Activities this week: Monday October 17 to Sunday October 23

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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.

Beginners: Bring a pair of 4.5-mm knitting needles; one ball of practice yarn will be provided.

Experienced knitters: Bring your needles and yarn, or your ongoing project.

Beginner to expert.

Resident: $10.

Non-resident: $15.

Registration required.

READY TO MAKE A GIFT

Mondays October 17, 24, November 7, 14, 2016.

Central : 7 to 8:30 p.m.  – bilingual.

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.

Mondays October 17, 24, 31 and November 7, 2016.

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

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.

Mondays October 17 and 24, 2016.

Central : 2 to 4 p.m. – in French.

Jason BolanisCREATE YOUR VIDEO ON A BUDGET with Jason Bolanis

Learn the fundamentals of production, editing, and promotion, and create a short online video to share with friends on social media or to enhance your company website.

Resident: free.

Non-resident: $15.

Registration required.

Tuesdays October 18 and 25, 2016.

Central : 7 to 9 p.m. – in English.

 

STEWART HALL BOOK CLUB with Lise Payettelise-payette

Come join a group of avid readers for lively discussions on a wide range of books. You must be a member of the Library to participate.

$10; registration required at the Library.

Mondays  October 17, November 14, December 12, 2016.

Stewart Hall : 1 to 3 p.m. – in English.

VALOIS BOOK CLUB with Lynn CollinsLynn Collins

Come join a group of avid readers for lively discussions on a wide range of books. You must be a member of the Library to participate.

$10; registration required at the Library

Valois : 7 to 9 p.m. – in English.

Mondays September 12, October 17, November 14, December 12, 2016.

CLUB DE LECTURE with Robert Neely

Come join a group of avid readers for lively discussions on a wide range of books. You must be a member of the Library to participate.

$10; registration required at the Library.

Wednesdays  October 19, November 16, December 21, 2016.

Central: 1 to 3 p.m. – in French.

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RENCONTRE D’AUTEUR : MICHEL RABAGLIATI

Meet Michel Rabagliati, the well-known author of Paul, a series of delightful and touching autobiographical graphic novels showcasing the hero at various moments in his life. Learn about the early stages of the author’s career, his influences, his past work as an illustrator in the advertising industry, his studio, and his work methods.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016.

Central : 7 to 8:30 p.m. – in French.

CAREER CRUISING with Elaine RandolphElaine Randolph

Introduction to a comprehensive career database that can help you find a job or investigate options for a career change. Includes tools for self-assessment, information on different careers, adapted resume templates, and access to multiple job websites.

Free, for Library members only.

Registration required.

Thursday October 20, 2016.

Central : 2 to 3:30 p.m. – in English.

MOUNTAIN CITY GIRLS

The charming, musical and witty Anna and Jane McGarrigle have written a memoir of growing up in Montreal and the beginning of their careers. Anna was one half of the acclaimed duo Kate and Anna McGarrigle; Jane managed her younger sisters’ musical careers until the mid-1990s.

Passes required. Available beginning on Wednesday, October 19 for Library members with a Multi card, Thursday, October 20 for residents, and Friday, October 21 for non-residents.

Wednesday, November 2, 2016.

Central : 7 to 8:30 p.m. – in English.

Résultats de recherche d'images pour « stack of books »BOOK SALE ORGANIZED BY THE FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY

Information: biblio.pointe-claire.ca

Friday, October 21, and Saturday, October 22, 2016.

 

 

 

 

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