Activities this week: monday January 30 to Sunday February 5

SOUTACHE-STYLE JEWELRY MAKING with Alexandra Serova

In Europe, soutache style jewelry is all the rage. Loops, swirls, and beads combine to make colourful earrings, brooches, and bracelets. A gift for you – or for someone else?

Resident: $10.

Non-resident: $15.

Materials supplied.

Registration required.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017.

Central : 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. – in English.

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AUTHOR ALEXANDRE TRUDEAU DISCUSSES BARBARIAN LOST: TRAVELS IN NEW CHINA

Ever since he was a boy, Alexandre (Sasha) Trudeau has been fascinated by China. Recounting his experiences, Trudeau explores the realities of a China caught between the pull of past traditions and the relentless advance of progress. Lecture sponsored by the Friends of the Pointe-Claire Library. Become a Friend of the Library and have the opportunity to greet Mr. Trudeau before the lecture, from 7 to 7:20 p.m.

Passes required: available beginning Wednesday, January 18, for residents, and Friday, January 20, for non-residents.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017.

Central : 7:30 to 9 p.m. – in English, with bilingual question and answer period.

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BASIC COMPUTERS AND INTERNET FOR SENIORS (55+)
with Pierre Poissant Marquis

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.

Resident: $46.

Non-resident: $60.

Registration required at the Library.

Fridays February 3, 10, 17 and 24, 2017.

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

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INTRODUCTION TO SAMSUNG GALAXY AND ANDROID TABLETS
with Pierre Poissant Marquis

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 February 3 and 10, 2017.

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

 

 

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