1200 Atwater Ave., Westmount, Québec H3Z 1X4
Monday 10 am - 8 pm
Tuesday 10 am - 6 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 8 pm
Thursday 10 am - 6 pm
Friday 10 am - 6 pm
Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
The Blue Metropolis “Spreading The Word” project, in partnership with the Atwater Library, presents a two-hour workshop with discussion facilitated by Fanny La Croix. The session is designed to foster awareness of Quebec’s English-language writers, to promote the benefits of reading out loud as well as silently, and to give tips for successful book clubs. FREE admission; donations requested.
For the Atwater Library Lunchtime Series, four prize-winning young writers provide an hour of literary enjoyment. Torontonian Laura Legge and Montrealers Anna Leventhal, Rebecca Morris and Lesley Trites will delight you with their sharp intelligence, wit, and mastery of the writer’s craft.
Writer Mary Soderstrom leads the Atwater Library Book Club in a discussion of My Brilliant Friend: Neapolitan Novels, Book One by Elena Ferrante, translated from Italian by Ann Goldstein.
For the Atwater Library Lunchtime Series, Caitlin Bailey, Curator and Executive Director of the Canadian Centre for the Great War, gives a presentation on the multi-media exhibition Dear Bessie: A Wartime Love Story. Displays from the exhibition will be at the Atwater Library during the month of May.
The Annual General Meeting of the Atwater Library and Computer Centre features reports by officers and the Executive Director, presentation of audited financial statements for 2016, and election of the board of directors for the year ahead.
The Atwater Library 150th DAY PARTY celebrates the 150th anniversary of Canadian Confederation. The party will feature the winners of the Library’s 150-word flash writing contest, some 150-second videos by participants in another project, and a display of visual art by students.