Fall Programs

For programs requiring registration, sign up at the Information Desk at the Main Library or call 519-756-2220. Registration for summer programs starts Tuesday, September 8, 2015.

Drop-In Programs

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English Conversation Cafe (Ages: 19+)

December 1st, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Main Library

Practice your spoken English in a relaxed social setting. Newcomers to Canada, 19 years and older, who want to improve their English and make new friends are welcome. The program runs every Tuesday evening at the Main Library from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Just drop in!
Note: The Cafe will resume on September 8th.


Let’s Knit

December 2nd, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Main Library Auditorium

Do you like to knit? Knitters of all levels are invited to join us for great company,
advice and to learn some new techniques from guest instructors including
local expert, Nadia Bechtold. Just drop in and remember to bring your knitting
projects! Starts October 7.


St. Paul Knitters Circle (Ages: 18+)

December 3rd, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

St. Paul Branch

This informal knitting group meets at the St. Paul Library on the first and third Thursday of every month from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. Drop in for company, conversation, tea and advice from other knitters.Bring your knitting projects! For ages 18 and up. Drop in.


BPL Genealogy Club

December 9th, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Main Library Auditorium

Interested in tracing your family tree? Not sure where to start or perhaps you’ve hit a dead end in your research. The BPL Genealogy Club meets once a month. Learn about various resources that may help you with your research and talk to fellow genealogists. New members welcome!

Seniors @ BPL

This Fall our Seniors @ BPL committee has some informative and entertaining programs
for you! This is a great time to connect with others and meet new people. All programs are
free of charge and start at 2:30 p.m. in the Auditorium at the Main Library.
Registration is required. Call 519-756-2220 and ask for the Information Desk to register.

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Celebrating the Season

December 9th, 2:30 - 3:30 pm

Main Library Auditorium

Enjoy refreshments, entertainment and a little something seasonal.

Health & Wellness

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Restorative Meditation

December 5th, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Main Library Program Room

Join us for guided meditation and tension relieving stretches. Featuring Paul and Katrina Azevedo. Just drop in!

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Everyday Relaxation Techniques

December 19th, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Main Library Program Room

Discover relaxation techniques for everyday life situations and creative ways to enhance personal wellness in your life. Join Brad Mears to learn about deep breathing, progressive muscle relaxation and guided imagery.

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DIY Cards and Tags at St. Paul

December 9th, 2:00 - 3:00 pm

St. Paul Avenue Branch

Registration required.


DIY Cards and Tags

December 10th, 6:30 - 7:30 pm

Main Library Auditorium

Registration required.

Basic Computer Course Series


Introduction to PowerPoint

December 1st, 2:00pm - 2:45pm

Main Library - Third Floor Computer Lab

Learn to create a basic Powerpoint presentation. Basic computer skills required. Registration required. Only 9 spaces available.

Writer's Workshop Series

What is a writer? Someone who writes. What is an author? A writer who shares their work with the world. We want to help you do both. Come to our workshops and set your inner storyteller free!

Tech Help Clinics

Clinics are held from time to time and will appear below. One-on-one assistance with digital devices can be scheduled with the Library's  Book a Librarian service.

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Tech Help Clinics

November 30th, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Main Library Community Room

Need help with your new device? Then drop in for Tech Time!
Bring in your MP3 player, tablet, e-reader, cell phone, laptop .. or whatever device you have, and we will get you started. We won’t make you an expert, but we can help you get that e-book or audiobook downloaded! 

PLEASE NOTE: If you are unable to make the drop in
time then give us a call and “Book A Librarian” for
some one-on-one help.