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HPO presents Sounds of the Homeland

2019-11-12 14:00:00 2019-11-12 15:30:00 America/New_York HPO presents Sounds of the Homeland Central

Tuesday, November 12
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Add to Calendar 2019-11-12 14:00:00 2019-11-12 15:30:00 America/New_York HPO presents Sounds of the Homeland Interactive talk & piano performance Central

Central

Centennial Hall

Interactive talk & piano performance

Get a glimpse into the exotic sound worlds of composers who use their own cultural heritage in their music, from the fiery Hungarian folk tunes of Bartók to Copeland's American Midwest. Includes piano performance. Presented by composer Abigail Richardson-Schulte, Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra. Register.

Central

Phone: 905.639.3611
Branch manager
Heather Martyn

Hours
Mon, Jan 13 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jan 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jan 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jan 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jan 17 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jan 18 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jan 19 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Sun, Jan 19, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Sun, Jan 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Learn the basics of creating vector-based art.
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Mon, Jan 20, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Mon, Jan 20, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Mon, Jan 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
For wee ones up to 12 months old + adult caregivers

Mon, Jan 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Frank Rose Room
Explore a variety of authors, genres & themes

Mon, Jan 20, 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Centennial Hall
Quiet study for high school exams.

Tue, Jan 21, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Tue, Jan 21, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Jan 21, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Centennial Hall
with the Alzheimer Society

Tue, Jan 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Jan 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Tue, Jan 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
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Tue, Jan 21, 11:00am - 11:30am
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Tue, Jan 21, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Tue, Jan 21, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Enjoy a good story

Tue, Jan 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Improve your coding skills.
Registration is now closed

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

Tue, Jan 21, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Children's Program Room
Connect with other local makers and get inspired.

Tue, Jan 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Tue, Jan 21, 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Centennial Hall
Quiet study for high school exams.

Wed, Jan 22, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Wed, Jan 22, 10:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Use your devices with confidence

Wed, Jan 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Wed, Jan 22, 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Children's Program Room
Pre-literacy skills development with music

Wed, Jan 22, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Wed, Jan 22, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Wed, Jan 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Children's Program Room
Take a study break with pups.

Wed, Jan 22, 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Centennial Hall
Quiet study for high school exams.

Thu, Jan 23, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Thu, Jan 23, 9:30am - 11:30am
Holland Room
Learn how to manage your memory changes.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jan 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver

Thu, Jan 23, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver

Thu, Jan 23, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Centennial Hall
On Golden Pond (1985)

Thu, Jan 23, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Thu, Jan 23, 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Quiet study for high school exams.

Fri, Jan 24, 9:00am - 6:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Fri, Jan 24, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Teen Area
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Jan 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver

Fri, Jan 24, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ron Ness Training Room
Increase your proficiency using this popular software.
This event is full

Fri, Jan 24, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Jan 25, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Sat, Jan 25, 9:30am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Learn the basics of laser cutting & engraving.
This event is full

Sat, Jan 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children’s Storytime Tree
Celebrate Family Literacy Day with us!

Sat, Jan 25, 10:00am - 11:30am
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Sat, Jan 25, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Centennial Hall
A talk for sword enthusiasts

Sat, Jan 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Children's Program Room
With CRASH Rhythm

Sat, Jan 25, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Children’s Storytime Tree
STORIES + DANCE = LOTS OF FUN!

Sun, Jan 26, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Sun, Jan 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Centennial Hall
Missing Link (2019)

Sun, Jan 26, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Quiet study for high school exams.

Mon, Jan 27, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Mon, Jan 27, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Mon, Jan 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
For wee ones up to 12 months old + adult caregivers

Mon, Jan 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Ron Ness Training Room
Help with housing in Halton Region.

Tue, Jan 28, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Tue, Jan 28, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Jan 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Teen Area
A dementia-friendly stroll down Memory Lane.

Tue, Jan 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Jan 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Builders Room
Presented by Art Gallery of Burlington
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jan 28, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Enjoy a good story

Tue, Jan 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Improve your coding skills.
Registration is now closed

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

Tue, Jan 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Wed, Jan 29, 10:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Use your devices with confidence

Wed, Jan 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Wed, Jan 29, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Small Meeting Room
Get informed

Wed, Jan 29, 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Children's Program Room
Pre-literacy skills development with music

Wed, Jan 29, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Builders Room
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Wed, Jan 29, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Wed, Jan 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Learn how to use our 3D printer.

Wed, Jan 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Frank Rose Room
Writing support meet-upRegister

Thu, Jan 30, 9:30am - 11:30am
Holland Room
Learn how to manage your memory changes.
Registration is now closed

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

Thu, Jan 30, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver

Thu, Jan 30, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Fri, Jan 31, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
What you need to know about taking the test.

Fri, Jan 31, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver

Fri, Jan 31, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Children's Area
Its Backwards Day!

Fri, Jan 31, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Teen Area
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Jan 31, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Feb 01, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

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

Sat, Feb 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children’s Storytime Tree
Enjoy stories & songs together

Sat, Feb 01, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Use your computer more efficiently.

Sun, Feb 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Centennial Hall
Ava DuVernay - Selma (2014)

Mon, Feb 03, 9:30am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Learn the basics of laser cutting & engraving.
This event is full

Mon, Feb 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
For wee ones up to 12 months old + adult caregivers

Mon, Feb 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Centennial Hall
Ever wonder how true a DNA test is in determining your ethnicity?

Tue, Feb 04, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Feb 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Feb 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Feb 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Tue, Feb 04, 11:00am - 11:30am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Feb 04, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Feb 04, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Centennial Hall
The Girls in the Band (2013)

Tue, Feb 04, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Enjoy a good story

Tue, Feb 04, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Improve your coding skills.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Feb 04, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

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

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

Wed, Feb 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
Frank Rose Room
Explore a variety of authors, genres & themes

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

Wed, Feb 05, 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Children's Program Room
Pre-literacy skills development with music

Wed, Feb 05, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Builders Room
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

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

Wed, Feb 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Learn advanced word processing skills.

Thu, Feb 06, 9:30am - 11:30am
Holland Room
Learn how to manage your memory changes.
Registration is now closed

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

Thu, Feb 06, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver

Thu, Feb 06, 2:00pm - 4:35pm
Centennial Hall
The Colour Purple (1985)

Thu, Feb 06, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Thu, Feb 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Centennial Hall
With Vocalist Olivia Korosak

Fri, Feb 07, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Teen Area
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Feb 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver

Fri, Feb 07, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ron Ness Training Room
Create and format charts and tables

Fri, Feb 07, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Feb 08, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

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

Sat, Feb 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children’s Storytime Tree
Enjoy stories & songs together

Sat, Feb 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Children's Program Room
With McMaster Child & Youth University (MCYU) in the City

Sat, Feb 08, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Children’s Storytime Tree
With percussionist Marlee MacDougall
This event is full

Sat, Feb 08, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects

Sat, Feb 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Learn coding basics.
This event is full

Sun, Feb 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Centennial Hall
A Trio of Family Film Favourites

Mon, Feb 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
For wee ones up to 12 months old + adult caregivers

Mon, Feb 10, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Builders Room
Working on your family tree?
This event is full

Mon, Feb 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Children's Program Room
with Burlington Family Health Team
This event is full

Tue, Feb 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Feb 11, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Enjoy a good story

Tue, Feb 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Improve your coding skills.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Feb 11, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Holland Room
Support the skills & abilities of people living with dementia

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

Wed, Feb 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Holland Room
Access the largest collection of free eBooks imaginable.

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

Wed, Feb 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Builders Room
Convert your documents into a digital format

Wed, Feb 12, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Holland Room
Learn how to care for your family history documents at home

Wed, Feb 12, 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Children's Program Room
Pre-literacy skills development with music

Wed, Feb 12, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Learn how to sew using a serger
This event is full

Wed, Feb 12, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Wed, Feb 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Create effective & attractive visual presentations

Wed, Feb 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Centennial Hall
The Last Black Man in San Francisco (2019)

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

Thu, Feb 13, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver

Thu, Feb 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Children's Area
Learn to relax and de-stress by becoming present
This event is full

Fri, Feb 14, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Burlington History Room
Learn about the library's unique historical collection.

Fri, Feb 14, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Teen Area
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Feb 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver

Fri, Feb 14, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Children's Area
Celebrating Viola Desmond

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

Sat, Feb 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children’s Storytime Tree
Enjoy stories & songs together

Sat, Feb 15, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Children's Program Room
If you love to read, this club's for you!

Sun, Feb 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Builders Room
What can you create with loose parts?

Tue, Feb 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Feb 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Feb 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Feb 18, 11:00am - 11:30am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Feb 18, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Feb 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Centennial Hall
Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love (2019)

Tue, Feb 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Improve your coding skills.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Feb 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Holland Room
Fasting and Intermittent fasting for total health

Tue, Feb 18, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Children's Program Room
Connect with other local makers and get inspired.

Tue, Feb 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.