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Alderney Gate Library

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60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
(902) 490-5745 http://www.halifaxpubliclibraries.ca/branches/locations/alderney-gate.html

September 2017

Alderney Gate Public Library: Conversation for Newcomers

September 16, 2017 @ 9:15 am - 11:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until June 16, 2018

Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Practice English Meet New Friends Learn About Local Community & Culture

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April 2018

Acoustic Song Circle

April 28, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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We welcome all types of acoustic instruments and invite people with all skill levels to share their music with others, bring copies of songs, including guitar chords, if possible, so that other participants can join in the song.

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May 2018

Descriptive Movie Matinee: Concussion

May 7, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Featuring Will Smith, Concussion is a dramatic thriller that tells the story of American immigrant Dr. Omalu. Omalu was the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in a pro player and fought for the truth to be known.

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The Voyage Out: Words & Music of Poets of the Sea

May 12, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Spanning great novelists, travel-writers, and poets, to local Nova Scotian writers who've participated in her workshops, Irish poet, Anne-Marie Fyfe presents readings, lecture, and music on Writers and the Sea

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Community Tea: Royal Wedding

May 18, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Join Library staff, friends, and your community for a steaming cup of tea to celebrate the royal wedding

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Céilidh with Celtic Harp: A’ Chlàrsach Cheilteach

May 22, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Experience a traditional céilidh - Gaelic for "visit". Your host will bring you songs, stories, tea, and oatcakes, and a special performance by Alys Howe on the Celtic Harp.

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World Turtle Day Pop-up

May 23, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Did you know that there are sea turtles found right here off the coast of Nova Scotia?

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Saturday Acoustic Jam

May 26, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Budding and experienced musicians, you are invited to join our monthly musical gathering

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June 2018

Art Nook for Adults: Letter Social

June 2, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Rediscover the joy of snail mail in an afternoon of writing letters, postcards, and making mail art.

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Descriptive Movie Matinee: Dr. Strange

June 4, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Marvel Comic's Dr. Strange's life changes after an accident robs him the use of his hands. With newly acquired powers, he finds himself defending the world as the most powerful sorcerer in existence.

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Child Prodigy Composers

June 7, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Many of our favourite composers were also child prodigies, composing and performing at a very young age.

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World Wide Knit in Public Day

June 9, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Bring your knitting and enjoy World Wide Knit in Public Day at the Library.

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Meditation with Lynn Fraser

June 19, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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As anxious and compulsive thinking settles, we have access to stillness and ease.

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Community Tea

June 22, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Join Library staff, friends, and your community for a steaming cup of tea.
Bring your crafty creations and spend the morning enjoying the beautiful harbour view.​

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Saturday Acoustic Jam

June 23, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Bring your own instrument, your singing voice, or just your admiration for good music.

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Open Sing Library!

June 26, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Join Vanessa Lindsay-Botten and the You Gotta Sing! Chorus in song. You Gotta Sing! events are known for joyfully connecting humans through group harmony, deep listening, and inclusivity.

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July 2018

Descriptive Movie Matinee: Sing

July 9, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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These monthly screenings are audio-descriptive for those who are blind or partially sighted, although all are welcome.

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TD Halifax Jazz Festival: Jazz Talk with Holly Arsenault & Joel Miller

July 14, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Pianist Holly Arsenault engages in conversation with Montreal-based saxophonist Joel Miller along with a sprinkling or two of live musical examples.

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An Evening with Bill Jardine

July 17, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Join Bill Jardine for an intimate acoustic performance as he sings a collection of touching songs about his family, friends, neighbours, and strangers he has encountered along the way.

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Community Tea

July 27, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Join Library staff, friends, and your community for a steaming cup of tea.

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Acoustic Song Circle

July 28, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Please bring your own instrument, your singing voice, or just your admiration for good music.

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August 2018

Community Tea

August 24, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Community Tea Friday, August 24, 2018 (10:00AM – 11:30AM) Alderney Gate Public Library Description Join Library staff, friends, and your community for a steaming cup of tea. Bring your crafty creations and spend the morning enjoying the beautiful harbour view.  

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Acoustic Song Circle

August 25, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Acoustic Song Circle Saturday, August 25, 2018 (2:00PM – 4:00PM) Alderney Gate Public Library Description Budding and experienced musicians, you are invited to join our monthly musical gathering. We welcome all types of acoustic instruments and invite people with all skill levels to share their music with others. Bring copies of songs, including guitar chords, if possible, so that other participants can join in the song. Please bring your own instrument, your singing voice, or just your admiration for good…

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Art Nook: Mason Jar Craft

August 25, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Drop in for an afternoon of crafting and socializing with Library staff and friends.

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September 2018

Art Nook: Wind Chimes

September 8, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Drop in for an afternoon of crafting and socializing with Library staff and friends.

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Descriptive Movie Matinee: The Walk

September 10, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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These monthly screenings are audio-descriptive for those who are blind or partially sighted, although all are welcome.

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Talk Like a Pirate Day

September 19, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Come celebrate International Talk Like a Pirate Day with prizes, refreshments, and a scavenger hunt.

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October 2018

Descriptive Movie Matinee: Ghostbusters – Answer the Call

October 1, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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These monthly screenings are audio-descriptive for those who are blind or partially sighted, although all are welcome.

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October Horrors on Film: Ed Wood

October 1, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Get in the Halloween movie spirit with Ed Wood a hilarious, true-life story of the wackiest filmmaker in Hollywood history - Ed Wood!

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Performance: Musician, Sue McBride

October 2, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Local singer/songwriter, Sue McBride will perform re-imagined folk songs as well as her own original folk songs of Nova Scotia, on keyboard & guitar.

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October Horrors on Film: Hocus Pocus

October 15, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Hocus Pocus is a movie about 3 witches were sentenced to die in Salem Massachusetts more than 300 years ago. Now it's Halloween, and the witches are back.

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Community Tea

October 19, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Join Library staff, friends, and your community for a steaming cup of tea.

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Art Nook: Halloween Collage

October 20, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Drop in for an afternoon of crafting and socializing with Library staff and friends.

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Author Reading: Threads in the Acadian Fabric by Simone Poirier-Bures

October 23, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Author Reading: Threads in the Acadian Fabric by Simone Poirier-Bures Threads in the Acadian Fabric is a historical memoir that tells the story of the author’s paternal family, her line of ancestors that stretches back to the first Poirier who arrived from France and settled in Port Royal in the 1640s. Poirier-Bures places the lives of each ancestor in the context of the political and historical events of the time, thus providing insight into the collective Acadian experience as well as that of individual families.    Simone…

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Saturday Acoustic Jam

October 27, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Budding and experienced musicians, you are invited to join our monthly musical gathering.

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Making Choices: a TED Seminar Series

October 29, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on November 5, 2018 at 1:30pm

One event on November 19, 2018 at 1:30pm

One event on November 26, 2018 at 1:30pm

One event on December 3, 2018 at 1:30pm

One event on December 10, 2018 at 1:30pm

One event on December 17, 2018 at 1:30pm

Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Share in a thought-provoking world of ideas with other life-long learners. Each week, join a discussion of a TED talk on the psychology of decision-making.

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October Horrors on Film: The Nightmare Before Christmas

October 29, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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The Nightmare Before Christmas is the story of a rambunctious ghoul named Jack who presides over Halloweentown. When Jack accidentally stumbles into Christmastown, he concocts a plan to kidnap Santa Claus!

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November 2018

In the Trenches: Digitized First World War Records

November 1, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Are you interested in researching your ancestors' First World War military service?

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Paper Airplane Challenge

November 3, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Are you the master of paper airplane folding?

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Descriptive Movie Matinee: The Dark Tower

November 5, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Descriptive Movie Matinee: The Dark Tower Monday, November 5, 2018 (2:00PM – 4:00PM) Alderney Gate Public Library Description PG-13 | 2017 |1h 35min The last Gunslinger has been locked in battle with the Man in Black and is determined to prevent him from toppling The Dark Tower that holds the universe together. With the fate of the world at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate confrontation. Starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey. These monthly screenings are audio-descriptive…

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Media Literacy Week: De-Weaponizing Incivility & Disinformation

November 6, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Lying, fake news, and rudeness have been weaponized by dishonest or misguided opinion brokers.

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Kindness Postcards

November 13, 2018 @ 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Celebrate World Kindness Day by creating positive postcards to share with friends and family.

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Art Nook: Wrapping Paper

November 17, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Drop in for an afternoon of crafting and socializing with Library staff and friends.

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Disaster Preparedness

November 18, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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When disaster strikes, the Canadian Red Cross is ready to respond. In fact, the Red Cross is prepared to help before, during, and after disasters.

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Saturday Acoustic Jam

November 24, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Budding and experienced musicians, you are invited to join our monthly musical gathering.

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Book Club: Cookbooks

November 26, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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If leafing through a gorgeous, glossy cookbook is one of your favourite things to do, then this book club is for you.

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Community Tea

November 30, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Join Library staff, friends, and your community for a steaming cup of tea.

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December 2018

Art Nook: DIY Calendars

December 1, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Drop in for an afternoon of crafting and socializing with Library staff and friends.

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Making Choices: a TED Seminar Series

December 3, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Share in a thought-provoking world of ideas with other life-long learners.

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Descriptive Movie Matinee: Almost Christmas

December 3, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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These monthly screenings are audio-descriptive for those who are blind or partially sighted, although all are welcome.

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Open Create

December 4, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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One event on December 11, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on December 18, 2018 at 2:00pm

Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Drop-in and use our craft supplies to create your own Christmas cards, Christmas tags, or your own unique project.

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Book Club: Cookbooks

December 10, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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If leafing through a gorgeous, glossy cookbook is one of your favourite things to do, then this new book club is for you.

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Community Tea

December 14, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Join Library staff, friends, and your community for a steaming cup of tea.

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East Coast Carolling

December 14, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Since 2005, founder John Lindsay-Botten and his musical friends have made their presence known with their professional acappella seasonal sounds.

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Saturday Acoustic Jam

December 15, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Budding and experienced musicians, you are invited to join our monthly musical gathering.

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Happy Holidays: Winter Concert by the Wyndrock Quintet

December 19, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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The popular Wyndrock Quintet returns to offer a winter concert featuring a musical feast of wind quintet selections, pieces with pianist Louise Grinstead and sparkling music for the holiday season

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January 2019

Descriptive Movie Matinee: Only the Brave

January 7 @ 2:00 am - 4:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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These monthly screenings are audio-descriptive for those who are blind or partially sighted, although all are welcome.

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The Peril & Promise of Artificial Intelligence

January 7 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Monday, repeating until February 11, 2019

Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Each week, join a discussion of a TED Talk on the strengths and weakness of Artificial Intelligence (AI).

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Book Club at Dartmouth Seniors Service Centre

January 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Discover thought-provoking books and then discuss them with fellow readers in this special Dartmouth Seniors Service Center Book Club.

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Cookbook Book Club

January 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Do you enjoy reading and cooking? Come out and socialize with us during our monthly Cookbook Book Club

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Be Good to Your Gut

January 24 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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A healthy gut is at the core of overall wellness. Learn how your digestive system works, the role of gut bacteria, and how to feed your gut for good health

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Community Tea

January 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Join Library staff, friends, and your community for a steaming cup of tea

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Saturday Acoustic Jam

January 26 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada
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Please bring your own instrument, your singing voice, or just your admiration for good music

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February 2019

Descriptive Movie Matinee: The Girl on the Train

February 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

Rachel is devastated by her recent divorce and spends her daily commute fantasizing about the seemingly perfect couple who live in a house that her train passes every day. Everything changes when she sees something shocking happen there, and becomes entangled in the mystery that unfolds.

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Interfaith Harmony Week in Halifax

February 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

In this public series of conversations that are part of the World Interfaith Harmony Week events in Halifax, we will explore the many faces of faith that enrich life in our city.

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LEGO for Grown-ups

February 6 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

Bring your creativity, we provide the LEGO.

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Why The Internet Is Ruining Your Life

February 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

Author and Clinical & Forensic psychologist, Dr. Brad Kelln, shares his thoughts on why the Internet is contributing to us being more unhappy, anxious, and stupid while at the same time ruining our relationships.

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Art Nook: Letter Social

February 9 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

Rediscover the joy of snail mail in an afternoon of writing letters, postcards, and making mail art.

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Sports Talk at the Library

February 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

Come out and discuss sports news, statistics, trade rumours, and more with fellow sports enthusiasts while watching "Rock'em-Sock'em Hockey" and eating snacks on the house.

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Paying Attention to Pediatric Mental Health

February 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

What does mental health “look like"? What current challenges do children face? What can you do when you have mental health concerns regarding your children?

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A Celebration of Maud Lewis – Movie Matinee: Maudie

February 15 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

Maudie yearns to be independent from her protective family. She answers an advertisement for a housekeeper by a 40-year-old bachelor who owes nothing to anyone. She is a terrible housekeeper and spends most of her time painting. But over time, she wins his heart.

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Cookbook Book Club

February 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

Do you enjoy reading and cooking? Come out and socialize with us during our monthly Cookbook Book Club.

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Celebrating Maud Lewis: Discover Your Inner Folk Artist

February 20 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

Discover your inner folk artist in this Maud Lewis inspired workshop with Barbara Carter

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A Celebration in Song: Nova Scotia Mass Choir

February 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

An evening of uplifting music performed by this award-winning, multi-cultural, community gospel choir that is marking its 25th year of singing for racial harmony and peace

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Community Tea

February 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

Bring your crafty creations and spend the morning enjoying our beautiful rejuvenated foyer.

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Saturday Acoustic Jam

February 23 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

Budding and experienced musicians, you are invited to join our monthly musical gathering.

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Food Demonstration & Tasting: African Cuisine

February 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

Discover the flavours of Africa with Chef Mary Nkrumah of Mary's African Cuisine.

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March 2019

Descriptive Movie Matinee: American Made

March 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

These monthly screenings are audio-descriptive for those who are blind or partially sighted, although all are welcome.

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Heroes and Adventurers

March 4 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

Heroes and Adventurers Mondays, March 4-25 2019 (5:30PM – 8:30PM) Alderney Gate Public Library Description Have you ever wanted to step inside your favourite book or be a character in your favourite movie? Now you can.   Let the folks at Heroes and Adventurers show you how to become a master storyteller in the role-playing game world. Heroes and Adventurers is a safe and inclusive program that uses role-playing games, such as Dungeons & Dragons, to build community. All ages are welcome.

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Alderney Ideas Seminars: Trees & the Global Forest

March 11 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

Join us each week to discuss a topic of current interest, as presented in a fifteen to twenty-minute video lecture. 

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A Positive Approach to Dementia Care

March 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

You will leave with a better understanding of dementia and how to create a better quality of life for someone living with dementia

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Better Bones: Active for Life

March 18 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Dr
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N5 Canada

Healthy, strong bones will help you enjoy physical activity and feel great well into your retirement.

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