Activities this week: Monday September 26 to Sunday October 2

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KNITTING CLUB with Janet Callary and Geneviève Lussier

For those who want to take their needles and yarn out of mothballs, or who’d like help with an ongoing project. Bring your work and get motivated. Bring your questions.

Beginner to expert.

Resident: $20.

Non-resident: $30.

Registration required.

Wednesdays September 28, October 12, 26 and November 9, 23, 2016.

Creative Writing Tim Fain 2CREATIVE WRITING with Tim Fain

Beginners and published authors will feel comfortable in this circle of writers. Enjoy the feedback and the growth fostered by the group experience.

Resident: $20.

Non-resident: $25.

Registration required.

Mondays September  26, October 3, 17, 31, November 7, 14 and 21, 2016.

Central : 7 to 9 p.m. – in English.

Thursdays September 29, October 6, 27, November 3, 10, 17 and 24, 2016.

Central : 3 to 5 p.m. – in English.

Valois : 7 to 8:30 p.m. – bilingual.

film club

lobsterThe Lobster

Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos

(118 minutes)

 Tuesday, September 27

1:30 p.m. (in English)

In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods. Starring Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz.

 singstreetSing Street

Directed by John Carney

(104 minutes)

Tuesday, September 27

7 p.m. (in English)

1980s Dublin is seen through the eyes of a 14-year-old boy named Conor, who is looking for a break from a home strained by his parents’ relationship and money troubles, while trying to adjust to his new inner-city public school. With the aim of winning the heart of Raphina, he forms a band with a few lads, and the group pours their hearts into writing lyrics and shooting videos.

origine des especesL’Origine des espèces

Directed by Dominic Goyer

(92 minutes)

Wednesday, September 28

7 p.m. (in French)

Following a tragic event, David learns that the man he thought was his dad is not his biological father. Realizing that everything he thought he knew about his nature is no longer true, he embarks on a quest to meet people from his mother’s past. What he doesn’t know is that the biggest danger is the discovery of the actual truth.

L’Hermine hermine

Directed by Christian Vincent

(98 minutes)

Thursday, September 29

1:30 p.m. (in French)

Michel Racine is a French Criminal Court judge, as strict with himself as he is with others. But everything changes when Ditte, a woman he once secretly loved, is selected as a juror in a criminal trial over which he is presiding.

BASIC COMPUTERS AND INTERNET FOR SENIORS (55+)

Learn how to use a computer and the Library catalogue, set up an email account, and search the Internet (Windows 8.1).

Reserve one of our laptops or bring your own with its power cord.

Resident: $46.

Non-resident: $60.

Registration required at the Library.

Fridays September 30, October 7, 14 and 28, 2016.

Central : 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. – in English.

INTRODUCTION TO SAMSUNG GALAXY AND ANDROID TABLETS

Learn how to connect to a Wi-Fi network, download apps from the Google Play Store, and manage your tablet’s settings.

Bring your tablet and cable.

Resident: free.

Non-resident: $15.

Registration required.

Fridays September 30 and October 7 or October 28 and November 4 or November 11 and 18, 2016.

Central : 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. – in  English.

LINKEDIN with Marie-Andrée Dubreuil-MoisanMarie-Andrée Dubreuil-Moisan

Learn how to create your profile and manage this professional social network.

Free.

Registration required.

Thursdays September 29 2016.

Central : 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. – in English.

pains

POETRY, MUSIC AND SWEETS: JOURNÉES DE LA CULTURE

Enjoy a cup of coffee and a pastry while savouring the micro-poetry of haiku read by poets Jeanne Painchaud and Angela Leuck, accompanied by the strains of Japanese melodies performed by the Matsu Také Ensemble.

Saturday, October 1, 2016.

Central : 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

 

 

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