Drop in between 2:00 and 4:30 p.m.! Board games and tons of fun for all ages! Bring your game face!
Living Room Area
Amnesty International works to protect the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) individuals by shining a light on rights abuses, calling for policy change and working to protect LGBTI human rights defenders.
Meet your local Amnesty International members (Newmarket/Aurora Chapter) for a drop-in letter-writing session and discover how the act of sending a simple postcard can free a political prisoner.
A OneBookOneAurora partnering event.
9:30 - 10:30 am
Pose in from of our green screen and we'll email you the finished product
Polly & Her Puppets
10:30 - 11:15 am
We'll sing songs, read seasonal books and have lots of fun!
Library Living Room
Hot chocolate and cookies!
OPLW Open House
Join us for cake and conversation at our annual kick-off party in celebration of OPLW.
Opening with the fabulous sounds of singer/songwriter, Claire Wright.
Library Living Room
Join us as we unveil The Culinary Traveller Cookbook featuring mouth - watering dishes from different countries!
Once a month APL and the YRFN host a hands-on cooking class where we create delicious, but easy to prepare recipes from around the world. Participants are asked to bring a recipe from their country of origin for all to help prepare. One recipe from each session will be featured in a cookbook celebrating all of the wonderful dishes created.
Open Mic with the APL Writers Group and Friends.
Poetry, music and excerpts from work in-progress hosted by the APL Writers Group.
If you are interested in performing, please contact Reccia (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Location: Library Living Room
Join Theatre Aurora for a reading except from the play Visiting Mr. Green by playwright Jeff Green.
Synopsis: Mr. Green, an elderly, retired dry cleaner wanders into New York traffic and is almost hit by a car driven by Ross Gardiner, a 29-year-old corporate executive.
The young man is given a community service of helping the recent widower once a week for six months.
What starts as a comedy about two men who do not want to be in the same room together becomes a gripping, moving drama
Join us in the Library Living Room and experience Origami, while learning about the Japanese culture and language.
Program is led by students from Japan, in partnership with Contact Canada Education Services.
Friday July 14
1:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Free! For all ages.
No registration necessary, just drop in.
Meet Brian Francis, author of the 2017 selection Natural Order and get insight into the real life experiences that shaped the novel.
Join us for a fast-paced evening featuring four entrepreneurs who will share their stories in a short TED X-style talk. It's a chance to mingle, ask questions and meet new visionaries who share your drive to succeed.
In partnership with StartUp York and the Aurora Chamber of Commerce.