Category Archives: Programs

Learn ‘How-To’ Practice Mindfulness This Year

The New Year is upon us and for many folks, the dawn of a new year means making resolutions for a happier and healthier lifestyle. The first ‘How-To’ workshop of 2018 aims to help you achieve this through the practice of mindfulness. For those who might be unfamiliar, mindfulness is the practice of being aware of your body, mind and feelings in the present moment. It’s thought to alleviate stress...
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Sandwich Library – Peaceful Place to Paint Partners. Wish You A Safe Holiday Season and New Year!

The first series of a Peaceful Place to Paint ended last week with discussion over tea at Sandwich Library, 3312 Sandwich Street. Everyone made wonderful contributions to the gathering. We will meet again starting in Thursday, April 5, 2018. Other new Adult programs will start Thursday, January 11, 2018. Details are at the end of this blog. Hope you can join us! At last Thursday’s meeting members all “checked out” copies...
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Santa Stops at Sandwich Library

Ms. Stacy sent a message to SANTA and he and his helpers came to Sandwich Library for a fun visit. Area kids were treated on one of Ms. Stacy’s Sensational Singing Story Times. Tweens enjoyed the STORY CUBE game at Brian’s Corner. Everyone especially the Teens loved making holiday crafts, and Ms. Cassie’s Hot Chocolate and treats Cafe was a big hit with all who visited.   The evening was so much fun. Laughter could be...
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Peaceful Place To Paint Last Session – Thursday, December 14, 2017

Sandwich Library 3312 Sandwich St. has been a joy every Thursday, morning from 10:30 am – 12:00 pm. Several members from the community gathered there for A PEACEFUL PLACE TO PAINT. This Thursday is our last group meeting. Thank you to: Tim for giving us some terrific tips on painting with watercolour paints, Bonnie for sharing her many gifts, Marianne for showing us how to combine different mediums, Beth for her vibrant use of...
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By The River January Meeting ReBooked

The December 13 meeting of BY THE RIVER, Readers series is now rebooked and will  happen on Wednesday January 17. Urban Farmhouse Press hopes this date works better for your busy holiday schedule and you will attend in the new year, as this meeting will present the published collection of the works of 2016-2017 readers. Place is the same (Ouellette lobby, Central Branch),  & no change to the time (starts 6:30 p.m.). ...
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