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NaNoWriMo

2018-11-06 15:30:00 2018-11-06 17:30:00 America/New_York NaNoWriMo Central

Tuesday, November 06
3:30pm - 5:30pm

Add to Calendar 2018-11-06 15:30:00 2018-11-06 17:30:00 America/New_York NaNoWriMo National Novel Writing Month Challenge support. Central

Central

Holland Room

National Novel Writing Month Challenge support.

Are you taking the National Novel Writing Challenge? Drop into the library and get support from fellow writers and author/editor Brian Henry. Write the next Great Canadian Novel during NaNoWriMo. Drop in every Tuesday in November. Registration is not required for attendance, however people are welcome to register to receive email notification reminders. Location: Holland Room, Central

TAGS: | Books & Writing |

Central

Phone: 905.639.3611
Branch manager
Amanda Freeman

Hours
Mon, Nov 12 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Nov 13 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Nov 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Nov 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Nov 16 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Nov 17 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Nov 18 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Ron Ness Training Room
Fri, Nov 16, 9:00am - 4:30pm
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Builders Room
Fri, Nov 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver.

Builders Room
Fri, Nov 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn the basics of laser cutting & engraving.
This event is full

Children's Program Room
Fri, Nov 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Finding Dory (2016)

Builders Room
Sat, Nov 17, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Work on your own sewing projects.

Outside Ideaworks
Sat, Nov 17, 10:00am - 11:30am
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Ron Ness Training Room
Sat, Nov 17, 10:00am - 11:30am
Come and design a robotic arm with our Maker-in-Residence
Registration is now closed

Children's Area
Sat, Nov 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Children's Area
Sat, Nov 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Bucket Drumming with Hilary Whiskin

Builders Room
Sat, Nov 17, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Work on your own laser cutting & vinyl projects.

Children's Program Room
Sat, Nov 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Discovering the world around us.

Children's Program Room
Mon, Nov 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Outside Ideaworks
Mon, Nov 19, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Explore the deepest ocean or battle space robots! Ages 13 and under must bring an adult.

Builders Room
Mon, Nov 19, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own laser cutting & vinyl projects.

Children's Program Room
Mon, Nov 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Discover your next favourite book!
Registration is now closed

Holland Room
Tue, Nov 20, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Live well with chronic health conditions.Register

Children's Program Room
Tue, Nov 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Rescheduled
Tue, Nov 20, 2:30pm - 5:30pm
New date Tuesday, November 20, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
National Novel Writing Month Challenge support.

Holland Room
Tue, Nov 20, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
National Novel Writing Month Challenge support.

Children's Program Room
Tue, Nov 20, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Builders Room
Tue, Nov 20, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to sew using a serger.
This event is full

Centennial Hall
Tue, Nov 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Presented by Museums of Burlington

Outside Ideaworks
Tue, Nov 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Program Room
Tue, Nov 20, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Connect with other local makers and get inspired.

Children's Program Room
Wed, Nov 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Builders Room
Wed, Nov 21, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Children's Program Room
Wed, Nov 21, 4:30pm - 4:50pm
Read aloud to a dog!
This event is full

Children's Program Room
Wed, Nov 21, 5:00pm - 5:20pm
Read aloud to a dog!
This event is full

Builders Room
Wed, Nov 21, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Children's Program Room
Wed, Nov 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to use our 3D printer.

Children's Program Room
Thu, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Builders Room
Thu, Nov 22, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Work on your own laser cutting & vinyl projects.

Centennial Hall
Thu, Nov 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
And We Knew How to Dance (1994) & Front Lines (2008)

Ron Ness Training Room
Thu, Nov 22, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Create and format charts and tables.
This event is full

Ron Ness Training Room
Fri, Nov 23, 9:00am - 4:30pm
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Builders Room
Fri, Nov 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver.

Outside Ideaworks
Fri, Nov 23, 10:00am - 2:00pm
We're wild for the animal kingdom!

Builders Room
Fri, Nov 23, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Drop-in and check out what Harrison's working on.

Children's Program Room
Fri, Nov 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ratatouille (2007)

Builders Room
Sat, Nov 24, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Work on your own sewing projects.

Outside Ideaworks
Sat, Nov 24, 10:00am - 11:30am
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Ron Ness Training Room
Sat, Nov 24, 10:00am - 11:30am
Come and design a robotic arm with our Maker-in-Residence
Registration is now closed

Children's Area
Sat, Nov 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Builders Room
Sat, Nov 24, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Learn the basics of laser cutting & engraving.
This event is full

Children's Program Room
Sat, Nov 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Discovering the world around us.

Centennial Hall
Sun, Nov 25, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Mary Poppins (1964)

Builders Room
Sun, Nov 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Hands-on making, digital fabrication & electronics

Children's Program Room
Mon, Nov 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Outside Ideaworks
Mon, Nov 26, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Explore the deepest ocean or battle space robots! Ages 13 and under must bring an adult.

Builders Room
Mon, Nov 26, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own laser cutting & vinyl projects.

Holland Room
Tue, Nov 27, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Live well with chronic health conditions.Register

Children's Program Room
Tue, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Centennial Hall
Tue, Nov 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
With guest speaker Richard T. Howitt, Q.C.

Centennial Hall
Tue, Nov 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Norma Shephard Talk & Exhibit

Rescheduled
Tue, Nov 27, 2:30pm - 5:30pm
New date Tuesday, November 27, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
National Novel Writing Month Challenge support.

Holland Room
Tue, Nov 27, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
National Novel Writing Month Challenge support.

Children's Program Room
Tue, Nov 27, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Builders Room
Tue, Nov 27, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to sew using a serger.
This event is full

Outside Ideaworks
Tue, Nov 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Program Room
Wed, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Centennial Hall
Wed, Nov 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Beautiful Scars by Tom Wilson

Builders Room
Wed, Nov 28, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Children's Program Room
Wed, Nov 28, 4:30pm - 4:50pm
Read aloud to a dog!
This event is full

Children's Program Room
Wed, Nov 28, 5:00pm - 5:20pm
Read aloud to a dog!
This event is full

Builders Room
Wed, Nov 28, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Holland Room
Wed, Nov 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Living Well on Retirement Income
This event is full

Centennial Hall
Wed, Nov 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
with Paul Sparrow of Burlington Photoworkshops

Children's Program Room
Thu, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Builders Room
Thu, Nov 29, 10:30am - 12:00pm
How to embellish fabric items using our machine.
This event is full

Builders Room
Thu, Nov 29, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Work on your own laser cutting & vinyl projects.

Ron Ness Training Room
Thu, Nov 29, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Geared to small business entrepreneurs.
This event is full

Builders Room
Fri, Nov 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver.

Ron Ness Training Room
Fri, Nov 30, 10:00am - 1:00pm
What you need to know about taking the test.

Ron Ness Training Room
Fri, Nov 30, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Builders Room
Fri, Nov 30, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Drop-in and check out what Harrison's working on.

Children's Program Room
Fri, Nov 30, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Frozen (2013)

Builders Room
Sat, Dec 01, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Ron Ness Training Room
Sat, Dec 01, 10:00am - 11:30am
Come and design a robotic arm with our Maker-in-Residence
Registration is now closed

Outside Ideaworks
Sat, Dec 01, 10:00am - 11:30am
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Area
Sat, Dec 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Children's Program Room
Sat, Dec 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
With McMaster Child & Youth University (MCYU) in the City

Builders Room
Sat, Dec 01, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Children's Program Room
Mon, Dec 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Builders Room
Mon, Dec 03, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, Dec 04, 9:30am - 11:30am
Monthly Ontario Disability Support Program info session

Children's Program Room
Tue, Dec 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Children's Program Room
Tue, Dec 04, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Children's Program Room
Tue, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Connect with other local makers and get inspired.

Outside Ideaworks
Tue, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Program Room
Wed, Dec 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Builders Room
Wed, Dec 05, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Builders Room
Wed, Dec 05, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Centennial Hall
Wed, Dec 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
The Man Who Invented Christmas (2017)

Children's Program Room
Thu, Dec 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Builders Room
Thu, Dec 06, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Ron Ness Training Room
Thu, Dec 06, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Get started using a computer.
Registration opens Friday, November 16 2018 at 9:00am

Centennial Hall
Thu, Dec 06, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Christmas Delights
Registration opens Friday, November 16 2018 at 9:00am

Ron Ness Training Room
Fri, Dec 07, 9:30am - 4:30pm
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Builders Room
Fri, Dec 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
Explore, make, and create together!

Builders Room
Fri, Dec 07, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Drop-in and check out what Harrison's working on.

Builders Room
Sat, Dec 08, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Ron Ness Training Room
Sat, Dec 08, 10:00am - 11:30am
Come and design a robotic arm with our Maker-in-Residence
Registration is now closed

Outside Ideaworks
Sat, Dec 08, 10:00am - 11:30am
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Area
Sat, Dec 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Builders Room
Sat, Dec 08, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Centennial Hall
Sun, Dec 09, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)

Sun, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
A Burlington Reads Special Event

Children's Program Room
Mon, Dec 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Builders Room
Mon, Dec 10, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Children's Program Room
Mon, Dec 10, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Working on your family tree?
Registration opens Friday, November 16 2018 at 9:00am

Centennial Hall
Mon, Dec 10, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Charles Dickens' original 1843 novella

Children's Program Room
Tue, Dec 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Centennial Hall
Tue, Dec 11, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Becoming Santa (2011)

Children's Program Room
Tue, Dec 11, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Tue, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Program Room
Wed, Dec 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Builders Room
Wed, Dec 12, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Holland Room
Wed, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
With Sarah Brodie from Arterie
Registration opens Friday, November 16 2018 at 9:00am

Builders Room
Wed, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Centennial Hall
Wed, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
An annual family favourite!
Registration opens Friday, November 16 2018 at 9:00am

Children's Program Room
Thu, Dec 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Builders Room
Thu, Dec 13, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Centennial Hall
Thu, Dec 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
A Christmas Carol (2009)

Ron Ness Training Room
Thu, Dec 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
An overview of main word processing features.
Registration opens Friday, November 16 2018 at 9:00am

Ron Ness Training Room
Fri, Dec 14, 9:30am - 4:30pm
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Builders Room
Fri, Dec 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Explore, make, and create together!

Builders Room
Fri, Dec 14, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Drop-in and check out what Harrison's working on.

Builders Room
Sat, Dec 15, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Ron Ness Training Room
Sat, Dec 15, 10:00am - 11:30am
Come and design a robotic arm with our Maker-in-Residence
Registration is now closed

Outside Ideaworks
Sat, Dec 15, 10:00am - 11:30am
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Area
Sat, Dec 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Sat, Dec 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Gentle exercise for all ages.

Builders Room
Sat, Dec 15, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.