Activities for the week of Monday March 5 to Sunday March 11

WHAT IS KOMBUCHA?

Kombucha

What is kombucha and what are its benefits? Learn about the fermentation process, ingredients, and micro-organisms in kombucha, and see how this drink is prepared. You could win a kombucha starter kit!

Passes required:
Available beginning Wednesday, February 21 for Library members (MULTI Card required), and Friday, February 23, for non-members.
Wednesday, March 7, 2018.
Central: 7 to 8:30 p.m. – in English.

SELF-DISCOVERY JOURNALING with Hélène Brunet

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Journal writing can provide focus and insight. It can release emotions and take stock of relationships. It can clarify goals, enhance intuition and improve self-esteem. Hélène Brunet has 30 years of experience and teaches different journaling techniques.

Free for Library members. MULTI Card required.
Others: $15.
Registration required.
Tuesdays, March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3 and 10, 2018.
Central : 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. (beginner and intermediate) – in French.

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EVENING BOOK CLUB with Grace Lee

Come join a group of avid readers for lively discussions on a wide range of books.

Thursdays, January 11, February 8, March 8, April 19 and May 10, 2018.
Central: 7 to 9 p.m. – in English.

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TALES AND TRAVEL with Marie-Pier Foucault and Elaine Randolph

People with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia and their caregivers are invited to participate. The sessions encourage participation, conversation, and expression by simulating the act of travelling to a foreign country. In partnership with the Alzheimer’s Society of Montreal.

Free.
Registration required.
Tuesdays, February 20, 27, March 6, 13 and 20, 2018.
Central : 1 to 3 p.m. – in English.

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

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

Free for Library members. MULTI Card required.
Others: $10.
Registration required.
Wednesdays, March 7 and 14, 2018
Central : 6 to 9 p.m. (beginner and intermediate) – inEnglish.

film club

 

sequelAn Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

Directed by Bonni Cohen

and Jon Shenk

Monday, March 5

1:30 p.m. (English-97 min)

Ten years after the Academy Award-winning “An Inconvenient Truth” brought climate change to the forefront of mainstream culture, former Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight to educate the next generation of climate champions. This compelling follow-up shows that while the stakes have never been higher, the solutions are still within our reach.

maldepierreMal de pierres

Directed by Nicole Garcia

Thursday, March 8

1:30 p.m. (French-116 min)

In 1950s France, a passionate, free-spirited woman who is in a loveless marriage falls for another man when she is sent away to the Alps to treat her kidney stones

Starring Marion Cotillard.

 

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