75 Ways to Save on Household Expenses
June 1, 12–1pm
The Credit Counselling Society looks at ways to save on household expenses, including utilities, transportation, phone bills and groceries. Register here.
Beyond the Book (Teens)
June 2 or 8, 8-9pm
Do you know a teen in grades 9–12 who would benefit from having a college or university-aged mentor to talk to virtually this summer? The volunteer mentors in our Beyond the Book program help teens feel at ease and gain confidence with conversation and communication. The program is especially great for teens who aren't comfortable talking in groups. If you're going into grade 9 in September, you are eligible.
Attend a Parent & Teen Info Session on June 2 or 8 to find out more. Register here.
Stratford Festival Preview 2021: A Season Unlike Any Other
June 2, 7–8pm
This summer the Stratford Festival returns to the outdoors, recalling its origins under a tent in 1953, while also offering productions digitally. In this talk, technical directors offer a
behind-the-scenes look at how they're making this unique season happen! Register here.
Resolve: Author Event
June 9, 6:30–7:30pm
Intro to 3D Printing & Design – Zoom (Ages 16+)
Tuesday, June 15, 6:30–730pm
Learn to find and create 3D printing files using Thingiverse and Tinkercad, and how to submit your designs to the Library for printing. Register here.
Native Plants for Beauty and Biodiversity
June 17, 6–7:15pm
Lorraine Johnson, author of books on urban agriculture, explains the benefits of introducing native plants to the home garden and landscape, providing suggestions for easy-to-grow ornamental and edible plants. Register here.
Spanish Storytime! Hora de Cuentos en Español! Facebook Live for 1–5 year olds
June 2, 9, 16, 23
Come share Spanish stories, songs and rhymes! Ven a compartir historias, canciones y rimas!
Live Storytimes for 1–5 year olds
Ongoing. Tuesdays, 10–10:30am
Ongoing. Fridays, 10–10:30am.
Books for Babies
Ongoing. Thursdays, 10–10:20am
Book Clubs on Zoom for Kids
For ages 7–9, 10–13, and 14 & up. Find dates & book titles and register here.
1000 Books Before Kindergarten
Join the challenge to read 1000 books to your child (0 to 4 years of age) before they start kindergarten. It's easier than you think! Visit www.lpl.ca/1000BBK to find out more, link to a starter list of 125 books selected by our librarians, and download activity sheets.
Together at Home Book Clubs for Adults
Ongoing. Various dates & times.
Monday Night Trivia for Adults
A new challenge for adults is posted every Monday morning (except holidays) on LPL's social media platforms.
Family Trivia (Wednesdays)
A new challenge for children and families is posted every Wednesday morning on LPL's social media platforms.