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  • Picture of an open book

    Monday Sep 09, 2024 at 1:30pm
    60 minutes

    Join us as we discuss "White Ivy" by Susie Yang.

    Copies of the book are available at the Osgoode Service Hub.  Drop in.

  • Mondays, Sep 09, 2024 - Dec 02, 2024
    6:00pm
    120 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Join author Michael F. Stewart for an evening of shared writing, support, and constructive criticism from peers. No experience necessary, all forms of writing welcome.

  • book Club Image

    Mondays, Sep 09, 2024 - Dec 02, 2024
    6:45pm
    90 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Share the pleasure of reading and discussing books ranging from the classics to the contemporary, but mostly fiction, in a relaxed atmosphere

    (If the first Monday of a month falls on a Civic Holiday, the book club will be postponed to the following week)

    September 9 - Metamorphosis by F. Kafka 

    October 7 - Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

    November 4 - Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

    December 2 - A Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion

  • english

    Tuesdays, Sep 10, 2024 - Jun 24, 2025
    6:30pm
    60 minutes

    41 sessions remaining

    Practice your English as a 2nd language in a conversational, relaxed environment. 

    Tuesdays

    6:30-7:30 pm.

    September - June.

  • Books

    Thursdays, Sep 12, 2024 - Jun 12, 2025
    10:00am
    120 minutes

    10 sessions remaining

    Vous aimez lire et vous aimeriez partager vos coups de coeur, échanger sur vos lectures  et découvrir de nouveaux auteurs?...Alors rejoignez notre nouveau club de lecture francophone à la succursale St-Laurent!

    Tous et toutes sont bienvenus, aucune inscription requise. 

    Les 2e jeudis du mois de septembre à juin, de 10 h à midi.

  • Thursdays, Sep 12, 2024 - Dec 19, 2024
    6:45pm
    60 minutes

    15 sessions remaining

    Improve your spoken French in a relaxed atmosphere and make new friends!

  • Fridays, Sep 13, 2024 - Jun 13, 2025
    2:00pm
    90 minutes

    10 sessions remaining

    Meet new people and join in discussions on selected titles in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere every second Friday of the month. Newcomers are welcome.

  • Mondays, Sep 16, 2024 - Jun 16, 2025
    1:30pm
    90 minutes

    10 sessions remaining

    Enjoy singing your favourite soft pop songs from the 50’s-80’s, Celtic and other folk music! All ages and levels of experience welcome. 

    3rd Monday of the month@ 1:30-3:00.

    September-June. Some exceptions may apply. 

  • Tuesdays, Sep 17, 2024 - Dec 17, 2024
    11:00am
    90 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Meet up with other book lovers in the neighborhood and chat about your latest reads. 

    January 16th - Rocket Men by Robert Kurson

    February 20th - The Christie Affair by Nina Gramont

    March 19th - Kingdom of the Blind by Louise Penny

    April 16th - The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman

    May 21st - Blue by Danielle Steel

    June 18th - At the Edge of the Orchard by Tracy Chevalier

    September 17th - The Promise of Canada by Charlotte Gray

    October 15th - Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus

    November 19th - Requiem by Frances Itani

    December 17th - The Christmas Bookshop by Jenny Colgan

  • Thursdays, Sep 19, 2024 - Dec 19, 2024
    7:00pm
    60 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Club de lecture RD 

    La succursale Ruth E. Dickinson invite les francophones et francophiles de Barrhaven à se joindre au nouveau Club de lecture RD.  Participez à nos rencontres sociales et discutez de livres de langue française.  Profitez aussi de présentations de nouvelles oeuvres, auteurs et des services disponibles aux lecteurs francophones et francophiles de la BPO. ​

    Les 3e mardis du mois de 10 h à 11 h.