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Blind Date with a Book

Love is in the air and not just for sweethearts! February 14th is also Library Lovers' Day.

Don't judge a book by its cover. Pick up a wrapped book and choose by the genre instead. Check out the book, take home, unwrap and enjoy.

When: The entire month of February!

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Book Banter

For ages 14+

Drop in and chat about the books that you are reading and learn about other great reads.
Hosted at a different location each month, all over West Perth.
Not a formal book club!
*Patrons are responsible for purchasing their own beverages and snacks.

When: 2pm on Saturday March 9

Where: West Perth Public Library

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Mahjong Meet Up

For adults

This popular activity is returning! Join in this lively group as you learn and play together.

When: 1pm on Tuesdays

Where: YA area

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Active Adult Fitness

Canadian Centre of Activity and Aging-trained instructors will lead safe and effective exercise classes for older adults in our community. In collaboration with Mitchell and Area Community Outreach and the Municipality of West Perth.

When: 9:30am on Tuesday mornings

Where: West Perth Community Centre

What to bring: Running shoes, water bottle

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Seniors Book Chat

Local seniors are encouraged to meet at the Ritz Manor Community Room. Participants and library program staff will share discussion about recent books and enjoy social time.

Open to West Perth adults 55+

When: 11AM - noon on the following dates:

  • Monday, February 26
  • Monday, March 25

Where: Ritz Manor Community Lounge @ 15 Frances St. (enter off parking area)

What to bring: A book you have recently read

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Crafters' Circle

Crafters' Circle is a program for adults and teens. The group will meet at the Library to work on personal crafting projects and create community connections. It's a great way for people who are new to the community or for anyone who is feeling isolated to connect with others.

When: Tuesdays from 5-6PM
Where: West Perth Public Library
What to bring: Crafting project