Activities this week: Monday October 2 to Sunday October 8

HOW TO USE THE INTERNET TO FIND YOUR ANCESTORS with Gary Schroder

Genealogy is the world’s fastest growing pastime. International lecturer Gary Schroder is the President of the Quebec Family History Society and has extensive knowledge of North American and European genealogical sources.

Level: beginner and intermediate.

Registration required.

Free for Library members. Multi Card required.

Others: $10.

Wednesdays, October 4 and 11, 2017.

Central : 6 to 9 p.m. – in English.

film club

 

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NFB Film Club Program

SPECIAL PRESENTATION

Wednesday, October 4

1:30 p.m. (in English-72 min)

Every Child — Wild Life —Impressions of Expo 67 — Ladies and Gentlemen…Leonard Cohen

A compilation of short films prepared by the National Film Board to mark the150th anniversary of Canada. Film summaries will be distributed at the presentation.

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Programmation du   Cinéclub ONF

SPECIAL PRESENTATION

Friday, October 6

1:30 p.m. (in French-74 min)

Tête en fleurs — Le merle — Félix Leclerc chante Cadet Rousselle — Tout écartillé — Jours de plaine — Macpherson — Monsieur Pointu — Le chœur d’une culture

A compilation of short films prepared by the National Film Board to mark Canada’s 150th Anniversary. Film summaries will be distributed at the presentation.

TALKS, LECTURES, AND AUTHOR EVENTS

ROCK ‘N’ RADIO : WHEN DJS AND ROCK MUSIC RULED THE AIRWAVES

Freelance journalist Ian Howarth examines Montreal FM rock radio during the late 60s. Montreal was at the epicentre of the rock radio revolution in Canada, eventually attracting talented DJs from the U.S., Canada and the U.K. An audiovisual presentation.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017.

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

 

 

 

 

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