Book club

Feminist Book Club

New! Feminist Book Club. Tuesday, April 16th - Dietland by Sarai Walker 17+
Dietland is a bold, original, and funny debut novel that takes on the beauty industry, gender inequality, and our weight loss obsession—from the inside out, and with fists flying.  Pick up a copy at the Adult Information Desk.
April 16th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Feminist Book Club

New! Feminist Book Club.  Wednesday, March 20th - Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Solnit.  17+ Pick up a copy at the Adult Information Desk

In her comic, scathing essay “Men Explain Things to Me,” Rebecca Solnit took on what often goes wrong in conversations between men and women. She wrote about men who wrongly assume they know things and wrongly assume women don’t, about why this arises, and how this aspect of the gender wars works, airing some of her own hilariously awful encounters.
March 20th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Feminist Book Club

Want to try something new?  Join us for our very first Feminist Book Club!  We'll pick a book, read it and meet up to discuss.  Book lists available at the Adult Information Desk.  17+
Thursday, February 7:   We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.  Pick up a copy at the Adult Information Desk.
 
February 7th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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YA Book Club

If you enjoy reading and chatting about books, then this is the club for you!  Join us for lively discussions of excellent titles. 

Day & Time:  Thursdays, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Dates:  January 10, February 14, March 21

Ages:  For students in Grades 8 - 12

Fee:  Free!  Please register in advance.

March 21st, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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YA Book Club

If you enjoy reading and chatting about books, then this is the club for you!  Join us for lively discussions of excellent titles. 

Day & Time:  Thursdays, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Dates:  January 10, February 14, March 21

Ages:  For students in Grades 8 - 12

Fee:  Free!  Please register in advance.

February 14th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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YA Book Club

If you enjoy reading and chatting about books, then this is the club for you!  Join us for lively discussions of excellent titles. 

Day & Time:  Thursdays, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Dates:  January 10, February 14, March 21

Ages:  For students in Grades 8 - 12

Fee:  Free!  Please register in advance.

January 10th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Do you love reading? Join our Preteen Book Club and make new friends with other book lovers! We’ll talk about our favourite books, do cool activities, and read and discuss some awesome new titles together.

Dates: Wednesdays January 23, February 6, March 6, April 3, May 1, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Ages: Grades 5, 6 and 7

Fee: Free with advance registration (library card required)

Optimist Room

Repeats every month on February, March, April, May on the first Wednesday until Wed May 01 2019 .
January 23rd, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
February 6th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
March 6th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
April 3rd, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
May 1st, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Repeats

Preteen Book Club - Winter/Spring 2019

Do you love reading? Join our Preteen Book Club and make new friends with other book lovers! We’ll talk about our favourite books, do cool activities, and read and discuss some awesome new titles together.

Dates: Wednesdays January 23, February 6, March 6, April 3, May 1, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Ages: Grades 5, 6 and 7

Fee: Free with advance registration (library card required)

Optimist Room

May 1st, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Preteen Book Club - Winter/Spring 2019

Do you love reading? Join our Preteen Book Club and make new friends with other book lovers! We’ll talk about our favourite books, do cool activities, and read and discuss some awesome new titles together.

Dates: Wednesdays January 23, February 6, March 6, April 3, May 1, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Ages: Grades 5, 6 and 7

Fee: Free with advance registration (library card required)

Optimist Room

April 3rd, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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