Programs & Events for Adults

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What to Eat! 4-week Health + Wellness Series | 6 PM
June 13, 2017

Done with dieting? This 4-part series from Grimsby Medical Associates will show you show to build healthy eating habits to control weight long term.

Del Lord: From Grimsby to Hollywood | 7 PM
June 14, 2017

Local historian Shawn A. Roy will discuss Grimsby-born Three Stooges Director Del Lord. Learn all about his life working with Hollywood legends like Buster Keaton and Bing Crosby.

Drawing Clocks & Driving Cars | 7 PM
June 15, 2017

Join us for a presentation examining new tests being put in place for older drivers in Ontario and the emerging evidence from a large scale Canadian study of drivers aged 70 and older.

Patio Reads Book Club: The Break | 6:30 PM
June 21, 2017

When Stella, a young Métis mother, looks out her window she spots someone in trouble on the Break.  In a series of shifting narratives, people who are connected with the victim tell their stories leading up to that fateful night.

Safe and Strong at Home | 10:30 AM
June 21, 2017

This interactive workshop will include fall prevention and drug safety components. Chair-based exercises will be demonstrated and can be tried by participants.

Scanning Slides & Negatives
June 22, 2017

Learn how to make high resolution digital copies of your slides and negative using the Library's Media Lab scanner.

Monday Matinee: The Third Man
June 26, 2017

Set in postwar Vienna, Austria, "The Third Man" stars Joseph Cotten as Holly Martins, a writer of pulp Westerns, who arrives penniless as a guest of his childhood chum Harry Lime (Orson Welles), only to find him dead. Martins develops a conspiracy theory after learning of a "third man" present at the time of Harry's death, running into interference from British officer Maj. Calloway (Trevor Howard) and falling head-over-heels for Harry's grief-stricken lover, Anna (Alida Valli).

VHS to DVD Workshop
June 29, 2017

Learn how to record your old home VHS movies to DVD or digital file format using equipment in the Library's Media Lab.

Patio Reads Book Club: Birdie
July 26, 2017

Birdie is a darkly comic and moving first novel about the universal experience of recovering from wounds of the past, informed by the lore and knowledge of Cree traditions. 

Patio Reads Book Club: Big Little Lies
August 30, 2017

Big Little Lies is a brilliant take on ex-husbands and second wives, mothers and daughters, schoolyard scandal, and the dangerous little lies we tell ourselves just to survive.

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