Event Calendar

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Tech Tutoring with Conrad 12:00
Tech Tutoring with Conrad
Oct 1 @ 12:00 – 15:00
Tech Tutoring with Conrad @ Library Meeting Room
iPad, Tablet, eReader and basic Mac tutoring with Conrad Koke. Sign-up sheets are found in the Info Desk Programs binder. Sessions are available every Monday.
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Tech Café: Advanced Spreadsheet Use 19:00
Tech Café: Advanced Spreadsheet Use
Oct 2 @ 19:00
Tech Café: Advanced Spreadsheet Use @ Community Program Room
Learn how to layout your spreadsheets to avoid problems with formulas and separate the information from its presentation.  Use techniques to make formulas more readable like Total Cost = Unit Cost * Units + Tax
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Parent-Child Mother Goose Program 10:30
Bridge Club 13:00
Bridge Club
Oct 3 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Every Wednesday afternoon in the program room from 12:30 pm – 4 pm. Drop-ins welcome.
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Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman 10:00
Poetry Open Mic 19:00
Poetry Open Mic
Oct 4 @ 19:00
Poetry Open Mic @ Community Program Room
Featured Poet Benjamin Hertwig. Benjamin was a finalist for the 2017 Governor Generals Award in poetry and is the recipient of a National Magazine Award for personal journalism. His writing has appeared in the New
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Elementary Bridge Coaching 10:00
Elementary Bridge Coaching
Oct 5 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Elementary Bridge Coaching @ Library Program Room
StoryTime 11:00
StoryTime
Oct 5 @ 11:00
StoryTime @ Library Children's Corner
Family Movie Matinee 14:30
Games Night 18:00
Games Night
Oct 5 @ 18:00 – 21:00
Games Night @ Library Program Room
Bring your friends, your snacks, and your twenty-sided dice to the library for games night every Friday night.  Facilitator Bryan Dubien shares his vast collection of board games, or you can bring your own.  Everyone
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Tech Café: Advanced Word Processing 19:00
Tech Café: Advanced Word Processing
Oct 9 @ 19:00
Tech Café: Advanced Word Processing @ Community Program Room
Learn how to use style sheets instead of the complicated and error-prone process of embedding your formatting.  Produce professional documents that can easily be shared to collaborate with others.  Modify styles to easily change the
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Parent-Child Mother Goose Program 10:30
Bridge Club 13:00
Bridge Club
Oct 10 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Every Wednesday afternoon in the program room from 12:30 pm – 4 pm. Drop-ins welcome.
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Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman 10:00
Grief 101 14:00
Grief 101
Oct 11 @ 14:00 – 15:30
Grief 101 @ Community Program Room
Concerns may be: How do I cope with my loss? What do I do with all these emotions? When will I know grieving will be finished? My family says I should be over this now?
Dave Manning 19:00
Dave Manning
Oct 11 @ 19:00
Dave Manning @ Community Program Room
The Old Man and the Vultures Pender Island’s own Dave Manning is a senior who became hooked on vultures when he stumbled upon a white fuzz ball of a chick peeking from its nest cave.
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Elementary Bridge Coaching 10:00
Elementary Bridge Coaching
Oct 12 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Elementary Bridge Coaching @ Library Program Room
StoryTime 11:00
StoryTime
Oct 12 @ 11:00
StoryTime @ Library Children's Corner
Games Night 18:00
Games Night
Oct 12 @ 18:00 – 21:00
Games Night @ Library Program Room
Bring your friends, your snacks, and your twenty-sided dice to the library for games night every Friday night.  Facilitator Bryan Dubien shares his vast collection of board games, or you can bring your own.  Everyone
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Tech Café: WordPress Guttenberg 12:00
Tech Café: WordPress Guttenberg
Oct 13 @ 12:00 – 13:00
Tech Café: WordPress Guttenberg @ Community Program Room
Discover how to use WordPress’ new editor to add more structure to your posts and pages. Find out how to migrate your old content. See how Guttenberg compatible plugins and themes can give you more
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Spanish Conversation Group 19:00
Spanish Conversation Group
Oct 14 @ 19:00 – 21:00
Spanish Conversation Group @ Community Program Room
This free event is a chance to chat with other Spanish speakers or learners in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Those who want can join in learning and singing a Spanish language song or two.
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Tech Tutoring with Conrad 12:00
Tech Tutoring with Conrad
Oct 15 @ 12:00 – 15:00
Tech Tutoring with Conrad @ Library Meeting Room
iPad, Tablet, eReader and basic Mac tutoring with Conrad Koke. Sign-up sheets are found in the Info Desk Programs binder. Sessions are available every Monday.
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Film: Abundant Land – Soil, Seed and Sovereignty 19:00
Film: Abundant Land – Soil, Seed and Sovereignty
Oct 16 @ 19:00
Film: Abundant Land – Soil, Seed and Sovereignty @ Community Program Room
Abundant Land is a one-hour documentary about a Hawaiian community on Moloka’i opposing the biotech industry’s use of the island to test genetically engineered seeds. Agrochemical biotech corporations, including Monsanto and Mycogen Seeds, are depleting Moloka’i’s
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Parent-Child Mother Goose Program 10:30
Bridge Club 13:00
Bridge Club
Oct 17 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Every Wednesday afternoon in the program room from 12:30 pm – 4 pm. Drop-ins welcome.
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Elementary Bridge Coaching 10:00
Elementary Bridge Coaching
Oct 19 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Elementary Bridge Coaching @ Library Program Room
Story Walk 10:00
Story Walk
Oct 19 @ 10:00
Story Walk @ Mouat Park
StoryTime 11:00
StoryTime
Oct 19 @ 11:00
StoryTime @ Library Children's Corner
Family Movie Matinee 14:30
Games Night 18:00
Games Night
Oct 19 @ 18:00 – 21:00
Games Night @ Library Program Room
Bring your friends, your snacks, and your twenty-sided dice to the library for games night every Friday night.  Facilitator Bryan Dubien shares his vast collection of board games, or you can bring your own.  Everyone
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Local Elections 08:00
Local Elections
Oct 20 @ 08:00 – 20:00
Regular voting day is Saturday, Oct. 20, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with polls set up at Community Gospel Chapel, Salt Spring Public Library and the Fulford Hall seniors annex. Qualified resident electors must
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Spanish Conversation Group 19:00
Spanish Conversation Group
Oct 21 @ 19:00 – 21:00
Spanish Conversation Group @ Community Program Room
This free event is a chance to chat with other Spanish speakers or learners in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Those who want can join in learning and singing a Spanish language song or two.
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Tech Tutoring with Conrad 12:00
Tech Tutoring with Conrad
Oct 22 @ 12:00 – 15:00
Tech Tutoring with Conrad @ Library Meeting Room
iPad, Tablet, eReader and basic Mac tutoring with Conrad Koke. Sign-up sheets are found in the Info Desk Programs binder. Sessions are available every Monday.
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Tech Café: Using LaTeX 19:00
Tech Café: Using LaTeX
Oct 23 @ 19:00
Tech Café: Using LaTeX @ Community Program Room
How to use LaTeX typesetting software to quickly and easily produce beautiful presentations, manuscripts, reports, memoirs, letters, poetry, recipe books and more. Add specialty packages to enhance your document information and flexibility.  Add images, and
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Parent-Child Mother Goose Program 10:30
Bridge Club 13:00
Bridge Club
Oct 24 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Every Wednesday afternoon in the program room from 12:30 pm – 4 pm. Drop-ins welcome.
Rob Wood 19:00
Rob Wood
Oct 24 @ 19:00
Rob Wood @ Community Program Room
Rob Wood’s book At Home In Nature: A Life of Unknown Mountains and Deep Wilderness is the compelling story of a family’s life among the rugged landscapes of BC’s Coast Mountains, converting youthful ideals, raw
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Tech Café: EBook primer 10:00
Tech Café: EBook primer
Oct 25 @ 10:00
Tech Café: EBook primer @ Community Program Room
During this session, we will review the eBook concept, the different type/format of eBooks, capabilities, some of the eReaders available on the market and some of the applications used to access eBooks.  We will also
Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman 10:00
Library Book Club 13:00
Library Book Club
Oct 25 @ 13:00 – 15:00
Library Book Club
The Salt Spring Island Public Library book club, open to all and free of charge, meets from 1 – 3 pm on the fourth Thursday of each month. Meet other book lovers and have fun
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Elementary Bridge Coaching 10:00
Elementary Bridge Coaching
Oct 26 @ 10:00 – 12:00
Elementary Bridge Coaching @ Library Program Room
StoryTime 11:00
StoryTime
Oct 26 @ 11:00
StoryTime @ Library Children's Corner
Family Movie Matinee 14:30
Games Night 18:00
Games Night
Oct 26 @ 18:00 – 21:00
Games Night @ Library Program Room
Bring your friends, your snacks, and your twenty-sided dice to the library for games night every Friday night.  Facilitator Bryan Dubien shares his vast collection of board games, or you can bring your own.  Everyone
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Printmaker Demonstration 10:00
Printmaker Demonstration
Oct 27 @ 10:00 – 15:00
Printmaker Demonstration @ Community Program Room
Impressions 3: An Exhibition of New Prints from the Salt Spring Painters Guild’s Printmaking Group. Community Program Room (when not in use) October 1-30, Monday to Saturday 10am-5pm.
R. Bruce Logan 15:30
R. Bruce Logan
Oct 27 @ 15:30
R. Bruce Logan @ Community Program Room
R. Bruce Logan launches As the Lotus Blooms, a sequel to Finding Lien, a suspenseful novel published in 2016 and dealing with the dark subject of child trafficking in Asia, written in a documentary fiction
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Spanish Conversation Group 15:00
Spanish Conversation Group
Oct 28 @ 15:00 – 17:00
Spanish Conversation Group @ Community Program Room
This free event is a chance to chat with other Spanish speakers or learners in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Those who want can join in learning and singing a Spanish language song or two.
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Tech Tutoring with Conrad 12:00
Tech Tutoring with Conrad
Oct 29 @ 12:00 – 15:00
Tech Tutoring with Conrad @ Library Meeting Room
iPad, Tablet, eReader and basic Mac tutoring with Conrad Koke. Sign-up sheets are found in the Info Desk Programs binder. Sessions are available every Monday.
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Film: Colonization Road 19:30
Film: Colonization Road
Oct 30 @ 19:30
Colonization Road (2016) 49min.  Anishinaabe comedian and activist Ryan McMahon journeys through Ontario exploring the impact of Ontario’s colonial road system, which forms the basis of the province’s contemporary highway system. McMahon explores how the colonial road system
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Parent-Child Mother Goose Program 10:30
Bridge Club 13:00
Bridge Club
Oct 31 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Every Wednesday afternoon in the program room from 12:30 pm – 4 pm. Drop-ins welcome.