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Library Event Calendar
The library holds various events and programs throughout the year. Find out out more about our ongoing programs below:


Events and Programs


Children's events:
Babytime for ages 0-2 years and their caregivers. Fall session September 13 - November 15, Thursdays at 11:30am. Drop-in.

Storytime for children ages 0-5 years and their caregivers. Fall session September 12 - November 21, Wednesdays at 9:30am. Drop-in.

Heure du Conte pour les enfants et leurs familles. À l'automne 11 Septembre 11 - 20 Novembre, Mardi à 11h30. Sans rendez-vous.

Playgroup: On Wednesday mornings during the school year, EarlyON holds its Perth playgroup at the library from 9 a.m-12 p.m. Playgroup is drop-in for ages 0-6. You are welcome to bring a snack to the playgroup, but no nut products, please. For more information about the playgroup, contact Joyce at the Ontario Early Years Centre, (613) 283-0095 x307 or visit crowlanark.com.

Owls Tutoring offers one-on-one reading and writing help for children in Kindergarten- Grade 6. Sessions run on Tuesdays during the school year from 3:30-4:20, 4:30-5:20 & 5:30-6:20p.m., starting September 18. Registration is required. There is no charge. Please call 613-267-1224 to register.

Read2gether is a family book club held the first Tuesday of each month from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Call 613-267-1224 or come into register.

PA Day Fun! Come hang out at the library for different activities every P.A. Day! Drop-in from 10-11a.m.

Makers Club! Design crafts, build with Lego, Megablocks or Magnetix, learn to code with Cubetto, try Squishy Circuits, Little Bits, & more! Fall session, Thursdays 3:30 - 4:30 p.m., October 4 - November 29. Ages 6-10. Call 613-267-1224 to register.

Forest of Reading: Forest of Reading voting parties are held in April.

Summer Reading Club: Our summer reading club calendar will be released June 10, 2019.



Teen events:
Dungeons & Dragons meets every Wednesday at 3:30pm. Drop in and join us!

Open Media Lab Tuesdays - Thursdays from 3:30-5:30p.m. Drop in and create!

Teen Book Club: The Teen Book Club meets the fourth Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m., with books chosen by group members. Sign up to get a copy of the book to read in advance of the meeting.

Craft-T-Tween: Come to the library to make some cool crafts! Second Wednesday of the month, 4-6pm, starting September 12. Register now at the library!


Adult events:
Computer Help: The library is here to support beginning technology users. One-on-one computer tutoring sessions are available by appointment only. Please call the library to book!

Open Knitting Group: An informal knitting group meets at the library the third Monday of each month from September to June from 1-3 p.m. Drop-in. No experience required. Bring your own knitting project.

French Club: Parlez-vous Francais? Practice your skills with these French Clubs. Beginner/Intermediate & Advanced, meeting Tuesdays & Thursdays at 6:30pm. Registration required. Please call 613-267-1224 to see if spaces are available and to register.

Spanish Conversation Group: ¿habla español? Practice your skills with this conversation group, meeting Wednesdays at 6:30pm. All skill levels, drop-in.

Book Buzz: Meeting on the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m., this group discusses a wide range of titles. Call to get a copy of the book

Readalikes book club: This book club introduces you to lesser-known works that you'll love if you've read popular titles. First Thursday of each month at 1:30 p.m. Sign up to get a copy of the book to read in advance.



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Film Night International:
Film Night International continues with a great selection of foreign films. Proceeds support the Perth and Smiths Falls libraries. Screenings are Wednesdays at 2 p.m. or 7 p.m. at the Full Circle Theatre. Limited tickets may be available at the door. Learn more.


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