Fall Adult Programs

Adult Programs

Please register one person at a time.

Readers’ Choice Book Club - Drop-in
Have you always wanted to belong to a book club but prefer to choose which books you read? Connect with avid book lovers in this NEW adult book club at Leduc Public Library. Members decide which book to read and can present on their choice each meeting. Share your likes, dislikes, surprises, and puzzlement, but don’t share the ending because we might like to read it too! Fiction, non-fiction, teen novels, audio books … it is all the readers’ choice!

Date  Time
The third Tuesday of each month starting in September  6:30 – 7:30 pm

Medical Cannabis 101 - Drop-in
Get educated on this hot topic by professionals from Natural Health Services. Learn about the medical properties of the cannabis plant, the general rules under the cannabis act specific to the medical market and have time for questions and answers!

Date  Time
Wednesday, Sept. 25
6:30 – 7:30 pm

Community Art with Kelly - Registered
Make a visually stunning autumn creation with local artist, Kelly Holowachuk. 

$10.00 non-refundable registration fee. You must register for this program at the library.

Date  Time
Saturday, Oct. 5
1 - 3 pm

5 Money Questions for Women - Registered
Women and men have differing considerations when it comes to long-term financial goals. For instance, because of a woman’s average longer life span, your needs may be significantly different from those of your spouse or others. Does your financial strategy fit your lifestyle and needs? Join financial advisor, Rick Medcke and explore five critical money questions for women.

REGISTER HERE

Not able to get a spot? CLICK HERE to add your name to the wait list and we will contact you if space becomes available.

Date  Time
Saturday, Oct. 12
10:30 - 11:30 am

You’re Never too Old to be Bullied - Drop-in
1 in 5 Canadians say they know of a senior possibly affected by elder abuse and bullying. This is a real issue and growing every day in number and scale. Elder abuse and bullying range from emotional, physical, psychological, financial, neglect or a combination of all.  Do you know how to protect yourself, your elderly relative or someone you care for? Join Karen Yong for an informative session to learn practical tips for you and those you know. This is an interactive session, so bring your wisdom, experiences, and willingness to learn.

Date  Time
Thursday, Oct. 17
2 - 3 pm

Rock Your Retirement - Drop-in
Most retirement planning focuses on finances.  This session does not. Finances will be taken right out of the picture because chances are, you have already prepared financially for your golden years!  We will identify other important parts of your life and discuss how you can prepare to fill the void created when you retire so you can enjoy a successful and purposeful retirement.  It will be a lively and thought-provoking discussion with Teresa Abram, RHC, about the non-financial aspects of retirement.  It is for anyone who is preparing for retirement and wants to succeed at it.

Date  Time
Wednesday, Oct. 23
6:30 - 7:30 pm

Be Your Own Boss & How To Do It Well - Registered
Have you ever wanted to start your own business but don't know where to begin? Or maybe you've already started but are fearful that you'll do it wrong and fail? Then join Cyana Gaffney for an intro to business. As a twelve-year veteran of working alongside businesses, Cyana will walk you through your first steps, how to use fear, who to have in your corner for help, and how to create an actionable plan to move forward. Refreshments will be provided. 

REGISTER HERE

Not able to get a spot? CLICK HERE to add your name to the wait list and we will contact you if space becomes available.

Date  Time
Saturday, Oct. 26
10:15 - 11:45 am

Halloween Scare: The Omen - Registered
Thrills and chills await you during the showing of the 1976 horror movie The Omen. Enjoy the fun of being scared while sipping on a truly frightening Halloween concoction and devil’s food cupcakes. This movie is for adults only and you must be 18+ to register.

REGISTER HERE

Not able to get a spot? CLICK HERE to add your name to the wait list and we will contact you if space becomes available.

Date  Time
Tuesday, Oct. 29
6:30 pm (the movie is 111 minutes)

Travels to World War I and II Europe - Drop-in
Kathleen has been blessed to have been to numerous WW I and II sites in western Europe, both with the Royal Canadian Legion and her family.  Come hear some of the stories that Kathleen heard along the way in her travels: some funny, some scary, some inspiring, all emotional.  She will share stories and photos, past and present, especially of the places that impact our Canadian history and identity.

Date  Time
Tuesday, November 5
6:30 – 7:30 pm

Christmas Card Making - Registered
Tis the season to be crafty! Come join us and create beautiful handmade cards for Christmas. 

$10.00 non-refundable registration fee. You must register for this program at the library

Date  Time
Saturday, Nov. 16
10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Wills and Estates - Drop-in
A lawyer volunteering through the Edmonton Community Legal Centre will walk you through making a valid will, the responsibilities of an executor, powers of attorney, personal directives, and much more. Reliable information from a legal professional in an easy to understand format! 

Date  Time
Wednesday, Nov. 20
6:30 - 7:30 pm

Executors and Funerals - Drop-in
Being an executor is a hard job. Would you know who to call? Where would you start? We will walk you through a few easy steps on how to protect your family as well as what you should know when it comes to being an executor and planning a service. Presented by Hainstock & Sons Funeral Chapel, this program is open to everyone.

Date  Time
Tuesday, Nov. 26
6:30 - 7:30 pm

Knitting Circle - Drop-in
Come work on your yarn crafts in a nice relaxing atmosphere and meet new people. All ages and skill levels welcomed.

Date  Time
Tuesdays
7-8 pm


Adult Book Club - Drop-in

Wonderful, lively discussions inspired by thought provoking books.

Day  Time Book
September 19   7:00 pm All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr 
October 17 7:00 pm Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
November 21 7:00 pm The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah