Activities

 

Activities summary

 

General Information

All activities take place at the library. Please note in the detail of the activity if registration is required.

For information and registration (if required) : 514-457-1940
Cost : Free with membership card, $5 without membership card

 

Zootherapy Workshop with “A+ Peluche”

This zootherapist and animal lover offers an educational workshop in the form of a tale, combined with motor and sensory activities. A star animal will be present!

Clientele: 6 to 12 years old | French
Schedule: Saturday, January 26th | 10 am to 11:15 am
Animator: Nathalie Racine

 

Arts and Crafts | Steampunk Mobile

Make an original mobile using various metal objects. Materials provided.

Clientele: 6 to 12 years old | Bilingual
Schedule: Saturday, February 23rd | 10 am to 11:15 am
Animator: Linda Champagne

 

TD 2018 Youth summer book club - Youth/Teens

Detailed program schedule available at the Library and on the website as of June. On the theme “Nourrir tes passions” Several activities will be offered. Many prizes to be won! 

Clientele: Ages 4 to 12 | Bilingual
Schedule: June 18th to September 8th

Closing party | September 8th

Young filmmaker let your imagination run wild and create your own little “Stop motion” movie using a variety of Legos. Priority to the participants of the TD Book Club.

Clientele: Ages 6 to 12 | French | Limited spots
Location: Centre Harpell
Schedule: Saturday, September 8th | 10 am to 11:30 am
Animator: Nous les arts

 

Youth book club

Information and registration is required : 514-457-1940
Cost : Free with membership card, $5 without membership card

Come read, listen and share books with us. Cookies and milk available !
Clientele : 7 to 11 years old | Minimum of 5 participants
Schedule : 10 am to 11 am

FRENCH - La quête de Despereaux
Dates : On Saturdays, starts on October 13th
Animator : Linda Champagne

ENGLISH - The Borrowers
Dates : On Sundays, starts on January 27 (break on March 3rd)
Animator : Michelle Bruyère

 

Adult book club

Information and registration is required : 514-457-1940
Cost : Free with membership card, $5 without membership card

Language : French and/or English
Clientele : Adults
Location : Library
Schedule : 2nd Wednesday of each month (Break in July and August)

  • Francophone Club at 2 pm
  • Anglophone Club at 7 pm 

The group gets together to discuss and express their opinions on a book that they have read. Interested participants must sign up at the library. 

 

Knit-Tea Club

Whether you would like to knit in good company, exchange knitting tips, or simply enjoy yourself, bring your needles and yarn and join us for tea! Now two sessions offered each week!
No material provided. A collective work will begin in September; put your talent to work!

Clientele: Adults | Bilingual
Schedule:

  • Tuesday | 6 pm to 8 pm
  • Friday | 10 am to 12 pm
 

Zen Coloring

Take out your papers, pencils and imagination for a relaxing colouring session. Material provided.

Clientele: Adults | Bilingual
Schedule: Wednesday, March 20th | 6:30 pm.
Animator: Linda Champagne

 

Lecture | Food Waste—Fill Your Belly Without Filling the Trash

Food waste is a major problem on a global scale and we all have a role to play as consumers. Presented are the pitfalls to avoid and the good practices to adopt in your daily life to make sure you fill your belly without filling the trash can.

Clientele: Adults | in French
Location: Library
Schedule: Wednesday, November 21st | 6:30 pm.
Animator: Eric Ménard

 

Lecture | Food Traps: Don't Believe Everything You Hear

When you’re bombarded with nutritional advice on a daily basis, it can be hard to know what to believe. Our dietitian from the Ordre professionnel des diététistes du Québec clears up some of the myths about healthy eating and gives you the facts about the latest nutritional trends.

Clientele: Adults | in French
Location: Library
Schedule: Wednesday, January 30th | 6:30 pm.
Animator: Emma Champagne-Wees

 

Lecture | Protecting your Personal Information and Privacy

This conference explains the major threats to your online personal information and privacy through the use of electronic devices, and explains the best ways to safeguard against them.

Clientele: Adults | in French
Location: Library
Schedule: Wednesday, October 24th | 6:30 pm.
Animator: Robert Martin

For information and for required registration: 514-457-1940
Cost: Free with membership card, $5 without membership card

 

Art Exhibitions

Come and admire featured art works from our local artists. Monthly exhibitions. We are looking for artists.

For info : biblio@sadb.qc.ca
Clientele : 16 years old and up
Location : Library
Date : During opening hours

 

Story telling

Information and registration is required : 514-457-1940
Cost : Free with membership card, $5 without membership card

Language : Bilingual
Clientele : 3 to 6 years old
Location : Library
Schedule : 10 am to 10:45 am
Dates : Sunday, October 28th, November 18th, December 16th; Saturday, February 2nd, March 23rd
Animator : Linda Champagne

 

Introduction to Knitting

Want to learn to knit? On Tuesday afternoons after school, we offer two sessions of three workshops each on the basics of knitting. A different project per session. Materials provided.

Clientele: 6 years and older | Bilingual
Location: Library
Schedule: Tuesdays | 4:30 pm to 6 pm
Animator: Linda Champagne

Headband project: November 27th, December 4th and 11th

Washcloth project: January 22nd and 29th, February 5th

 

Public Theatrical Reading

For information: 514-457-1940
Cost: Free with membership card, $5 without membership card

The author presents a public reading of his work “Mon reflet, mon miroir . . .” the second part of a theatrical trilogy. It is the story of a man’s journey through life—he talks about his privileged life, the degradation he experienced, and finally his greatest revelation.

Clientele: Adults | in French
Location: Library
Schedule: Wednesday, October 27th | 7 pm
Animator: Ronald Grégoire

 

Family Matinees

Information and registration is required : 514-457-1940
Cost : Free with membership card, $5 without membership card

Special time includes storytelling, crafts and many organized activities.
Clientele : Families with children from 0 to 5 years old and child care centres
Location : Library
Schedule : 1st Wednesday of each month | 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Animator : Linda Champagne

 

Wired and retired

INTERMEDIATE LEVEL TRAINING ON iPAD

Registration required 

Learn to use an electronic tablet (iPad). This free intermediate level training is offered to retirees and seniors, in collaboration with the Jeanne-Sauvé Adult Education Center. iPad provided.

Clientele: Adults | in French | Minimum of 15 participants required 
Schedule: 10 week session | Monday 9:30 am to 12 pm | September 17th to November 26th

 

Board Game evening

For information and required registration: 514-457-1940
Cost: Free with membership card $5 without membership card

A great opportunity to discover new board games from our collection or revisit the classics. It is also an opportunity to have a good time with friends or to meet over a game. We have over a hundred games for your enjoyment (puzzles, strategy games, cards, memory games, speed games, etc.).

Clientele: Family | Bilingual
Location: Library
Schedule: First Friday of each month | 7 pm to 9 pm