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Author Reading: Tom Wayman

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

The Road to Appledore & How Can You Live Here? by Tom Wayman Gardener and poet Tom Wayman regales us with his prose memoir of back-to-the-land adventures in the Kootenays, and his latest poetic reflections on rural life there. Free but space is limited; register online or call the Library: 604-886-2130. Also accessible live via […]

Free
Event Series Tech Help

Tech Help

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Get free help with using your device. Do you need assistance with : *using your smartphone, tablet, laptop or e-reader *accessing email *surfing the internet *posting to social media or other basic technology help… Call the library at 604-886-2130 to make a 30 minute appointment. If your technology issue is beyond our scope, we are […]

Free

Author Reading: Marion Crook

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Local author Marion McKinnon Crook reads from her new memoir, Always On Call: Adventures in Nursing, Ranching and Rural Living, a sequel to her first memoir Always Pack A Candle: A Nurse in the Cariboo-Chilcotin. Free but in-person space is limited; register online or contact the Library. Also accessible live via the Zoom link on […]

Free

French Conversation Group

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Do you wish you could practice your French with other friendly French language learners?  Join our weekly French Conversation Group! In-person only. No meetings on statutory holidays.

Free

Knitting a Community

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Tuesdays. Do you enjoy knitting and/or crocheting with others, and making useful items from donated yarn for local charities? Join our weekly knitting group on Tuesday mornings. Knitters from beginners to experts are welcome. Host: Lynne Dyment Limited to 12 in-person participants, first-come first served.

Free

Japanese Conversation Group (Online)

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

NEW TIME: Tuesdays, 1 pm. Are you curious about the Japanese language and culture? Join our weekly Japanese Conversation Group. We meet every Tuesday on Zoom (online only) from 2-3 pm. All levels welcomed. Host: Aki Oda.

Free
Event Series Tech Help

Tech Help

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Get free help with using your device. Do you need assistance with : *using your smartphone, tablet, laptop or e-reader *accessing email *surfing the internet *posting to social media or other basic technology help… Call the library at 604-886-2130 to make a 30 minute appointment. If your technology issue is beyond our scope, we are […]

Free
Event Series Tech Help

Tech Help

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Get free help with using your device. Do you need assistance with : *using your smartphone, tablet, laptop or e-reader *accessing email *surfing the internet *posting to social media or other basic technology help… Call the library at 604-886-2130 to make a 30 minute appointment. If your technology issue is beyond our scope, we are […]

Free

Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Stories & Songs with S7aplek Lanakila Bob Baker

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Learn about the Squamish Nation’s history, culture and traditions through stories and songs. We are honoured to host Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Elder S7aplek Lanakila Bob Baker, Co-Founder and Spokesperson of the Spakwus Slolem Eagle Song Dancers. All ages welcome. Free but space is limited. Registration is recommended; register online or call the Library: 604-886-2130.

Free

Author Reading: Jan DeGrass

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Local author Jan DeGrass reads from her new historical novel, Winter of Siege, the story of a young woman braving the siege of Leningrad in WWII. Free but in-person space is limited; register online or contact the Library. Also accessible live via the Zoom link on the library's website. (Rescheduled from Apr 27.)

Free

Monday Morning Meditation

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Using traditional Buddhist Dharma psychology to calm the mind and alleviate suffering, facilitator John Thompson will lead guided Dharma meditations for short and long term solutions, and discuss these modalities, every Monday. No registration required, drop in to any session. No sessions in January, resumes Feb 6.

Free

French Conversation Group

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Do you wish you could practice your French with other friendly French language learners?  Join our weekly French Conversation Group! In-person only. No meetings on statutory holidays.

Free

Japanese Conversation Group (Online)

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

NEW TIME: Tuesdays, 1 pm. Are you curious about the Japanese language and culture? Join our weekly Japanese Conversation Group. We meet every Tuesday on Zoom (online only) from 2-3 pm. All levels welcomed. Host: Aki Oda.

Free
Event Series Writers’ Open Mic

Open Mic

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Calling all readers, performers, and writers! Join us to share your own original material, or your favourite work by someone else: novels, stories, poems, songs, plays, memoirs, creative nonfiction, etc. Come enjoy reading, performing, or just listening. Five minutes maximum per person, please. Teens, adults, and performers at all levels of English are all welcome. […]

Free
Event Series Tech Help

Tech Help

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Get free help with using your device. Do you need assistance with : *using your smartphone, tablet, laptop or e-reader *accessing email *surfing the internet *posting to social media or other basic technology help… Call the library at 604-886-2130 to make a 30 minute appointment. If your technology issue is beyond our scope, we are […]

Free

Write On: Quiet Writing Time

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

You’re invited to Come Write On for some quiet writing time here at the Library every first Thursday of the month, 3:00-5:00 pm. No instruction or critique, just quiet time and space to write. Work on any writing you wish, with wifi and tea, in the company of your fellow writers. Facilitator: Cathalynn (Cindy) Labonte-Smith […]

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Women’s Health Action Network Team Panel: Menopause Health

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Learn more about how to support your health around and after menopause. Bring your questions to this interactive discussion with with these local women’s health practitioners: – Dr. Baili Clarke, Naturopathic Doctor – Sarah Cormack, Menopause Health Coach & Holistic Nutritionist – Liz Hills, Group Fitness Instructor – Maryla Podgajny, Registered Physiotherapist Moderator: Johanna Rzepa […]

Free

Monday Morning Meditation

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Using traditional Buddhist Dharma psychology to calm the mind and alleviate suffering, facilitator John Thompson will lead guided Dharma meditations for short and long term solutions, and discuss these modalities, every Monday. No registration required, drop in to any session. No sessions in January, resumes Feb 6.

Free

French Conversation Group

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Do you wish you could practice your French with other friendly French language learners?  Join our weekly French Conversation Group! In-person only. No meetings on statutory holidays.

Free

Knitting a Community

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Tuesdays. Do you enjoy knitting and/or crocheting with others, and making useful items from donated yarn for local charities? Join our weekly knitting group on Tuesday mornings. Knitters from beginners to experts are welcome. Host: Lynne Dyment Limited to 12 in-person participants, first-come first served.

Free

Japanese Conversation Group (Online)

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

NEW TIME: Tuesdays, 1 pm. Are you curious about the Japanese language and culture? Join our weekly Japanese Conversation Group. We meet every Tuesday on Zoom (online only) from 2-3 pm. All levels welcomed. Host: Aki Oda.

Free
Event Series Tech Help

Tech Help

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Get free help with using your device. Do you need assistance with : *using your smartphone, tablet, laptop or e-reader *accessing email *surfing the internet *posting to social media or other basic technology help… Call the library at 604-886-2130 to make a 30 minute appointment. If your technology issue is beyond our scope, we are […]

Free

Gibsons Landing Jazz Festival & Beyond: Wendy Hibberd

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

Get keyed up for Jazz Fest at the Library! Stylish local chanteuse Wendy Hibberd, “The Divine Ms. W,” will entertain us, accompanied by Anneka Bonser on keyboard. Free but space is limited. Registration is recommended; register online or call the Library: 604-886-2130.

Free

Pride/Indigenous Documentary Film: Unarchived

Gibsons & District Public Library 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons, BC, Canada

The history of BC’s marginalized peoples has often been excluded from mainstream media, archives, and museums. Archivists from some of BC’s queer, Asian, and Indigenous communities are collecting materials to preserve their history, and challenging colonially-oriented institutions to change towards inclusivity and reconciliation. Join us for fascinating rare footage and unheard stories. Written and directed […]

Free

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