Online Programs Calendar

To register for our programming please call 306-763-8496 or visit our Circulation Desk at the Main Branch.

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Category: Open Children ProgramsPreschool Story Time

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March 26, 2018

Mondays at 10:30, Tuesdays at 10:30, or Wednesdays at 2:00
(suitable for children ages 2 to 5 who are ready to join a group)

Children enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, rhymes, coloring, crafts, and other activities in this forty-five minute program.

(Daycares are welcome but please call ahead!)

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Category: Open Children ProgramsPreschool Story Time

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March 27, 2018

Mondays at 10:30, Tuesdays at 10:30, or Wednesdays at 2:00
(suitable for children ages 2 to 5 who are ready to join a group)

Children enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, rhymes, coloring, crafts, and other activities in this forty-five minute program.

(Daycares are welcome but please call ahead!)

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsAdult D.I.Y. Craft - Colouring Night

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March 27, 2018

Join us for a relaxing evening of colouring. When you are done, we will put it in a frame and you can display it at home or work. All materials supplied. Space is limited.

Registration begins on Thursday, March 1.

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Category: Registered Adult ProgramsWriter in Residence Lynda Monahan

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March 28, 2018 4:00 pm

Wednesdays 12:00 to 4:00 and Thursdays 5:00 to 9:00 beginning Wednesday, January 3.
The intent of the program is to:
* Encourage and inspire local writers to create works of their own;
* Work with a variety of age groups and backgrounds to assist writers in finding their own literary voice;
* Enable authors and others in the community to receive guidance and advice from an established writer; and
* Engage the public in learning more about the process of writing, editing and/or publishing.

Anyone wishing to make an appointment to see Lynda can do so by contacting her at 306-764-1968 or they can email her at lmonahan@sasktel.net.

Lynda will be available for consultation with individuals requiring assistance on personal writing projects and will plan public readings, literary activities, and programs that will focus on serving and supporting the amateur writing community in Prince Albert and area. Funded by the Canada Council for the Arts.

Category: Open Children ProgramsPreschool Story Time

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March 28, 2018

Mondays at 10:30, Tuesdays at 10:30, or Wednesdays at 2:00
(suitable for children ages 2 to 5 who are ready to join a group)

Children enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, rhymes, coloring, crafts, and other activities in this forty-five minute program.

(Daycares are welcome but please call ahead!)

Category: Registered Children ProgramsFour O'Clock Fun

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March 28, 2018

Four O’Clock Fun (Registration required.)
Wednesdays at 4:00

In Four O’Clock Fun, older children meet for stories and exciting activities including crafts, experiments, and more. This forty-five minute program is suitable for children ages 6 to 9.

Registration for Spring Session is ongoing with our first session on Wednesday, March 14.

Category: Movie NightWednesday Movie - Going in Style (96 min., PG13)

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March 28, 2018

Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, three lifelong pals risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money.

If you would like to help us renovate the Mahon Auditorium, please visit http://www.jmcpl.ca/save-our-seats to find information on how to donate.

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Category: Open Children ProgramsBring Your Babies

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March 29, 2018

Bring Your Babies
Thursdays at 11:00
(for infants under 2, accompanied by an adult)

Bring Your Babies introduces your little one to the delightful world of stories, rhymes, bounces, and songs. This is a twenty-minute program.

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsWriter in Residence Lynda Monahan

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March 29, 2018 9:00 pm

Wednesdays 12:00 to 4:00 and Thursdays 5:00 to 9:00 beginning Wednesday, January 3.
The intent of the program is to:
* Encourage and inspire local writers to create works of their own;
* Work with a variety of age groups and backgrounds to assist writers in finding their own literary voice;
* Enable authors and others in the community to receive guidance and advice from an established writer; and
* Engage the public in learning more about the process of writing, editing and/or publishing.

Anyone wishing to make an appointment to see Lynda can do so by contacting her at 306-764-1968 or they can email her at lmonahan@sasktel.net.

Lynda will be available for consultation with individuals requiring assistance on personal writing projects and will plan public readings, literary activities, and programs that will focus on serving and supporting the amateur writing community in Prince Albert and area. Funded by the Canada Council for the Arts.

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsGiller Prize Book Club - Next Year for Sure by Zoey Leigh Peterson

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March 29, 2018

This winter we will meet to discuss a few books that were chosen as finalists for the Giller Prize Book Award.

Next Year for Sure by Zoey Leigh Peterson
After nine years together, Kathryn and Chris have the sort of relationship most would envy. They speak in the shorthand they have invented, complete one another's sentences and help each other through every daily and existential dilemma. When Chris tells Kathryn about his attraction to Emily, a vivacious young woman he sees often at the laundromat, Kathryn encourages him to ask her out on a date--certain that her bond with Chris is strong enough to weather whatever may come.

As Kathryn and Chris stumble into polyamory, Next Year, For Sure tracks the tumultuous, revelatory and often very funny year that follows.

Register beginning on Thursday, March 1, and pick up your book to get started reading! Enjoy a great discussion and prizes too! We’ll see you there!

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Category: Open Children ProgramsDrop-In Easter Egg Basket Craft

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March 31, 2018

Decorate your house for Easter with this cute popsicle stick Easter Egg Basket! All materials are supplied. See you there!

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Category: Movie MatineeEaster Break Movie - Lego DC Super Heroes: The Flash (78 min., PG)

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April 3, 2018

The day began as just another day in the life of the Flash, super hero speedster, when Daily Planet building in Metropolis came under attack by the Joker! The Justice League raced to the rescue but things quickly go wrong as the Flash's powers start to act up. Now, the Flash is stuck repeating this day over and over with every time growing progressively worse! It would seem as though the Reverse Flash, one of the Flash's deadliest enemies, is behind the whole plot. To escape this loop, the Flash will need the help of all his friends.

If you would like to help us renovate the Mahon Auditorium, please visit http://www.jmcpl.ca/save-our-seats to find information on how to donate.

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Category: Registered Adult ProgramsWriter in Residence Lynda Monahan

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April 4, 2018 4:00 pm

Wednesdays 12:00 to 4:00 and Thursdays 5:00 to 9:00 beginning Wednesday, January 3.
The intent of the program is to:
* Encourage and inspire local writers to create works of their own;
* Work with a variety of age groups and backgrounds to assist writers in finding their own literary voice;
* Enable authors and others in the community to receive guidance and advice from an established writer; and
* Engage the public in learning more about the process of writing, editing and/or publishing.

Anyone wishing to make an appointment to see Lynda can do so by contacting her at 306-764-1968 or they can email her at lmonahan@sasktel.net.

Lynda will be available for consultation with individuals requiring assistance on personal writing projects and will plan public readings, literary activities, and programs that will focus on serving and supporting the amateur writing community in Prince Albert and area. Funded by the Canada Council for the Arts.

Category: Movie MatineeEaster Break Movie - Ferdinand (106 min., G)

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April 4, 2018

After a huge sensitive Spanish fighting bull named Ferdinand accidentally sits on a bee and reacts badly, he's mistakenly believed to be a danger to people and taken away to a remote farm. There he meets other animals who soon become his friends. When Ferdinand is picked to fight in a stadium, he decides that the only option is to try to escape and return home to the little girl who raised him. He and his friends steal a truck and leave with other farm animals. During their journey, Ferdinand discovers that he's willing to fight... to protect his friends.

If you would like to help us renovate the Mahon Auditorium, please visit http://www.jmcpl.ca/save-our-seats to find information on how to donate.

Category: Movie NightWednesday Movie - Goodbye Christopher Robin (107 min., PG)

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April 4, 2018

A behind-the-scenes look at the life of author A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his son C.R. Milne.

If you would like to help us renovate the Mahon Auditorium, please visit http://www.jmcpl.ca/save-our-seats to find information on how to donate.

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Category: Movie MatineeEaster Break Movie - Coco (105 min., G)

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April 5, 2018

Once every year, ghosts travel from the Land of the Dead to see family members and friends in the living world. There has never been a case of a living person traveling to the Land of the Dead... Miguel dreams of being a musician, but his family has banned music playing for many years. When he finds an old guitar, he tries to play it and finds himself no longer corporeal. Miguel, along with his dog, Dante, then follow the dead into the Land of the Dead where he meets his deceased family members who attempt to get him home.

If you would like to help us renovate the Mahon Auditorium, please visit http://www.jmcpl.ca/save-our-seats to find information on how to donate.

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsWriter in Residence Lynda Monahan

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April 5, 2018 9:00 pm

Wednesdays 12:00 to 4:00 and Thursdays 5:00 to 9:00 beginning Wednesday, January 3.
The intent of the program is to:
* Encourage and inspire local writers to create works of their own;
* Work with a variety of age groups and backgrounds to assist writers in finding their own literary voice;
* Enable authors and others in the community to receive guidance and advice from an established writer; and
* Engage the public in learning more about the process of writing, editing and/or publishing.

Anyone wishing to make an appointment to see Lynda can do so by contacting her at 306-764-1968 or they can email her at lmonahan@sasktel.net.

Lynda will be available for consultation with individuals requiring assistance on personal writing projects and will plan public readings, literary activities, and programs that will focus on serving and supporting the amateur writing community in Prince Albert and area. Funded by the Canada Council for the Arts.

Category: Movie NightFrench Movie Night - Les 3 p'tits cochons – Parts 1 and 2 (226 min., NR)

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April 5, 2018

Part 1 - Two brothers (Legault, Lemay-Thivierge) discuss the positive and negative aspects of adultery as their mother lies beside them in a coma, while their brother Rémy (Doucet) attempts to discourage them. Their conversations become more explicit as time passes.

Part 2 - Rémy (Paul Doucet) is always between two planes, travels to Shanghai on business. During this trip, he takes the opportunity to cheat Dominique (Sophie Prégent) first with a woman, then with a man. Upon his return, his wife puts him out after showing him more than compromising photos of his Asian aspirations.

Co-sponsored by French Canadian Society of Prince Albert.

If you would like to help us renovate the Mahon Auditorium, please visit http://www.jmcpl.ca/save-our-seats to find information on how to donate.

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Category: Movie MatineeEaster Break Movie - A Stork's Journey (84 min., PG)

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April 6, 2018

A Stork's Journey follows Richard, a sparrow orphaned at birth and raised by storks who believes that he is a stork too! But when winter comes and the storks prepare to migrate to Africa, his stork family must reveal his true identity and leave him behind in the forest with the other sparrows since he would not survive the long journey. Determined to prove he is a stork after all, Richard ventures south on an epic adventure, accompanied by friends big and small, to unleash his true potential and be reunited with his family.

If you would like to help us renovate the Mahon Auditorium, please visit http://www.jmcpl.ca/save-our-seats to find information on how to donate.

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Category: Movie MatineeEaster Break Movie - March of the Penguins (80 min., G)

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April 7, 2018

This documentary follows the mating and migration patterns of the emperor penguin. Each autumn, the penguins mate in the cold oceans, then clamber onto the ice, trekking to the top of Antarctica. Reaching it in the dead of winter, the females lay eggs on the ice. Leaving the males to cradle the eggs, the females go on a desperate hunt for food. The males cannot let the eggs sit on the ice or the embryos will freeze. They wait for the females' return. The eggs hatch. The females return, switching roles with the males. Their starved mates go hunting. The spring thaw makes hunting increasingly treacherous. Ultimately, the surviving chicks become strong enough to make the journey back to the ocean and the cycle continues!

If you would like to help us renovate the Mahon Auditorium, please visit http://www.jmcpl.ca/save-our-seats to find information on how to donate.

Category: Open Adult ProgramsMac Acimowin Book Launch - Memoirs of a Nocturnal Mind

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April 7, 2018

A mysterious woman. The darkness of the Scottish night. The taste of blood. The growing hunger, and the cold, deep waters of the bog. This is the life into which a man finds himself thrust against his will, in this first novella by Mac Acimowin. Young playboy Alpin Unruh is quickly pulled into the spiral of death and desire by the woman who haunts the legends of an old Scottish estate. Before he knows it, he becomes the epitome of the word "bloodthirsty", and the night becomes his only world...

Come and meet Mac and enjoy readings from his first vampire novella for adults. Books for sale.

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Category: Open Children ProgramsPreschool Story Time

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April 9, 2018

Mondays at 10:30, Tuesdays at 10:30, or Wednesdays at 2:00
(suitable for children ages 2 to 5 who are ready to join a group)

Children enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, rhymes, coloring, crafts, and other activities in this forty-five minute program.

(Daycares are welcome but please call ahead!)

Category: Open Tween/Teen ProgramsDrop-In Tween and Teen Anime Club

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April 9, 2018

Anime Fans! Join our Anime Club! We meet once a month at the library.

Eat snacks, win prizes, watch and talk Anime! Come and check it out! Bring a friend! For ages 9 to 15.

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Category: Open Children ProgramsPreschool Story Time

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April 10, 2018

Mondays at 10:30, Tuesdays at 10:30, or Wednesdays at 2:00
(suitable for children ages 2 to 5 who are ready to join a group)

Children enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, rhymes, coloring, crafts, and other activities in this forty-five minute program.

(Daycares are welcome but please call ahead!)

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Category: Registered Adult ProgramsWriter in Residence Lynda Monahan

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April 11, 2018 4:00 pm

Wednesdays 12:00 to 4:00 and Thursdays 5:00 to 9:00 beginning Wednesday, January 3.
The intent of the program is to:
* Encourage and inspire local writers to create works of their own;
* Work with a variety of age groups and backgrounds to assist writers in finding their own literary voice;
* Enable authors and others in the community to receive guidance and advice from an established writer; and
* Engage the public in learning more about the process of writing, editing and/or publishing.

Anyone wishing to make an appointment to see Lynda can do so by contacting her at 306-764-1968 or they can email her at lmonahan@sasktel.net.

Lynda will be available for consultation with individuals requiring assistance on personal writing projects and will plan public readings, literary activities, and programs that will focus on serving and supporting the amateur writing community in Prince Albert and area. Funded by the Canada Council for the Arts.

Category: Open Children ProgramsPreschool Story Time

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April 11, 2018

Mondays at 10:30, Tuesdays at 10:30, or Wednesdays at 2:00
(suitable for children ages 2 to 5 who are ready to join a group)

Children enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, rhymes, coloring, crafts, and other activities in this forty-five minute program.

(Daycares are welcome but please call ahead!)

Category: Registered Children ProgramsFour O'Clock Fun

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April 11, 2018

Four O’Clock Fun (Registration required.)
Wednesdays at 4:00

In Four O’Clock Fun, older children meet for stories and exciting activities including crafts, experiments, and more. This forty-five minute program is suitable for children ages 6 to 9.

Registration for Spring Session is ongoing with our first session on Wednesday, March 14.

Category: Movie NightWednesday Movie - Lady Bird (93 min., 14A)

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April 11, 2018

Focusing on a turbulent year in the life of the McPherson family as they look to survive and grow in their home in Northern California, "Lady Bird" is a high school senior as she hopes to win a place in college across the country in New York. As Christine "Lady Bird" McPherson is planning her escape from the troubles of her family her mother, Marion is looking to use her job as a nurse to keep the family afloat after patriarch, Larry loses his job to place even more hardship on the family.

If you would like to help us renovate the Mahon Auditorium, please visit http://www.jmcpl.ca/save-our-seats to find information on how to donate.

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Category: Open Children ProgramsBring Your Babies

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April 12, 2018

Bring Your Babies
Thursdays at 11:00
(for infants under 2, accompanied by an adult)

Bring Your Babies introduces your little one to the delightful world of stories, rhymes, bounces, and songs. This is a twenty-minute program.

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsOne-on-One Tech Help

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April 12, 2018 4:00 pm

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

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

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsWriter in Residence Lynda Monahan

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April 12, 2018 9:00 pm

Wednesdays 12:00 to 4:00 and Thursdays 5:00 to 9:00 beginning Wednesday, January 3.
The intent of the program is to:
* Encourage and inspire local writers to create works of their own;
* Work with a variety of age groups and backgrounds to assist writers in finding their own literary voice;
* Enable authors and others in the community to receive guidance and advice from an established writer; and
* Engage the public in learning more about the process of writing, editing and/or publishing.

Anyone wishing to make an appointment to see Lynda can do so by contacting her at 306-764-1968 or they can email her at lmonahan@sasktel.net.

Lynda will be available for consultation with individuals requiring assistance on personal writing projects and will plan public readings, literary activities, and programs that will focus on serving and supporting the amateur writing community in Prince Albert and area. Funded by the Canada Council for the Arts.

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Category: Movie MatineeSaturday Movie - The Breadwinner (93 min., PG)

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April 14, 2018

In an effort to provide for her family, Parvana, an 11-year-old girl growing up under Taliban Law, goes where no girl her age has gone before. After her father is arrested, Parvana cuts off her hair and changes her wardrobe to give the illusion of being a boy. As a boy, Parvana knows she'll be given more freedom and opportunity, but the danger that will soon ensue creates obstacles as she attempts to avenge her father.

If you would like to help us renovate the Mahon Auditorium, please visit http://www.jmcpl.ca/save-our-seats to find information on how to donate.

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Category: Open Children ProgramsPreschool Story Time

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April 16, 2018

Mondays at 10:30, Tuesdays at 10:30, or Wednesdays at 2:00
(suitable for children ages 2 to 5 who are ready to join a group)

Children enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, rhymes, coloring, crafts, and other activities in this forty-five minute program.

(Daycares are welcome but please call ahead!)

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Category: Open Children ProgramsPreschool Story Time

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April 17, 2018

Mondays at 10:30, Tuesdays at 10:30, or Wednesdays at 2:00
(suitable for children ages 2 to 5 who are ready to join a group)

Children enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, rhymes, coloring, crafts, and other activities in this forty-five minute program.

(Daycares are welcome but please call ahead!)

Category: Registered Tween/Teen ProgramsTween and Teen Writing Group - Earth Day Fun!

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April 17, 2018

Earth Day is coming! Join us as we pen a descriptive paragraph or poem, and create a cool bird-feeder from repurposed items!

Registration begins on Tuesday, April 3. For ages 9 to 15. All materials are supplied.

Category: Open Adult ProgramsExplore Lifelong Learning - Beyond Hot Dogs and Beans: Meal Planning for the Great Outdoors presented by Andrea Nelson

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April 17, 2018

After a rainy day of hiking in paradise, aren’t you glad you packed the perfect pick-me up? Camp cooking can be daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. Learn tricks from a pro while covering the basics around menu-planning, stoves, water, and camp kitchen. Using photos, stories, and plenty of examples (maybe some samples?), we’ll cover scenarios in travel ranging from solo to large groups, car-camping to extended backcountry trips, and camping in all seasons. Suitable for beginners and experienced campers alike. We’ll having you eating well in the wild!

Sprouting on the prairies and taking root in the boreal forest, Andrea Nelson is most alive when she’s outside. As an outdoor guide, canoeing instructor, musher, and interpreter, her real passion is facilitating meaningful nature-based experiences for all ages. Andrea has a B.A. in History, and guides with Sundogs Excursions and Churchill River Canoe Outfitters.

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Category: Registered Adult ProgramsWriter in Residence Lynda Monahan

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April 18, 2018 4:00 pm

Wednesdays 12:00 to 4:00 and Thursdays 5:00 to 9:00 beginning Wednesday, January 3.
The intent of the program is to:
* Encourage and inspire local writers to create works of their own;
* Work with a variety of age groups and backgrounds to assist writers in finding their own literary voice;
* Enable authors and others in the community to receive guidance and advice from an established writer; and
* Engage the public in learning more about the process of writing, editing and/or publishing.

Anyone wishing to make an appointment to see Lynda can do so by contacting her at 306-764-1968 or they can email her at lmonahan@sasktel.net.

Lynda will be available for consultation with individuals requiring assistance on personal writing projects and will plan public readings, literary activities, and programs that will focus on serving and supporting the amateur writing community in Prince Albert and area. Funded by the Canada Council for the Arts.

Category: Open Children ProgramsPreschool Story Time

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April 18, 2018

Mondays at 10:30, Tuesdays at 10:30, or Wednesdays at 2:00
(suitable for children ages 2 to 5 who are ready to join a group)

Children enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, rhymes, coloring, crafts, and other activities in this forty-five minute program.

(Daycares are welcome but please call ahead!)

Category: Registered Children ProgramsFour O'Clock Fun

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April 18, 2018

Four O’Clock Fun (Registration required.)
Wednesdays at 4:00

In Four O’Clock Fun, older children meet for stories and exciting activities including crafts, experiments, and more. This forty-five minute program is suitable for children ages 6 to 9.

Registration for Spring Session is ongoing with our first session on Wednesday, March 14.

Category: Movie NightWednesday Movie - The Shape of Water (124 min., 14A)

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April 18, 2018

Elisa works as a janitor in a top secret, government operated laboratory. Unable to overcome her disability, she struggles in silence and solitude until one day when she and her co-worker Zelda make an important and life-changing discovery. Hidden within the walls of the high-security laboratory, they come upon a secret scientific experiment - a strange, amphibious being contained in a water tank. Not knowing where else to turn in her loneliness, Elisa befriends the creature. She will never be the same again.

If you would like to help us renovate the Mahon Auditorium, please visit http://www.jmcpl.ca/save-our-seats to find information on how to donate.

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Category: Open Children ProgramsBring Your Babies

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April 19, 2018

Bring Your Babies
Thursdays at 11:00
(for infants under 2, accompanied by an adult)

Bring Your Babies introduces your little one to the delightful world of stories, rhymes, bounces, and songs. This is a twenty-minute program.

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsWriter in Residence Lynda Monahan

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April 19, 2018 9:00 pm

Wednesdays 12:00 to 4:00 and Thursdays 5:00 to 9:00 beginning Wednesday, January 3.
The intent of the program is to:
* Encourage and inspire local writers to create works of their own;
* Work with a variety of age groups and backgrounds to assist writers in finding their own literary voice;
* Enable authors and others in the community to receive guidance and advice from an established writer; and
* Engage the public in learning more about the process of writing, editing and/or publishing.

Anyone wishing to make an appointment to see Lynda can do so by contacting her at 306-764-1968 or they can email her at lmonahan@sasktel.net.

Lynda will be available for consultation with individuals requiring assistance on personal writing projects and will plan public readings, literary activities, and programs that will focus on serving and supporting the amateur writing community in Prince Albert and area. Funded by the Canada Council for the Arts.

Category: Open Tween/Teen ProgramsCarlton, Shellbrook and PACI Creative Writing Groups Reading

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April 19, 2018

Creative writing students from PACI, Carlton and WP Sandin High School (Eclipse Creative Writing Group) will present selected readings from their work in the gallery of the JMC Library.

Everyone welcome!

Category: Open Adult ProgramsCarlton, Shellbrook and PACI Creative Writing Groups Reading

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April 19, 2018

Creative writing students from PACI, Carlton and WP Sandin High School (Eclipse Creative Writing Group) will present selected readings from their work in the gallery of the JMC Library.

Everyone welcome!

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Category: Open Adult ProgramsEarth Day and Seedy Saturday

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April 21, 2018 4:00 pm

Come down to watch films, presentations on Canadian Feed the Children, composting and the Food Bank, displays, live music, lunch, a children’s drop-in story time and craft and more! The agenda is as follows:
10:00 Film: One Man One Cow One Planet (56 min.) (Biodynamics makes organics work)
11:00 Presentation: Glenna Cayen, Community Program Coordinator at Canadian Feed the Children
11:45 Welcome from the City
Composting: Kerri Sapsford
PA Food Coalition Foodbank Update: Wes Clarke
12:00 Film: DIRT! (82 min.) ("The Beauty and Power of Soil")
2:30 Children’s Storytime and Craft
3:00 Live Music TBA

Lunch provided by Learners with Purpose and Sponsored by Back to Your Roots Soil Solutions.

Displays by: Prairie Garden Seeds, Seeds of Diversity, Broadview Farm Seeds, Back to Your Roots Soil Solutions, Fox Hill Gardens, Anchor of Hope Gardens, Council of Canadians, Seed Swap table with free seeds, Seed Library seeds available

Movie and door prizes sponsored by Mumm's Sprouting Seeds.

Everyone welcome! You don’t want to miss it!

Co-sponsored by Prince Albert Chapter of Council of Canadians.

Category: Open Children ProgramsDrop-In Earth Day Story and Craft

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April 21, 2018

All ages welcome to come and listen to an Earth Day story and make a bee-eautiful bee garden craft! Materials supplied.

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Category: Open Children ProgramsPreschool Story Time

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April 23, 2018

Mondays at 10:30, Tuesdays at 10:30, or Wednesdays at 2:00
(suitable for children ages 2 to 5 who are ready to join a group)

Children enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, rhymes, coloring, crafts, and other activities in this forty-five minute program.

(Daycares are welcome but please call ahead!)

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsExplore Lifelong Learning for Seniors: Laptop Lab

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April 23, 2018 8:00 pm

Are you a senior that is unsure about computers? In this class learn about laptop and internet basics, how to connect to Wi-Fi, and getting used to Windows.

Call 763-8496 to register beginning on Tuesday, April 3.

Category: Registered Tween/Teen ProgramsTween and Teen Craft - Paper Hyacinth Bouquet

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April 23, 2018

Welcome spring, and perk up your room with a pretty bouquet of spring flowers! Materials are supplied! Spots are limited. For ages 9 to 15.

Registration begins on Tuesday, April 3.

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Category: Open Children ProgramsPreschool Story Time

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April 24, 2018

Mondays at 10:30, Tuesdays at 10:30, or Wednesdays at 2:00
(suitable for children ages 2 to 5 who are ready to join a group)

Children enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, rhymes, coloring, crafts, and other activities in this forty-five minute program.

(Daycares are welcome but please call ahead!)

Category: Registered Tween/Teen ProgramsTeen Craft Night: Mini Emoji Canvases

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April 24, 2018

Come to the library and enjoy painting unique emojis on mini canvases! Materials are supplied.

Call 763-8496 to register beginning on Tuesday, April 3. For ages 13 to 18.

Category: Open Adult ProgramsW. Quill Poetry Reading

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April 24, 2018

Join Saskatchewan poet ‘W. Quill’ reading a selection of his poems - lighthearted, lyrical, romantic, thought provoking, enigmatic and more!

We’ll see you there!

April is National Poetry Month.

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Category: Registered Adult ProgramsWriter in Residence Lynda Monahan

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April 25, 2018 4:00 pm

Wednesdays 12:00 to 4:00 and Thursdays 5:00 to 9:00 beginning Wednesday, January 3.
The intent of the program is to:
* Encourage and inspire local writers to create works of their own;
* Work with a variety of age groups and backgrounds to assist writers in finding their own literary voice;
* Enable authors and others in the community to receive guidance and advice from an established writer; and
* Engage the public in learning more about the process of writing, editing and/or publishing.

Anyone wishing to make an appointment to see Lynda can do so by contacting her at 306-764-1968 or they can email her at lmonahan@sasktel.net.

Lynda will be available for consultation with individuals requiring assistance on personal writing projects and will plan public readings, literary activities, and programs that will focus on serving and supporting the amateur writing community in Prince Albert and area. Funded by the Canada Council for the Arts.

Category: Open Children ProgramsPreschool Story Time

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April 25, 2018

Mondays at 10:30, Tuesdays at 10:30, or Wednesdays at 2:00
(suitable for children ages 2 to 5 who are ready to join a group)

Children enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, rhymes, coloring, crafts, and other activities in this forty-five minute program.

(Daycares are welcome but please call ahead!)

Category: Registered Children ProgramsFour O'Clock Fun

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April 25, 2018

Four O’Clock Fun (Registration required.)
Wednesdays at 4:00

In Four O’Clock Fun, older children meet for stories and exciting activities including crafts, experiments, and more. This forty-five minute program is suitable for children ages 6 to 9.

Registration for Spring Session is ongoing with our first session on Wednesday, March 14.

Category: Movie NightWednesday Movie - Suburbicon (105 min., 14A)

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April 25, 2018

A crime comedy-drama about a family that moves to a quiet, picturesque community. The area is beautiful and peaceful when the family arrives during the summer of 1959. The residents seem ordinary and their actions are innocent. A deadly crime reveals underlying layers of betrayal, blackmail, and revenge. A series of deceitful events shows that the peaceful setting is an illusion. As the family uncovers the sinister history of the area, they reveal hidden anger and violence.

If you would like to help us renovate the Mahon Auditorium, please visit http://www.jmcpl.ca/save-our-seats to find information on how to donate.

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Category: Open Children ProgramsBring Your Babies

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April 26, 2018

Bring Your Babies
Thursdays at 11:00
(for infants under 2, accompanied by an adult)

Bring Your Babies introduces your little one to the delightful world of stories, rhymes, bounces, and songs. This is a twenty-minute program.

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsOne-on-One Tech Help

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April 26, 2018 4:00 pm

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

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

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsWriter in Residence Lynda Monahan

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April 26, 2018 9:00 pm

Wednesdays 12:00 to 4:00 and Thursdays 5:00 to 9:00 beginning Wednesday, January 3.
The intent of the program is to:
* Encourage and inspire local writers to create works of their own;
* Work with a variety of age groups and backgrounds to assist writers in finding their own literary voice;
* Enable authors and others in the community to receive guidance and advice from an established writer; and
* Engage the public in learning more about the process of writing, editing and/or publishing.

Anyone wishing to make an appointment to see Lynda can do so by contacting her at 306-764-1968 or they can email her at lmonahan@sasktel.net.

Lynda will be available for consultation with individuals requiring assistance on personal writing projects and will plan public readings, literary activities, and programs that will focus on serving and supporting the amateur writing community in Prince Albert and area. Funded by the Canada Council for the Arts.

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsSpring Book Club - The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constantine

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April 26, 2018

Some women get everything. Some women get everything they deserve.

Amber Patterson is fed up. She’s tired of being a nobody: a plain, invisible woman who blends into the background. She deserves more — a life of money and power like the one blond-haired, blue-eyed goddess Daphne Parrish takes for granted.

To everyone in the exclusive town of Bishops Harbor, Connecticut, Daphne — a socialite and philanthropist — and her real-estate mogul husband, Jackson, are a couple straight out of a fairy tale.

Amber’s envy could eat her alive … if she didn't have a plan. Amber uses Daphne’s compassion and caring to insinuate herself into the family’s life — the first step in a meticulous scheme to undermine her. Before long, Amber is Daphne’s closest confidante, traveling to Europe with the Parrishes and their lovely young daughters, and growing closer to Jackson. But a skeleton from her past may undermine everything that Amber has worked towards, and if it is discovered, her well-laid plan may fall to pieces.

With shocking turns and dark secrets that will keep you guessing until the very end, The Last Mrs. Parrish is a fresh, juicy, and utterly addictive thriller from a diabolically imaginative talent. (From the publisher.)

Register beginning on Tuesday, April 3, and pick up your book to get started reading! Enjoy a great discussion and prizes too! We’ll see you there!

Upcoming Spring Book Club Meeting:
Thursday, May 31, 7:00 - The Golden House by Salman Rushdie

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Category: Open Children ProgramsDrop-In Activity Day

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April 28, 2018

Enjoy Lego, board games, puzzles, Play Doh, and more. Fun for the whole family!

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Category: Open Children ProgramsPreschool Story Time

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April 30, 2018

Mondays at 10:30, Tuesdays at 10:30, or Wednesdays at 2:00
(suitable for children ages 2 to 5 who are ready to join a group)

Children enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, rhymes, coloring, crafts, and other activities in this forty-five minute program.

(Daycares are welcome but please call ahead!)

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsAdult D.I.Y. Craft - Decorative Wine Bottle

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April 30, 2018

Enjoy designing this beautiful decorative wine bottle that is sure to brighten up your home décor! All materials supplied. Space is limited.

Registration begins on Tuesday, April 3.

Category: Open Adult ProgramsSans Nom Poetry Group Reading - National Poetry Month Celebration

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April 30, 2018

April is National Poetry Month, 30 days of celebrating the joy, expressiveness, and pure delight of poetry. Learn more about the National Poetry Month, get to know some of our local poets and listen to a sharing of their poems!

Laurie Muirhead
Veryl Coghill
Beth Gobeil
Melanie Mirasty
Shauna Eveleigh Harris
Lynda Monahan
Sharon Bird
Carrie Schemenauer
Carla Braidek
Kim Kuzak

Books will be for sale. Everyone welcome!

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Category: Open Children ProgramsPreschool Story Time

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May 1, 2018

Mondays at 10:30, Tuesdays at 10:30, or Wednesdays at 2:00
(suitable for children ages 2 to 5 who are ready to join a group)

Children enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, rhymes, coloring, crafts, and other activities in this forty-five minute program.

(Daycares are welcome but please call ahead!)

Category: Open Adult ProgramsExplore Lifelong Learning: The La Colle Falls Development presented by Paul Van Pul

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May 1, 2018

In 1912 the City of Prince Albert embarked on a project that had the potential to revolutionize electrical energy production in the prairies: building the first hydro-electric dam in the province. Through a complex set of circumstances, the construction was halted in the summer of the next year, unfortunately never to resume. Today the massive remnants are a stark reminder of how easily a well-meant vision can turn into a financial disaster with unforeseen and long-term consequences.

Paul Van Pul is a Belgian Land Surveyor who has been living in Saskatchewan for 32 years. He has published four books on Hydraulic Engineering History and various articles on the same subject. He has a keen interest in the past and future of the Saskatchewan Rivers, especially the weir in Saskatoon and the La Colle Falls Lock and Dam Site. He regularly speaks on the above subjects at the University of Saskatchewan and at other venues.

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Category: Registered Adult ProgramsWriter in Residence Lynda Monahan

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May 2, 2018 4:00 pm

Wednesdays 12:00 to 4:00 and Thursdays 5:00 to 9:00 beginning Wednesday, January 3.
The intent of the program is to:
* Encourage and inspire local writers to create works of their own;
* Work with a variety of age groups and backgrounds to assist writers in finding their own literary voice;
* Enable authors and others in the community to receive guidance and advice from an established writer; and
* Engage the public in learning more about the process of writing, editing and/or publishing.

Anyone wishing to make an appointment to see Lynda can do so by contacting her at 306-764-1968 or they can email her at lmonahan@sasktel.net.

Lynda will be available for consultation with individuals requiring assistance on personal writing projects and will plan public readings, literary activities, and programs that will focus on serving and supporting the amateur writing community in Prince Albert and area. Funded by the Canada Council for the Arts.

Category: Open Children ProgramsPreschool Story Time

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May 2, 2018

Mondays at 10:30, Tuesdays at 10:30, or Wednesdays at 2:00
(suitable for children ages 2 to 5 who are ready to join a group)

Children enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, rhymes, coloring, crafts, and other activities in this forty-five minute program.

(Daycares are welcome but please call ahead!)

Category: Registered Children ProgramsFour O'Clock Fun

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May 2, 2018

Four O’Clock Fun (Registration required.)
Wednesdays at 4:00

In Four O’Clock Fun, older children meet for stories and exciting activities including crafts, experiments, and more. This forty-five minute program is suitable for children ages 6 to 9.

Registration for Spring Session is ongoing with our first session on Wednesday, March 14.

Category: Movie NightWednesday Movie - Just Getting Started (91 min., PG13)

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May 2, 2018

A former mob lawyer and a former FBI agent might not seem to have much in common However, they must learn how to get along and cooperate with each other when under the witness protection program, they find themselves together at an exclusive golf resort. A hit man lurks nearby, and he has his eye on both of them. The only way that they can maximize their chances of survival is to become a team. With a little bit of luck, they will escape this uncomfortable situation, even if they nearly kill each other in the process.

If you would like to help us renovate the Mahon Auditorium, please visit http://www.jmcpl.ca/save-our-seats to find information on how to donate.

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Category: Open Children ProgramsBring Your Babies

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May 3, 2018

Bring Your Babies
Thursdays at 11:00
(for infants under 2, accompanied by an adult)

Bring Your Babies introduces your little one to the delightful world of stories, rhymes, bounces, and songs. This is a twenty-minute program.

Category: Registered Adult ProgramsWriter in Residence Lynda Monahan

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May 3, 2018 9:00 pm

Wednesdays 12:00 to 4:00 and Thursdays 5:00 to 9:00 beginning Wednesday, January 3.
The intent of the program is to:
* Encourage and inspire local writers to create works of their own;
* Work with a variety of age groups and backgrounds to assist writers in finding their own literary voice;
* Enable authors and others in the community to receive guidance and advice from an established writer; and
* Engage the public in learning more about the process of writing, editing and/or publishing.

Anyone wishing to make an appointment to see Lynda can do so by contacting her at 306-764-1968 or they can email her at lmonahan@sasktel.net.

Lynda will be available for consultation with individuals requiring assistance on personal writing projects and will plan public readings, literary activities, and programs that will focus on serving and supporting the amateur writing community in Prince Albert and area. Funded by the Canada Council for the Arts.

Category: Movie NightFrench Movie Night - La Grande Séduction (109 min., NR)

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May 3, 2018

A much-needed boost, in the form of a new factory, is promised to the residents of the tiny fishing village St. Marie-La-Mauderne, provided they can lure a doctor to take up full-time residency on the island. Inspired, the villagers devise a scheme to make Dr. Christopher Lewis a local.

Co-sponsored by French Canadian Society of Prince Albert.

If you would like to help us renovate the Mahon Auditorium, please visit http://www.jmcpl.ca/save-our-seats to find information on how to donate.

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