With so many great choices offered by Markham Public Library (MPL), it’s easy for you to find something you or your child will like and keep your learning journey going from home.
On October 13, MPL is offering a Depression & Social Isolation Workshop to introduce some basic elements of mental health and to provide tips on where to access resources to improve personal wellbeing and self-care, and to reduce loneliness brought on by the challenges of the pandemic during the past year. This workshop is provided by the Canadian Mental Health Association and York Region South Simcoe, in partnership with Markham Public Library.
On October 14, explore 65 Side Hustles which is a online business and finance session. Participants will explore various side hustle ideas and learn how to use their expertise when deciding on the best side hustle to pursue, in order to reach their financial goals
If you like reading, consider joining the monthly 2SLGBTQ+ & Allies Book Club to explore books that portray intersectional identities and to discuss the importance of representation. In October, the club will be discussing Blood Price by Tanya Huff and Boy Erased: A Memoir by Garrard Conley. This book club is presented in partnership with CAYR and Gila Münster.
Visit markhampubliclibrary.ca to find out what’s available, decide what programs you want to register for and then simply sign up online.