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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 "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby and Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Linda Smith Story Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Program:
Bond with your baby and enjoy interacting with your little ones in this fun-filled program with finger plays, rhymes, songs, and stories all designed to stimulate early literacy and social development. As this program is designed to facilitate caregi...
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 Jenn monthly as she explores 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”...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

One-on-One Tech Help

10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: GPPL
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
About This Program:
Need help navigating and understanding your technology? Get a device and have no idea how to use it? Come in to GPPL with your device and any questions you may have to receive one-on-one help on any technology related topic you need support with! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

One-on-One Tech Help

11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: GPPL
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
About This Program:
Need help navigating and understanding your technology? Get a device and have no idea how to use it? Come in to GPPL with your device and any questions you may have to receive one-on-one help on any technology related topic you need support with! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

One-on-One Tech Help

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: GPPL
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
About This Program:
Need help navigating and understanding your technology? Get a device and have no idea how to use it? Come in to GPPL with your device and any questions you may have to receive one-on-one help on any technology related topic you need support with! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Teddy Bear Picnic

1:30pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Mamawe Concourse
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
About This Program:
Bring your favourite furry friend for a picnic in the park! This will be a 1.5 hour, two-week outdoor series where participants will be encouraged to bring their favourite stuffed animal to hear a story, eat snacks, and do a cra...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Afternoon Book Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
About This Program:
Can’t wait to share your thoughts on your latest read? Interested in meeting others who share your love of reading? Each month we will discuss a novel chosen from a variety of genres, with an emphasis on material available in DAISY format to support&...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Sky Story Room
Age Group: All Ages, Children
Program Type: Hobbies & Games
About This Program:
Family Night is a program for connection between children, teens, and their grown-ups. This week, drop by any time to explore new technology as a family. Play with Virtual Reality, Nintendo Switch, Sphero robots, and more. Audience: families of al...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Room: GPPL Virtually Anywhere
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Hobbies & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
About This Program:
Are you ready to play Dungeons and Dragons? Join us for an unforgettable adventure in the Forgotten Realms, Tuesdays from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. We will be using D&D Beyond and Zoom to run the campaign. Please create a free account on D&D Beyond...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitters Circle

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Reading Lounge
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...

ASL Open House

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
About This Program:
Interested in American Sign Language?  Join the Grande Prairie ASL group for this information open house. They will discuss what will be taught in their upcoming fall classes, and teach some basic sign language such as the ABC’s and 123’s. Refre...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Ask Desk
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
About This Program:
Come and grab a Friendship Bracelet kit from GPPL on August 17 while supplies last!  ...
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 "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby and Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Linda Smith Story Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Program:
Bond with your baby and enjoy interacting with your little ones in this fun-filled program with finger plays, rhymes, songs, and stories all designed to stimulate early literacy and social development. As this program is designed to facilitate caregi...
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 "Children" group.

Exploring Robots

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Sky Story Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Technology, Learning at the Library
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
About This Program:
Are you curious about what makes robots work? Then come program small robots with us and learn! No experience required.  ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Makerspace Room

12:00pm - 2:00pm
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 "Children" group.

Happy Crafts

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Sky Story Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
About This Program:
Create an imaginary paper bug! Allow your child to enjoy exploring new mediums of crafting with other children ages 3 to 5. Each week will be a different creation, so feel free to participate with your child in what suits ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Musical Munchkins

1:30pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Linda Smith Story Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Program:
Enjoy songs, stories and musical instruments with your little ones in this engaging program. Siblings are welcome. Audience: ages 2.5 to 5 years Maximum: 15 participants ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Tech Time

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: All Ages, Children
Program Type: Technology
About This Program:
Explore new technology with your whole family. Drop by anytime during this program’s hours to explore and discover. There will be Sphero robots, VR headsets, and much more. This is a drop-in program. Maximum: 20 participants. ...
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.

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:
Aspiring or published, all are welcome to join this group of people who love to write.  Swan City Writers meet on the first and third Wednesday of every month.  For more information email Marci at mbanack@gppl.ca. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

3D Design Kids

10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Technology, Learning at the Library
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
About This Program:
Get creative and let your imagination come to life! This two-week program will introduce children to 3D design using Tinkercad. We will create keychains together that you can take home. Participants ...