Sunday January 19 from 1 to 4 PM at the Mary J Benson Branch
Join us for an afternoon of Scrabble for ages 5 and up. Games will be played throughout the Library. Bring a friend and your board or use one of the Library boards - regular or Junior versions. We'll have a Scrabble dictionary on hand to settle if 'xyst' is a word -(it is.)
Local History Lecture Series
Saturday January 18, 2 pm at the Mary J Benson Branch. “The Subdivision of Hope Township” Presented by surveyor Lynn Brown. Series is popular so first come, first seated.
Take note the next lecture will be February 29, 2 PM on “O’Neill’s Opera House” presented by Phil Carter and Bruce Bowden
Tuesday afternoons, January 14 until February 25, beginning at 4:10 pm fpr one hour at the Mary J Benson Branch
Drop-in sessions for hands-on help operating your devices- phones, tablets & laptops. No registration, no waiting. Expertise supplied by student volunteers from Trinity College School.
Restorative Yoga and Reiki
Sunday January 26, 2-3 PM, at the Mary J Benson Branch.
Join Diana Wilson. Passive, comforting poses that allow you to become very relaxed. Nurturing from the inside out with the added element of some reiki energy. Limited registration. Please pre-register by calling 905-885-4712 or email Lisa at email@example.com
Family Literacy Day, January 27
It only takes 20 minutes to make learning together part of your everyday routine. Pick up your free Family Literacy Day ‘Take Twenty’ family activity booklet from the Library and ABC Life Literacy beginning January 20th. Take a photo of your family ‘taking twenty’ and post on Twitter @PortHopeLibrary or Instagram port_hope_library
Friends of the Library Meeting
Sunday January 19, 2 PM at the Mary J Benson Branch
The Library has new Friends. The Friends have new leadership. Come out and learn how to support your public Library. Everyone is welcome!