Activities

 

General Information

For information and registration (if required) : 514 457-1940

Cost : Free with membership card, $5 without membership card (priority to residents and members)

 

Activities summary

 

Exhibition of miniature scenery

You're invited to come and admire "Maisie's Mystical Boutique", a superb miniature set created by Madame Catharine Allan.

Clientele : All ages

Dates : Until February 29

 

Workshop | Recycled paper and creative binding

During spring break, we offer a demonstration workshop on handmade paper, followed by a creative project on bookbinding. Workshop offered by Nous les arts. Registration required, places limited. Priority to residents.

Clientele: Children 6-12 years old | In French

Location: Centre Harpell

Schedule: Wednesday, March 6 | 10:30 a.m.

Cost: Free for residents, $5 otherwise

 

Craft Kits | Easter

Craft kits will be available for pick-up. Limit one kit per child.

Clientele: Children aged 6-12 | Library members

Location: Library

Schedule: Starting March 4, while supplies last

Cost: Free

 

Story time | Easter

Registration required, places limited. Priority to members.

Clientele: Children 2-4 years old | Storytelling in French

Location: Library

Schedule: Saturday, March 23 | 10 a.m.

Cost: Free for members, $5 otherwise

 

Treasure hunt | Easter contest

Come and participate in our Treasure Hunt for a chance to win an Easter chocolate! Details at the library.

Clientele: Children aged 5-12, library members

Location: Library

Schedule: From March 21 to 30 during our opening hours

Cost: Free

 

Knit-Tea Club

To knit in good company, crochet or make any type of craft, and exchange your knowledge in the field or simply to have a good time, bring your needles, your wool and join us for tea! No materials provided.

Clientele : Teenagers (15 and older) and adults | Bilingual

Location : Library

Schedule : Mondays | 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. as of September 11

Cost : Free for members, $5 for non-members

 

Spring 2024 | Book Club

Members meet after reading a common book and discuss their impressions. Interested parties should sign up at the library.

Literary program for spring:

March: Le grand monde de Pierre Lemaître (fr) / The island of sea women de Lisa See (eng)

April: Les écrivements by Matthieu Simard (fr) / The maid by Nita prose (ang)

May: La femme de chambre by Nita Prose (fr) / Big brother by Lionel Shriver (ang)

June: Le chant du rossignol by Kristin Hannah (fr) / The company we keep by Frances Itani (ang)

Clientele: Adults

Location: Library

Schedule:

  • 2nd Wednesday of each month | 2:00 pm for the French club
  • 3rd Wednesday of each month | 7:00 pm for the English club
 

Conference | Coping with the stages of grief

PRAXIS, the Centre de développement professionnel de la Faculté des arts et des sciences de l'Université de Montréal, will present this conference, which aims to raise participants' awareness of the reality of grief. Among other things, the conference will raise awareness of the social context in which death and bereavement are taboo subjects, introduce participants to Jean Monbourquette's stages of grief, and explain the manifestations of grief. The conference is intended for anyone wishing to familiarize themselves with the grieving process.

Clientele: Seniors aged 60 and over, and adults

Location: Centre Harpell

Schedule: Tuesday, March 19 | 6:30 p.m.

Cost: Free for residents