Tues., Nov. 20, 2018 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm

November, 20 2018 - 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Atwater Library Alzheimer Café features a presentation on “Technology for Everyone: Designing for Aging and Dementia” by Carrie Jiamin Dai, Ph.D. student and research assistant, School of Information Studies, McGill University. Discussion with refreshments.

Wed., Nov. 21, 2018 from 5:00 to 6:00 pm

November, 21 2018 - 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Atwater Library celebrates the 190th anniversary of our founding with a reception in our main lobby. Please click here to read about our history.

Thurs., Nov. 22, 2018 from 12:30 to 1:30 pm

November, 22 2018 - 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

For the Atwater Library Lunchtime Series, author Michael Carin discusses his new book Churchill At Munich and muses about parallels between 1930s Europe and today’s world with Putin and Trump.

Thurs., Nov. 22, 2018 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm

November, 22 2018 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The Atwater Library Readings for Treaty People group, led by Jocelyn Parr and Richard Cassidy, hosts a talk by Indigenous activist Russ Diabo. For more information, click here.
Please register in advance by emailing:
Reading.the.treaties@gmail.com.

Wed., Nov. 28, 2018 from 12:30 to 1:30 pm

November, 28 2018 - 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

For the Atwater Library Lunchtime SeriesElizabeth Kirkland, Ph.D., historical researcher and Dawson College teacher, discusses Lady Julia Drummond (1860 – 1942) and her contributions to social reform in Canada and the Great War effort in Montreal and London.

Fri., Nov. 30, 2018 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm

November, 30 2018 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

What’s in a Description? Poems About Art — A Fun Writing Activity for All: Come have some fun at a short writing activity with poet Domenica Martinello. From Keats’ “Ode on a Grecian Urn” to Morgan Parker’s poems about Beyoncé songs, explore poems about art and write a few of your own. FREE and open to all. For more information, please email: elise.m@videotron.ca.

Thurs., Dec. 6, 2018 from 12:30 to 1:30 pm

December, 06 2018 - 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

For the Atwater Library Lunchtime Series, author and collector Peter Blair presents “Scotland in 3D.” Prepare to be astounded by Victorian ingenuity and the beauty of Scotland. 3D glasses will be provided.

Wed., Dec. 12, 2018 from 7:30 to 9:00 pm

December, 12 2018 - 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Atwater Library Book Club, led by writer Mary Soderstrom, discusses The Little Red Chairs by Edna O’Brien.

Thurs., Dec. 13, 2018 from 12:30 to 1:30 pm

December, 13 2018 - 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

For the Atwater Library Lunchtime Series, a trio of singers from Opéra Café Concert collective sing Christmas carols and seasonal favourites: Christine Jay, soprano; Jaime Sandoval, tenor; and Léo McKenna, bass-baritone. Facebook event.

Tues., Dec. 18, 2018 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm

December, 18 2018 - 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Atwater Library Alzheimer Café features a presentation on “The Holidays and Dementia: A Space between Stress and Resilience” by Christiane Proulx, M.A. Creative Arts Therapies, counsellor at the Alzheimer Society of Montreal. Discussion with refreshments.

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