Reconciliation reading circles starting in fall for 5 weeks. Join others in reading They Called Me Number One by Bev Sellars. In these Reading Circles, we explore Bev Sellars’ frank and poignant memoir, in which she shares her personal account of her residential school experience and articulates her own path to healing. Library staff will facilitate the discussion to expand our understanding of local Indigenous history, impacts of colonialism and its ongoing effects on Indigenous peoples. Limited to 15 participants. Books provided. Pre-Registration required at the library information desk, where you can pick up your book.
Every Wednesday afternoon in the program room from 12:45 pm – 4 pm.
Marissa Stapley launches The Last Resort, an instant national bestselling thriller by visiting Toronto-based author and journalist. Marissa Stapley’s work has been published around the world, and in 8 different languages. In this topical, tropical thriller we follow couples struggling with their marriages to a beautiful resort run by celebrity power couple and marriage counselors, Drs. Miles and Grace Markell. As the intensive therapy program begins, it becomes clear that Harmony is not all it seems—and neither are Miles and Grace. What are they hiding, and what price will these couples pay for finding out? We all have 13 secrets…5 will be buried…The rest will be revealed.