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Powell River Public Library

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100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
604-485-4796 http://www.prpl.ca

January 2019

Library Storytime

January 19 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

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Outspoken: A spoken word workshop for teens

January 19 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Build the confidence and skills to help perform your own work. This unique one-day workshop, led by local spoken word and slam poet Erin Innis, will combine writing, theatre, poetry, prose and spoken word. Registration is required. Ages 13-18 are welcome. Because the worshop goes over lunch, it is recommended that participants bring a lunch. For more information or to register, contact Megan Cole, teen services coordinator at cole@prpl.ca or call 604-485-4796. Presented by the Powell River Public Library and…

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Early Literacy and Your Child

January 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

An interactive event for parents and preschoolers aged 3-4.

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Knit Night at the Library

January 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 15, 2019

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Come to the library and meet like-minded people who enjoy learning and sharing their knitting craft. This is a casual weekly meet-up on Wednesdays where everyone is welcome, from beginner to expert. Bring your knitting and crochet projects, supplies, questions and creations. Free! Drop-in. No registration.

Find out more »

Library Storytime

January 24 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

Find out more »

Read To Write Book Club

January 25 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on February 22, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on March 29, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on April 26, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on May 31, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on June 28, 2019 at 5:00pm

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

One of Rebecca Solnit’s tips for writing includes:  “Read. And don’t read. Read good writing, and don’t live in the present. Live in the deep past, with the language of the Koran or the Mabinogion or Mother Goose or Dickens or Dickinson or Baldwin or whatever speaks to you deeply.” To help support writers and other creative minds, this group will explore writing in different genres, styles, voices and more. Books will be selected in consultation with the registrants. Registration is required.…

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Library Storytime

January 26 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

Find out more »

Friends of the Library Book Drive

January 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on June 28, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on September 24, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on October 22, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 28, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on February 22, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on March 22, 2019 at 10:00am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

The Friends of the Library hold a Book Drive on the fourth Thursday of every month from 10-noon at the Library to collect book donations from the community. These books are sold to raise funds for library services and initiatives.    

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Speak: Young Words

January 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Poets and writers ages 13-25 are invited to share their work at this youth-focused reading. Presented by the Powell River Poetry Slam and Poetry and Prose. All ages. Drop-in. Sign-up to read by emailing powellriverpoetryslam@gmail.com

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SPEAK! Young Words Poetry Reading

January 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Poets and spoken word performers ages 13-25 are invited to take the stage at this youth-focused event. Tuesday, January 29 from 6:30- 8 pm in the First Credit Union Community Room. Presented by the Powell River Poetry Slam, the Powell River Public Library and Poetry and Prose. Sign-up in advance by emailing powellriverpoetryslam@gmail.com or sign-up the night of between 5:45 and 6:15 pm. For more information email Megan Cole, teen services coordinator at cole@prpl.ca or 604-485-4796

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Knit Night at the Library

January 30 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 15, 2019

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Come to the library and meet like-minded people who enjoy learning and sharing their knitting craft. This is a casual weekly meet-up on Wednesdays where everyone is welcome, from beginner to expert. Bring your knitting and crochet projects, supplies, questions and creations. Free! Drop-in. No registration.

Find out more »

Library Storytime

January 31 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

Find out more »

February 2019

Library Storytime

February 2 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

Find out more »

Knit Night at the Library

February 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 15, 2019

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Come to the library and meet like-minded people who enjoy learning and sharing their knitting craft. This is a casual weekly meet-up on Wednesdays where everyone is welcome, from beginner to expert. Bring your knitting and crochet projects, supplies, questions and creations. Free! Drop-in. No registration.

Find out more »

Library Storytime

February 7 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

Find out more »

Read To Dogs

February 7 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Thursday, repeating until December 6, 2018

One event on January 10, 2019 at 3:30pm

One event on February 7, 2019 at 3:30pm

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Readers ages 5 to 10 come share a story with the Library’s four- legged friends. These St. John Ambulance child-certified therapy dogs have ears of the floppy, pointy, velvety variety and they are GOOD listeners. Cuddles and tail wags abound.

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Library Storytime

February 9 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

Find out more »

Knit Night at the Library

February 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 15, 2019

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
+ Google Map
Free

Come to the library and meet like-minded people who enjoy learning and sharing their knitting craft. This is a casual weekly meet-up on Wednesdays where everyone is welcome, from beginner to expert. Bring your knitting and crochet projects, supplies, questions and creations. Free! Drop-in. No registration.

Find out more »

Library Storytime

February 14 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

Find out more »

Library Storytime

February 16 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

Find out more »

Knit Night at the Library

February 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 15, 2019

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
+ Google Map
Free

Come to the library and meet like-minded people who enjoy learning and sharing their knitting craft. This is a casual weekly meet-up on Wednesdays where everyone is welcome, from beginner to expert. Bring your knitting and crochet projects, supplies, questions and creations. Free! Drop-in. No registration.

Find out more »

Library Storytime

February 21 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
+ Google Map
Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

Find out more »

Friends of the Library Book Drive

February 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on June 28, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on September 24, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on October 22, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 28, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on February 22, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on March 22, 2019 at 10:00am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

The Friends of the Library hold a Book Drive on the fourth Thursday of every month from 10-noon at the Library to collect book donations from the community. These books are sold to raise funds for library services and initiatives.    

Find out more »

Read To Write Book Club

February 22 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 22, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on March 29, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on April 26, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on May 31, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on June 28, 2019 at 5:00pm

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

One of Rebecca Solnit’s tips for writing includes:  “Read. And don’t read. Read good writing, and don’t live in the present. Live in the deep past, with the language of the Koran or the Mabinogion or Mother Goose or Dickens or Dickinson or Baldwin or whatever speaks to you deeply.” To help support writers and other creative minds, this group will explore writing in different genres, styles, voices and more. Books will be selected in consultation with the registrants. Registration is required.…

Find out more »

Library Storytime

February 23 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
+ Google Map
Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

Find out more »

Knit Night at the Library

February 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 15, 2019

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
+ Google Map
Free

Come to the library and meet like-minded people who enjoy learning and sharing their knitting craft. This is a casual weekly meet-up on Wednesdays where everyone is welcome, from beginner to expert. Bring your knitting and crochet projects, supplies, questions and creations. Free! Drop-in. No registration.

Find out more »

Library Storytime

February 28 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

Find out more »

March 2019

Library Storytime

March 2 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

Find out more »

Knit Night at the Library

March 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 15, 2019

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
+ Google Map
Free

Come to the library and meet like-minded people who enjoy learning and sharing their knitting craft. This is a casual weekly meet-up on Wednesdays where everyone is welcome, from beginner to expert. Bring your knitting and crochet projects, supplies, questions and creations. Free! Drop-in. No registration.

Find out more »

Library Storytime

March 7 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
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Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

Find out more »

Library Storytime

March 9 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
+ Google Map
Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

Find out more »

Knit Night at the Library

March 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 15, 2019

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
+ Google Map
Free

Come to the library and meet like-minded people who enjoy learning and sharing their knitting craft. This is a casual weekly meet-up on Wednesdays where everyone is welcome, from beginner to expert. Bring your knitting and crochet projects, supplies, questions and creations. Free! Drop-in. No registration.

Find out more »

Library Storytime

March 14 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

One event on September 27, 2018 at 10:30am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
+ Google Map
Free

Deb Zagwyn will offer her lively fare of puppetry, finger plays, action rhymes, singalong songs and the best-of-the-best-of book-tales.

Find out more »

Friends of the Library Book Drive

March 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on June 28, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on September 24, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on October 22, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 28, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on February 22, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on March 22, 2019 at 10:00am

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
+ Google Map
Free

The Friends of the Library hold a Book Drive on the fourth Thursday of every month from 10-noon at the Library to collect book donations from the community. These books are sold to raise funds for library services and initiatives.    

Find out more »

Read To Write Book Club

March 29 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 22, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on March 29, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on April 26, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on May 31, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on June 28, 2019 at 5:00pm

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
+ Google Map
Free

One of Rebecca Solnit’s tips for writing includes:  “Read. And don’t read. Read good writing, and don’t live in the present. Live in the deep past, with the language of the Koran or the Mabinogion or Mother Goose or Dickens or Dickinson or Baldwin or whatever speaks to you deeply.” To help support writers and other creative minds, this group will explore writing in different genres, styles, voices and more. Books will be selected in consultation with the registrants. Registration is required.…

Find out more »

April 2019

Read To Write Book Club

April 26 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 22, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on March 29, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on April 26, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on May 31, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on June 28, 2019 at 5:00pm

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
+ Google Map
Free

One of Rebecca Solnit’s tips for writing includes:  “Read. And don’t read. Read good writing, and don’t live in the present. Live in the deep past, with the language of the Koran or the Mabinogion or Mother Goose or Dickens or Dickinson or Baldwin or whatever speaks to you deeply.” To help support writers and other creative minds, this group will explore writing in different genres, styles, voices and more. Books will be selected in consultation with the registrants. Registration is required.…

Find out more »

May 2019

Read To Write Book Club

May 31 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 22, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on March 29, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on April 26, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on May 31, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on June 28, 2019 at 5:00pm

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
+ Google Map
Free

One of Rebecca Solnit’s tips for writing includes:  “Read. And don’t read. Read good writing, and don’t live in the present. Live in the deep past, with the language of the Koran or the Mabinogion or Mother Goose or Dickens or Dickinson or Baldwin or whatever speaks to you deeply.” To help support writers and other creative minds, this group will explore writing in different genres, styles, voices and more. Books will be selected in consultation with the registrants. Registration is required.…

Find out more »

June 2019

Read To Write Book Club

June 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 22, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on March 29, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on April 26, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on May 31, 2019 at 5:00pm

One event on June 28, 2019 at 5:00pm

Powell River Public Library, 100-6975 Alberni St
Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2B8 Canada
+ Google Map
Free

One of Rebecca Solnit’s tips for writing includes:  “Read. And don’t read. Read good writing, and don’t live in the present. Live in the deep past, with the language of the Koran or the Mabinogion or Mother Goose or Dickens or Dickinson or Baldwin or whatever speaks to you deeply.” To help support writers and other creative minds, this group will explore writing in different genres, styles, voices and more. Books will be selected in consultation with the registrants. Registration is required.…

Find out more »
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