Fall 2020 Online Programs & Events
All our online programs are held using Zoom.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to register for all online programs and events listed here.
Métis Culture and Heritage Series
Thursday, October 8th, 2020, 7:00 – 8:00 pm, Zoom meeting
Learn about the history of traditional Métis Sash making with Noohkum Candace Lloyd. This introductory activity will teach you to weave a bracelet or bookmark sized sash using yarn. The finger weaving techniques provided have been used by Métis individuals for centuries. The skills learned are a foundation for more intricate arts including dot art and beading.
Thursday, November 5th, 2020, 7:00 – 8:00 pm, Zoom meeting
Learn about the history of Métis style dot art with Noohkum Candace Lloyd. Learn to apply raised paint dots on canvas in Métis floral patterns and designs and incorporating a Spirit dot.
Thursday, December 3rd, 2020, 7:00 – 8:00 pm, Zoom meeting
Learn about the history of traditional Métis bead work with Noohkum Candace Lloyd. Métis bead work is a unique blend of First Nations beading and European embroidery patterns, These brightly coloured designs are based on nature. You will use felt, seed beads, and needle and thread to complete this project. Basic needle and thread use and knot tying are recommended skills for this activity.
For youth and adults age 12+. All supplies included. Once you are registered, you will pick up the kit at the Library, then attend an online teaching using Zoom. It is recommended that you register for all three sessions for skill development.
Free, registration is required at the Library or on Eventbrite.
A bi-weekly zoom meet up for local area residents age 20+ with physical and developmental disabilities. Join us for conversation and connections. Each week will include show & tell, word games, bingo and a reading challenge.
Schedule: Fridays 10:30 am
November 13, 27
Email email@example.com for the Zoom link.
Resources & Activities
Take a look at our resources and activities list below. If you’re looking for eBooks and more, check out our Online Resources page.