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What's Happening @ WPL

  • Jun 12, 2024, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
    Main Branch, 50 The Boardwalk, Welland, ON L3B 6J1, Canada
    Looking for a scribe tribe to share your creative writing with!? Look no further! You are invited to join the newly-formed Writer’s Guild.
  • Jun 13, 2024, 6:00 p.m. – 7:50 p.m.
    Seaway Mall Branch, 800 Niagara St, Welland, ON L3C 1M3, Canada
    (Adults) Let out your inner artist and join us the second Thursday of each month to paint along with Jane via her popular YouTube channel. All materials provided. Fee: $5/person.
  • Jun 15, 2024, 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Welland Museum, 140 King St, Welland, ON L3B 3J3, Canada
    Senator Jean-Jacques (Jack) Séguin with the Niagara Region Metis Council (NRMC) will present a workshop on Métis history, culture, and way of life in today’s society.
  • Jun 18, 2024, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    Seaway Mall Branch, 800 Niagara St, Welland, ON L3C 1M3, Canada
    When combined, these relaxation practices can be especially effective in cultivating mindfulness, reducing stress, and promoting overall well-being. Please bring a journal and pen. Fee $3 per person.
  • Jun 18, 2024, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Main Branch, 50 The Boardwalk, Welland, ON L3B 6J1, Canada
    In partnership with the Welland Heritage Council and Multicultural Centre and the Niagara Folk Arts Multicultural Centre, this group is open to newcomers or anyone looking to improve their English language skills.
  • Jun 19, 2024, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Seaway Mall Branch, 800 Niagara St, Welland, ON L3C 1M3, Canada
    DROM is a unique combination of drumming (the DR) and meditation (the OM) to energize, relieve stress, bring clarity and calm – all while having fun drumming on an exercise ball or on tables and chairs. Fee: $2/person
  • Jun 20, 2024, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
    Seaway Mall Branch, 800 Niagara St, Welland, ON L3C 1M3, Canada
    (Family) Join Mika from Indigenous Dreams and learn how to make a dreamcatcher and all about its cultural importance and tradition. Fee: $10/person
  • Jun 24, 2024, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Main Branch, 50 The Boardwalk, Welland, ON L3B 3X4, Canada
    Pay what you can as there are no set prices at this in-library fresh produce market! Please bring your own bag.
  • Jun 25, 2024, 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
    Main Branch, 50 The Boardwalk, Welland, ON L3B 6J1, Canada
    Are you interested in learning more about proven strategies for self-care and mental wellbeing in a safe and supportive group environment? If so, you are invited to join our weekly group therapy sessions led by a counsellor from The Hope Centre’s Return2Hope program
  • Jun 25, 2024, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
    Seaway Mall Branch, 800 Niagara St, Welland, ON L3C 1M3, Canada
    Have fun and explore working with mixed media. Mixed media art uses paint combined with other things like found images, bits of text, watercolour, ink or different materials to create interesting and expressive works of art. Fee $5.00
  • Jun 25, 2024, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
    Main Branch Gazebo on Canal, 50 The Boardwalk, Welland, ON L3B 6J1, Canada
    Come nurture in nature! Guided outdoor yoga practice for all levels. Connect, move, and breathe together. Presented in collaboration with the City of Welland.
  • Jun 26, 2024, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Seaway Mall Branch, 800 Niagara St, Welland, ON L3C 1M3, Canada
    Did you know that laughter offers the same workout as 100 sit ups? Give your funny bone a workout and enjoy Laughter Yoga with Lana for a fun afternoon. Fee: $2/person
  • Jun 27, 2024, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    Seaway Mall Branch, 800 Niagara St, Welland, ON L3C 1M3, Canada
    Michiko Aoyama's novel, What You Are Looking for is in the Library, is a pleasantly written book about five different people who find their way to a rather special library at a time when they need help in their lives.
  • Jun 29, 2024, 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Welland, 50 The Boardwalk, Welland, ON L3B 6J1, Canada
    Join us as we kick off summer with our TD Summer Reading Club (TDSRC)! Come in to any of our branches to register for the TDSRC, participate in a raffle, fun activities, get a free book, play giant board games, do a craft, try out our VR headsets, and more! Drop in!
  • Jul 02, 2024, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Diamond Trail Branch, 315 Southworth St S, Welland, ON L3B 1Z8, Canada
    Every Tuesday, watch a different space-themed film from our Kanopy database and complete a space craft and activity. Adult supervision required. All ages/Family. Drop-in.
  • Jul 02, 2024, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Main Branch, 50 The Boardwalk, Welland, ON L3B 6J1, Canada
    In partnership with the Welland Heritage Council and Multicultural Centre and the Niagara Folk Arts Multicultural Centre, this group is open to newcomers or anyone looking to improve their English language skills.
  • Jul 03, 2024, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Diamond Trail Branch, 315 Southworth St S, Welland, ON L3B 1Z8, Canada
    (Family) Paint along to a YouTube video by the Art Sherpa. Families can choose to create one masterpiece together, or individual paintings. Register for one or all. Fee: $5/family or $5/project.
  • Jul 03, 2024, 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Seaway Mall Branch, 800 Niagara St, Welland, ON L3C 1M3, Canada
    Come out and paint a tiny canvas for our 3rd annual Tiny Art Show. Supplies will be provided.

Land Acknowledgement Statement

The Welland Public Library is situated on treaty land. This land is steeped in the rich history of the First Nations such as the Hatiwendaronk, the Haudenosaunee, and the Anishinaabe, including the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation. There are many First Nations, Métis, and Inuit people from across Turtle Island that live and work in Niagara today. The Welland Public Library stands with all Indigenous people, past and present, in promoting the wise stewardship of the lands on which we live.

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