All Events

Photos may be taken during our events, including participants of all ages and children, and may be published. If you do not wish to have your photo taken, please approach the event organizer to let them know. 

Storytime at the Library
In Arabic
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Join us for Storytime every Monday at the Children's Library. In March, we will read stories about science and make up our own together.
Creative Writing Circle for Adults
In English
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The Creative Writing Circle for Adults is an opportunity for creative writers to come together and share their work. The group provides inspiration, feedback and encouragement in a supportive environment. So whatever stage you’re at, come along and get writing!
Homework Club
In English
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Need a place to study? How about some help with your homework or assignments? The Library is the place to be! We will have volunteers ready to support you with your academic needs in math, science and English.
Keep Calm and Color
In Arabic and English
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Coloring can be a soothing technique for children and parents alike. Bring your child and enjoy this fun coloring activity together.
Out of the Box: Board Games for Grown-Ups
In Arabic and English
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Board games are a fun way to let off some competitive steam and make new friends. Join us in the Main Plaza for two hours of friendly matches. Games will be available to borrow at the Information Desk. 
Sensory Storytelling: Once Upon a Touch
In English
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Sensory stories are a great way to support children with special needs. Join us for this specially designed multisensory story program for children with an autism spectrum disorder, sensory processing disorder or a developmental disability. Kids will enjoy sensory storytelling and other multisensory activities. The program is presented in collaboration with the Sensory Souk team.
Weekly Knitting and Crochet Circle
In Arabic and English
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Join this casual gathering of knitters and crocheters every Thursday from 9:00 – 11:00 AM to work on projects and share skills in a friendly atmosphere. Participants are welcome to bring their own supplies and projects or borrow the Library’s needles and yarn. All skill levels are welcome, including beginners who are interested in learning. Be sure to check out our collection of books on knitting and crochet while you’re here!
Online Database Training for Middle School and High School Students
In English
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Join us to discover and explore the Library's various online resources for middle school and high school students, including research tools, ebooks, audiobooks and periodicals.
Chess Club
In Arabic and English
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Did you know that chess improves memory, problem-solving and IQ? It's also a wonderful way to improve focus, flex those creativity muscles, and most important, kids have fun playing. Come to the Chess Club to learn the basics, make some friends and enjoy a little bit of competition.
Workshop for Parents with Special Needs: Early Language Development
In Arabic and English
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Parents are invited to this special session with Amina Zerouane, Manager of Barara Nursery, and Zakia Laiti. They will discuss ways to identify and assess the verbal issues and concerns of your child in terms of the stages of communication development.