Event Calendar

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Jan
7
Tue
French Language Classes – weekly – Galiano Is. Library
Jan 7 – Feb 26 all-day

Learn a Language at the Library  – Galiano Is. Library

Winter 2020

Improve your French, make new friends, and explore French culture with instructor Sylvie Beauregard. Have fun while learning another language, one of the best ways to challenge the brain and improve memory.

Beginners

Tuesdays

Jan 7/14/21/28, Feb. 4/11/18/25

10 to 11:30 am.

 

Introduction to French

Wednesdays

Jan 8/15/22/29, Feb 5/12/19/26

10 to 11:30 am

 

Advanced

Wednesdays

Jan 8/15/22/29, Feb 5/12/19/26

11:30 am to 1 pm

 

To register, contact Sylvie at 250-539-3077 or misha@xplornet.ca.

Fee for 8 classes: $75, payable on first day of class. Minimum of 6 enrolled students in each class.

Mar
1
Sun
Howard White: publisher & author- Pender Is. Library
Mar 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Sunday Afternoon at the Pender Is. Library presents:

Guest speaker: Howard White – Author, Founder of Harbour Publishing, and President of Douglas and McIntyre

Sunday March 1, 2020; 2:00 pm

Award-winning publisher & author Howard White is responsible for publishing some 1,000 books about BC, including the well-known Raincoast Chronicles.

As a recipient of the Canadian Historical Soc. Career Award, he has been described as “a tireless promoter of quality regional history, who has nurtured and brought into being a remarkable range of works that capture the essence of BC.”

He has been equally active as a writer, winning the Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour for Writing in the Rain.

Join us for a fascinating account of Howard’s journey in book publishing and as an author, with readings from his latest book of poetry,  A Mysterious Humming Noise  (available at the library).

Free program, all welcome. Come early as seating is limited.

Mar
15
Sun
Tech Cafe: Cell phone videos & photos – Galiano Is. Library
Mar 15 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Drop in @ the Tech Café! Galiano Island Library

Cell Phone Video and Photography, with Cody and Terry Kerr

Sunday March 15, 2020; noon – 2:00 pm.

Come learn tips & tricks to take your cell phone videography and photography to the next level. Workshop will be run by Cody Kerr, a prolific videographer with an active YouTube channel, and his dad Terry Kerr, former film and video instructor at SFU.

Co-sponsored by the Galiano Community Library and the Galiano Activity Centre Society. Donations most appreciated.

Click poster for more info.