Adults Calendar

Feb 19

Writers’ Support Circle

Sit down with members of the Brantford Writer's Circle, a group of writers who meet as equals in a friendly exchange of ideas about each other's work. 

Contact Robin at rharding@brantford.library.on.ca for more information and to register. 

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Feb 19

English Conversation Circles (Ages: 19+)

For newcomers to Canada, 18 years and older, who want to improve their English speaking skills and make new friends. A partnership of YMCA Immigrant Settlement Services – YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford and Brantford Public Library, supported by Citizenship and Immigration Canada. Registration required. 
Call 519-752-4568 ext. 3645 for information.

Note: Program runs until December 18th and then resumes on January 8. 

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Feb 20

The Thinking Place: A Lunchtime Speaker Series - Alternative Pathways to a College Education

What is keeping you from college? Not sure where to start or who to talk to? Not sure what to choose? Didn’t complete high school? Join Sandra Maguire of Conestoga College and learn about overcoming your barriers to college and accessing school in ways you never thought possible. 

The Thinking Place is a lunchtime speaker series where attendees can hear from experts on topics that are relevant to the community. Joins us every week at 12:30 p.m. at the Main Branch. 

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Feb 21

Financial Planning for Life - Retirement Planning

Local bank representatives provide you with information on retirement planning.

Register for all or one of the programs in this series. 

Programs in the Financial Planning for Life Series include:

Investment Planning 
Wills and Estates

Online registration required, if you need assistance registering please call us at 519-756-2220.

Register Online

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Feb 21

Stop Smoking Workshop

Join a representative from the Brant County Health Unit, for a 3-hour program where you will receive information and resources, including a FREE 5-week kit of NRT patches. Registration Required.

Call 519-753-4937 EXT. 455 to register.

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Feb 21

BPL Knitting Circle - St. Paul Branch (Ages: 18+)

Drop in for company, conversation and advice from other knitters. 

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Feb 21

New! Bell City Author Series Featuring - Jennifer Robson (Ages: 18+)

Jennifer Robson will join us on Thursday, February 21st, 2019 (replacing the previously scheduled Amy Stuart).  
Robson is the #1 bestselling author of Somewhere in France, After the War is Over and Goodnight from London.
Her most recent book The Gown, which was released at the start of the year, is already on The Globe and Mail's Bestseller list. Robson teased details of this book at her appearance at the Library in the fall. This appearance was one of the most-talked about author appearances the Library has ever held - so don't miss your chance to see Robson this February!

All purchased tickets for the Amy Stuart event are still valid for this Jennifer Robson event. If you have any questions or need to make alternative arrangements, please call 519-756-2220 ext. 356 or send an email to rharding@brantford.library.on.ca. 

For more information, and to get tickets click here.

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Feb 25

Tech Time! Tech Help Clinics

Looking for help with e-books and audio-books or using our online services? Grab you latest gadget - tablet, e-reader, cell phone, laptop, MP3 player, and we'll get you started.

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.

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