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The Law of Attraction in Action

The Law of Attraction in Action (Episode 1, pt.2)- Join us on August 20 at 7 pm in the Wolf Hall , Central Library, for this documentary showing Esther Hicks, as she presents teachings of the non-physical entity-Abraham. Become empowered, learn how to use the law of attraction.

10 Secrets for Success and Inner Peace - inspirational Film Festival

Join us for the 10 Secrets for Success and Inner Peace, fourth presentation of the Inspirational Film Festival, on Thursday, July 23rd at 7pm in the Wolf Performance Hall, Central Library. This film is presenting an empowering lecture of Dr.Wayne Dyer.

"What to Read Now and Why"

The July 13th issue of Newsweek magazine contains an article mentioning 50 significant books that we should all be aware of.  To quote the editor: " What we do need, in a world with precious little time to read (and think), is to know which books-new or old, fiction or non-fiction - open a  window on the times we live in, whether they deal directly with the issues of today or simply help us see ourselves in new and surprising ways".  Check out the complete list at  Some titles

I am new...what to do?

Coming to a new country, and getting to know the surrounding while not knowing what and how to do, it is very tough. I know it personally. I was once an immigrant.

Brush up your Shakespeare!

Do you enjoy live theatre, but find Shakespeare's plays a little intimidating?  I've been looking through the Stratford Shakespearean Festival's playbill and wondering whether to attend one of the Bard's three plays being presented this year.  My first thought is to read the plays, Julius Caesar, Macbeth and

Living a Worry-Free Life

Looking for a new job can be worry-inducing at the best of times. But if you're in the situation where you are looking for work because you have to - perhaps you were laid off from your last job, or you're a recent graduate - the worry job hunting creates can become completely overwhelming. Personally, I've always been a bit of a worrier, but luckily, I recently had the opportunity to hear worry management expert, author, and TV personality Denise Marek share her four-step process for managing worry:


Mother-Daughter Wisdom

Join us for the Mother-Daughter Wisdom on Thursday, July 16th at 7pm in the Wolf Performance Hall, Central Library. This documentary features a lecture of Dr. Christiane Northrup, a visionary pioneer and expert in the field of women's health and wellness.

The Phaidon Atlas of 21st Century World Architecture

There is a wonderful new reference book - The Phaidon Atlas of  21st Century World Architecture -located on the 3rd floor of the Central Library that may hold the record for the largest (18" by 12") and heaviest volume in the entire London Public Library collection.<

ERC...who are we?

Update: As of July 7, 2012  all Employment Resource Centres closed at London Public Library. We continue to help with information and tools to assist your search for work. Find out more.

Employment Resource Centre (ERC) is a government funded department of London Public Library, which provides free service to those who are searcing for work, as well as computer access to those wishing to claim their Employment Insurance or to submit their Employment Insurance report.

There is a Spiritual Solution to Every Problem

Join us for the film There is a Spiritual Solution to Every Problem  on Thursday, July 9th at 7pm in the Wolf Hall, in Central Library, and listen to the inspiring talk of, internationally renowned author