What must it be like to read a Dennis Lehane detective novel when one is a Bostonian; or to read a Leonardo Padura thriller when one is Cuban? Or to follow Kurt Wallander through the Swedish countryside when one has … Continue reading Oh, THE BIRDS THAT STAY!
ACTIVITIES FOR ADULTS CRAFTS KNITTING with Janet Callary and Geneviève Lussier. Discover the art of knitting or perfect your technique. Bring your questions and tell us all about ongoing and future projects. MASTERING THE BASICSBring a pair of 4.5-mm knitting … Continue reading Fall Program
Join us in the Multimedia room for our Film Club presentations. There will be special showing of the movie Brave on Friday, September 13 at 6:30 p.m., to tie in with our first Library Getaway Festival – 2019 Edition : Scotland, being held … Continue reading Film Club, September 2019
SNACK ’N’ CHAT SUMMER BOOK CLUB with the librarians Outlander by Diana Gabaldon Bring your favourite snack to share with the group (optional). Beer and pretzels will be served. Books available for loan at the Library. Free. Registration required. Thursday, … Continue reading Activities for the week of Monday August 19 to Sunday August 25
“There was the shock of the fall and the blood on my knee.” It’s a statement that comes back several times in Nathan Filer’s first book and only novel [he has also written The Heartland: finding and losing schizophrenia (2019)], … Continue reading THE SHOCK OF THE FALL: a brilliant first novel by Nathan Filer
Some books you pick up on impulse, because the cover art is especially appealing, because its title strikes a chord, because you’re in the mood for a specific genre or know the author… But sometimes, you choose the book you … Continue reading THE BOOK OF DELIGHTS
FINANCES with Deborah Leahy, Financial Advisor An introduction to how to make your finances work for you, from budgeting to building credit, saving for the future, and more. Free for Library members / MULTI Card required. Individual registration required for … Continue reading Activities for the week of Monday July 22 to Sunday 28
Read about some of the greatest wartime female spies! Continue reading Female Spies