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September 06, 2023

Grey Highlands Libraries announce fall lineup

Grey Highlands Public Library logo with fall leaves

The Grey Highlands Public Library has announced it's fall lineup of programs and events.

Together We Read Canada: From August 31-September 13, join readers across Canada for "Together We Read Canada", a digital book club where a featured title is available for free through Libby, with no waitlists for a two-week period. Learn more about the program.

Family Storytime Flesherton: Tuesdays at 10:30 am (September 12, 19, 26). Drop-ins are welcome but registration is recommended. **No Storytime September 5**

Family Storytime Markdale: Wednesdays at 10:30 am (September 13, 20, 27). Drop-ins are welcome but registration is recommended. **No Storytime September 6**

Friends of the Kimberley Library Bottle Drive: Tuesday, September 5 from 1pm - 4pm, in the parking lot of Kimberley Hall. Bring your empties and support the Library!

Welcoming Week: September 9-18. Celebrate the 10th anniversary of this annual campaign, which showcases the movement of communities striving to be more welcoming spaces (Grey Highlands included!). Learn more about what's happening across Grey & Bruce Counties.

Tech-It-Out-Tuesdays: Continuing Tuesday, September 5 in Markdale, join us every Tuesday for drop-in tech support from 2-4pm. We alternate between Flesherton to Markdale each week, so please check the website to determine where to go. You can also book 1-on-1 appointments with staff for technology support.

Adult Paint Night with Dianne Dean: Tuesday, September 12 at 7pm at the Flesherton Library. Registration is required.

Walt Disney's Ontario Connections: Stop by Kimberley Hall on Wednesday, September 13 at 2pm (doors open at 1:30pm) as Grey Highlands Museum Community Heritage Coordinator Peter Whitehead explores Walt Disney's connection to Canada. This event is part of an ongoing partnership with the Grey Highlands Probus Club, Kimberley Community Association, the Grey Highlands Museum, and the Grey Highlands Public Library. Registration is not required.

Filming for YouTube: Tuesday, September 5 from 6:30-7:30pm at the Flesherton Library and Friday, September 15 from 10:00-11:00am at the Markdale Library.

How to Sell Online: Tuesday, September 19 from 6:30-7:30pm at the Flesherton Library and Thursday, September 21 from 1:00-2:00pm at the Markdale Library.

Ontario Culture Days: Adult Paint Night: Thursday, September 21 with Christina Bellsmith at 7pm at the Markdale Library.

PA Day Program: Fun Fall Crafts: Friday, September 22 from 10am - 11:30am in Markdale and1pm to 3pm in Flesherton. Registration is required.

Author Talk with Greer Kirshenbaum: Saturday, September 23 at 11am in Markdale.

Ontario Culture Days: Meet the Poet, Meet the Artists: Tuesday, September 26 from 7pm - 8pm at the Flesherton Library for a poetry reading by Mike Madill and an art reception with local artists Barbara Pearn and Carolyn West. Their art show "Connections and Contrasts" will feature expansive distant landscapes and intimate floral subjects.

Library Board Meeting: Wednesday, September 27 at 7pm at the Flesherton Library.

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation/Orange Shirt Day: September 30 is National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and Orange Shirt Day. It recognizes the legacy of residential schools, the missing children, the families left behind, and the stories of those who survived.


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