Programs for Adults

The Library runs a variety of programs for Adults and Seniors.

Adults & Seniors

Programs for Adults & Seniors

Learn a new skill! Meet new people!

For more information about Programs for Adults, email Haley Mitrow or call 613-687-2227 ext. 2205.

Hi friends! My name is Haley and I’m the new Community Outreach Technician at the library! Having recently moved to Petawawa in June I’m excited to meet you all and connect with our fellow community members. If you ever see me in the library, come and say hi! Have any ideas? I’d love to hear from you! Feel free to reach out by email or call me at 613-687-2227 ext. 2205.

Senior Tech Support

iPads and Tablets and Apps. Oh my!

Book a one hour appointment with our Outreach Technician to help tackle your to-do list or learn the basics of your tech devices.

Email us or call 613-687-2227 ext. 2205 to schedule your appointment.

Craft Café

Monday, December 5th & 19th 2022
Rotary Room

Bring you knitting needles or any current art projects you’re working on for some casual crafting and conversation! Join Tabitha for this bi-monthly self-guided craft hour.


Early Bird Social Club

Tuesday, December 6th, 13th, and 20th 2022
Library Fireplace Area

Join us bright and early for a cup of tea and an hour of socialization! Each week we will pick a theme and either have a reminiscing discussion, musical hour, or activity that relays to that week’s topic!

Registration Preferred; Drop-ins Welcome

DIY Holiday Prep

Session 1 Ornaments: Wednesday, December 7th 2022
12:00 PM
Session 2 Gift Wrapping: Wednesday, December 21st 2022
6:00 pm
Rotary Room

Get into the Christmas spirit with some holiday music & some crafting for your holiday décor! Learn how to make bookish ornaments in our first session, and in our second session, how to make your own wrapping paper to wow your loved-ones!

Registration Required

Fireside Author Chat: Dawn Dubé

Wednesday, December 14th 2022
1:00 PM
Fireside Area

Come and meet author Dawn Dubé as she reads and answers questions from her memoir ‘From Coal Oil Lanterns to FaceTime’.

Registration Preferred; Drop-ins Welcome

Puzzle Swap

Saturday, December 17th 2022
2:00 PM
Fireplace Area

Are you looking to freshen up your puzzle collection? Stop-by with your puzzles on December 17th and trade them in for some new-to-you puzzles! Can’t make it that day? Bring your puzzles to the circulation desk, and come stop by the fireplace area until the 23rd and browse our selection!


A picture of book stacks in the youth department of the library.

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