Master Gardeners at GVPL Questions about plants or pests? Save up your questions and drop by the rotunda of the Central Branch to speak with Master Gardeners from the Victoria Master Gardener Association. Kindly bring your specimens in a sealed bag. Drop-in. February 25, 10:00 am-1:00 pm Central Branch
Author George Mercer: Wood Buffalo Drop by the rotunda to chat with local author George Mercer about his latest book, Wood Buffalo. The story features Mercerâ€™s fictional hero, National Park Warden Ben Matthews, in a new adventure, this time set in Canadaâ€™s largest national park. Everyone welcome. Drop-in. February 25, 11:00 am-12:15 pm Central Branch
Cancer: Thriving and Surviving This six-week course is for individuals who have completed their cancer treatments and wish to learn more about self-management. Topics include fatigue, pain, communication strategies and healthy living. Adult family members may also wish to attend. Presented by the University of Victoria Institute on Aging & Lifelong Health and Self-Management BC. Register online at selfmanagementbc.ca; email email@example.com; or call 1-866-902-3767. Saturdays, February 25-April 1, 1:00-3:30 pm Juan de Fuca Branch
Retail Action Network Drop by the Retail Action Network table and meet with this non-profit group interested in providing information to retail, food service and hospitality workers of any age about their rights and responsibilities in the workplace. Drop-in. March 4, 10:00 am-1:00 pm Central Branch
Author Susan Juby: Republic of Dirt: Return to Woefield Join local author Susan Juby, winner of the 2016 Leacock Medal for Humour, as she reads from her latest book, Republic of Dirt: Return to Woefield. Registered. March 4, 11:00 am-12:00 pm Central Branch
Register at gvpl.ca or call 250-940-4875.