Activities for the Week of Monday March 22 to Sunday March 28

TAKE CHARGE OF YOUR LIFE – HOW TO GET WHAT YOU NEED with Ellen B. Gélinas, educator and humorist of William Glasser International Workshop on understanding the choices you make, becoming aware of your internal motivations, and creating positive relationship habits.Zoom training is available: 514-630-1218, ext. 1630.Computer or mobile device (e.g., iPad or smart phone) required.Registration required.Non-members: $10 Wednesdays, March 24, 31, April 7, 14, 21, 28, 2021 (6 sessions).Virtual (Zoom) : 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. – English. Continue reading Activities for the Week of Monday March 22 to Sunday March 28

Activities for the week of Monday March 15 to Sunday March 21

NATURE’S REFUGE ON ÎLE SAINT-BERNARD, CHÂTEAUGUAY with Tom Kingsbury A 25-minute drive from Pointe-Claire will reveal this wildlife sanctuary with 8 kilometers of groomed trails. For over 200 years, the Grey Nuns lived on the island and protected the land. Today, the area is teaming with numerous varieties of spectacular fauna. Wednesday, March 17, 2021.Virtual (Zoom) : 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. – English. To access videoconferences: Registration required, before 5 p.m. on the day of the lecture, by e-mail bibliotheque@pointe-claire.ca (indicate the title and date of the lecture, along with your e-mail address), or by telephone at 514-630-1218, ext. 1630. … Continue reading Activities for the week of Monday March 15 to Sunday March 21

Activities for the week of Monday March 8 to Sunday March 14

BUCKET LIST GUY PART Part 2 with Jason Bolanis Jason Bolanis created a video series on his life growing up in the suburbs. What stemmed from that project was an accidental in-depth, grassroots documentary on the history of Pointe-Claire. From the laying of the railway to the opening of Highway 40, his research and findings are sure to surprise. Wednesday, March 10, 2021.Virtual (Zoom) : 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. – English. To access videoconferences: Registration required, before 5 p.m. on the day of the lecture, by e-mail bibliotheque@pointe-claire.ca (indicate the title and date of the lecture, along with your e-mail … Continue reading Activities for the week of Monday March 8 to Sunday March 14

Activities for the week of Monday March 1 to Sunday March 7

CAPSULE LITTÉRAIRE with Chantal Saint-Jarre Chantal Saint-Jarre brings to life selected passages by great authors from Québec and France. A wonderful journey through literary genres punctuated with anecdotes. As part of the Semaine de la francophonie.Saturday, March 6, 2021.Virtual (Zoom) : 1 to 3 p.m. – French. COOKING – SALMON AND SPINACH IN PUFF PASTRY & APPLE ROSE with Elaine Randolph, Flavours of Pointe-Claire Tuesday, March 2, 2021.Virtual (Zoom) : 7 :00 p.m. – English. FITNESS AND CHAIR YOGA with Julie Fournier, certified instructor and personalized activities specialist With Spring around the corner, discover a two exercises program suitable for … Continue reading Activities for the week of Monday March 1 to Sunday March 7

Activities for the week of Monday February 8 to Sunday February 14

HIKING IN EUROPE with Maria Korab-Laskowska Hiking through the gentle hills and honey-coloured stone villages of England’s Cotswolds, to coastal paths in traditional and modern Basque country, among the rocky peaks and lakes of Tatra mountains (Slovakia), Maria ends her journey in the Dolomites (Italy). Wednesday, February 10, 2021.Virtual (Zoom) : 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. – English. BOOK DISCUSSION CLUB with Olivia Raco Wednesdays, January 13, February 10, March 10, April 14, May 12, 2021 (5 sessions).Virtual (Zoom) : 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. – English. EVENING BOOK CLUB with Grace Lee Thursdays, January 14, February 11, March 11, April 8, … Continue reading Activities for the week of Monday February 8 to Sunday February 14

Activitites for the week of Monday January 25 to Sunday January 31

MARIA LOGGIA’S KITCHEN on Zoom Have a front row seat in Maria Loggia’s kitchen while she prepares a delicious Polpette d’Agnello con farcito di Caprino e Sughetto di Pomodori San Marzano recipe (Lamb Meatballs filled with Goat Cheese in San Marzano Tomato Sauce). Learn some tips and tricks, and ask your questions. Wednesday, January 27, 2021.Virtual (Zoom) : 7:00 to 7:30 p.m. – English. CRAFT – SPIRIT LADDER with Janet Callary Create your own Spirit Ladder.Non-members: $15Registration required. Saturday, February 27, 2021.Virtual (Zoom) :  10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – Bilingual. FINANCIAL LITERACY with Deborah Leahy Workshop on managing your … Continue reading Activitites for the week of Monday January 25 to Sunday January 31

Activities for the Week of Monday January 18 to Sunday January 23

D&M AUTHOR ANN LAMBERT AND THE DOGS OF WINTER Attendees will remember last year’s non-stop laughter and the delightful recognition of local landmarks as playwright Ann Lambert was interviewed by Anne Lagacé-Dowson. The two «Anns” are back! This second book … Continue reading Activities for the Week of Monday January 18 to Sunday January 23