditorium, starts at 6:00PM and is free to attend.

    Note: The film is intended for a mature audience. 147 minutes. In English with subtitles.

  • english

    Tuesdays, Feb 27, 2024 - Jun 25, 2024
    6:30pm
    60 minutes

    18 sessions remaining

    Practice your English as a 2nd language in a conversational, relaxed environment. 

    Tuesdays

    6:30-7:30 pm.

    September - June.

  • Tuesdays, Feb 27, 2024 - Jun 25, 2024
    6:30pm
    60 minutes

    18 sessions remaining

    Do you need a casual, friendly environment where you can practice your English-speaking skills?  Look no further than the English Conversation Group!  Receive guidance from our experienced conversation group leaders, meet new people, and gain confidence in your English speaking.

  • Tuesdays, Feb 27, 2024 - Apr 30, 2024
    6:30pm
    45 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

    Parent at and Child Book Club

    Share the love of reading! This new book club is for kids 10-12 and a parent or guardian. Share a book together and then join for fun and a book chat. The first book will be kept at the information desk in the kids’ section for you to pick up and read prior to the first book club meeting.

    We will meet monthly on Tuesday at 6:30 (45 minutes)

    One registration per family.

    January 30th Smile by Raina Telgemeier

    February 27th The Wild Robot by Peter Brown

    March 26th   Restart by Gordon Korman

    April 30th  The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate

  • Cooked food with ingredients on the table

    Tuesday Feb 27, 2024 at 6:30pm
    60 minutes

    Do you love to cook? Connect with other food enthusiasts and level up your cooking skills over great discussions. We will look at new and popular cookbooks together and share recipes that we have tried. 

  • Tatted bookmark

    Tuesday Feb 27, 2024 at 6:30pm
    90 minutes

    Learn to make lace! Over two sessions, you will learn the techniques of shuttle tatting and make a simple project. Tools and materials are provided. Ages 12-18. Registration required.

  • Tuesdays, Feb 27, 2024 - Jun 25, 2024
    6:30pm
    60 minutes

    5 sessions remaining

    Meet new people and share the enjoyment of good books in an informal and relaxed atmosphere. All are welcome!

    Drop-in every last Tuesday of the month between 6:30-7:30pm. 

    January 30th, February 27th, March 26th, April 30th, May 28th, and June 25th. 

    Books are available at the Metcalfe branch service hub. 

  • Tuesdays, Feb 27, 2024 - May 28, 2024
    6:30pm
    120 minutes

    14 sessions remaining

    Interested in playing D&D?  Then join us on for a D&D adventure.  Dungeons and Dragons is a fantasy role playing game in which your characters explore the world, solve puzzles and fight monsters. For ages 13-17.  Spaces limited.

  • Tuesdays, Feb 27, 2024 - Jun 11, 2024
    7:00pm
    60 minutes

    16 sessions remaining

    Practice English and meet new friends in a relaxed and friendly environment. 

    Margaret is an accredited teacher of English as a Second Language with more than 8 years experience in teaching adults who are new to Canada. Margaret endeavours to assist English learners strengthen their language skills through engaging conversations and discussions of some of the practical and cultural intricacies of living in Canada. 

  • Tuesdays, Feb 27, 2024 - Mar 05, 2024
    7:00pm
    60 minutes

    2 sessions remaining

    Drop in and practice your English through social conversation and fun group activities. All languages and cultural backgrounds welcome.