Join us as we discuss "The Sea Gate" by Jane Johnson. All are welcome, copies of the book are available at the Osgoode branch service hub.
Monday Feb 6, 2023 at 1:30pm
Tuesday Feb 7, 2023 at 1:30pm / until Tue, Jun 06, 2023
Share the enjoyment of good books in a relaxed atmosphere.
This group meets every first Tuesday of the month until next June 2023.
October 4th was our very first meeting and here is the list of books that will be discussed at subsequent meetings. Click each book titles below to place a hold.
- 1 November, 2022: The Yellow Bird Sings by Jennifer Rosner
- 6 December, 2022: The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry
- 3 January, 2023: The Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford (**Note: only eBook and downloadable audio book formats available)
- 7 February, 2023: Secrets of the Sprakkar by Eliza Reid
- 7 March, 2023: Ragged Company by Richard Wagamese
- 4 April, 2023: Save Me The Plums by Ruth Reichl
May and June picks to be discussed.
This is a drop in program. No registration required.
Wednesday Feb 8, 2023 at 10:00am / until Wed, Jun 14, 2023
We meet to enjoy lively good-natured discussions of a wide variety of books selected by our members. All assessments, interpretations, and opinions are valued and respected. Everyone is welcome!
See the book list below for titles.
Wednesday Feb 8, 2023 at 10:30am / until Wed, Feb 22, 2023
Join us for stories, storybook reading, rhymes and songs (early literacy basics). All children need to be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Drop-in program.
Wednesday Feb 8, 2023 at 10:45am / until Thu, Jun 08, 2023
Join us in our picture book area for lots of fun activities! Play with puppets, felt stories, building blocks, and more! All ages. Drop-In.
Please note: "Stay and Play!" will still be offered on Wednesdays and Thursdays even when no regular programs are scheduled.
Wednesday Feb 8, 2023 at 1:30pm
Share the enjoyment of good books in a relaxed atmosphere. Join us for a lively discussion of The Sentence by Louise Erdrich.
Discussion held in English. Drop-In.
Wednesday Feb 8, 2023 at 3:00pm / until Wed, Jun 14, 2023
Share the enjoyment of good books in a relaxed atmosphere in person, in the afternoon. This group meets every second Wednesday of the month (except September this year) See link below for this year's selections:
September 7: Yellow Wife, by Sadeqa Johnson
October 12: Thomas King, author
November 9: Beneath A Scarlet Sky by Mark T. Sullivan
December 7: Still Life by Sarah Winman
Thursday Feb 9, 2023 at 1:30pm
Meet to enjoy and discuss a wide variety of books selected by book club members. All are welcome.
February 9 book: Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr.
Please register one spot for each adult in attendance. Each registrant must have their own individual Library card in order to register. If you need a Library card get one here: https://biblioottawalibrary.ca/en/getacard
Thursday Feb 9, 2023 at 6:00pm / until Thu, Jun 08, 2023
New to independent reading? Join our family book club and discover great reading suggestions to get you started and keep you going. We will share favorites, listen to read-alouds and participate in book-related activities. For kids ages 6-8 and their adult reading partner.
Thursday Feb 9, 2023 at 7:00pm / until Thu, Jun 08, 2023
Share the enjoyment of good books in an informal and relaxed atmosphere. Second Thursday of every month. New members welcome.