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Indie Media - Call for Artists

It is that time of year again!  The 7th Annual Indie Media Fair will take place on March 10th from 11 am - 4 pm.  Come on down for an afternoon of checking out great indie works plus workshops on zine making, art and local film screenings! 

Movie Reviews and More!

Have you checked out the list of new DVDs at the Library?  Each month we post the new items that are received.  If you are wondering if an item is worth watching, you might want to check to see if it is rated on www.rottentomatoes.com which provides online reviews by critics and viewers!

Health and Wellness Resources

Finding health information online can be really difficult.  How do you know what sites to trust?  Is the information up to date?  Is it Canadian or American?  The good news is that you don't need to filter through all of those results.  Instead you can use one of the Health and Wellness databases that you have FREE access to with your library card. 

The Concussion Crisis

Hockey season is about to begin but the return of Sidney Crosby is still uncertain. 

Cinema Politica - Change of Film!!

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Still showing thought provoking and timely films - Cinema Politica returns!  Please note that we had to switch the films for Cinema Politica September 19th and October 17th.

Pirates - Real Pirates!

book coverPirates are often romanticized in our culture.  Successful films like the Pirates of the Caribbean series and the operetta Pirates of Penzance make the lifestyle seem glamourous and glorious.

Blur: How to Know What's True in the Age of Information Overload

Book Cover for BlurThis book reminds me a bit of the panel discussion we had during the Indie Media Fair on the rise of citizen journalism. 

Jay Z - Decoded

Decoded the book coverJay Z's book Decoded is a great story - part biography, part rhymes, part American Dream but with a full dose of reality.  I did not expect to enjoy this book a

The Rise of the Citizen Journalist!

This year the Indie Fair is going to host a panel discussion on the rise of citizen journalism.  As technology becomes more accessible and more advanced, people are able to