Activities for the week of November 13 to November 19

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The Big Sick

Directed by Michael Showalter

Tuesday, November 14

7 p.m. (English-120 min)

Based on the real-life relationship and culture clash between comedian Kumail Nanjiani and his future wife, Emily Gordon. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail has to force himself to face her feisty parents, temper his family’s expectations, and follow his heart.

ghostA Ghost Story

Directed by David Lowery

Friday, November 17

1:30 p.m. (English-92 min)

A passionate young couple, unexpectedly separated by a shocking loss, discover an eternal connection and a love that is infinite.

Starring Casey Affleck and Rooney Mara.

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CLUB DE LECTURE with Caroline Hogue

Wednesdays, September 20, October 18, November 15, December 20, 2017.

Central : 1 to 3 p.m. – in French.

STEWART HALL BOOK CLUB with Lise Payette

Mondays, September 11, October 16, November 13, and December 11, 2017.

Central : 1 to 3 p.m. – in English.

VALOIS BOOK CLUB with Lynn Collins

Mondays, September 11, October 16, November 13, and December 11, 2017.

Central : 7 to 9 p.m. – in English.

English.

LINKEDIN with Marie-Andrée Dubreuil-Moisan

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

Registration required.

Free.

Thursdays, September 28

Central : 1 to 3 p.m. – in English

November 16, 2017.

Central : 1 to 3 p.m. – in English.

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DETECTIVE AND MYSTERY NIGHT

A dead body is found in the Library. Is this a James Patterson thriller? No – it’s another Library’s Detective and Mystery Night. Meet the suspects and help the detective… Will you be the one to solve the mystery? Wine and cheese will be served.

Passes required : available beginning Wednesday, November 8, for Library members, and Friday, November 10, for non-members.

Free.

Saturday, November 18, 2017.

Central : 7 to 10 p.m. – in French.

FROM TRUDEAU TO TRUDEAU : AISLIN’S FIFTY YEARS OF CARTOONING

Aislin’s cartoons leave no one indifferent. Astute and humourous, they reflect Canadian society in its greatest – and not-so-great – moments. On his last tour before his retirement, Aislin will showcase his favorites and some of the most memorable caricatures created throughout his career.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017.

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

 

 


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