Adult

All programs require registration by either calling 780-987-3720 or e-mailing devon@devonpubliclibrary.ca.  Registration for programs requiring payment must be made in person at the library.

**Heart of Wellness Workouts (Zookinesis)  
Mondays & Wednesdays : 11:00 a.m.- Noon

Everyone is welcome to join our workouts.
Zookinesis is a mild exercise designed to bring youthful vitality back to the body. This program works on all parts of the body, restoring muscle tone and strength, joint strength and flexibility as well as improved breathing and concentration.  

'Printfluence' : A Travelling Art Exhibition from the Art Gallery of Alberta
August 31 - September 28 : Display will be open regular hours when program room is not in use.
Four Alberta artists from diverse formal backgrounds explore the boundaries of woodblock printing.

3 Quick Cards
with Wendy Rudyk
Monday,  September 12 : 5:30-6:30 p.m.  OR  7:00-8:00 p.m.
Join Wendy as she provides step-by-step instructions on how to create your own personal cards.
Cost : $6.00 for 3 exquisite home-made cards.  Register by Friday, September 9.  Payment to be made at time of registration.

World Alzheimer's Day
Tuesday, September 20 : 1:30-3:00 p.m.
Have you wondered if you will get dementia?  Are you caring for womeone who you suspect has the disease or who likely has it?  Join Kendra from the Alzheimer Society of Alberta and the Northwest Territories for a discussion about what dementia is and what your chances are of getting the desease.  We will also talk about how a brain without dementia processes information versus a brain with dementia.

DPL Book Club
Thursday, September 22 : 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Book : The Girl On the Train by Paula Hawkins
Our monthly book club is a great way to discover new books and meet people. 

Mindfulness & Meditation Workshop
Monday, October 3 : 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Mindfulness and meditation are the newest buzz-words with much research on their many health and wellness benefits.  Learn simple movements, breathing exercises and mindfulness techniques to improve concentration, focus, mood, and memory and relaxation and reduce stress, anxiety, depression and pain.  Discover simple ways to put mindfulness into action.  We will learn the most popular types of meditation and you will leave with an easy plan to incorporate this practice into your life.

Stirring the Inkwell
with Christian Gordon
Wednesday, October 5 : 6:45 p.m.
Develop, explore and celebrate your literary gifts with a monthly creative writing workshop.  This group is safe, fun, and no writing experience is necessary.  All supplies are provided but you are welcome to bring a favourite pen and notebook.  Laptops are welcome.
This group is not a critique group.  You do not have to share your work.  The group meets the first Wednesday of each month.