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Adult Programs

The Orillia Public Library has many fun and informative programs for adults and seniors!  Check out our Calendar of Events for more details!

Upcoming Programs

Books on Tap
Wednesday, June 14
7:30 p.m.
Aji Sushi (2 Front St. N.)
Our Book Club for twenty and thirty-somethings will be discussing "Galore" by Michael Crummey.
Please RSVP.

Genealogy Club: The Charming Rogue
Thursday, June 15

2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
Program Rooms
Join us this month as we hear from Janine Sobinski about uncovering her grandfather's deeds and misdeeds.  Please RSVP.

Are You Getting Enough Sleep? 
Wednesday, June 21
6:30 p.m.
Program Room

Sleep technologist Simon Mena will discuss the ways that sleep can affect your health.  (In partnership with the Canadian Diabetes Association).  No registration required; everyone welcome.

Tech Classes: Microsoft Excel for Complete Beginners
Tuesday, June 27

10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Computer Lab
Learn the basic functions and features on Excel.  Registration required.  $2 per person.

Living with Early Dementia Coffee Hour
Tuesday, June 6 & 27
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Program Room 1
People with early stages of dementia are welcome to come with their caregivers to our drop-in social time.  Puzzles and activities will be provided, as well as a chance to chat, share experiences and enjoy each other's company.  No registration required.

All the Other Things: Podcast Club
Tuesday, June 27
6:30 p.m.
Fireplace Room
Just like a bookclub but for podcasts! This month we will listen to a selection of podcasts, then get together for a lively discussion.  Ask a staff member for our "listening list" or find it on our website.
Please RSVP.

"Creative Crossroads" Songwriting Circle
Thursday, June 29

6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Fireplace Room

Are you a songwriter seeking proven techniques to enhance your process, and have a little fun while you're at it?  The Creative Crossroads Songwriting Circle will provide all that and more, including monthly 'SongPrompts" to help woo your muse. Please RSVP.