Activities for the week of Monday March 29 to Sunday April 4

EXPLORING STUNNING BC AND THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS with Fred Hore Join Voyageur Fred as he takes you on a 2,500 km journey through the beauty and nature of BC, from the shiny and historic metropolis of Vancouver, to the stunning National Parks of Mount Robson, Jasper and Banff, and an exhilarating cycling trip on old railway trestles high above the Okanogan Valley! Not to be missed! Wednesday, March 31, 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 … Continue reading Activities for the week of Monday March 29 to Sunday April 4

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 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 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

Activities for the week of Monday November 23 to Sunday November 29

DUNCAN MACPHERSON : AN APPRECIATION OF ONE CANADIAN CARTOONIST FOR ANOTHER BY TERRY MOSHER Duncan Macpherson worked at the Toronto Star and was considered Canada’s most celebrated political cartoonist. His style was distinctive: wicked, mischievous and sometimes cruel. He once claimed “Terry Mosher is an irritating man and a genius”. Book signing to follow. Wednesday, November 25, 2020.Virtual (Zoom) : 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. – English. To access videoconferences: Registration required at least 24 hours in advance at bibliotheque@pointe-claire.ca or 514-630-1218 (indicate the title and date of the lecture, along with your e-mail address). BOOK DISCUSSION CLUB with Olivia Raco Wednesdays, September 30, … Continue reading Activities for the week of Monday November 23 to Sunday November 29