All Events

Writing with Zing: Improve Your Writing Style
Young Adults Area
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Come spruce up your writing at the Library! Writing a school paper can be tough, but with some tricks and a nudge in the right direction, you can change a boring paper into one that sings. This session will show you 3 easy ways to transform your sentences into bold, powerful and exciting writing. We will look at how to write engaging openings, how to use rhythm in parallel sentence structure, and how to use creative metaphors to make a point.
Teen Advisory Group
Yound Adults Area
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Do you have a passion to help the community, develop your leadership skills and interact with other young adults at the Library? Then what are you waiting for? Join us in the Teen Advisory Group and start making a difference!
Collaboration Tools: Rayyan
Computer Lab
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This session of Collaboration Tools will focus on Rayyan Systematic Review, a free online platform that can be used for independent screening and coding of studies in systematic reviews.
How We Capture and Create Solar Energy
Auditorium
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This session of the Science Book Forum will dive into the fascinating world of renewable energies. We will look at their various sources, applications, sustainability questions, environmental impacts, technical challenges and, most important why these energies are crucial for the future of energy sustainability to our rapidly increasing world population.
Homework Club
Young Adults Area
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Need a place to study? How about some help with your homework or assignment? The Library is the place to be. We will have volunteers ready to support you with your academic needs in math, science, English and social sciences. No need to register, just come!
English Creative Writing Circle
Open Lounge Terrace
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The Creative Writing Circle is an opportunity for creative writers to come together and share their work. The group will provide inspiration, feedback and encouragement in a supportive environment. So whatever stage you’re at, come along and get writing! Sessions will be held between 9 – 11 AM on Tuesdays.
Apps for Autism (Arabic)
Assistive Technology Room
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In this hands-on workshop, we'll explore apps on iOS and Android devices that can help autistic children, their families, educators and people working with autism face daily challenges and enhance learning and communication.
Second Annual Beautiful Athan Contest
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To coincide with the Holy Month of Ramadan, the Library is pleased to announce the second annual Beautiful Athan contest. This contest is open to all community members who meet the following conditions:
Character Drawing with Charlene Kasdorf
Children’s Library
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Have you ever wondered, how do I get inspired to bring my characters to life on the page? Which drawing tools do I need? Can I be an illustrator?
Weekly Knitting and Crochet Circle
Main Plaza
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Join this casual gathering of knitters and crocheters every Thursday in the Main Plaza 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!