Family Literacy Day with Authors Kevin Sylvester & Ted Staunton
Join the Library's celebration on Saturday January 26 at 2 pm at the Mary J Benson Branch with zany authors Kevin Sylvester and Ted Staunton. Kevin & Ted are celebrating Family Literacy Day with their new middle grade series The almost epic squad.Thirteen year olds in Dimly Manitoba are developing weird super powers which they have to learn to control & then use to save the world.
Spirit of the West Documentary: “Spirit Unforgettable”
Thursday, January 31, 6 pm, Mary J. Benson Branch
January is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. Join us for a special viewing of the documentary about iconic Canadian Celtic rock band Spirit of the West, and their charismatic frontman, John Mann, who was diagnosed in 2014 with early onset Alzheimer’s disease at the age of 51.
Seeking new Library Board members
The Port Hope Public Library Board term is up and the Municipality is looking for new members to join the Board in providing governance and advocacy for the public library. Application may be made to the Municipality of Port Hope, 56 Queen Street, Port Hope ON L1A 3Z9
Basic requirements : Canadian citizenship, at least 18 years old and a resident of Port Hope.Applications should state: the name, address and qualifications of the applicant and any pertinent background information which may assist Council in its consideration.
Tech help for your new devices – phones, laptops and tablets – is available at the Library. Book a one-on-one session Monday or Wednesday at 12:45 pm with a Co-op student at the Children's Desk. Drop in Tuesday afternoons at 4:10 pm and TCS students will teach you beginning January 22 or ask Library staff about booking a session on learning to use free audio and ebook downloads.
Laughter Yoga Session with Lisa
Monday, January 21, 6:30 pm at the Mary J. Benson Branch
Start your year off with laughter and joy! This is your chance to try Laughter Yoga, and experience the benefit of laughter for your body and mind.