Event Calendar

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Teen Book Club – Anya’s Ghost 3:45 pm
Teen Book Club – Anya’s Ghost
Oct 1 @ 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm
Teen Book Club - Anya's Ghost @ Community Program Room
Teen Book Club is an opportunity to get together, eat snacks, and talk about books. September 17 Welcome Meeting October 1 Anya’s Ghost October 15 Through the Woods November 5 Brazen November 19 Nimona December
Reconciliation Reading Circles 4:00 pm
Reconciliation Reading Circles
Oct 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Reconciliation Reading Circles @ Community Program Room
Reconciliation reading circles starting in fall for 5 weeks. Join others in reading They Called Me Number One by Bev Sellars. In these Reading Circles, we explore Bev Sellars’ frank and poignant memoir, in which
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Tech Basics for Seniors 10:00 am
Tech Basics for Seniors
Oct 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tech Basics for Seniors @ Community Program Room
Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman 10:00 am
Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman
Oct 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman
Parent-Child Mother Goose Program 10:30 am
Parent-Child Mother Goose Program
Oct 2 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Parent-Child Mother  Goose Program
Bridge Club 12:45 pm
Bridge Club
Oct 2 @ 12:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Every Wednesday afternoon in the program room from 12:45 pm – 4 pm. Drop-ins welcome.
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Tech Tutoring with Jim Watkins 10:00 am
Tech Tutoring with Jim Watkins
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tech Tutoring with Jim Watkins
Wendy Taylor 10:00 am
Wendy Taylor
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Wendy Taylor @ Community Program Room
Wendy Taylor shows a collection of mixed media, acrylic Northwest coast paintings, and etchings. Taylor’s art captures the spirit of our northwest pacific coast beauty. Her art also reflects a part of her and her
Poetry Open Mic 7:00 pm
Poetry Open Mic
Oct 3 @ 7:00 pm
Poetry Open Mic @ Community Program Room
Reader sign-up at 6:45. One poem per reader. Featured poet Chris Muscat writes about the unseen, ecology, grief and beauty. Exploring poetry as a way of giving back into the heart of the beloved. He
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Elementary Bridge Coaching 10:00 am
Elementary Bridge Coaching
Oct 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Elementary Bridge Coaching @ Library Program Room
Tree Walk with Ariel Gordon 2:00 pm
Tree Walk with Ariel Gordon
Oct 4 @ 2:00 pm
4PM Book Signing. Tree Walk with Ariel Gordon author of Treed Walking in Canada’s Urban Forests And local poet Christine Smart.  Join us for a guided forest walk from SSI Library to Mouat Park and
Family Movie Matinee 2:30 pm
Games Night 6:30 pm
Games Night
Oct 4 @ 6:30 pm
Games Night @ Library Program Room
Our weekly drop-in games night is a great chance to  meet up with friends over a board game.  Play an old favourite or try your hand at a new game!  
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Improv 10:00 am
Improv
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Improv @ Community Program Room
Learn the elements of Improv with the award-winning GISS Improv Team in this exciting three-session course. AGES 10-13 Please note that the Oct 19 session will begin at 9:30. Limited spaces available; please sign up
Emergency Preparedness Series 5:00 pm
Emergency Preparedness Series
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Salt Spring Emergency Program is hosting a free workshop series at the Salt Spring Public Library and one session at the Legion*. Community members, POD leaders, First Responders and all interested are encouraged to
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Spanish Conversation Meetup 3:00 pm
Spanish Conversation Meetup
Oct 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Spanish Conversation Meetup
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 pm
Tech Tutoring with Conrad
Oct 7 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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.
Youth Book Club 3:30 pm
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La Leche Meeting 10:30 am
La Leche Meeting
Oct 8 @ 10:30 am
The La Leche League meets in the library once a month for breastfeeding support and discussion.  For more information contact lllc.saltspringisland@gmail.com
Reconciliation Reading Circles 4:00 pm
Reconciliation Reading Circles
Oct 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Reconciliation Reading Circles @ Community Program Room
Reconciliation reading circles starting in fall for 5 weeks. Join others in reading They Called Me Number One by Bev Sellars. In these Reading Circles, we explore Bev Sellars’ frank and poignant memoir, in which
Maggie Squires and Drew Bodaly 7:00 pm
Maggie Squires and Drew Bodaly
Oct 8 @ 7:00 pm
Maggie Squires and Drew Bodaly @ Community Program Room
Gulf Island Lakes: New Work (2014-2019) on Salt Spring’s St. Mary, Cusheon, & Blackburn and Cortes’ Hague & Gunflint by Maggie Squires, Ph.D. & Drew Bodaly. Ph.D. Squires and Bodaly are retired research scientists and consultants. Effects
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Tech Basics for Seniors 10:00 am
Tech Basics for Seniors
Oct 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tech Basics for Seniors @ Community Program Room
Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman 10:00 am
Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman
Oct 9 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman
Parent-Child Mother Goose Program 10:30 am
Parent-Child Mother Goose Program
Oct 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Parent-Child Mother  Goose Program
Bridge Club 12:45 pm
Bridge Club
Oct 9 @ 12:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Every Wednesday afternoon in the program room from 12:45 pm – 4 pm. Drop-ins welcome.
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Tech Tutoring with Jim Watkins 10:00 am
Tech Tutoring with Jim Watkins
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tech Tutoring with Jim Watkins
Emergency Preparedness Series 5:00 pm
Emergency Preparedness Series
Oct 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
The Salt Spring Emergency Program is hosting a free workshop series at the Salt Spring Public Library and one session at the Legion*. Community members, POD leaders, First Responders and all interested are encouraged to
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Elementary Bridge Coaching 10:00 am
Elementary Bridge Coaching
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Elementary Bridge Coaching @ Library Program Room
StoryTime 11:00 am
StoryTime
Oct 11 @ 11:00 am
StoryTime is a great way to build early literacy skills, read new books and old favourites, and have fun with games, crafts, and more! Everyone welcome, aimed towards ages 3-6
Family Movie Matinee 2:30 pm
Games Night 6:30 pm
Games Night
Oct 11 @ 6:30 pm
Games Night @ Library Program Room
Our weekly drop-in games night is a great chance to  meet up with friends over a board game.  Play an old favourite or try your hand at a new game!  
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CLOSED Thanksgiving Weekend
Improv 10:00 am
Improv
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Improv @ Community Program Room
Learn the elements of Improv with the award-winning GISS Improv Team in this exciting three-session course. AGES 10-13 Please note that the Oct 19 session will begin at 9:30. Limited spaces available; please sign up
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Teen Book Club – Through the Woods 3:45 pm
Teen Book Club – Through the Woods
Oct 15 @ 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm
Teen Book Club - Through the Woods @ Community Program Room
Teen Book Club is an opportunity to get together, eat snacks, and talk about books. September 17 Welcome Meeting October 1 Anya’s Ghost October 15 Through the Woods November 5 Brazen November 19 Nimona December
Reconciliation Reading Circles 4:00 pm
Reconciliation Reading Circles
Oct 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Reconciliation Reading Circles @ Community Program Room
Reconciliation reading circles starting in fall for 5 weeks. Join others in reading They Called Me Number One by Bev Sellars. In these Reading Circles, we explore Bev Sellars’ frank and poignant memoir, in which
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Tech Basics for Seniors 10:00 am
Tech Basics for Seniors
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tech Basics for Seniors @ Community Program Room
Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman 10:00 am
Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman
Parent-Child Mother Goose Program 10:30 am
Parent-Child Mother Goose Program
Oct 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Parent-Child Mother  Goose Program
Bridge Club 12:45 pm
Bridge Club
Oct 16 @ 12:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Every Wednesday afternoon in the program room from 12:45 pm – 4 pm. Drop-ins welcome.
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Tech Tutoring with Jim Watkins 10:00 am
Tech Tutoring with Jim Watkins
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tech Tutoring with Jim Watkins
Marissa Stapley 7:00 pm
Marissa Stapley
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm
Marissa Stapley @ Community Program Room
Marissa Stapley launches The Last Resort, an instant national bestselling thriller by visiting Toronto-based author and journalist. Marissa Stapley’s work has been published around the world, and in 8 different languages. In this topical, tropical
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Elementary Bridge Coaching 10:00 am
Elementary Bridge Coaching
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Elementary Bridge Coaching @ Library Program Room
Story Walk 10:00 am
Story Walk
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am
Story Walk @ Mouat Park
StoryWalk is a self-led program where participants walk from the library, through Mouat Park to the pool, following the story along the path. Fun for all ages!  Presented in partnership with CRD Parc with funding
StoryTime 11:00 am
StoryTime
Oct 18 @ 11:00 am
StoryTime is a great way to build early literacy skills, read new books and old favourites, and have fun with games, crafts, and more! Everyone welcome, aimed towards ages 3-6
Games Night 6:30 pm
Games Night
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm
Games Night @ Library Program Room
Our weekly drop-in games night is a great chance to  meet up with friends over a board game.  Play an old favourite or try your hand at a new game!  
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Improv 10:00 am
Improv
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Improv @ Community Program Room
Learn the elements of Improv with the award-winning GISS Improv Team in this exciting three-session course. AGES 10-13 Please note that the Oct 19 session will begin at 9:30. Limited spaces available; please sign up
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Spanish Conversation Meetup 3:00 pm
Spanish Conversation Meetup
Oct 20 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Spanish Conversation Meetup
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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Reconciliation Reading Circles 4:00 pm
Reconciliation Reading Circles
Oct 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Reconciliation Reading Circles @ Community Program Room
Reconciliation reading circles starting in fall for 5 weeks. Join others in reading They Called Me Number One by Bev Sellars. In these Reading Circles, we explore Bev Sellars’ frank and poignant memoir, in which
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Tech Basics for Seniors 10:00 am
Tech Basics for Seniors
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tech Basics for Seniors @ Community Program Room
Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman 10:00 am
Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman
Parent-Child Mother Goose Program 10:30 am
Parent-Child Mother Goose Program
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Parent-Child Mother  Goose Program
Bridge Club 12:45 pm
Bridge Club
Oct 23 @ 12:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Every Wednesday afternoon in the program room from 12:45 pm – 4 pm. Drop-ins welcome.
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Tech Tutoring with Jim Watkins 10:00 am
Tech Tutoring with Jim Watkins
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tech Tutoring with Jim Watkins
Library Book Club 1:00 pm
Library Book Club
Oct 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Library Book Club @ Community Program Room
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
Emergency Preparedness Series 6:28 pm
Emergency Preparedness Series
Oct 24 @ 6:28 pm – 7:28 pm
The Salt Spring Emergency Program is hosting a free workshop series at the Salt Spring Public Library and one session at the Legion*. Community members, POD leaders, First Responders and all interested are encouraged to
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Elementary Bridge Coaching 10:00 am
Elementary Bridge Coaching
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Elementary Bridge Coaching @ Library Program Room
StoryTime 11:00 am
StoryTime
Oct 25 @ 11:00 am
StoryTime is a great way to build early literacy skills, read new books and old favourites, and have fun with games, crafts, and more! Everyone welcome, aimed towards ages 3-6
Family Movie Matinee 2:30 pm
Games Night 6:30 pm
Games Night
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm
Games Night @ Library Program Room
Our weekly drop-in games night is a great chance to  meet up with friends over a board game.  Play an old favourite or try your hand at a new game!  
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Eufemia Fantetti and Brenda Brooks 3:30 pm
Eufemia Fantetti and Brenda Brooks
Oct 26 @ 3:30 pm
Eufemia Fantetti and Brenda Brooks @ Community Program Room
Eufemia Fantetti reads My Father, Fortune-Tellers & Me, A Memoir. As the daughter of southern Italian immigrants joined in arranged marriage, Eufemia Fantetti weathered the devastating consequences of her mother’s treatment-resistant schizophrenia. In her search
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Spanish Conversation Meetup 3:00 pm
Spanish Conversation Meetup
Oct 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Spanish Conversation Meetup
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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Reconciliation Reading Circles 4:00 pm
Reconciliation Reading Circles
Oct 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Reconciliation Reading Circles @ Community Program Room
Reconciliation reading circles starting in fall for 5 weeks. Join others in reading They Called Me Number One by Bev Sellars. In these Reading Circles, we explore Bev Sellars’ frank and poignant memoir, in which
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Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman 10:00 am
Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tech Tutoring with Peter Freeman
Parent-Child Mother Goose Program 10:30 am
Parent-Child Mother Goose Program
Oct 30 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Parent-Child Mother  Goose Program
Bridge Club 12:45 pm
Bridge Club
Oct 30 @ 12:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Every Wednesday afternoon in the program room from 12:45 pm – 4 pm. Drop-ins welcome.