22
Sep
2021

2021-09-22 14:00
Free

Aurores 400pxIn French on Zoom
Live only

A kit will be available before the activity.
 
The Far North fascinates with its beauty and its vast expanses of snow. Let yourself be seduced by the beauty of the Northern Lights; they will be your inspiration for this colorful project.This workshop is presented by Nous les Arts.

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24
Sep
2021

2021-09-24 14:00
Free

Odysse 400pxIn English on Zoom

Local writer Rita Pomade will discuss her memoir Seeker: A Sea Odyssey, a chronicle of her six year voyage on a yacht with her family in the 1980s from Asia to Spain and its many stops along the way including: Hong Kong, the Philippines, Borneo, Singapore, Thailand, and more.

She will talk about her experiences and the countries and cultures she visited. A question period will follow.

This lecture will be recorded.

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28
Sep
2021

2021-09-28 09:30
Free

Frances ItaniIn English, on Zoom

Five strangers find solace and new friendships as they grapple with grief in its many guises. Author Frances Itani will give a brief reading.

This book club meeting will be recorded.

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06
Oct
2021

2021-10-06 14:00
Free

Louis Armstrong 400pxIn English on Zoom

Craig Morrison, ethnomusicologist, musician, author, and former Concordia University professor, will present the life of Louis «Satchmo» Armstrong, the beloved trumpet player, singer, entertainer, and actor.

Learn about Armstrong’s origins in New Orleans, his artistic emergence in the 1920s as the leading figure in jazz, and various aspects of his life and career including his pop hits in the 1960s. This presentation will be illustrated with recordings and images.

This lecture will be recorded.

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07
Oct
2021

2021-10-07 18:30
Free

Voiture lectrique 400pxIn French, in person at the Herb Linder Annex, 303 Beaconsfield Blvd.

Simon-Pierre Rioux, founder and president of the Quebec Electric Vehicle Association, will introduce you to electric cars. This is the French version of the successful workshop that was given in English last March.

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13
Oct
2021

2021-10-13 18:30
Free

James Bond 400pxIn English on Zoom

The science of martinis shaken not stirred, lasers, poisons and gilded women… James Bond has it all! With Dr. Joe Schwarcz.

This lecture will be recorded.

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