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Upcoming Programs

Upcoming Programs/Events

Hot Readers  
Don't let the kids have all the fun. We are excited to launch our third annual Hot Readers Summer Reading Club for Grown Ups!  You can pick up ballots or register online   All you need to do to participate is read or listen to whatever you want: books, e-books or audiobooks.  Whatever works for you! The more you read, the more chances you have to win. We'll be giving away a weekly book gift baskets in July and August. Each entry we receive throught the summer will be eligable as the winner of the Grand Prize of 12 passes to Mariposa Film Nights.

Ukulele Jam
Tuesday, September 8th
6 p.m.
Programming Room
Grab your ukulele and come strum with the Sunshine Ukulele Network!  No registration required.  New members of all skill levels are always welcome.
Please email us or call 705-325-2338 for more information.

VON Exercise Class for 55+
Begins Wednesday, September 9th
10:30-11:30 a.m.
Programming Room

Join VON Canada SMART (Seniors Maintaining Active Roles Together) for an exercise class for seniors 55+. SMART's gentle exercises are for those that want to improve their strength, balance and flexibility regardless of thier current physical ability. For more information and to register, call the Orillia SMART team at 705-326-7021.

Books on Tap
Wednesday, September 9th
7:30 p.m.
Era 67 (64 Mississaga Street West)
Grab a cold one with "Books on Tap": a fun book club for 20 & 30-somethings!  Our September selection is All My Puny Sorrows" by Miriam Toews and we are meeting at Era 67.  Drop in to the Library to RSVP and pick up your copy!  New members always welcome.
Please email us or call 705-325-2338 for more information.

Intro to Chair Yoga
Thursday, September 10
11:30 a.m.
Programming Room
Join Melanie Rimkay as she introduces you to Chair Yoga. This introductory class is $4 per person to join. Please RSVP to attend.

iPad Basics
Saturday, September 12th
10-11:30 a.m.
Computer Technology Lab

Back by popular demand! Bring your iPad and we'll help you get started with the basics.
Please RSVP to attend; $2 per person.

Ancestry.com
Tuesday, September 15
10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Computer Technology Lab

Learn how to research your family tree with Ancestry Library Edition and other websites.
Please RSVP to attend; $2 per person.

Zentangles Workshop
Tuesday, September 15
2 p.m.
Programming Room
Local artist Gay McCreath will help you get started with zentangles, an art form anyone can do! 
Please RSVP to attend this free adult workshop. Please email us or
call 705-325-2338 for more information.

Roundtable Book Club
Tuesday, September 15th
6:45 p.m.

Share your reading at the Roundtable! We meet every other month at 6:45 p.m. on the third Tuesday starting this September. Join our informal book chat where you pick what you'd like to read - novel, non-fiction, magazine, graphic novel etc. Our upcoming discussion will be about mystery and suspense: what's on your list?  Please RSVP to attend or call 705-325-2338 for more information.

Android Basics
Saturday, September 16th
10-11:30 a.m.
Computer Technology Lab

Don't have an iPad? There are many different types of tablets out there and we can help! Bring your Android-based tablet (i.e. Samsung Galaxy, Acer etc.) to class and we'll help you with the basics. Please RSVP to attend; $2 per person.

Beginner Genealogy
Thursday, September 17th
2-4 p.m. 

Need help getting started on your family tree? Sign up for this beginner class to learn the basics. Please RSVP to attend.  

Check out our Calendar of Events to see all new and upcoming programs!