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Climate Emergency Workshop 2: What Can We Do?

Live Online Event

2020-12-03 18:30:00 2020-12-03 20:30:00 America/New_York Climate Emergency Workshop 2: What Can We Do? What is Kingston’s plan for climate action? What can each of us do to address the climate crisis at home, at work and beyond? Unite with others to act for the climate in this second of two workshops. In the Community

Thursday, December 03
6:30pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2020-12-03 18:30:00 2020-12-03 20:30:00 America/New_York Climate Emergency Workshop 2: What Can We Do? What is Kingston’s plan for climate action? What can each of us do to address the climate crisis at home, at work and beyond? Unite with others to act for the climate in this second of two workshops. In the Community

What is Kingston’s plan for climate action? What can each of us do to address the climate crisis at home, at work and beyond? Unite with others to act for the climate in this second of two workshops.

Rescheduled from Thursday November 12

This workshop will explore climate action. We will review the city's climate plan, and consider what other cities are doing. How can we contribute to the City’s plan and help address the climate crisis at home, at work, in our streets, and beyond? This workshop may produce a community of practice, uniting and supporting people who want to develop their capacity to act for the climate. 

This interactive online program will be held on Zoom. Registration will close four hours prior to the event, and registrants will be sent the link at least one hour prior to the start time. It is recommended that participants download Zoom in advance.

This is the second of two workshops on the climate emergency offered by Jeremy Milloy of the Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation of the Sisters of Providence.  It follows one given Monday, October 26 which was entitled Climate Emergency Workshop 1: Share Your Voice.  For details about the October 26 workshop please visit https://calendar.kfpl.ca/event/4628321; you need not have attended the first workshop in order to attend the second.

If you are not eligible for a KFPL membership because you live outside Kingston/Frontenac you may still register for this workshop by contacting Anne Hall at ahall@kfpl.ca or (613) 549-8888 ext 3528 before 2 PM on Thursday, December 3.

In the Community


Hours
Mon, Jan 25 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jan 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jan 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jan 28 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jan 29 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Sat, Jan 30 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Sun, Jan 31 9:00AM to 9:00PM


About the branch

KFPL often has events and program "in the community," outside of the library branches. Look in the description of the program for more information about where it is located.

Upcoming events

Mon, Jan 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom A
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jan 25, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Zoom B
In It to Win It is a fun and welcoming virtual tutoring and homework drop-in facilitated for and by Kingston and Frontenac teens.

Mon, Jan 25, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Monthly meeting of the Teen Advisory Group. Members develop and deliver library programs for fellow teens and assist with other library business as it arises.

Tue, Jan 26, All day
For ages 3 and up. Learn French words through story, song or rhyme in these short videos.Register

Tue, Jan 26, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Zoom A
For ages 8 to 13. Explore the art of picture book illustration. Discover techniques used by contemporary book illustrators, and unleash your inner artist!
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jan 27, All day
For ages 2 and up. Jump, skip, hop and more in this active program. Through play-based activities, children will develop their physical confidence.

Wed, Jan 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom A
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Wed, Jan 27, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Zoom A
Kids ages 7 and up are invited to register and join us Wednesdays for a unique read aloud on Zoom. Help decide what path to take and make choices to determine the book's outcome.

Wed, Jan 27, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Zoom B
Monthly meeting of KFPL's New Adult Advisory Board (NAAB).

Thu, Jan 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom A
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Thu, Jan 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom A
Join Bob Joseph for a live discussion about his book 21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act, following a group viewing of his pre-recorded TVO interview.

Thu, Jan 28, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Zoom A
For adults. This half-hour, six-week beginner ukulele workshop series will teach the basic anatomy of the ukulele, chords, strumming, and songs.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jan 28, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
Zoom A
For adults. This half-hour, six-week beginner ukulele workshop series will teach the basic anatomy of the ukulele, chords, strumming, and songs.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Jan 29, All day
Listen to Cheryl as she tells a draw & tell story. What will the final image be?

Fri, Jan 29, All day
Best suited for ages 6+. Watch this YouTube tutorial on how to use DASH robots for coding!

Fri, Jan 29, All day
For teens and adults. Discover a range of art projects inspired by our Create Space and the world around us.

Fri, Jan 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom B
For families. Race to see who can find random items the fastest via Zoom!

Sat, Jan 30, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Zoom B
Do you remember Jane Austen best for her heroines, or for the men they choose? Would you fall for Darcy or for Wickham? Do Willoughby, Elliot, Crawford and Tilney inhabit today’s dating landscape?

Sun, Jan 31, All day
Storytime Express will bring a taste of our favourite children's programs to you by video each week. Open full program details to register!Register

Mon, Feb 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom A
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.

Mon, Feb 01, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Zoom A
Grownup Storytime is back, still in a socially distanced form until in-person programs resume. Relax at home and listen to a couple of short readings -- short stories, essays, articles, and excerpts.

Mon, Feb 01, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Zoom B
In It to Win It is a fun and welcoming virtual tutoring and homework drop-in facilitated for and by Kingston and Frontenac teens.

Tue, Feb 02, All day
For ages 3 and up. Learn French words through story, song or rhyme in these short videos.Register

Tue, Feb 02, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Zoom A
For ages 8 to 13. Explore the art of picture book illustration. Discover techniques used by contemporary book illustrators, and unleash your inner artist!
Registration is now closed

Tue, Feb 02, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Zoom B
You never know when a sudden illness may arise or a serious accident happen. Learn how to plan for your future needs so your wishes will be respected and carried out if you can't speak for yourself.

Wed, Feb 03, All day
For ages 2 and up. Jump, skip, hop and more in this active program. Through play-based activities, children will develop their physical confidence.

Wed, Feb 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom A
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Wed, Feb 03, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Zoom A
Kids ages 7 and up are invited to register and join us Wednesdays for a unique read aloud on Zoom. Help decide what path to take and make choices to determine the book's outcome.

Thu, Feb 04, All day
For ages 10 to adult. Join Lori on Youtube as she continues to guide participants through basic coding skills to stylize their own personal website.

Thu, Feb 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom A
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Thu, Feb 04, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Zoom B
Uncertainty is often unsettling. We each react to it differently, but it's safe to say that we usually find it stressful. However, there are tools we can use to help manage that stress.

Thu, Feb 04, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Zoom A
For adults. This half-hour, six-week beginner ukulele workshop series will teach the basic anatomy of the ukulele, chords, strumming, and songs.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Feb 04, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
Zoom A
For adults. This half-hour, six-week beginner ukulele workshop series will teach the basic anatomy of the ukulele, chords, strumming, and songs.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Feb 05, All day
For teens and adults. Discover a range of art projects inspired by our Create Space and the world around us.

Sun, Feb 07, All day
Storytime Express will bring a taste of our favourite children's programs to you by video each week. Open full program details to register!Register

Mon, Feb 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom A
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.

Mon, Feb 08, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Zoom A
Grownup Storytime is back, still in a socially distanced form until in-person programs resume. Relax at home and listen to a couple of short readings -- short stories, essays, articles, and excerpts.

Mon, Feb 08, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Zoom B
In It to Win It is a fun and welcoming virtual tutoring and homework drop-in facilitated for and by Kingston and Frontenac teens.

Tue, Feb 09, All day
For ages 3 and up. Learn French words through story, song or rhyme in these short videos.Register

Tue, Feb 09, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Zoom A
For ages 8 to 13. Explore the art of picture book illustration. Discover techniques used by contemporary book illustrators, and unleash your inner artist!
This event is full

Wed, Feb 10, All day
For ages 2 and up. Jump, skip, hop and more in this active program. Through play-based activities, children will develop their physical confidence.

Wed, Feb 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom A
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Wed, Feb 10, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Zoom A
Kids ages 7 and up are invited to register and join us Wednesdays for a unique read aloud on Zoom. Help decide what path to take and make choices to determine the book's outcome.

Thu, Feb 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom A
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Thu, Feb 11, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Zoom A
For adults. This half-hour, six-week beginner ukulele workshop series will teach the basic anatomy of the ukulele, chords, strumming, and songs.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Feb 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom B
Join Max Hamon as he discusses his book The Audacity of His Enterprise: Louis Riel and the Métis Nation That Canada Never Was, 1840–1875 , Ages 13+

Thu, Feb 11, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
Zoom A
For adults. This half-hour, six-week beginner ukulele workshop series will teach the basic anatomy of the ukulele, chords, strumming, and songs.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Feb 12, All day
For teens and adults. Discover a range of art projects inspired by our Create Space and the world around us.

Sat, Feb 13, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
For ages 9-12 years. Discover the surprising science hiding in a bag of Skittles. Register for the free kit and online workshop.
Registration opens Saturday, January 30 2021 at 9:00am

Sun, Feb 14, All day
Storytime Express will bring a taste of our favourite children's programs to you by video each week. Open full program details to register!Register

Tue, Feb 16, All day
For ages 3 and up. Learn French words through story, song or rhyme in these short videos.Register

Tue, Feb 16, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Zoom A
For ages 8 to 13. Explore the art of picture book illustration. Discover techniques used by contemporary book illustrators, and unleash your inner artist!
This event is full

Tue, Feb 16, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Zoom B
Uncertainty is often unsettling. We each react to it differently, but it's safe to say that we usually find it stressful. However, there are tools we can use to help manage that stress.

Wed, Feb 17, All day
For ages 2 and up. Jump, skip, hop and more in this active program. Through play-based activities, children will develop their physical confidence.

Wed, Feb 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom A
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Wed, Feb 17, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Zoom A
Kids ages 7 and up are invited to register and join us Wednesdays for a unique read aloud on Zoom. Help decide what path to take and make choices to determine the book's outcome.

Wed, Feb 17, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Zoom B
Book Chat is a monthly online discussion mixer for new adults and adults who like to read.

Thu, Feb 18, All day
For ages 10 to adult. Join Lori on Youtube as she continues to guide participants through basic coding skills to stylize their own personal website.

Thu, Feb 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom A
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Thu, Feb 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Zoom B
You never know when a sudden illness may arise or a serious accident happen. Learn how to plan for your future needs so your wishes will be respected and carried out if you can't speak for yourself.

Thu, Feb 18, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Zoom A
For adults. This half-hour, six-week beginner ukulele workshop series will teach the basic anatomy of the ukulele, chords, strumming, and songs.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Feb 18, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
Zoom A
For adults. This half-hour, six-week beginner ukulele workshop series will teach the basic anatomy of the ukulele, chords, strumming, and songs.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Feb 19, All day
For teens and adults. Discover a range of art projects inspired by our Create Space and the world around us.

Sat, Feb 20, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Zoom A
Based on James Baldwin's unfinished work Remember This House, I Am Not Your N***o discusses the deaths of civil rights leaders and how blacks are misrepresented in entertainment and political life.

Sun, Feb 21, All day
Storytime Express will bring a taste of our favourite children's programs to you by video each week. Open full program details to register!Register

Mon, Feb 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom A
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.

Mon, Feb 22, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Zoom A
Grownup Storytime is back, still in a socially distanced form until in-person programs resume. Relax at home and listen to a couple of short readings -- short stories, essays, articles, and excerpts.

Mon, Feb 22, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Zoom B
In It to Win It is a fun and welcoming virtual tutoring and homework drop-in facilitated for and by Kingston and Frontenac teens.

Mon, Feb 22, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Monthly meeting of the Teen Advisory Group. Members develop and deliver library programs for fellow teens and assist with other library business as it arises.

Wed, Feb 24, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Zoom B
Monthly meeting of KFPL's New Adult Advisory Board (NAAB).

Thu, Feb 25, All day
Recevez une vidéo de L’heure du conte en français à chaque mois! Ce programme présente des histoires racontées de vive voix, accompagnées de chansons, de comptines, et d’activités! Register

Thu, Feb 25, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Zoom A
Ages 9 and up - Join authors Jamal Saeed and Sharon E. McKay for a reading of Yara's spring and a Q&A session.