Events at Your Local Public Library

Bibliothèque publique d'Abram-Village

Alberton Public Library

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  • Family Story Time Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.
  • Children's Imagination Station Saturdays at 11 a.m.
  • 55+ Tech Advice for Tablets and Smartphones Wednesday, January 15 and 23 at 11 a.m.
  • Family Literacy Day: Snowshoes and Stories Saturday, January 25 at 10:30 a.m. Try snowshoeing and then warm up with story time and hot chocolate.
  • Alberton Book Club Wednesday, January 29 at 7 p.m.

Borden-Carleton Public Library

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  • Wiggle Giggle Read Mondays at 10 a.m.
  • Story Time Mondays at 10:30 a.m. For ages 3 to 5.
  • Rug Hooking and Knitting Wednesdays at 2 p.m.
  • Adult Book Club Wednesday, January 15 at 7 p.m. Join a lively discussion about a thought-provoking book. Pick up your copy at the circulation desk today.

Breadalbane Public Library

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  • Arts and Crafts Table All month long during regular hours.
  • Jigsaw Puzzle All month long during regular hours.
  • LEGO/Marvelasy Table All month long during regular hours.
  • Family Story Time Saturdays at 2:30 p.m.
  • Valentines for Vets Tuesday, January 7 to Saturday, January 18 during regular hours. Send some happiness to Canadian Veterans in long term care facilities by making Valentines for Vets. We'll supply everything needed.
  • Egg Carton Animals Saturday, January 25 at 3 p.m. Have fun creating different animals using recycled egg cartons.

Confederation Centre Public Library

  • Download the library's monthly adult and teen program listing.
  • Download the library's monthly children's program listing.
  • Family Story Time Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m.; Wednesdays at 11 a.m. For ages 3 to 5.
  • Toddler Time Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. For ages 1 to 3.
  • Wiggle, Giggle, Read Thursdays at 1:30 p.m. For ages 0 to 12 months.
  • Teen Drop-In Drawing Saturdays at 1:30 p.m. Supplies will be provided.
  • LEGO Club Sundays at 2 p.m. For ages 5 to 12.
  • Special Events for Family Literacy Day
    Grow Your Feelings: January 20 to 27 during regular hours.
    Story Time: Tuesday, January 21 at 3:30 p.m. and Wednesday, January 22 at 11 a.m.
    Toddler Time: Thursday, January 23 at 10:30 a.m.
    Feelings Wheel: Saturday, January 25 during regular hours.
  • Kids Code Club Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. from January 14 to February 18. Please register at the main desk or by calling the library at 902-368-4644.
  • Teen Coding Club Thursdays at 6 p.m. from January 16 to February 20. Please register at the main desk or by calling the library at 902-368-4642.
  • Valentines for Vets Saturday, January 4, 11, 18 in the Children's Library. Send some happiness to Canadian Veterans in long term care facilities by making Valentines for Vets. We'll supply everything needed.
  • Bedtime Stories Tuesday, January 15 at 6 p.m.
  • Craft or Fail: Sweater Mittens Wednesday, January 15 at 6:30 p.m. Please register by calling the library at 902-368-4642.
  • Seniors' Café Thursday, January 16 at 2 p.m. Meet new people and share a cup of tea or coffee.
  • Valentines for Vets Saturday, January 18 at 2 p.m. Drop by the Teen Space to make a homemade valentine for a Veteran.
  • Puppet Plays Wednesday, January 21 at 11 a.m.
  • Giving & Receiving Compassionate Meditation Wednesday, January 22 at 6 p.m. Presented by GEBIS.
  • Attracting Birds to Your Backyard Thursday, January 23 at 7 p.m. Presented by Dwaine Oakley and Nicole Murtagh.
  • Family Literacy Day: Feeling the Feels for Families Saturday, January 25 at 10:30 a.m. Story times and other activities to encourage families to talk about emotions.
  • Hot Chocolate Study Break Saturday, January 25 at 1 p.m. Teens are invited to drop by for a study break and enjoy a cup of hot chocolate.
  • Author Reading: Laura Churchill Duke, Author of Two Crows Sorrow Saturday, January 25 at 2 p.m.
  • 5-Minute Book Club Tuesday, January 28 at 4 p.m. A chance to share your love of books with others.
  • Coding for Adults with Code Mobile Tuesday, January 28 at 6 p.m. Please register by calling the library at 902-368-4642.

Bibliothèque publique Dr.-J.-Edmond-Arsenault (Charlottetown)

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  • Knitting Group Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. Spend your Thursday evenings knitting with friends.
  • Toddler Story Time Saturdays at 10 a.m.
  • Family Literacy Day Saturday, January 25 to Saturday, February 1. Celebrate numeracy all week long by playing our giant game of Snakes and Ladders.
  • Adult Book Club Thursday, January 16 at 6:30 p.m. This month's selection is Le Parfum by Patrick Süskind.

Cornwall Public Library

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  • Wiggle, Giggle, Read Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.
  • Drop-In Computer Help Fridays from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Bring your gadgets and your questions.
  • Family Story Time Fridays at 10:30 a.m.
  • Valentines for Vets Thursday, January 2 to Saturday, January 25 during regular hours. Send some happiness to Canadian Veterans in long term care facilities by making Valentines for Vets. We'll supply everything needed.
  • Afternoons with Austen - Six Months, Six Novels
    Emma: Tuesday, January 21 at 2 p.m.
    Persuasion: Tuesday, February 18 at 2 p.m.
  • Budgeting with Sharon Gillis Wednesday, January 15 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
  • Mystery Book Club Thursday, January 16 from 1 to 2 p.m.
  • Junior Writers' Group Saturday, January 18 from 10:30 a.m to 12:00 p.m.
  • Writers' Group Saturday, January 18 from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m.
  • Family Literacy Day: Family Dance Party Friday, January 24 at 11 a.m. Shake it off and get moving at the library.
  • Adult Book Club Wednesday, January 29 from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. The club will be discussing And My Name Is... Stories from the Quilt by Margie Carmichael.

Crapaud Public Library

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  • Globe and Mail Giant Holiday Crossword Puzzle All month long during regular hours.
  • Family Story Time Wednesdays at 11 a.m. Stories, songs, and rhymes for ages 3 to 5.
  • Creation Station Craft Space Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Bring your imagination and have some fun; supplies are provided.
  • Valentines for Vets January 15, 16, and 18 during regular hours. Send some happiness to Canadian Veterans in long term care facilities by making Valentines for Vets. We'll supply everything needed.
  • Card Making for Adults Thursday, January 16 at 6:30 p.m. No experience necessary; supplies will be provided.
  • Book Folding for Adults Thursday, January 30 at 6:30 p.m. Join us as we create something new out of an old book. Supplies will be provided.

Georgetown Genevieve Soloman Memorial Library

Hunter River Memorial Library

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  • Jigsaw Table During regular library hours.
  • Family Story Time Fridays at 11 a.m.
  • Drop-In Doodle and Draw Tuesday, January 21 at 6:30 p.m. We'll provide the supplies, you provide the creativity.
  • Family Literacy Day Read-In Saturday, January 25 at 10:30 a.m. Cozy up and enjoy some reading- and writing-themed activities for the whole family.
  • Chapter Chat Book Club Tuesday, January 28 at 6:30 p.m. Pick up our latest book club read any time this month and join us to chat about it.

Kensington Heritage Library

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  • Knit & Stitch Wednesdays at 2 p.m. If you love to knit, crochet, weave, cross stitch, quilt, etc. you'll enjoy this social time creating with like-minded new friends.
  • Adult Colouring Thursdays from 7 to 8 p.m. Supplies will be provided or bring your own.
  • Family Story Time Fridays at 11 a.m. For ages 3-5.
  • Chess Club Saturdays at 1 p.m. For ages 6-12, teens.
  • Adult Book Club Thursday, January 9 and 30 at 2 p.m.
  • Kids Morse Code Bracelets Saturday, January 18 and 25 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. For ages 6 to 12.
  • Kensington Food Forest Project with Daniel Cousins Thursday, January 16 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Learn about a project to replace the many trees lost to hurricane Dorian with fruit/food trees.
  • Adult Crafternoon: Morse Code Beading Tuesday, January 21 at 2 p.m. Supplies will be provided, but please call the library at 902-836-3721.
  • Pie Day Thursday, January 23 from 2 to 8 p.m. Have some pie, meet new friends, and beat the January blues.

Kinkora Public Library

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  • Globe and Mail Giant Holiday Crossword Puzzle All month long during regular hours.
  • Story Time Thursdays at 10 a.m. For ages 3 to 5.
  • Beyond the Book Tuesday, January 7 and 28 at 6 p.m. The January selection is The 100 Year Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson. Stop by the library to pick up a copy and join us. New members are always welcome.
  • Bookworms Book Club Tuesday, January 14 at 3:30 p.m. Stop by the library and pick up a copy of this month's book. New members are always welcome. For ages 7 to 9.
  • Preteen Book Club Tuesday, January 21 at 3:30 p.m. Stop in and pick up a copy of this month's book. New members are always welcome. For ages 10 to 12.

Montague Rotary Library

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  • Story Time Tuesdays at 11 a.m.
  • Toddler Time Wednesdays at 10 a.m.
  • After-School Gamers Wednesdays from 3 to 5 p.m. For ages 6 to 12.
  • Montague Library Writers' Guild Every second Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. New writers are welcome.
  • Family Literacy Day Read-In Saturday, January 25 at 11 a.m. Cozy up and enjoy some reading- and writing-themed activities for the whole family.

Morell Public Library

Mount Stewart Public Library

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  • Toddler Time Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.
  • Adult Book Club Join our new book club. Drop by the library to pick up a copy of the book of the month. We will pick a day and time to meet starting in October. Call or visit the library for more details.

Murray Harbour Public Library

Murray River Leona Giddings Memorial Library

  • Download the library's monthly program listing.
  • Story Time Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.
  • Drop-In Technology Help Visit the library for help with basic technology questions.
  • Adult Book Club Every second Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. Visit the library for more information and to pick up a copy of this month's book.
  • Story Time Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.

O'Leary Public Library

  • Download the library's monthly program listing.
  • Computer Help for Beginners Drop in or call the library to make an appointment.
  • Story Time Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. For ages 3 to 5.
  • Knit, Crochet, and Chat Fridays at 1 p.m. Enjoy knitting, crochet or other needle crafts? Want to learn? Whether experienced or a beginner, bring in your project, get ideas, and socialize.
  • LEGO at the Library Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Valentines for Vets Saturday, January 18 at 1 p.m. Send some happiness to Canadian Veterans in long term care facilities by making Valentines for Vets. We'll supply everything needed.
  • Deal Me In: Family Fun with Cards and Numbers Thursday, January 23 at 6 p.m. Elementary-age kids and their families can drop by to celebrate Family Literacy Day and to learn new card games that will up their numeracy skills.
  • Adult Book Club Monday, January 27 at 7 p.m. Call the library for details on this month's selection.

Souris Public Library

St. Peters Public Library

Stratford Public Library

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  • Artist of the Month Would you like to see your artwork displayed in the library's art gallery? Apply at the desk, call 902-569-7441, or email stratford@gov.pe.ca today for more information. All ages are welcome.
  • Brush Stop: Stories and Art Tuesdays at 10 a.m. For ages 3 to 5.
  • Tech Assistance Wednesdays from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. or by appointment.
  • Wiggle, Giggle, Read Thursdays at 10 a.m.
  • Family Story Time Thursdays at 11 a.m.
  • Yarn Crafts Thursdays at 1 p.m.
  • Valentines for Vets Thursday, January 2 to Saturday, January 18 during regular hours. Send some happiness to Canadian Veterans in long term care facilities by making Valentines for Vets. We'll supply everything needed.
  • Family Literacy Day Saturday, January 25 at 11:30 a.m. Take part in our Literacy Carnival: join the read-in, dance at the Bubble Dance Party, build with kinetic sand, playdough, and Lego, and practice your literacy skills through play and fun.
  • Wednesday Book Club Wednesday, January 29 at 6:30 p.m. This month's selection is 8:55 to Baghdad by Andrew Eames.

Summerside Rotary Library

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  • Al-Anon Family Group Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m. This is a self-help group for families and friends of alcoholics.
  • Quilting Club Wednesdays at 10 a.m. All skill levels are welcome to come in for help or just to discuss quilting techniques. Please provide your own supplies. The library has a sewing machine members can share.
  • English Corner for Newcomers Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m. starting January 15. Want to practice your English language skills? Come to the English Corner and make new friends while practising your English in relaxed setting. All skill levels welcome.
  • Family Story Time Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.
  • Wiggle Giggle Read Fridays at 10:30 a.m.
  • LEGO Club Sundays from 12 to 4 p.m.
  • Adult Book Club Saturday, January 4 and 25 at 2 p.m. Join a lively discussion about some of today's most intriguing books.
  • Needle Craft Club Thursday, January 9 and 23 at 2 p.m. Meet new people and socialize while you knit or do other needlework. Get advice and learn new techniques. Bring your own materials.
  • Secret Society of Nerds with Yarn Monday, January 13 and 20 at 3:30 p.m. Teens around age 13-19 can join the SSNWY to learn the basics of how to knit, crochet, and/or cross stitch. Already know how? Just come talk to like-minded people or get help on your latest projects. Some materials will be provided or bring your own.
  • Quilting Display Thursday, January 16 to Tuesday, January 21 during regular hours. Stroll through a lovely display of quilted masterpieces.
  • CLIA Renters Series Monday, January 13 at 6:30 p.m. Are you renting on PEI? Join Community Legal Information for this free information session to learn more about your legal rights and responsibilities as a renter.
  • Kool Kids Use Lip Balm Tuesday, January 14 at 4 p.m. Are your lips getting chapped in the chilly weather? Come to the library and make your own lip balm using Kool-Aid.
  • Crokinole Wednesday, January 15 at 1:30 p.m. Come learn the ins and outs of how to play crokinole and then compete to be the champion.
  • Mindfulness Jars Sunday, January 19 from 2 to 4 p.m. Join us as we take a foray into mindfulness. Decorate a jar to hold tips and sayings to help bring positive thinking into your life. For ages 14 and up.
  • Resume Building Workshop Monday, January 20 at 6:30 p.m. Learn tips and ideas on how to update and build your resume. Please register for this program by calling 902-436-7323.
  • Celebrate Family Literacy Saturday, January 25 at 10:30 a.m. As part of Family Literacy Week, come to the library for a special program all about sensory literacy.
  • Family Literacy Day: Feeling the Feels for Families Saturday, January 25 at 11 a.m. Story times and other activities to encourage families to talk about emotions.
  • Online Job Searching Monday, January 27 at 6:30 p.m. Learn about recommended job search sites, how to use social media to job search, the dos and donts of job searching online, and how researching a prospective employer can help you with your job search process. Please register for this program by calling 902-436-7323.
  • Appy Hour Tuesday, January 28 at 1:30 p.m. In partnership with East Prince Senior's Initiative, the library is holding a workshop about different apps for your smartphone or tablet. Bring your device (iPad, iPhone, smartphone, tablet, android, etc.) and learn how to download and use different apps.
  • Where the Wild Books Are Tuesday, January 28 at 4 p.m. Teens, come to this epic gathering of bibliophiles and discuss what you're reading, your favorite book, your to-beread list, why the book was so much better than the movie, or anything else that comes to mind.

Bibliothèque publique J.-Henri-Blanchard (Summerside)

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  • Story Time Saturdays at 10 a.m. For ages 3 to 6.
  • Snowflakes, Snowflakes, Snowflakes Wednesday, January 15 at 6 p.m. Try your hand at making different styles of snowflakes. For all ages.
  • Family Literacy Day: Using Modelling Clay Like Barbara Reid Saturday, January 25 at 10 a.m. Please register for this program by calling 902-432-2748.

Tignish Public Library

Tyne Valley Public Library

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  • Preschool Story Time Wednesdays at 2 p.m. Join us for stories, songs, and fun. For ages 3-5.
  • Basic Tech Help Thursdays from 6 to 8 p.m. or by appointment.
  • Stitching Club Thursdays from 7 to 8 p.m.
  • Family Literacy Day: Understanding Google Calendar Thursday, January 23 at 6 p.m. What can Google Calendar do for you? Come find out. Learn how to add it to your phone or computer, print from it, and more.
Published date: 
January 13, 2020
Education and Lifelong Learning

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