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Exam Proctoring

10:00am - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Testing Centre
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
About This Program:
The Grande Prairie Public Library offers an exam proctoring service for written and online exams. The guidelines for the Library's service are as follows: Exam Times Mondays at 10:00 am Wednesdays at 10:00 am Exams are proctored in 3 hour (ma...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Four Corners Book Club

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
About This Program:
Four Corners Book Club is a unique gathering of book discussion and self-improvement, meeting the first and third Monday of each month.  Contact Teresa at wouterst@telus.net for more information. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitters Circle

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: GPPL
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
About This Program:
Join the Knitters' Circle and spend an evening working on your latest project with other knitters or crocheters.  Don't have a project started yet? Bring your knitting needles or crochet hooks and some yarn and start something new.  Everyon...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Exam Proctoring

10:00am - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Testing Centre
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
About This Program:
The Grande Prairie Public Library offers an exam proctoring service for written and online exams. The guidelines for the Library's service are as follows: Exam Times Mondays at 10:00 am Wednesdays at 10:00 am Exams are proctored in 3 hour (ma...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Coffee Club

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Teresa Sargent Hall
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Hobbies & Games, Arts & Crafts
About This Program:
Looking for ways to make new connections?  Come to Coffee Club to meet new people and take part in games and other fun activities. Coffee provided. This program is for people with disabilities. Presented with Centerpoint Facilitation. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Swan City Writers

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library
About This Program:
Local author Karen Powell will speak about her experiences publishing and selling her 2021 book Every Story Starts with Small Steps: an Avondale Elementary COVID19 Journal. Her book has been available at Coles and through major online book sellers in...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Dungeons and Dragons

5:30pm - 7:45pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: French Language Resource Centre
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Hobbies & Games
About This Program:
Crazy things are happening in Baldur’s Gate. Rumours of a city vanishing, sightings of cultists of the Dead Three, and both the Flaming Fists and the council sitting leaderless. Register for this bi-weekly adventure through, "Baldur’s Gate: Descen...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Are You Game?

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Hobbies & Games
About This Program:
In the mood for some friendly competition? Kick off the weekend playing board games at GPPL. Come meet new people or bring your friends. This program is for people with disabilities. Board games provided. Presented with Centerpoint Facilitation. &...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Breastfeeding Week!

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Linda Smith Story Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library
About This Program:
Come help us celebrate Breastfeeding Week!  Grande Prairie Public Health nursing staff will be hosting an informal breast/chest feeding circle here at GPPL. They will be discussing some great reasons to offer breast milk to your child. All are w...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Makerspace Room

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: All Ages, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
About This Program:
Have that creative itch that needs scratching? With the creative technology offered in our Makerspace Room, you can. Express your creative side with: Greenscreen Softbox Studio Lighting Kit + Light Reflectors LED Ring Light RGB Ring Light...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
Sleepy Hollow (1999): Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate the decapitations of three people, with the culprit being the legendary apparition, The Headless Horseman. Rated: R. Directed by: Tim Burton. St...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitters Circle

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: GPPL
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
About This Program:
Join the Knitters' Circle and spend an evening working on your latest project with other knitters or crocheters.  Don't have a project started yet? Bring your knitting needles or crochet hooks and some yarn and start something new.  Everyon...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Exam Proctoring

10:00am - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Testing Centre
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
About This Program:
The Grande Prairie Public Library offers an exam proctoring service for written and online exams. The guidelines for the Library's service are as follows: Exam Times Mondays at 10:00 am Wednesdays at 10:00 am Exams are proctored in 3 hour (ma...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Coffee Club

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Teresa Sargent Hall
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Hobbies & Games, Arts & Crafts
About This Program:
Looking for ways to make new connections?  Come to Coffee Club to meet new people and take part in games and other fun activities. Coffee provided. This program is for people with disabilities. Presented with Centerpoint Facilitation. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Offsite
Room: Community Location
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Careers & Education, Languages
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
About This Program:
Come and practice your English conversational skills in a small group setting.  What are the benefits? Practice your English Learn about Canadian culture Connect with people and make friends Share experiences  Basic know...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Just Sew Retreat

All Day 10/13 - 10/15
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library, Hobbies & Games, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
About This Program:
Join in for 3 days of quilting and sewing with GPPL's very own Just Sew group.  Bring your own project to work on, supplies and sew with the company of fellow quilters and sewers. Please register online to reserve your spot. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Coffee Connection

11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Hobbies & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
About This Program:
Can’t make it to Coffee Club in person? Join our Virtual Coffee Connection to meet new people and connect through conversation on a weekly basis. This program is for people with disabilities. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Careers & Education, Languages
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
About This Program:
Come and practice your English conversational skills in a small group setting.  What are the benefits? Practice your English Learn about Canadian culture Connect with people and make friends Share experiences  Basic know...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library, Careers & Education
About This Program:
The loss of a spouse can be devastating. Join fellow grieving widows and widowers to foster the sharing of personal stories, ideas, and helpful information related to loss, grief, and end-of-life issues, as well as bring grievers with diverse backgro...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Erica's Book Club

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Guests, Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
About This Program:
Join Erica from 2day FM for a monthly book club. Read along each month and meet to connect, chat, and share the love of reading. Book suggestions always welcome! Register at gppl.ca or call 780-357-7455.  Reading List October: The Family Ups...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Offsite
Room: Community Location
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Careers & Education, Languages
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
About This Program:
Come and practice your English conversational skills in a small group setting.  What are the benefits? Practice your English Learn about Canadian culture Connect with people and make friends Share experiences  Basic know...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Exam Proctoring

10:00am - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Testing Centre
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
About This Program:
The Grande Prairie Public Library offers an exam proctoring service for written and online exams. The guidelines for the Library's service are as follows: Exam Times Mondays at 10:00 am Wednesdays at 10:00 am Exams are proctored in 3 hour (ma...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Learning at the Library, Careers & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
About This Program:
Gain the skills to write or review your own resume to ensure that you get the job interview. Albertans who are underemployed, unemployed, or at risk for unemployment are welcome. Presented in partnership with R. Work group.  This sess...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

YouTube Can Paint Too!

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
About This Program:
Join us monthly as we explore all the fun and creative painting tutorials on YouTube.  These fun art classes will be easy and step by step; perfect for the beginner painter.  Paint is supplied, but you must bring your own canvas (8”x10” or ...