March 9, 5:30-8:30 pm Emily Carr Branch
Seed Library Member Orientation Learn how to borrow seeds from the Victoria Seed Library and how to dry seeds for return at the end of the season. Youâ€™ll also have the opportunity to connect with other seed savers and share resources, tips and techniques for backyard growing. This orientation is required to participate in the Victoria Seed Library. Registered. February 25, 10:00-11:30 am March 11, 10:00-11:30 am Central Branch
Microsoft Word Basics Learn the basics of word processing with Microsoft Word 2007. Prerequisite: Computer Mouse Basics or equivalent training or experience. Registered. February 10, 10:30 am-12:00 pm Nellie McClung Branch
Poems in the Mail Join poet Wendy Morton for an afternoon devoted to the love of written letters and the envelopes that hold them. Create collages on envelopes using old photographs, poem fragments, beautiful napkins and magazines. Registered. February 14, 2:00-3:30 pm Oak Bay Branch
Aqua Vitae: A History of the Saloons and Hotel Bars of Victoria Join Glen Mofford for an afternoon of stories about the saloons and bars of the early days of Victoria and Saanich. Presented in partnership with Saanich Archives. Registered. February 15, 1:00-2:30 pm Saanich Centennial Branch
Introduction to the Library Catalogue & Website Learn how to use the catalogue and discover how you can read, watch, listen and learn with digital content at gvpl.ca. Registered. February 17, 2:00-3:30 pm Central Branch
Black History Month: Pioneering Families of BC Karen Hoshal, past president of the BC Black History Awareness Society and a descendant of the Alexander pioneer family, gives a visual and narrative account of BCâ€™s black pioneers. Presented by the BC Black History Awareness Society. Registered. February 17, 7:00-8:00 pm Nellie McClung Branch
Register at gvpl.ca or call 250-940-4875.