Back by popular demand! Learn how to create a plan to distribute your assets. Discover the what and why of estate planning and understand the various tools such as Power of Attorney, Wills, Joint Accounts, Gifting, Trust and Life Insurance etc. Pre-register.
Join Aurora Canvaswork Designer and Teacher, Lorene Salt for this 3-week Cuff Bracelet workshop. All materials supplied. Pre-register; space is limited. A basic knowledge of embroidery is an asset.
Dates: Wednesday November 7, 14, 21, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
“No house is worth hanging onto if it does not support you anymore”. Gain a better understanding of the different types of Retirement Homes available and learn about the number of resources available. Thursday May 24, 7:00 p.m. Pre-register
Author Event: Kerri Sakamoto Aurora Public Library is thrilled to welcome the author of the Commonwealth Prize-winning and Governor General's Literary Award-nominated The Electrical Field. Her new book Floating City, is described as ‘Citizen Kane reimagined, a novel about ambition and the relentless desire to belong’. Wednesday May 23, 7:00 p.m. Free.
Storm Chasing in Ontario, with David Chapman. Experience the entire life cycle of thunderstorms. See how they form and develop into powerful lightning and wind storms. Watch an Ontario supercell tornado from start to finish as it cuts a path through the countryside near Arthur, as well as two other tornadoes to hit our province. A very powerful presentation explaining the effects storms have in Ontario. Pre-register, Adult Information Desk or online, aurorapl.ca
The butterfly and the mystery of metamorphosis has long captivated the imagination of artists and writers, becoming universal symbols of beauty, freedom and transformation.
Grazyna Tonkiel is an artist and international expert on the lives and habits of the butterfly.
March is nutrition month, and this year’s theme is “Unlock the Power of Food”. In this workshop, food is our superhero and we’re going to discover its super powers! We’ll talk about trendy superfoods, whether the hype around them is real or not, and other nutrition heavy hitters like fiber, antioxidants, protein, and more. Small samples and recipes will be provided. With Samantha D'Arcy, Registered Dietician, Sobeys Extra
February is the month of love! Come learn how to show your heart some love with healthy eating. We’ll talk about the latest nutrition trends for heart health and some practical, easy ways to make heart healthy eating a habit for life. We will sample a better-for-you Valentine’s Day treat and you’ll walk away with lots of recipes and resources. With Samantha D'Arcy, Registered Dietician, Sobey's Extra
Language Development with Stephanie Zawalicz & Jill McDermid, Registered Speech-Language Pathologists. Free information to learn
- the difference between speech and language
- typical language developmental milestones from ages 0-6
-how oral language skills relate to literacy and academic success
-the importance of story-telling
- promoting language development at home through various stages of development
Speech Development with Stephanie Zawalicz, Speech-Language Pathologist. What is the difference between speech and language, how is speech produced, what is considered typical development for the English speech sounds, how can you help your child develop his/her speech sounds appropriately at home, and when is it time to seek professional help.