Events at Your Local Public Library

Bibliothèque publique d'Abram-Village

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  • Scrapbooking Night Tuesdays from 4 to 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday Mornings at the Library Wednesdays from 10 to 11 a.m.
    October 17: Autumn theme
    October 24: Halloween craft
    October 31: Halloween celebration
  • LEGO at the Library Wednesdays from 4 to 8 p.m.
  • Story Time Saturdays at 10 a.m.
    October 12: International Day of the Girl

Alberton Public Library

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  • Walking/Nordic Walking Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m. Start a healthy habit at the new walking oval at the head of the Confederation Trail. Warm-up exercises and extra Nordic poles available.
  • Family Story Time Wednesdays at 1 p.m.
  • Ukulele Fun Fridays at 1:00 p.m. Bring your own ukulele to this beginners' class.
  • Children's Imagination Station Saturdays at 11 a.m.
  • Family Game Night Tuesday, October 22 at 7 p.m. Bring your friends and family to a friendly game of Cranium.
  • Whooo love Book Folding? Wednesday, October 23 at 10:30 a.m. Come learn to fold a book into an owl. All you need is a pencil and ruler - 'owl' show you how.
  • Alberton Book Club Wednesday, October 30 at 7 p.m. Pick up a copy of Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng and join us for a lively discussion.

Borden-Carleton Public Library

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  • Wiggle Giggle Read Mondays at 10 a.m.
  • Rug Hooking and Knitting Wednesdays at 2 p.m.
  • Adult Book Club Wednesday, October 16 at 7 p.m. Join in a lively discussion about a thought-provoking book. Pick up your copy at the circulation desk today.

Breadalbane Public Library

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  • Craft Table All month long during regular hours.
  • Jigsaw Puzzle All month long during regular hours.
  • LEGO Building All month long during regular hours.
  • Family Story Time Saturdays at 2:30 p.m.

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.
  • Family Game Time Fridays at 11 a.m. For ages 5 to 12.
  • 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.
  • Bedtime Stories Tuesday, October 15 at 6 p.m. For all ages.
  • Puppet Plays Wednesday, October 16 at 10:30 a.m. For ages 3 to 5.
  • Craft or Fail: Tin Can Luminary Wednesday, October 16 at 6:30 p.m. Create a luminary for Halloween or for fall décor.
  • Teen Advisory Group Thursday, October 17 at 2 p.m. Between the ages of 13-18? Want to have a say in the events and activities that happen at the library? Earn volunteer hours and build leadership skills while having fun.
  • Seniors' Café Thursday, October 17 at 2 p.m. Meet new people and share a cup of tea or coffee.
  • Teen Make & Take Saturday, October 19 at 2 p.m. All supplies will be provided.
  • Book Launch: The Wereduck Code Sunday, October 20 at 2 p.m. Dave Atkinson will be launching the third book in his Wereduck series, The Wereduck Code.
  • Bat Week Wednesday, October 23 at 7 p.m. Join Robert Harding from Parks Canada to celebrate International Bat Week.
  • What are the Dead Up To? Thursday, October 24 at 6:30 p.m. Karen Forrest, Angel Lady, will share uplifting angelic stories and reveal her process of how to easily hear angels and how they talk to you.
  • 5-Minute Book Club Tuesday, October 29 at 4 p.m. Have you ever joined a book club and not read the chosen book? This book club is for you. Here is a chance to read a book of your choosing and share it with others.
  • Going Batty Over Bats Wednesday, October 30 at 5:30 p.m. For ages 5 to 12.

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

  • Download the library's monthly program listing.
  • Toddler Story Time Saturdays at 10 a.m.
    October 19: Story time followed by an apple snack and pie making with Chef Pierre.
  • Scrapbooking Night Thursday, October 24 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
  • Adult Book Club Thursday, November 21 at 6:30 p.m. New members are always welcome.

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.
  • Afternoons with Austen - Six Months, Six Novels
    Northanger Abbey: Tuesday, October 15 at 2 p.m.
    Pride and Prejudice:Tuesday, November 19 at 2 p.m.
    Mansfield Park: Tuesday, December 17 at 2 p.m.
    Emma:Tuesday, January 21 at 2 p.m.
    Persuasion: Tuesday, February 18 at 2 p.m.
  • Women's Health Workshop Wednesday, October 16 from 7 to 8 p.m.
  • Historical Mysteries Book Club Thursday, October 17 from 1 to 2 p.m.
  • Junior Writers' Group Saturday, October 19 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Writers' Group Saturday, October 19 from 1:30 to 3 p.m.
  • Adult Book Club Wednesday, October 23 from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
  • Group Art Show: Dreams and/or Nightmares Tuesday, October 29 at 7 p.m.

Crapaud Public Library

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  • 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.
  • Card Making Thursday, October 17 at 6:30 p.m. All supplies will be provided, no experience necessary.
  • T-shirt Tote Bag Thursday, October 24 at 6:30 p.m. Bring your own t-shirt (and sharp scissors if you have
    them.) The larger the t-shirt, the bigger the bag.

Georgetown Genevieve Soloman Memorial Library

Hunter River Memorial Library

  • Download the library's monthly program listing.
  • Arts and Crafts Table During regular library hours.
  • Jigsaw Table During regular library hours.
  • Family Story Time Fridays at 11 a.m. 
  • Altered Book Project Saturday, October 19 at 11 a.m. Try your hand at making an altered book to take home. Bring yourself and your imagination; we will supply all the materials you need.

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.
  • After-School Art Wednesday, October 9 and 23 at 4 p.m. For ages 9-12 and teens.
  • Adult Book Club Thursday, October 10 and 31 at 2 p.m.
  • Family Story Time Fridays at 11 a.m. For ages 3-5.
  • Chess Club Saturdays at 1 p.m. For ages 6-12, teens.
  • Crochet a Granny Square with Fran Wednesday, October 16 at 2 p.m. Bring a crochet hook (size 5 or 6) and yarn in you have any.
  • Adult Distopian Book Club Thursday, October 17 at 7 p.m.
  • Junior Book Club Saturday, October 19 at 11 a.m.
  • Mental Health Priorities for Adults Saturday, October 26 at 2:30 p.m. Presented by Karen Biggar, RN.
  • Trick or Treat at the Library Thursday, October 31 from 2 to 8 p.m.

Kinkora Public Library

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  • Preschool Story Time Thursdays at 10 a.m.
  • Junior Book Club Tuesday, October 15 at 3:30 p.m. For ages 7 to 9. Stop by the library to pick up your copy of this year's first book.
  • Preteen Book Club Tuesday October 22 at 3:30 p.m. For ages 10 to 12. Stop by the library to pick up your copy of The Lotterys Plus One by Emma Donoghue.
  • Ghosts, Goblins, and Pumpkins Tuesday, October 29 from 5 to 6 p.m. Put on your costume and stop by the library to do some early trick or treating, play some games, and do a craft.
  • Beyond the Book Tuesday, October 29 at 6 p.m. The October selection is Goodnight from London by bestselling author Jennifer Robson. Stop by the library to pick up a copy and join us! New members are always welcome.

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.
  • Music, Movement, and More Thursdays at 11 a.m. from September 12 to October 17.
  • Montague Library Writers' Guild Every second Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. New writers are welcome.

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.
  • Jiggly Brains, Monster Eggs, and Other Cool Science Saturday, October 19 at 1 p.m. Just in time for Halloween decorating.
  • Adult Book Club Monday, October 28 at 7 p.m. Join us for this once-a-month exploration of a great book. Contact the library for details.

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.
  • Adult Ukulele Sing-Along Wednesdays at 1 p.m.
  • 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.
  • Bricks and Blocks LEGO Club Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday Book Club Wednesday, October 30 at 6:30 p.m.

Summerside Rotary Library

  • Download the library's monthly program listing.
  • Wiggle Giggle Read Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m. and Fridays at 10:30 a.m.
  • Teen Awesome Activities Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m. Every week there will be different awesome activities for ages 13 and up.
  • 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.
  • Family Story Time Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.
  • Imagination Station Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This is a DIY space where families can gather to create, invent, and learn.
  • Tech Help Saturdays at 2 p.m. Bring your tablet, laptop, cell phone, e-reader, etc. and we will try to help.
  • LEGO Club Sundays from 12 to 4 p.m.
  • Crokinole Wednesday, October 2 and 16 at 1:30 p.m. Come learn the ins and outs of how to play crokinole and then compete to be the crokinole champion.
  • Needle Craft Club Thursday, October 10 & 24 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.
  • Storytime with a Firefighter Thursday, October 17 at 10:30 a.m. This special storytime features one of our local firefighters. For ages 3 to 5.
  • Western Authors' Group (WAG) Saturday, October 19 at 1 p.m. Enjoy Writing? Meet new people and share ideas and feedback with other aspiring authors.
  • Secret Society of Nerds with Yarn Monday, October 21 at 3:30 p.m. Teens around ages 13 to 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.
  • Where the Wild Books Are Tuesday, October 22 at 4 p.m. Teens, come to this epic gathering of bibliophiles and discuss what you're reading, your favorite book, your to-be-read list, why the book was so much better than the movie, or anything else that comes to mind.
  • Adult Book Club Saturday, October 26 at 2 p.m. Join in a lively discussion about some of today's most intriguing books.
  • An Evening with Efficiency PEI Monday, October 28 at 6:30 p.m. Join us as a representative from Efficiency PEI discusses programs, rebates, and information about how to reduce your day-to-day energy use.
  • Haunted Library Tuesday, October 29 at 4 p.m. The library has been invaded by all manner of ghosts and goblins. These spooks have set up hair-raising games and activities for children and teens to come and enjoy... if they dare. Come dressed in costume and enter your name for a prize.

Bibliothèque publique J.-Henri-Blanchard (Summerside)

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  • Story Time Saturdays at 10 a.m. For ages 3 to 6.
  • This Is Not a Book Club Wednesday, October 16 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Join us for puzzles, crosswords, drawing, and games.
  • Daddy and Me LEGO Saturday, October 19 from 10 to 11 a.m. Contact the library to register.
  • Halloween Puppet Play Saturday, October 26 at 10 a.m. Bring your costume, there will be snacks and prizes. Contact the library to register.
  • Stories in the Dark Wednesday, October 30 at 6 p.m.

Tignish Public Library

Tyne Valley Public Library

  • Download the library's monthly program listing.
  • 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.
  • LEGO at the Library Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Costume Extravaganza Saturday, October 26 at 11 a.m. Join us for crafts and games. Costumes are encouraged but not required. For ages 6 to 12.
Published date: 
October 15, 2019
Education and Lifelong Learning

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