Arts, crafts & hobbies

In the Artists’ Studio: drawing session

In the Artists’ Studio:  drawing session

Join Judy Sherman & Eva Folks for a fun and informative drawing session that will give you the opportunity to see art through

an artist’s point of view.

Teens through adult. Beginners to advance. Drop in for a quick sketch or stay for the full two-hour session.

Basic drawing materials will be supplied by Aurora Public Library.

September 30th, 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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Photography workship: The Art of Seeing

A great photograph does not happen by mere chance. It is crafted through an act of discovery and creation; a conscious and deliberate artfulness on the part of the photographer. Discover new ways to shoot with purpose and to bring that purpose to light. With photographer Ronen Grunberg.

Registrations begins on August 1.


September 30th, 2:00pm to 4:00pm

APL Camera Club

Attention experienced shutterbugs and novice photographers!  Aurora Public Library hosts a Camera Club, the last Thursday of each month, October to May.  Swap tips with other photographers and videographers; topics will include choosing the right camera, lighting, publishing your photos online.   Thursday, October 26,  7:00 p.m. Lebovic Room

October 26th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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APL Painters Club

Aurora Painters Club Join other painters once a month in a fun, relaxed space! Bring your own watercolour projects, supplies and ideas; share tips and inspiration.  All abilities welcome, but space is limited. Pre-Register at the Adult Information Desk.

September 12th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Board Game Blowout

Keep boredom at bay!  Spend your afternoon testing your luck and skill at a variety of card and board games, including:  King of Tokyo, Fluxx, Chess, Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride, Love Letters, Small World, Dominion, and more!

Wednesday August 2, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Free!  For ages 11 - 15.  No registration necessary, just drop in.


August 2nd, 2:00pm to 3:30pm

D-I-Y the day away at our drop-in makeshops - each week we'll have a different creative, crafty focus. 

Every other Tuesday, 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.

July 11 & 25, August 8 & 22

Free!  No registration necessary, just drop in.


July 11:  Painted Rocks

July 25:  Stress Balls

August 8:  Paper Art

August 22:  Spiffy School Supplies

Repeats every 2 weeks every Tuesday 4 times .
July 11th, 1:30pm to 3:00pm
July 25th, 1:30pm to 3:00pm
August 8th, 1:30pm to 3:00pm
August 22nd, 1:30pm to 3:00pm
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