Events

Sew Simple: Sewing for Beginners & Beyond – Mondays (1:00pm-3:00pm)  Oct. 15 & 29, Nov. 19, Dec. 3 & 17.  Join Ilke, our resident seamstress, as she assists you with your next sewing project.  Participants must bring their own sewing machine and material.  This class is limited to 5 participants and requires registration.  Please register in person or by calling the library.  


Retiring Without Debt – Wednesday, November 21 (6:30pm-8:00pm).  Participants will learn about debt elimination options so that they can enter their golden years without the shackles of debt.  Presented by Mark Kalinowski, Financial Educator. mymoneycoach.ca  Free to attend.  no registration required.  www.strathmorelibrary.ca

Friday Fun Film – Friday, November 23 (1:00pm-3:00pm).  This month we will be showing The Incredibles 2.  Rated G.  At the end of the film we will draw for one lucky participant to take the movie home with them!  Participants will be treated to popcorn and drinks!  This program is free to attend, and no registration is required.  

Creative Christmas Card Making for Kids - Saturday, November 24 (10:30am-12:00pm) - Registration starts on November 1 and space is limited.  This program costs $2.00/person and includes supplies for several Christmas cards.  

Creative Christmas Card Making for Adults (16+) - Saturday, November 24 (1:00pm-3:00pm) - Registration starts on November 1 and space is limited.  This program costs $2.00/person and includes supplies for several Christmas cards.  

Parts to PC: Learn to Build a Computer from Scratch – Saturday, November 24 (5:00pm-7:00pm)  – Wouldn’t it be cool to learn how to build a computer from scratch?  Well, ERA (Electronic Recycling Association) created a brand new workshop for exactly that purpose.  Parts to PC will give you hands-on experience disassembling and assembling a computer.  You will also learn about what all of the pieces inside of a computer do and how to install them.  The best part is there is no cost to participate!  From dissembled part to a working machine, Parts to PC offers a full-circle approach that will conclude with powering on and testing the assembled finished product.  Students will walk away from the experience with practical knowledge for troubleshooting hardware issues as well as a basic understanding of all the elements working together inside a computer.  You never know, it could even be the first step toward building your own robot!  Call 403-934-5440 or visit the library to register.  Participants must be between the ages of 12 to 15 years at the time of the program (no exceptions).  Limited to 40 participants. 

Grinch Tree Class Fundraiser – Sunday December 2 (2:00pm-4:00pm) –  Tickets: $60.00 each.  All supplies included.  The library welcomes Creative Edge Flowers & Events to the library to show you how to make your very own Grinch Tree!  To reserve your spot, please register in person at the Strathmore Municipal Library.  Open to participants 16 years and up.  All proceeds will go to help increase programs and service for the library.  Please register by 5:00pm on Saturday, November 24. 

Friday Fun Film – Friday, December 7 (1:00pm-3:00pm) – This month we will be showing Arthur Christmas.  Rated G.  At the end of the film we will draw for one lucky participant to take the movie home with them!  Participants will be treated to popcorn and drinks!  This program is free to attend, and no registration is required.

Beekeeping 101 - Saturday, January 19 (2:00pm-4:00pm) - In recent years, beekeeping has been receiving more and more attention.  Many people are becoming interested in keeping honeybees.  But where do you start?  This presentation will give you a basic idea of what information to look for and who to ask when you have questions.  There will be an overview of equipment, challenges, expenses, and potential legal requirements once you decide to start your own honeybee hive.  This program is free to attend, and no registration is required.  

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