Adult

Want to finally write that story you’ve been mulling over for the past few years?  Want to improve your computer skills?  Want to kick back, relax, and watch a movie on the big-screen with some friends?  The JMCPL can help!  Check out our adult programs below or view the Online Programs Calendar for a complete list of programming and in order to register online.  Feel free to send us programming ideas at suggestions@test.jmcpl.ca.   

 

Artist in the Community  – Shannon Kelly

Office Hours:  By Appointment Only

Shannon Kelly is the creator and Editor of Women’s Magazine “Vintage Gypsy” based out of Prince Albert, SK. She is the curator for the Rock My Gypsy Soul Music Festival and creator and facilitator for the “Write Your Way Home” 6-week intensive writing workshop offered through Vintage Gypsy. She is a storyteller, a community builder and a humanitarian. She believes that we all have a story to tell and that each story is unique and important. She hopes to fill Lynda’s shoes with grace and bring new and exciting ideas and workshops to the library in the coming year.

Shannon is available for consultation in the Library via appointment. You can contact her at shannon@thevintagegypsy.ca.

 

Drop-In Family Law Information Session
Wednesday, November 20, 6:30 to 8:30

Do you need help with court forms and processes?  Do you wonder if you have options other than going to court?

Come with your questions!

No registration is required. For more information, contact svp@gov.sk.ca or call 1-888-218-2822 (ext. 2).

Co-sponsored by Pro Bono Law Saskatchewan, Family Law Saskatchewan, and Government of Saskatchewan.

 

Book Club in a Bag Launch with special guest writer Lynda Monahan
Thursday, November 21, 7:00

Everyone is welcome to the launch of our new Book Club in a Bag collection at JMCPL!  Find out everything this service will provide for JMCPL patrons, guidelines for usage, how to use the kits, and what titles will be available for borrowing with your library card!

Also, enjoy learning about the subject of writing and being an author presented by local published writer Lynda Monahan.  Lynda is an author of three collections of poetry, A Slow Dance in the Flames, What My Body Knows, (Coteau Books) and Verge (Guernica Editions). She facilitates creative writing workshops and has been writer-in-residence at St. Peter’s College facilitated retreat and the Victoria Hospital in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. She is editor of Second Chances: stories of brain injury survivors, Skating in the Exit Light, a poetry anthology, and With Just One Reach of Hands, an anthology of the writing of the Canadian Mental Health Association’s Writing For Your Life group, which she also facilitates. She recently finished a term as writer in residence at the JM Cuelenaere Library in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan.

 

Adult Craft Night – D.I.Y. Christmas Countdown Sign
Tuesday, November 26, 7:00

Add some Christmas excitement to your house with this decorative Christmas Countdown Sign created by you.  All materials supplied.  Space is limited.

Registration begins on Friday, November 1.

 

Explore Lifelong Learning for Seniors Computer Class
Friday, November 29, 10:00

Are you a senior that is unsure about computers? In this class learn about laptop and internet basics, with a chance to ask questions and get assistance.

Laptops are provided.  Call 763-8496 to register beginning on Friday, November 1.

 

Adult D.I.Y. Night – Christmas Tree Wall Hanging
Monday, December 16, 7:00

Create this colourful Christmas Tree Wall Hanging to decorate your house with this holiday season!  All materials supplied.  Space is limited.

Registration begins on Monday, December 2.

 

One-on-One Tech Help
Thursday, December 19, 2:00 to 4:00

Get help with computers, eReaders, tablets, and smart phones!

Call 763-8496 to book a time, no drop-ins please!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MonthWeekDay
November 2019
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
October 28, 2019 October 29, 2019

Category: Open Adult ProgramsExplore Lifelong Learning - 60's Scoop presented by Betty Ann Adam

Explore Lifelong Learning - 60's Scoop presented by Betty Ann Adam

Category: Open Adult ProgramsLynda Monahan, Rod Thompson, Bernadette Wagner and Victor Enns Book Launch

Lynda Monahan, Rod Thompson, Bernadette Wagner and Victor Enns Book Launch
October 30, 2019 October 31, 2019 November 1, 2019 November 2, 2019 November 3, 2019
November 4, 2019 November 5, 2019 November 6, 2019

Category: Movie NightWednesday Movie - Gloria Bell (102 min., 14A)

Wednesday Movie - Gloria Bell (102 min., 14A)
November 7, 2019

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsOne-on-One Tech Help

One-on-One Tech Help

Category: Movie NightStrongFront.tv Documentary - Urban Eclipse: Rising Tides of Kekekoziibii, Shoal Lake 40 (77 min.)

StrongFront.tv Documentary - Urban Eclipse: Rising Tides of Kekekoziibii, Shoal Lake 40 (77 min.)
November 8, 2019 November 9, 2019 November 10, 2019
November 11, 2019 November 12, 2019

Category: Open Adult ProgramsExplore Lifelong Learning - Winter-Eyes, Winter-Wise: Seeing the Season in a Whole New Way Presented by Andrea Nelson

Explore Lifelong Learning - Winter-Eyes, Winter-Wise: Seeing the Season in a Whole New Way Presented by Andrea Nelson
November 13, 2019

Category: Movie NightWednesday Movie - Wild Rose (101 min., R)

Wednesday Movie - Wild Rose (101 min., R)
November 14, 2019

Category: Movie NightNFB Film Club Night - We Will Stand Up (98 min.)

NFB Film Club Night - We Will Stand Up (98 min.)
November 15, 2019 November 16, 2019 November 17, 2019
November 18, 2019

Category: Open Adult ProgramsJoanne Panas Book Launch - The Battle for the Gift

Joanne Panas Book Launch - The Battle for the Gift
November 19, 2019

Category: Open Adult ProgramsJMCPL Board Meeting

JMCPL Board Meeting

Category: Open Adult ProgramsDavid McGrane, John Whyte, Roy Romanow, and Russell Isinger, EDS. Book Launch - Back to Blakeney: Revitalizing the Democratic State

David McGrane, John Whyte, Roy Romanow, and Russell Isinger, EDS. Book Launch - Back to Blakeney: Revitalizing the Democratic State
November 20, 2019

Category: Open Adult ProgramsDrop-In Family Law Information Session

Drop-In Family Law Information Session

Category: Movie NightWednesday Movie - Fast Color (100 min., PG13)

Wednesday Movie - Fast Color (100 min., PG13)
November 21, 2019

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsOne-on-One Tech Help

One-on-One Tech Help

Category: Open Adult ProgramsBook Club in a Bag Launch with special guest writer Lynda Monahan

Book Club in a Bag Launch with special guest writer Lynda Monahan
November 22, 2019 November 23, 2019 November 24, 2019
November 25, 2019 November 26, 2019

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsAdult Craft Night – D.I.Y. Christmas Countdown Sign

Adult Craft Night – D.I.Y. Christmas Countdown Sign
November 27, 2019

Category: Movie NightWednesday Movie - Long Shot (125 min., R)

Wednesday Movie - Long Shot (125 min., R)
November 28, 2019

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsFall Book Club - The Au Pair by Emma Rous

Fall Book Club - The Au Pair by Emma Rous
November 29, 2019

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsExplore Lifelong Learning for Seniors Computer Class

Explore Lifelong Learning for Seniors Computer Class
November 30, 2019 December 1, 2019