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Adult Programs

The Orillia Public Library has many fun and informative programs for adults and seniors!  Check out our Calendar of Events for more details!

Upcoming Programs

Blind Date with a Book
Monday, February 1 until Monday February 22
Take a chance on love this month with our 3rd annual literary love-match program. We will wrap great title in brown paper and advertise the merits of the book with a fun, lonely-harts advertisement. You check out your date, rate it, and return your ballot to us for a chance to win a romantic lunch for two at Apple Annie's cafe in downtown Orillia.

Books on Tap Book Club
Wednesday, February 10
7:30pm
Brewery Bay (117 Mississaga St. East)
Meet us at Brewery Bay to grab a cold one and chat about "A Long Fatal Love Chase" by Louisa May Alcott this month with our book club for twenty and thirty somethings.  We will meet on Wednesday, February 10th at 7:30pm.  RSVP soon to get a copy of this month's title.

Beginner Genealogy
Thursday, February 11
2pm-3:30 pm
Programming Room
Want to start your family tree, but don't know where and how to begin? Join us to start building that tree together with the help of experts and peers. Please register with Jayne for this class.

Seniors Computer Valentine Fun
Saturday, February 13
10am-11 am
Technology Lab
Flex your computing muscles and have some fun making computer Valentines together. Sign up for this technology class to secure your spot. Lonely hearts are welcome.

Absolute Beginners Computer Class
Tuesday, February 16 & 23
10am-11:30 am
Technology Lab
Are you (or someone you love) struggling to get the computer turned on? Is your mouse a mess? Do clicks and double-clicks give you stress? Come get acquainted with the basics at our welcoming and gentle technology class. It is $2 for the two-week session, please contact us to secure a spot.

Nerf Battle in the Library
Sunday, February 28
4pm-6pm
Bring your un-modified Nerf guns to the Library on Sunday, February 28 from 4-6pm for a fun game of Capture the Flag upstairs!  If you're late, you can't get in!  We'll make the teams. Refereed.  Adults please 18+.  The theme is Star Wars Vs. Star Trek.  Costumes optional, but they make thing more fun! $3 entry fee.  Registration required.