Events

Video Game Meetup

Drop in for an afternoon of gaming fun! Come play, relax and chat about games with others!

Game on the PS4, experience VR with the Oculus Go, enjoy snacks and more!

Feel free to bring your own gaming devices!

In Lebovic or Magna Room.

 

December 7th, 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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CANCELLED: How To: Library eResources

Learn how to use the library’s various online resources to read e-Books on Overdrive, listen to audiobooks on RBdigital, watch movies on Hoopla and listen to music on freegal…all for free! Bring your own devices.

Drop-ins welcome!

This program has been cancelled.

December 7th, 1:30pm to 3:00pm
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Sip & Stitch

Join us for some lively chit-chat and meet up to work on textile craft projects. Bring your own projects to work on, or start something with our basic scrap supplies! All levels welcome.

Staff will be available to help with basic questions. B.Y.O.Mug for tea and coffee.

Monday night meetings: Sept 30, Oct 28, Nov 11, 25, Dec 9, 23 from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday morning meetings: Sept 25, Oct 9, 23, Nov 6, 20, Dec 4, 18 from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

 

December 9th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

December 10th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Girls Who Code @ APL

Aurora Public Library will be leading a Girls Who Code club!

Girls Who Code clubs are meant for girls to join our sisterhood of supportive peers and role models, and use Computer Science to change the world. When you join a Club, you will be able to learn from fun and simple online coding tutorials, build community through interactive activities, and learn about inspiring role models. You then work in teams to design and build a Girls Who Code Project that solves real world problems you care about through code!

December 10th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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YA Book Club

If you enjoy reading and chatting about books, then this is the club for you!  Join us on the second Thursday of each month for lively discussions of excellent titles. 

The 2nd Thursday of each month; 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

2019 Dates:  October 10, November 14, December 12

2020 Dates:  January 9, February 13, March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11

Free.  For students in Grades 8 - 12  Please register in advance.

December 12th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

December 17th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Girls Who Code @ APL

Aurora Public Library will be leading a Girls Who Code club!

Girls Who Code clubs are meant for girls to join our sisterhood of supportive peers and role models, and use Computer Science to change the world. When you join a Club, you will be able to learn from fun and simple online coding tutorials, build community through interactive activities, and learn about inspiring role models. You then work in teams to design and build a Girls Who Code Project that solves real world problems you care about through code!

December 17th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Sip & Stitch

Join us for some lively chit-chat and meet up to work on textile craft projects. Bring your own projects to work on, or start something with our basic scrap supplies! All levels welcome.

Staff will be available to help with basic questions. B.Y.O.Mug for tea and coffee.

Monday night meetings: Sept 30, Oct 28, Nov 11, 25, Dec 9, 23 from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday morning meetings: Sept 25, Oct 9, 23, Nov 6, 20, Dec 4, 18 from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

 

December 18th, 10:00am to 11:00am
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Let's Do This! - Monthly Makeshops

Join us on the 3rd Thursday of each month for a different fun, creative project!

Free!  No registration necessary, just drop in.

For ages 9 - 14

September 19:  Pixelated Perler Beads

October 17:  Wondrous Wall Hangings

November 21:  Watercolour Tile Art

December 19:  Ugly Christmas Sweaters*

 

* Please bring your own sweater to decorate

 

 

December 19th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Sip & Stitch

Join us for some lively chit-chat and meet up to work on textile craft projects. Bring your own projects to work on, or start something with our basic scrap supplies! All levels welcome.

Staff will be available to help with basic questions. B.Y.O.Mug for tea and coffee.

Monday night meetings: Sept 30, Oct 28, Nov 11, 25, Dec 9, 23 from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday morning meetings: Sept 25, Oct 9, 23, Nov 6, 20, Dec 4, 18 from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

 

December 23rd, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Video Game Meetup

Drop into the Creative Studio for an afternoon of gaming fun! Come play, relax and chat about games with others!

Game on the PS4, Switch, experience VR with the Oculus Go and Rift, enjoy snacks and more!

Feel free to bring your own gaming devices!

Ages 10+

Creative Studio

January 4th, 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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Sip & Stitch

Calling all knitters, crocheters, embroiderers, and cross-stitchers. Use our embroidery, serger, and sewing machines for new projects, or sip on a drink and work on something old. Bring your own mug!

Mondays (7:00 - 8:00 p.m.): Jan 6 & 20, Feb 3, Mar 2, 16 & 30
Wednesdays (10:00 - 11:00 a.m.): Jan 15 & 29, Feb 12 & 26, March 11 & 25

 

January 6th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

January 7th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Girls Who Code

Get together with fellow girls who are interested in using Computer Science and learn how to code from fun and simple online coding tutorials! There are 10 sessions taking place on tuesdays in the library.

More information on the Girls Who Code program here: https://ca.girlswhocode.com/

Dates: Every Tuesday from Jan. 7 - Mar. 10
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: TBD
Ages: 10 - 15

January 7th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Preteen Book Club

Join our Preteen Book Club and make new friends with other book lovers! We’ll talk, read and do bookish activities.

Wednesdays January 8, February 5, March 4, April 1 and May 6, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Grades 5, 6 and 7

January 8th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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YA Book Club

If you enjoy reading and chatting about books, then this is the club for you!  Join us on the second Thursday of each month for lively discussions of excellent titles. 

The 2nd Thursday of each month; 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

2019 Dates:  October 10, November 14, December 12

2020 Dates:  January 9, February 13, March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11

Free.  For students in Grades 8 - 12  Please register in advance.

January 9th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

January 14th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Girls Who Code

Get together with fellow girls who are interested in using Computer Science and learn how to code from fun and simple online coding tutorials! There are 10 sessions taking place on tuesdays in the library.

More information on the Girls Who Code program here: https://ca.girlswhocode.com/

Dates: Every Tuesday from Jan. 7 - Mar. 10
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: TBD
Ages: 10 - 15

January 14th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Sip & Stitch

Calling all knitters, crocheters, embroiderers, and cross-stitchers. Use our embroidery, serger, and sewing machines for new projects, or sip on a drink and work on something old. Bring your own mug!

Mondays (7:00 - 8:00 p.m.): Jan 6 & 20, Feb 3, Mar 2, 16 & 30
Wednesdays (10:00 - 11:00 a.m.): Jan 15 & 29, Feb 12 & 26, March 11 & 25

 

January 15th, 10:00am to 11:00am
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Let's Do This! Monthly Makeshops - 2020 Vision Boards

Join us on the third Thursday of each month for a different fun, creative project.

Free.  For ages 9 - 14.  Drop in.

January 16:  2020 Vision Boards

February 20:  Clay Day - Jewellery & Keychains

March 19*: Set in Stone Photo Holders

* March 19th Makeshop will take place1:30 - 3:00 p.m. for March Break

January 16th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Sip & Stitch

Calling all knitters, crocheters, embroiderers, and cross-stitchers. Use our embroidery, serger, and sewing machines for new projects, or sip on a drink and work on something old. Bring your own mug!

Mondays (7:00 - 8:00 p.m.): Jan 6 & 20, Feb 3, Mar 2, 16 & 30
Wednesdays (10:00 - 11:00 a.m.): Jan 15 & 29, Feb 12 & 26, March 11 & 25

 

January 20th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

January 21st, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Girls Who Code

Get together with fellow girls who are interested in using Computer Science and learn how to code from fun and simple online coding tutorials! There are 10 sessions taking place on tuesdays in the library.

More information on the Girls Who Code program here: https://ca.girlswhocode.com/

Dates: Every Tuesday from Jan. 7 - Mar. 10
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: TBD
Ages: 10 - 15

January 21st, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Don't Be Afraid of the Dark!

Come join us to learn about stars and constellations. Also, don’t miss out on making your own light-up constellation jar!

Ages 7 and up with an adult

Thursday January 23, 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Registration opens December 6, 2019.

January 23rd, 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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APL Acts of Kindness

Earn volunteer hours by giving back to your community and showing love for your library.  Each month we will meet and spread joy in Aurora by committing different APL Acts of Kindness.

January 24th, 3:30pm to 5:30pm
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Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

January 28th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Girls Who Code

Get together with fellow girls who are interested in using Computer Science and learn how to code from fun and simple online coding tutorials! There are 10 sessions taking place on tuesdays in the library.

More information on the Girls Who Code program here: https://ca.girlswhocode.com/

Dates: Every Tuesday from Jan. 7 - Mar. 10
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: TBD
Ages: 10 - 15

January 28th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Sip & Stitch

Calling all knitters, crocheters, embroiderers, and cross-stitchers. Use our embroidery, serger, and sewing machines for new projects, or sip on a drink and work on something old. Bring your own mug!

Mondays (7:00 - 8:00 p.m.): Jan 6 & 20, Feb 3, Mar 2, 16 & 30
Wednesdays (10:00 - 11:00 a.m.): Jan 15 & 29, Feb 12 & 26, March 11 & 25

 

January 29th, 10:00am to 11:00am
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Teen Movie Night

Join us on the last Thursday* of each month for free popcorn and a fun teen movie.

Free. For ages 13+.  Drop in.

January 30:  The Sun is Also a Star

February 27:  The Maze Runner

March 26:  Napoleon Dynamite

 

 


 

January 30th, 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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DEATH CAFÉ

The Death Café movement, started in the UK, believes that “death belongs to everybody”. Join poet Mollie Coles Tonn to gather with people of all ages and demographics, eat cake and talk about death in an open context with no agenda. Please note that Death Café is not a grief support or counselling session.

January 30 | 7:00 – 8:30 pm | Lebovic Room

Register or drop in

January 30th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Video Game Meetup

Drop into the Creative Studio for an afternoon of gaming fun! Come play, relax and chat about games with others!

Game on the PS4, Switch, experience VR with the Oculus Go and Rift, enjoy snacks and more!

Feel free to bring your own gaming devices!

Ages 10+

Creative Studio

February 1st, 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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Sip & Stitch

Calling all knitters, crocheters, embroiderers, and cross-stitchers. Use our embroidery, serger, and sewing machines for new projects, or sip on a drink and work on something old. Bring your own mug!

Mondays (7:00 - 8:00 p.m.): Jan 6 & 20, Feb 3, Mar 2, 16 & 30
Wednesdays (10:00 - 11:00 a.m.): Jan 15 & 29, Feb 12 & 26, March 11 & 25

 

February 3rd, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

February 4th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Girls Who Code

Get together with fellow girls who are interested in using Computer Science and learn how to code from fun and simple online coding tutorials! There are 10 sessions taking place on tuesdays in the library.

More information on the Girls Who Code program here: https://ca.girlswhocode.com/

Dates: Every Tuesday from Jan. 7 - Mar. 10
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: TBD
Ages: 10 - 15

February 4th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Preteen Book Club

Join our Preteen Book Club and make new friends with other book lovers! We’ll talk, read and do bookish activities.

Wednesdays January 8, February 5, March 4, April 1 and May 6, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Grades 5, 6 and 7

February 5th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

February 11th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Girls Who Code

Get together with fellow girls who are interested in using Computer Science and learn how to code from fun and simple online coding tutorials! There are 10 sessions taking place on tuesdays in the library.

More information on the Girls Who Code program here: https://ca.girlswhocode.com/

Dates: Every Tuesday from Jan. 7 - Mar. 10
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: TBD
Ages: 10 - 15

February 11th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Sip & Stitch

Calling all knitters, crocheters, embroiderers, and cross-stitchers. Use our embroidery, serger, and sewing machines for new projects, or sip on a drink and work on something old. Bring your own mug!

Mondays (7:00 - 8:00 p.m.): Jan 6 & 20, Feb 3, Mar 2, 16 & 30
Wednesdays (10:00 - 11:00 a.m.): Jan 15 & 29, Feb 12 & 26, March 11 & 25

 

February 12th, 10:00am to 11:00am
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YA Book Club

If you enjoy reading and chatting about books, then this is the club for you!  Join us on the second Thursday of each month for lively discussions of excellent titles. 

The 2nd Thursday of each month; 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

2019 Dates:  October 10, November 14, December 12

2020 Dates:  January 9, February 13, March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11

Free.  For students in Grades 8 - 12  Please register in advance.

February 13th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

February 18th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Girls Who Code

Get together with fellow girls who are interested in using Computer Science and learn how to code from fun and simple online coding tutorials! There are 10 sessions taking place on tuesdays in the library.

More information on the Girls Who Code program here: https://ca.girlswhocode.com/

Dates: Every Tuesday from Jan. 7 - Mar. 10
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: TBD
Ages: 10 - 15

February 18th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

February 25th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Girls Who Code

Get together with fellow girls who are interested in using Computer Science and learn how to code from fun and simple online coding tutorials! There are 10 sessions taking place on tuesdays in the library.

More information on the Girls Who Code program here: https://ca.girlswhocode.com/

Dates: Every Tuesday from Jan. 7 - Mar. 10
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: TBD
Ages: 10 - 15

February 25th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Sip & Stitch

Calling all knitters, crocheters, embroiderers, and cross-stitchers. Use our embroidery, serger, and sewing machines for new projects, or sip on a drink and work on something old. Bring your own mug!

Mondays (7:00 - 8:00 p.m.): Jan 6 & 20, Feb 3, Mar 2, 16 & 30
Wednesdays (10:00 - 11:00 a.m.): Jan 15 & 29, Feb 12 & 26, March 11 & 25

 

February 26th, 10:00am to 11:00am
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Bubble and Fizz

Join us on this magical day… make some bubbling potions and bottle them up for your future adventures!

Ages 7 and up

Wednesday February 26, 5:00-6:00 p.m.

Free, drop in.

February 26th, 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Event Type: 

Teen Movie Night

Join us on the last Thursday* of each month for free popcorn and a fun teen movie.

Free. For ages 13+.  Drop in.

January 30:  The Sun is Also a Star

February 27:  The Maze Runner

March 26:  Napoleon Dynamite

 

 


 

February 27th, 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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APL Acts of Kindness

Earn volunteer hours by giving back to your community and showing love for your library.  Each month we will meet and spread joy in Aurora by committing different APL Acts of Kindness.

February 28th, 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Sip & Stitch

Calling all knitters, crocheters, embroiderers, and cross-stitchers. Use our embroidery, serger, and sewing machines for new projects, or sip on a drink and work on something old. Bring your own mug!

Mondays (7:00 - 8:00 p.m.): Jan 6 & 20, Feb 3, Mar 2, 16 & 30
Wednesdays (10:00 - 11:00 a.m.): Jan 15 & 29, Feb 12 & 26, March 11 & 25

 

March 2nd, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Audience: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

March 3rd, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

Girls Who Code

Get together with fellow girls who are interested in using Computer Science and learn how to code from fun and simple online coding tutorials! There are 10 sessions taking place on tuesdays in the library.

More information on the Girls Who Code program here: https://ca.girlswhocode.com/

Dates: Every Tuesday from Jan. 7 - Mar. 10
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: TBD
Ages: 10 - 15

March 3rd, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Preteen Book Club

Join our Preteen Book Club and make new friends with other book lovers! We’ll talk, read and do bookish activities.

Wednesdays January 8, February 5, March 4, April 1 and May 6, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Grades 5, 6 and 7

March 4th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

March 10th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

Girls Who Code

Get together with fellow girls who are interested in using Computer Science and learn how to code from fun and simple online coding tutorials! There are 10 sessions taking place on tuesdays in the library.

More information on the Girls Who Code program here: https://ca.girlswhocode.com/

Dates: Every Tuesday from Jan. 7 - Mar. 10
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: TBD
Ages: 10 - 15

March 10th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Sip & Stitch

Calling all knitters, crocheters, embroiderers, and cross-stitchers. Use our embroidery, serger, and sewing machines for new projects, or sip on a drink and work on something old. Bring your own mug!

Mondays (7:00 - 8:00 p.m.): Jan 6 & 20, Feb 3, Mar 2, 16 & 30
Wednesdays (10:00 - 11:00 a.m.): Jan 15 & 29, Feb 12 & 26, March 11 & 25

 

March 11th, 10:00am to 11:00am
Audience: 

YA Book Club

If you enjoy reading and chatting about books, then this is the club for you!  Join us on the second Thursday of each month for lively discussions of excellent titles. 

The 2nd Thursday of each month; 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

2019 Dates:  October 10, November 14, December 12

2020 Dates:  January 9, February 13, March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11

Free.  For students in Grades 8 - 12  Please register in advance.

March 12th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Be CrEATive: D-I-Y Pi(e)

Celebrate International Pi Day by decorating sweet pie cupcakes, and make & bake your own delicious mini pie.

Saturday March 14, 11 - 12 p.m.

Creative Studio

Free.  For ages 9-14.  Please register in advance.

March 14th, 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Home Alone Program

Designed by the Canadian Safety Council, this program helps prepare 9-11 year olds for being home alone during short periods of time.  Participants will learn basic first aid and safety procedures, as well to recognize hazards, and when and how to use 911.  Offered in partnership with St. John Ambulance.

Monday March16 (March Break); 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Lebovic Room

$39  For ages 9-11

Please register in advance. (Registration opens on December 6 2019.)

 

March 16th, 1:30pm to 4:30pm
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Sip & Stitch

Calling all knitters, crocheters, embroiderers, and cross-stitchers. Use our embroidery, serger, and sewing machines for new projects, or sip on a drink and work on something old. Bring your own mug!

Mondays (7:00 - 8:00 p.m.): Jan 6 & 20, Feb 3, Mar 2, 16 & 30
Wednesdays (10:00 - 11:00 a.m.): Jan 15 & 29, Feb 12 & 26, March 11 & 25

 

March 16th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Audience: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

March 17th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Inspired Art - Teen Paint Along

Branch out and brush up on your painting skills, while re-creating this enchanting evening scene.

Wednesday March 18, 1:00 - 3:30 p.m.  (March Break)

Creative Studio

Free.  For ages 12-16.  Please register in advance.  (Registration opens on December 6 2019.)

 

March 18th, 1:00pm to 3:30pm
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Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

March 24th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

Sip & Stitch

Calling all knitters, crocheters, embroiderers, and cross-stitchers. Use our embroidery, serger, and sewing machines for new projects, or sip on a drink and work on something old. Bring your own mug!

Mondays (7:00 - 8:00 p.m.): Jan 6 & 20, Feb 3, Mar 2, 16 & 30
Wednesdays (10:00 - 11:00 a.m.): Jan 15 & 29, Feb 12 & 26, March 11 & 25

 

March 25th, 10:00am to 11:00am
Audience: 

Teen Movie Night

Join us on the last Thursday* of each month for free popcorn and a fun teen movie.

Free. For ages 13+.  Drop in.

January 30:  The Sun is Also a Star

February 27:  The Maze Runner

March 26:  Napoleon Dynamite

 

 


 

March 26th, 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

APL Acts of Kindness

Earn volunteer hours by giving back to your community and showing love for your library.  Each month we will meet and spread joy in Aurora by committing different APL Acts of Kindness.

March 27th, 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Video Game Meetup

Drop into the Creative Studio for an afternoon of gaming fun! Come play, relax and chat about games with others!

Game on the PS4, Switch, experience VR with the Oculus Go and Rift, enjoy snacks and more!

Feel free to bring your own gaming devices!

Ages 10+

Creative Studio

March 28th, 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Audience: 

Sip & Stitch

Calling all knitters, crocheters, embroiderers, and cross-stitchers. Use our embroidery, serger, and sewing machines for new projects, or sip on a drink and work on something old. Bring your own mug!

Mondays (7:00 - 8:00 p.m.): Jan 6 & 20, Feb 3, Mar 2, 16 & 30
Wednesdays (10:00 - 11:00 a.m.): Jan 15 & 29, Feb 12 & 26, March 11 & 25

 

March 30th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Audience: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

March 31st, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

Preteen Book Club

Join our Preteen Book Club and make new friends with other book lovers! We’ll talk, read and do bookish activities.

Wednesdays January 8, February 5, March 4, April 1 and May 6, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Grades 5, 6 and 7

April 1st, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

April 7th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

YA Book Club

If you enjoy reading and chatting about books, then this is the club for you!  Join us on the second Thursday of each month for lively discussions of excellent titles. 

The 2nd Thursday of each month; 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

2019 Dates:  October 10, November 14, December 12

2020 Dates:  January 9, February 13, March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11

Free.  For students in Grades 8 - 12  Please register in advance.

April 9th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

April 14th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

April 21st, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

APL Acts of Kindness

Earn volunteer hours by giving back to your community and showing love for your library.  Each month we will meet and spread joy in Aurora by committing different APL Acts of Kindness.

April 24th, 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

April 28th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

May 5th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

Preteen Book Club

Join our Preteen Book Club and make new friends with other book lovers! We’ll talk, read and do bookish activities.

Wednesdays January 8, February 5, March 4, April 1 and May 6, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Grades 5, 6 and 7

May 6th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

May 12th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

YA Book Club

If you enjoy reading and chatting about books, then this is the club for you!  Join us on the second Thursday of each month for lively discussions of excellent titles. 

The 2nd Thursday of each month; 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

2019 Dates:  October 10, November 14, December 12

2020 Dates:  January 9, February 13, March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11

Free.  For students in Grades 8 - 12  Please register in advance.

May 14th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

May 19th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

APL Acts of Kindness

Earn volunteer hours by giving back to your community and showing love for your library.  Each month we will meet and spread joy in Aurora by committing different APL Acts of Kindness.

May 22nd, 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

May 26th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

June 2nd, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

June 9th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

YA Book Club

If you enjoy reading and chatting about books, then this is the club for you!  Join us on the second Thursday of each month for lively discussions of excellent titles. 

The 2nd Thursday of each month; 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

2019 Dates:  October 10, November 14, December 12

2020 Dates:  January 9, February 13, March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11

Free.  For students in Grades 8 - 12  Please register in advance.

June 11th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

June 16th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

June 23rd, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 

APL Acts of Kindness

Earn volunteer hours by giving back to your community and showing love for your library.  Each month we will meet and spread joy in Aurora by committing different APL Acts of Kindness.

June 26th, 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Audience: 
Event Type: 

Handicrafts for Kids

Interested kids are invited to drop-in and learn or practice their knitting, sewing, crocheting, weaving or other handicraft! We’ll have instruction and basic supplies available for learners, and experienced kids can bring their own projects and craft along with us! Basic instruction available for most handicrafts.

Dates: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:00 p.m. 

Ages: 6 and up

Free, drop-in!

Creative Studio

June 30th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: