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Climate Action in Burlington

2019-11-12 18:30:00 2019-11-12 20:30:00 America/New_York Climate Action in Burlington Central

Tuesday, November 12
6:30pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2019-11-12 18:30:00 2019-11-12 20:30:00 America/New_York Climate Action in Burlington With Burlington Sustainable Development Committee Central

Central

Centennial Hall

With Burlington Sustainable Development Committee

Learn how your city is taking action on stormwater management, forestry, and energy use. Find out more about the Climate Action Plan. Presented in partnership with City of Burlington Sustainable Development Committee

Doors open at 6pm

Central

Phone: 905.639.3611
Branch manager
Amanda Freeman

Hours
Mon, Nov 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Nov 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Nov 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Nov 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Nov 22 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Nov 23 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Nov 24 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Wed, Nov 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Frank Rose Room
A social hour talking about books.

Wed, Nov 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Wed, Nov 20, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Builders Room
Read-aloud storytime + STEAM activity for ages 6 to 9.

Canceled
Wed, Nov 20, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Wed, Nov 20, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Centennial Hall
Metamorphosis (2017)

Wed, Nov 20, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Children's Program Room
Gain volunteer experience and serve our community.

Thu, Nov 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Nov 21, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Nov 21, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A free college-prep course through City School by Mohawk

Thu, Nov 21, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Centennial Hall
Twister (1996)

Thu, Nov 21, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Holland Room
Support the skills & abilities of people living with dementia

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

Fri, Nov 22, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Children's Program Room
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Nov 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver.

Fri, Nov 22, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Children's Area
Dinovember

Fri, Nov 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Children’s Storytime Tree
With Malcolm Bernstein & Burlington Humane Society.

Fri, Nov 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Children’s Storytime Tree
An overnight adventure for your stuffie best friend.

Fri, Nov 22, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Fri, Nov 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Learn time-saving short cuts & more.

Canceled
Sat, Nov 23, 9:00am - 11:30am
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Nov 23, 10:00am - 11:30am
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Sat, Nov 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children’s Storytime Tree
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Sat, Nov 23, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Builders Room
If you love to read, this club's for you!

Sun, Nov 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Centennial Hall
Wonder Park (2019)

Sun, Nov 24, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Children's Program Room
Learn how to use our 3D printer.

Sun, Nov 24, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Outside Burlington History Room
Reading + Discussion

Mon, Nov 25, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Mon, Nov 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Mon, Nov 25, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Centennial Hall
With spiritual Haudenosaunee healer Jane Burning

Tue, Nov 26, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Nov 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Teen Area
A dementia-friendly stroll down Memory Lane.

Tue, Nov 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Nov 26, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A free college-prep course through City School by Mohawk

Tue, Nov 26, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Holland Room
National Novel Writing Month challenge support

Tue, Nov 26, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Building & encouraging mindful habits in kids

Tue, Nov 26, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Nov 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Centennial Hall
Enjoy festive favourites!
This event is full

Tue, Nov 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Wed, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Wed, Nov 27, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Builders Room
Read-aloud storytime + STEAM activity for ages 6 to 9.

Wed, Nov 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Create effective & attractive visual presentations.

Wed, Nov 27, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Wed, Nov 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Frank Rose Room
Writing support meet-up.

Thu, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Nov 28, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Nov 28, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A free college-prep course through City School by Mohawk

Thu, Nov 28, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Holland Room
Transition into retirement debt-free.

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

Fri, Nov 29, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
What you need to know about taking the test.

Fri, Nov 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver.

Fri, Nov 29, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Sat, Nov 30, 9:30am - 11:00am
Burlington History Room
Learn about the library's unique historical collection.

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

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

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

Sat, Nov 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Children's Program Room
With McMaster Child & Youth University (MCYU) in the City

Sat, Nov 30, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Children's Program Room
with CRASH Rhythm

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

Sat, Nov 30, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Children’s Storytime Tree
Stories + Dance = Lots of Fun!

Sun, Dec 01, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Outside Burlington History Room
Reading + Discussion

Mon, Dec 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Tue, Dec 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Dec 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Dec 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Dec 03, 11:00am - 11:30am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Dec 03, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Dec 03, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A free college-prep course through City School by Mohawk

Tue, Dec 03, 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Centennial Hall
Saint Nicholas: The Real Story (2015)

Tue, Dec 03, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Building & encouraging mindful habits in kids

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

Tue, Dec 03, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Children's Program Room
Connect with other local makers and get inspired.

Tue, Dec 03, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Wed, Dec 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Holland Room
Access the largest collection of free eBooks imaginable.

Wed, Dec 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Wed, Dec 04, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Builders Room
Read-aloud storytime + STEAM activity for ages 6 to 9.

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

Wed, Dec 04, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Increase your proficiency using this popular software.

Wed, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Centennial Hall
With Paul Sparrow of Burlington Photoworks

Thu, Dec 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Dec 05, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Dec 05, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A free college-prep course through City School by Mohawk

Thu, Dec 05, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Centennial Hall
The Santa Clause (1994)

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

Fri, Dec 06, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Teen Area
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Dec 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Dress for mess and learn as you go!

Fri, Dec 06, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Dec 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children’s Storytime Tree
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Sat, Dec 07, 10:00am - 11:30am
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Sat, Dec 07, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Create effective & attractive visual presentations.

Sun, Dec 08, 2:00pm - 3:45pm
Ava DuVernay - A Wrinkle in Time (2017)

Sun, Dec 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Outside Burlington History Room
Reading + Discussion

Mon, Dec 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Mon, Dec 09, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Builders Room
Working on your family tree?

Mon, Dec 09, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Centennial Hall
With Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra

Tue, Dec 10, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

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

Tue, Dec 10, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A free college-prep course through City School by Mohawk

Tue, Dec 10, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Building & encouraging mindful habits in kids

Tue, Dec 10, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Wed, Dec 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Frank Rose Room
Hear about the latest & greatest books.

Wed, Dec 11, 10:00am - 11:30am
Holland Room
Support the skills & abilities of people living with dementia

Wed, Dec 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Wed, Dec 11, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Builders Room
Read-aloud storytime + STEAM activity for ages 6 to 9.

Wed, Dec 11, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Wed, Dec 11, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Create and format charts and tables.

Wed, Dec 11, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Centennial Hall
Vice (2018)

Thu, Dec 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Dec 12, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Thu, Dec 12, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
A free college-prep course through City School by Mohawk

Thu, Dec 12, 2:00pm - 4:10pm
It’s A Wonderful Life (1946)

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

Fri, Dec 13, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Teen Area
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Dec 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Dress for mess and learn as you go!

Fri, Dec 13, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ron Ness Training Room
Learn advanced word processing skills.

Fri, Dec 13, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Dec 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children’s Storytime Tree
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Sat, Dec 14, 10:00am - 11:30am
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Sat, Dec 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Learn coding basics.

Sun, Dec 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Outside Burlington History Room
Reading + Discussion

Sun, Dec 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Centennial Hall
A Trio of Family Film Favourites

Mon, Dec 16, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Mon, Dec 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Holland Room
Improve your bone and joint health without medication

Tue, Dec 17, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Centennial Hall
Getting to the Nutcracker: The Making of a Christmas Classic (2014)

Tue, Dec 17, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Children's Program Room
Connect with other local makers and get inspired.

Tue, Dec 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Wed, Dec 18, 10:00am - 11:30am
Holland Room
Learn job interview skills from a YMCA employment counsellor

Wed, Dec 18, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Wed, Dec 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Learn how to use our 3D printer.

Thu, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Fri, Dec 20, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Teen Area
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Dec 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Dress for mess and learn as you go!

Fri, Dec 20, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.