In honor of Mother’s Day, we are happy to offer fiction and non-fiction reading suggestions. As well as films for the occasion. The Reference staff are always happy to help with book suggestions.Call us at 514-630-1218, ext. 1630, or come see us at the information desk. email@example.com Continue reading Mother’s Day Reading Suggestions
Looking to find an exciting career or explore new options? Uncover your next steps with Career Cruising, where you’ll: take assessments that identify career matches based on interests and skills, dive into resources and tools like our Employment Guide and Resume Builder, research in-depth information on hundreds of occupations, and access a national database of colleges and universities. Learn how to use Career Cruising in our webinar training session and set yourself on a brave, new path. Sign up at https://tinyurl.com/2oyuad7y Next Session: Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 12 PM E (In English) Continue reading Career Cruising Webinar with Xello
(Click on the image to see all her books available at the library) On Women’s Day, we invite you to discover a writer with a resolutely feminist discourse but imbued with an amusing, offbeat and thought-provoking writing. In her fiction, … Continue reading International Women’s Day – March 8, 2021
Elaine Randolph talks to us about her cooking experience since she was a child and the recipe involved for the upcoming workshop at our library. Click on the video for all the details. COOKING – SALMON AND SPINACH IN PUFF … Continue reading Interview with Elaine Randolph for Flavours of Pointe-Claire
Nevine Elchibini is a Nutritional Wellness Educator and naturopath for the past 15 years. In this short video she talks about the benefits of healthy eating and the recipe involved for the upcoming workshop at our library. Click on the … Continue reading Interview with Nevine Elchibini for Pointe-Claire Public Library
The Central Library and the Valois Branch are closed to the public from October 1st to October 28th, however our “Contactless loans service” will be available to you during this period. A maximum of five (5) items can be reserved … Continue reading Contactless loans service – Search and reserve documents online.
Finally, summer is here! With the reopening of the library on Monday July 20th, (click here for all the information) it is time for a summer reading suggestions. There is something for everyone on this list. In addition, if the … Continue reading SUMMER READING SUGGESTIONS 2020
The inspiration for the major film “Jojo Rabbit”, Caging Skies by Christine Leunens, is a work of rare power. “Startling, blackly comic”, this novel tells the story of a young German boy who discovers his parents are hiding a Jewish girl in their home. Please join the Club by borrowing the book available on Hoopla https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12462429 Contact librarian Denis Richard at DenisJunior.Richard@pointe-claire.ca to register for the Zoom discussion which will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, June 18. Click on the link to read about the author’s writing of the book and the differences between her creation and the film adaptation. link: https://booktrib.com/2019/08/in-conversation-with-christine-leunens/ Continue reading Summer virtual book club – June
Here are a few reading suggestions to escape the confinement. Click the link to find these books at the emedia catalogue:https://emedia.overdrive.com/emedia-pointeclaire/content Contact us if you have any questions @ 514-630-1218 #1630 Continue reading eBooks reading suggestions just waiting for you at Overdrive eMedia catalogue.
It is with great sadness that I write to inform you that Mary Higgins Clark died January 31, 2020 in Naples, Florida, at the age of 92. The cause was complications of old age. The #1 New York Times bestselling author Mary Higgins Clark has written thirty-eight suspense novels, four collections of short stories, a historical novel, a memoir, and two children’s books. With bestselling author Alafair Burke she writes the Under Suspicion series including The Cinderella Murder, All Dressed in White, The Sleeping Beauty Killer, Every Breath You Take, and You Don’t Own Me. With her daughter Carol Higgins … Continue reading Mary Higgins Clark (December 24, 1927 – January 31, 2020)