Events for February 2018

Thursday, February 1st, 2018

Babytime

Place: Belleville Public Library 254 Pinnacle Street http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Time: 11:00 am

Welcome to 30 minutes of engaging activities every Thursday at 11:00 am, specially formulated for you and your baby ages 0 " 18 months. Enjoy a tickle and some bouncing, lots of songs and some board books! No Registration Required. Call the library at 613-968-6731 x2035 for more details.

Friday, February 2nd, 2018

HIGH FIVE PRINCIPLES OF HEALTHY CHILD DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP

Please call 613-966-4632 to pre-register for this workshop

HIGH FIVE PRINCIPLES OF HEALTHY CHILD DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP

This one-day training will help front-line leaders (anyone working with children aged 6 to12 " i.e. camp counselor, coach, swim instructor) improve the quality of programs. It provides in depth training in the HIGH FIVE®Principles of healthy child development so front-line leaders understand what they need to do to ensure each child’s social, emotional and cognitive needs are met. Leaders learn activities and gain knowledge, tips and resources to enhance their programs as well as their relationships with children and other staff members. Participants must be 15 years of age.

Location: Pro Shop Meeting Room (QSWC)

Day Time Date Barcode Cost

Sun. 8:30am-4:30pm Dec. 28 36606 $108

Sun. 8:30am-4:30pm Feb. 2 36607 $108

Red Cross Youth Leader Certification

Please call 613-966-4632 to pre-register for this workshop!

RED CROSS YOUTH LEADER CERTIFICATION

Youth Leaders support the Red Cross Youth First Aid Program through the delivery of the Stay Safe! and Babysitting courses. With the required prerequisites, candidates enter into this comprehensive Youth Leader Program, to prepare them to teach, facilitate and support dynamic, learner-centered classroom environments. This course consists of online learning modules (5-7 hours) and upon completion of this training, candidates must then successfully complete a teaching experience in a Red Cross Youth First Aid Program.

Prerequisites: 16 years of age and hold a current Standard First Aid & CPR ‘C’ certificate

Location: Gym Meeting Room (QSWC)

Dates available below;

Day Time Date Barcode Cost

Friday 4:30-5:30pm Sept. 15 36600 $80.00

Friday 4:30-5:30pm Dec. 15 36601

Friday 4:30-5:30pm Feb. 2 36602

Friday 4:30-5:30pm Mar. 9 36603

Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

Red Cross Babysitting Course

Please call 613-966-4632 to pre-register for this event

RED CROSS BABYSITTING COURSE

This course is designed for youth 11-15 years old to learn first aid and caregiving skills for children in a variety of age groups, and how to prevent and respond to emergencies. Students will receive a manual, and upon successful completion a wallet card and certificate. Students are asked to bring a pen, lunch, beverages and a doll or teddy bear for diapering.

Location: Minor Sports Meeting Room, QSWC

Day Time Date Barcode Cost

Sat. 9:00am-5:30pm Sept. 3036504 $54.00

Fri. 9:00am-5:30pm Oct. 27 36505 $54.00

Sat. 9:00am-5:30pm Nov. 25 36506 $54.00

Sat. 9:00am-5:30pm Dec. 16 36507 $54.00

Sun. 9:00am-5:30pm Jan. 14 36508 $54.00

Sat. 9:00am-5:30pm Feb. 3 36509 $54.00

Mon. 9:00am-5:30pm Mar. 12 36510 $54.00

Wed. 9:00am-5:30pm Mar. 14 36541 $54.00

Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

Bilingual Storytime, Heure du conte bilingue

Place: Belleville Public Library 254 Pinnacle Street http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Time: 10:30 am

Join Mélanie for a bilingual storytime with

stories, rhymes and music!

Venez voir Mélanie pour une heure du conte bilingue

avec chansons et musique!

No Registration Required. Pas d'inscription requise.

Call the library at 613-968-6731 x2035 for more details.

Appellez au 613-968-6731 ext.2035 pour plus d'information.

Come join the Knitterati!

Come be part of the Knitterati! Belleville Public Library's social knitting circle "Knitterati" will return in January 2018. Bring your knitting, crochet, or other fibre craft project to this free drop-in program on the second floor of the library to work as a group, chat, and meet other knitters! Just starting out and need a little help casting on? Don’t worry; your fellow knitters will be there to give you a hand or offer advice. The program is held every other Tuesday evening from 5:30-7:30pm, Jan. 9-June, 26 on the second floor. No registration required.

Call 613-968-6731 ext. 2037 for more information.

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

Computer Coach

Have you taken one of our computer classes but feel like you could use more practice? Or maybe you need a little help coming up with ways to keep those computer skills fresh? Come join us for our confidence-building drop-in group sessions. Work on your surfing skills with our Internet scavenger hunt, work with Facebook, practice moving, copying or deleting files " from a desktop or a USB -- all this and more in a supportive environment with zero fear of “screwing up”. Each week will focus on a new topic. Every other Wed. starting January 10 from 10-11 am.

For more information call 613-968-6731 x2037.

Storytime

Place: Belleville Public Library 254 Pinnacle Street http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Time: 10:00 am

Are you ready for some fun! Well, that is exactly what you will find at our Preschool Storytime for children ages 3 and up and their caregivers. Please join our enthusiastic Children's staff for 45 minutes of stories, rhymes and music. 1st Floor Program Room. No Registration Required.

Call the library at 613-968-6731 x2035 for more details.

Thursday, February 8th, 2018

Babytime

Place: Belleville Public Library 254 Pinnacle Street http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Time: 11:00 am

Welcome to 30 minutes of engaging activities every Thursday at 11:00 am, specially formulated for you and your baby ages 0 " 18 months. Enjoy a tickle and some bouncing, lots of songs and some board books! No Registration Required. Call the library at 613-968-6731 x2035 for more details.

Saturday, February 10th, 2018

The Heart of Hastings Hospice Valentine's Dance Fundraiser

MG Creations Presents...

A Fundraiser Valentine's Dance.

(Adults Only)

Join us for a fun filled night of Music, provided by D&K Sound Solutions!

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COST: $10 per person (plus $2.00 Service Fee)

**TICKETS ON SALE NOW***

Get them online here:

https://www.ticketor.com/mgcreations/tickets/the-heart-of-hastings-hospice-valentine-s-dance-fundraiser-103312

**Tickets must be presented at door upon arrival!**

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Evening Fundraising Events will include:

**Mystery Bags - buy a bag for $5 and check inside! All bags have a little something to thank you for your support, some bags contain bigger prizes!

**Raffle Tickets - tickets are $2 each or 3 for $5! Get in on your chance to win some fabulous gifts!

**50/50 Draw - tickets are $2 each or 3 for $5

The Heart of Hastings Hospice Valentine's Dance Fundraiser

MG Creations Presents...

A Fundraiser Valentine's Dance.

(Adults Only)

Join us for a fun filled night of Music, provided by D&K Sound Solutions!

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COST: $10 per person in Advance, $12 per person at the Door

**TICKETS GO ON SALE NOV 27TH 2017***

ADVANCE TICKET PURCHASE:

E-MAIL: mgcreations@cogeco.ca

(EMT Only, tickets can be picked up or delivered if local)

IN PERSON:

The Heart of Hastings Hospice (Cash only)

17 McKenzie St. P.O. Box 624, Madoc ON, K0K 2K0

Phone: 613-473-1880

Valentine's Vendor Show

MG Creations presents...

A Valentine's Vendor Show to help raise funds for The Heart of Hastings Hospice!

*****FREE ADMISSION*****

Come shop with a variety of fantastic local vendors and help us support a great cause!

You can enter to win some fabulous prizes in our raffle!

(Tickets $2 each or 3 for $5.00)

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VENDOR INFO:

Apply here!

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1uXHB6islLXhb1U7dXz411byJ6IscI2s4bhUwVLKif20

Valentine's Vendor Show

A Valentine's Vendor Show to help raise funds for The Heart of Hastings Hospice!

Where: Masonic Temple, 132 Foster Avenue, Belleville, ON

When: Feb 10, 2018 12pm-5pm

*****FREE ADMISSION*****

Come shop with a variety of fantastic local vendors and help us support a great cause!

You can enter to win some fabulous prizes in our raffle!

(Tickets $2 each or 3 for $5.00)

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

Storytime

Place: Belleville Public Library 254 Pinnacle Street http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Time: 10:00 am

Are you ready for some fun! Well, that is exactly what you will find at our Preschool Storytime for children ages 3 and up and their caregivers. Please join our enthusiastic Children's staff for 45 minutes of stories, rhymes and music. 1st Floor Program Room. No Registration Required.

Call the library at 613-968-6731 x2035 for more details.

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Babytime

Place: Belleville Public Library 254 Pinnacle Street http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Time: 11:00 am

Welcome to 30 minutes of engaging activities every Thursday at 11:00 am, specially formulated for you and your baby ages 0 " 18 months. Enjoy a tickle and some bouncing, lots of songs and some board books! No Registration Required. Call the library at 613-968-6731 x2035 for more details.

Sunday, February 18th, 2018

A New-York Organist in Concert at St. Thomas'

The artist-in-residence at St. John the Divine Cathedral in New York City and international concert organist David Briggs will give a recital at St. Thomas' Anglican Church in Belleville on Sunday afternoon, February 18th, as part of “Music at St. Thomas’.” Briggs will perform organ works by J.S. Bach. He is also well-known for his improvisations, and part of his programme will be dedicated to improvisation.

The concert will start at 4:30 PM. A reception will follow during which light refreshments will be served.

Free-Will Offering

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Come join the Knitterati!

Come be part of the Knitterati! Belleville Public Library's social knitting circle "Knitterati" will return in January 2018. Bring your knitting, crochet, or other fibre craft project to this free drop-in program on the second floor of the library to work as a group, chat, and meet other knitters! Just starting out and need a little help casting on? Don’t worry; your fellow knitters will be there to give you a hand or offer advice. The program is held every other Tuesday evening from 5:30-7:30pm, Jan. 9-June, 26 on the second floor. No registration required.

Call 613-968-6731 ext. 2037 for more information.

Bilingual Storytime, Heure du conte bilingue

Place: Belleville Public Library 254 Pinnacle Street http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Time: 10:30 am

Join Mélanie for a bilingual storytime with

stories, rhymes and music!

Venez voir Mélanie pour une heure du conte bilingue

avec chansons et musique!

No Registration Required. Pas d'inscription requise.

Call the library at 613-968-6731 x2035 for more details.

Appellez au 613-968-6731 ext.2035 pour plus d'information.

Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

Storytime

Place: Belleville Public Library 254 Pinnacle Street http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Time: 10:00 am

Are you ready for some fun! Well, that is exactly what you will find at our Preschool Storytime for children ages 3 and up and their caregivers. Please join our enthusiastic Children's staff for 45 minutes of stories, rhymes and music. 1st Floor Program Room. No Registration Required.

Call the library at 613-968-6731 x2035 for more details.

Computer Coach

Have you taken one of our computer classes but feel like you could use more practice? Or maybe you need a little help coming up with ways to keep those computer skills fresh? Come join us for our confidence-building drop-in group sessions. Work on your surfing skills with our Internet scavenger hunt, work with Facebook, practice moving, copying or deleting files " from a desktop or a USB -- all this and more in a supportive environment with zero fear of “screwing up”. Each week will focus on a new topic. Every other Wed. starting January 10 from 10-11 am.

For more information call 613-968-6731 x2037.

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

Babytime

Place: Belleville Public Library 254 Pinnacle Street http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Time: 11:00 am

Welcome to 30 minutes of engaging activities every Thursday at 11:00 am, specially formulated for you and your baby ages 0 " 18 months. Enjoy a tickle and some bouncing, lots of songs and some board books! No Registration Required. Call the library at 613-968-6731 x2035 for more details.

Friday, February 23rd, 2018

Pink in the Rink

The Canadian Cancer Society in partnership with the Trenton Golden Hawks will be hosting Pink in the Rink February 23rd 2018, when they'll be facing the Wellington Dukes. The team will be wearing pink jerseys in support of the Canadian Cancer Society and women's cancer research. The game worn jerseys will be signed and auctioned off after the game, and much more fun. Don't forget to wear pink to the game!

Additional Details

Contact:Lola McMurter

Phone:613-962-0686

Contact Email: lola.mcmurter@ontario.cancer.ca

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

Storytime

Place: Belleville Public Library 254 Pinnacle Street http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Time: 10:00 am

Are you ready for some fun! Well, that is exactly what you will find at our Preschool Storytime for children ages 3 and up and their caregivers. Please join our enthusiastic Children's staff for 45 minutes of stories, rhymes and music. 1st Floor Program Room. No Registration Required.

Call the library at 613-968-6731 x2035 for more details.