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The Art and Science of Saying What You Don't Mean

The Art and Science of Saying What You Don't Mind is the first lecture in the series of four: Mind Your Words: The Science of Human Language. On Thursday, April 7 at 7 pm in Stevenson & Hunt Room A in Central Library, Dr. Albert Katz will talk about commonly used metaphors, sarcasm, the reasons we use them and ways to discern speaker intention. 

The lecture is free, no registration required

Quantum Communication

Join us on Thursday, March 24 at 6:30 pm in the Wolf Performance Hall in Central Library for presentation of an extraordinary documentary called Quantum Communication. Can we manifest our future soul mates, teachers, business partners? How do we communicate with God? What happens when we pray?  Producer, David Sereda shows how communication works from the quantum level and how it is connected to teh Laws of Attraction.

Free, No registration required

The Shadow Effect - A Journey from Your Darkest Thought to Your Greatest Dream

Join us on Thursday, February 17 at 7 pm in the Wolf Performance Hall  for the presentation of  The Shadow Effect. In this documentary Deepak Chopra, Marianne Williamson, Dr.

2011 Charles Taylor Prize

The shortlist has been announced for the 2011 Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Nonfiction:

1.  On the Farm : Robert William Pickton and the Tragic Story of Vancouver's Missing Women / Stevie Cameron

Knockout

Is it possible to treat cancer without chemotherapy, radiation and maybe even without a surgery? Read Susan Somers new book Knockout: Interviews with Doctors Who Are Curing Cancer--And How to Prevent Getting It in the First Place. In several interviews with doctors, alternative medicine representatives you will learn about the biology of cancer, alternative treatments and, the most important, prevention.

Stoney Creek Branch Library Is Open!

Our newest branch library is now open! Look for us in

Have You Started Yet?

book cover imageCrafts for Christmas has a collection of twenty Christmas craft projects featuring such holiday specialties as an Advent calendar made from an egg carton and tree ornaments made from glitter and sugar, ideally suited to ages 9-12.  There are lots of other books to help your family create gifts for Christmas as well !

book for every child

a book for every child

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