Event Calendar

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Aug
18
Sat
syiyaya Reconciliation Movement weaving with Shy Watters
Aug 18 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

syiyaya Reconciliation Movement weaving with Shy Watters

weaving in the library

Come and meet Shy, learn about her art, and add your threads to the fabric of reconciliation on the Sunshine Coast!

Saturday, August 11 & Saturday, August 18 from 10am-2pm.

Aug
23
Thu
Tech Drop-in with Sam
Aug 23 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Tech Drop-in with Technology Education Coordinator, Sam…

Tech Drop-in poster - updated june 11th for summer dates on tuesdays

If you have a quick question about iPads, the internet, computers, ebooks or other technology, drop by the library’s computer area Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11 am to 1 pm (see schedule below) for help. Open to all patrons.

Upcoming Tech Drop-in dates:

Thursdays:
June 21st
June 28th

Tuesdays:
July 3rd
July 10th
July 17th
August 7th
August 14th

Thursdays:
August 23rd
August 30th

Aug
30
Thu
Tech Drop-in with Sam
Aug 30 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Tech Drop-in with Technology Education Coordinator, Sam…

Tech Drop-in poster - updated june 11th for summer dates on tuesdays

If you have a quick question about iPads, the internet, computers, ebooks or other technology, drop by the library’s computer area Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11 am to 1 pm (see schedule below) for help. Open to all patrons.

Upcoming Tech Drop-in dates:

Thursdays:
June 21st
June 28th

Tuesdays:
July 3rd
July 10th
July 17th
August 7th
August 14th

Thursdays:
August 23rd
August 30th

Sep
6
Thu
Author Visit: Ethel Whitty – “The Light a Body Radiates”
Sep 6 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Author Visit:  “The Light a Body Radiates” by Ethel Whitty

Set in working class Cape Breton, against the backdrop of the 60s revolution, the AIDS epidemic of the 80s, and the “culturally imperative migration” that urged so many away from the places they called home.

Sep
11
Tue
Tuesday Talks – Artist, Anna Banana
Sep 11 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Artist, Anna Banana – Tuesday September 11, 1:30-300 pm
Anna will discuss her career as an international artist, sharing her intriguing and innovative ideas, locally and around the world.

Spanish Conversation Cafe – Fall 2018
Sep 11 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Spanish Conversation Café

Practice your Spanish with others. Beginners. Experienced. Everyone welcome!

Every second Tuesday September to November – 4:30-5:30pm.

Register at the Sechelt Library, or phone/email Sherryl Latimer at 604 885 3260 or sherryl.latimer@sechelt.bclibrary.ca

Sep
13
Thu
Men’s Book Club
Sep 13 @ 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
  • A friendly once-a-month gathering to discuss your favourite books – fiction…non-fiction…biographies…it’s about ideas!
  • Meets on the 2nd Thursday of every month from 1:30-3:30pm in the Community Meeting Room across the foyer from the library.
  • Please register in advance by contacting the library at 604-885-3260 or info@sechelt.bclibrary.ca
Sep
17
Mon
Historical Fiction Bookclub
Sep 17 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Historical Fiction Book Club

Historical Fiction fans, join us. Teresa Eckford, Sechelt Library Staff member and Historical Fiction aficionado guides the group. Contact Teresa for more information.

NEXT MEETING: September 17, 2018 – Goodnight from London by Jennifer Robson (2018 Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts Author)

PREVIOUS DISCUSSIONS

January 15, 2018  The Stonehenge Letters by Harry Karlinsky

February 19, 2018 The Many Lives and Secret Sorrows of Josephine B  by Sandra Gulland

March 19, 2018 The Emperor’s Secret by M.C. Scott

April 16, 2018 Sarum by Edward Rutherfurd

May 28, 2018 – Sarum – Part II by Edward Rutherfurd

Historical_Fiction_Bookclub

Sep
18
Tue
Tuesday Talks – syiyaya (friends & family) Reconciliation Movement
Sep 18 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

syiyaya (friends & family) Reconciliation Movement – Tuesday September 18, 1:30-300 pm                    
This movement is a joint initiative between Indigenous and non-Indigenous residents of the Sunshine coast, inspired by and dedicated to, the survivors. Find out more and how to get involved.

Sep
20
Thu
“The Writers” Group – Fall 2018
Sep 20 @ 7:00 PM – 7:15 PM

“The Writers” Group

This fall, The Writers” Group will  meet on  six consecutive Thursdays. A writing group for all writers, no experience necessary. With local writer and instructor Shelley Harrison Rae.

  Sep 20, 27,  Oct 4, 11, 18, 25 – 7pm-8:30pm.