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Spot Scams, Stay Safe

Join us as we welcome an OPP officer who will give us tips on how to spot scams and avoid fraud. Registration required. Funding provided by the Government of Ontario.

Gentle Yoga

Discover relaxation and flexibility with our free gentle yoga sessions at the Library. We are delighted to have Tula Yoga lead the practice. Join us for a rejuvenating experience for body and mind. Yoga mats and props are provided. Dawn & Dusk generously provided the yoga equipment to us at cost.  Check out their store […]

Felt Letter Tree Ornament

beaded felt letter "L" in a few different colours

Join us to make a simple yet elegant beaded monogram felt ornament. Make one to hang on your tree for yourself, or make it a customized gift. No prior embroidery skills required.  All materials provided. Funding provided by the Government of Ontario.

Pysanky: Ukrainian Egg Tree Ornaments

Learn the ancient art of Ukrainian Easter Egg decorating with Amanda Robinson. These eggs are made using the wax-resist “batik” method, in which designs are drawn or written onto the egg with beeswax, and then submerged in a series of dye baths. Funding provided by the Government of Ontario.

Linocut Printmaking

simple linocut ornament

A linocut, or lino print, is a great introduction to printmaking. The linoleum block that you will carve is easy to control and forgiving for beginners. Through this program, you will learn the basic principles of printmaking, how to carve your block, inking the block, and printing your design onto paper. All materials provided.  Funding […]

Plant Propagation & Soil Amendments

Learn how to propagate your plants by taking cuttings, developing the roots and finally planting as a new plant. Also learn about materials that you can add to your soil to improve its physical and chemical properties. Funding provided by the Government of Ontario.


Cyanotype printing is a fun and creative craft that can be done with very few materials. Through the magic of science, you can create incredible artworks with this alternative photography technique, with plenty of opportunities to experiment and get creative. We will be experimenting with botanical shapes, but you can bring objects from home if […]

Ice Tie-Dye

A magenta ice dyed tote bag carried under one arm featuring a lanark highlands public library pin back button

Try a new take on traditional tie-dye. Learn how to use ice and dry fabric dye to create an organic watercolour effect through dye pooling. Each participant will get to create and take home their own custom book tote. All materials provided. Funding provided by the Government of Ontario.

Mobile Device Training with the Adult Learning & Training Centre

The Adult Learning & Training Centre is a non-profit, community-based agency that provides personalized training and skills for adults in Lanark County and Smiths Falls. The Adult Learning & Training Centre are offering a free Mobile Plus Training course for free at the Library. This course is offered over 6 weeks and will cover the […]