Posted on Sunday April 08, 2018 at 03:22PM
The Lac La Biche County Libraries will be showing the award-winning PG film Maudie on National Canadian Film Day (Wednesday, April 18th) at 1pm in the Wild Rose Room. Maudie is based on the true story of Nova Scotia painter Maud Lewis, who overcame the physical challenge of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis to become one of Canada's best known and most loved folk artists.
RISE: No Space, No Problem! Vertical Gardening will be held on Thursday, April 19th from 6:30-8pm. Join renowned horticulturist, speaker, and author Donna Balzer as she explains how you can cultivate more food in vertical gardens. Multiply your yields faster than breeding bunnies without expanding your space.Growing more food more efficiently by growing vertically lets you raise more edibles in a smaller space than you thought possible! For information and to purchase copies of Donna's books https://donnabalzer.com/garden-journal/
Join us on Tuesday, April 24th from 6:30-7:30pm for an Author Visit from Hazel Hutchins. Hazel was born and raised in southern Alberta and is the author of over fifty titles from picture books for the youngest set to novels for older grades. A popular presenter at schools and libraries across Canada, Hazel's books have won many awards and are found in translation in many corners of the world. This free family presentation is part of the Cenovus Word Power Tour so you won't want to miss it.
Rhyme Time will be held in the Wild Rose Room on Thursdays starting at 10:30am. This free drop in partner program between the Lac La Biche County Libraries& Parent Link is designed for ages 0 to 5.
Paper Crafts & More runs on Fridays at the main branch from 11am-3:30pm. Tweens and up are invited to this free drop in program and staff assistance will be available as required.
Roaming Rhyme Time will be at the Festival Centre on Tuesday, April 10th & 24th starting at 10:30am. This free drop in program is designed for 0-5 years old with Lac La Biche County Libraries and Parent Link as the hosts. Remote Circulation will be available during this time.
Maker Wednesdays is held at the main branch from 6:30-7:30pm during the school year (September - June). All ages are welcome to attend this free program. The weeks alternate between LEGO, Coding, 3D printing and Snap Circuits.
The next Happening Homeschoolers will be held on Friday, April 27th starting at 1:30pm. All homeschooling families are welcome to attend.
Author: Lac La Biche County Libraries