Adult Programs

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Knitting Club at PSPL

Every other Friday - September 23rd to December 2, 2022 at 11 am

Come to Parry Sound Public Library for a social knitting club!  Meet, mingle, and share tips and techniques with other local knitters.  Bring your own project and supplies.  Coffee and tea will be provided.

Drop-in, located on the main level of the library (wheelchair accessible)

For more information, contact PSPL at 705-746-9601 or pspladultprogram@vianet.ca 

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PSPL Walking Group

Every Thursday in October at 9 AM

Join us for a casual weekly morning walk, every
Thursday for the month of October.


Get outside for some light exercise, socialize and
enjoy the beautiful fall colours. 

Register Here!

Registration is required.  For more information or to register, contact PSPL at 705-746-9601 or pspladultprogram@vianet.ca 

Ontario Public Library Week Programs

October 16 to 22, 2022

Tuesday, October 18th at 2 PM - Patron Appreciation Day
> Drop by the library for coffee and treats, on us!
Wednesday, October 19th at 1:30 PM - Intro to Yoga
> Introduction to yoga, drop-in basis at $5 per session, no  registration required.

Wednesday, October 19th at 2 PM - Reading with Poet

> Join us for a Reading with Poet Denis Stokes, author of Tunnel Jumping and The Blackstock Children.
Thursday, October 20th at 9 AM - PSPL Walking Group
> Join us for a casual morning walk on the Fitness Trail (Registration Required)
Thursday, October 20th at 2 PM - Author Reading
> Join us for an Author Reading with Carol Marie Newall, author of Outside the Gate: The True Story of a British Home Child in Canada.
Friday, October 21st at 11 AM - Knitting Club
> Meet, mingle, and share tips and techniques with other local
knitters.  ​Bring your own project and supplies.
Coffee and tea will be provided.

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Author Reading:

Carol Marie Newall

Thursday, October 20th at 2 PM

Join us for a free author presentation and reading with Carol Marie Newall, author of Outside the Gate: The True Story of a British Home Child in Canada.  A story of love and loss, pain and joy, as Winnie struggled to find her place in a young inhospitable country. It’s a revealing portrayal of a troubling chapter in Canadian and British history.

 

No registration required · main level of the library (wheelchair accessible)

For more information, contact PSPL at 705-746-9601 or pspladultprogram@vianet.ca 

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Cultural Awareness

Tuesday, October 25th at 5:30 to 8 PM

When in Rome, do as the Romans do.  We’ve all heard that expression but how realistic is it to expect newcomers to Canada to change their culture overnight? 

Join us as we explore Cultural Awareness in our community.  Get a little taste of what our new Canadians are going through and learn how you can help them adjust. 

Located in the library auditorium -not wheelchair accessible.  Registration required

Register Here!

For more information, contact PSPL at 705-746-9601 or pspladultprogram@vianet.ca 

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Intro to Yoga

Wednesdays @ 1:30 to 2:15 PM

Introduction to yoga with certified Yoga Instructor Ellen Koennecke, of Yoga in the Sound. Located in the library Auditorium. (not wheelchair accessible)

Program is on a drop-in basis at $5 per session, no registration required.  Masks are optional.

For more information, contact PSPL at 705-746-9601 or pspladultprogram@vianet.ca 

Please Note: there is no Intro to Yoga session on September 28th and October 12th.

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PSPL Adult Literacy Program

Are you new to Canada and would like help learning English?  Sign up for PSPL Adult Literacy Program and be paired with a tutor.  Tutoring takes place in the library on a time and date that works for both tutor and student.  Resources are provided. 

Student Registration Form

For more information, contact PSPL at 705-746-9601 or pspladultprogram@vianet.ca 

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Art Journaling

Tuesdays @ 11 AM (Nov. 8th to 29th)
Express yourself with creative sessions to explore your inner artist.  Create a visual journal using mixed media.  Includes starter package.

You are welcome to bring your own supplies.

Registration Required (limited space)

Located in the library auditorium

(not wheelchair accessible)

Register Here!

For more information, contact PSPL at 705-746-9601 or pspladultprogram@vianet.ca