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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-hearts 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.

Absolute Beginners Computer Class
Tuesday, February 16 & 23
10-11:30am
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.

What's for Dinner Book Club
Tuesday, February 16
6:30-7:30pm
Fireplace area
We invite you to our yummiest book club ever - our cookbook club! Join Lee as we ask a few important questions: Does a salad need lettuce and can homemade soup be fast and fantastic? Coming?
Drop us a line.

Chair Yoga
Thursdays: February 18 through Thursday, March 31 (not running on March 17)
11:30am-12:30pm
Programming Room 2
Enjoy gentle yoga with Melanie Rimkay as she works through various poses and exercises to strengthen and limber you up. Please register for this 6-week program. The cost is $24 for the 6-week session.

Genealogy Club

Thursday, February 18 2pm
Programming Rooms
This month the Genealogy Club welcomes Ellen Millar from the Simcoe County Archives to discuss genealogical holdings.  Please RSVP.

Nerf Battle in the Library
Sunday, February 28
4-6pm
Bring your un-modified Nerf guns to the Library 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 things more fun! $3 entry fee. Registration required. 

Tech Training - Get to Know Your Tablet or iPad
Tuesday, March 1
10-11:30am
Technology Lab
Learn about your settings, apps, and how to get on our WiFi. Please bring your tablet or iPad to this class. $2 per person - Registration required.

Book Club - Bookworms
Thursday, March 3
1:30-3pm
Programming Rooms
The Bookworms meet this month to discuss The Glassblower of Murano, by Marina Fiorato. Contact us to get your copy and join this fun group of book lovers.

Adult Spelling Bee
Friday, March 4
7-9pm
Brewery Bay Party Room
Do you think you can spell? Prove it! Come out to a fun night of spelling challenges in a pub atmosphere hosted by The Packet's Nathan Taylor! We'll start off at Grade 5 words and work our way into the hardest words that any Orillian has ever spelled correctly! Please bring a donation to the Sharing Place Food Bank. Please RSVP (maximum 40 people).

Tech Training - Introduction to the Internet!
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uesday, March 8
10-11:30am
Technology Lab
Get your Google on with us! Maps, pictures, news, sports, family information, and more! Tablets, phones, and iPad users are welcome - bring your device! Registration required.

Living with Early Dementia
Tuesday, March 8 & 22
10-11am
Programming Room 2
People with early dementia are welcome to come with their caregivers to this drop-in coffee hour. We will have puzzles and activities, community and friendly chit-chat. Contact us for more information.

Zentagles for Adults
Tuesday, March 8
10:30am
Programming Room 1
Relax and draw with us and artist Gay McCreath. RSVP to attend this free adult workshop.

Ukulele Jam
Tuesday, March 8
6-8pm
Programming room
Drop in and join the Sunshine Ukulele Network for a fun evening in the Programming Room!  Any skill level is welcome!  Come and strum with us.  Call 705-325-2338 for more information.

Book Club - Books on Tap
Wednesday, March 9
7:30pm
Brewery Bay
At Books on Tap, the crew will be tackling H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald. They'll be sipping suds and talking books. Drop us a line to get your copy of the title.

Genealogy Club - Uncovering the Life of a WWII Soldier
Thursday, March 17
2-3:30pm
Programming Rooms
Everyone is welcome to learn to piece together the life of a soldier killed in action during WWII and soldiers who returned home after the war. Please contact us to save a spot.

Tech Training - eBooks Still Evading You?
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uesday, March 22 & 29
10-11:30am
Technology Lab
Are eBooks still evading you? We can help! eBooks Level 1 on Tuesday, March 22, and eBooks Level 2 on Tuesday, March 29. $2 for each class. Registration required.

Roundtable Book Club
Tuesday, March 25
6:45-7:45pm
Fireplace area Lee and the Roundtable Book Club are talking Memoirs this month. Everyone is welcome to attend with their faves!

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