FEBRUARY

Touring Prague with Chris Harris and Rita Giesbrecht

We are pleased to present “Touring Prague with Chris Harris and Rita Giesbrecht”. Chris Harris is a renowned photographer who has published several books of photography highlighting the Cariboo-Chilcotin, including as Motherstone and Flyover: British Columbia's Cariboo Chilcotin Coast. 

100 Mile Branch - Wednesday, February 19th,6:30-8:00 pm
William Lake Branch - Friday, February 14th, 7:00pm

prague

 

Library Literacy Awareness at the 100 Mile Branch

Library Literacy Awareness is for parents of young children learning to read. Come to the Library and see how we can help. In this workshop we will show you the books to use for early literacy and the middle readers. You will be given a tour of the library and a demonstration of our electronic resources.  

Open to All— No Registration—DROP IN

Saturday, February 15th, 2:30-4:00pm
library literacy

 

Zero Dark Thirty screening at the Williams Lake Branch

Directed by Kathryn Bigelow

Won Best Achievement in Sound Editing Nominated for Best Motion Picture of the Year, Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role, Best Writing, Original,  Best Achievement in Film Editing A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L. Team 6 in May 2011. New York Times: “Ms. Bigelow's direction here is unexpectedly stunning, at once bold and intimate: she has a genius for infusing even large-scale action set pieces with the human element.”
FREE EVENT

Wednesday, February 12th, 2013, 7:00pm – Library Programme Room
zero dark thirty movie poster

 

Children's Valentine Craft at the 100 Mile Branch

The 100 Mile House Branch Library is hosting a Valentine Craft for children 5 to 12 years of age.

Preregistration is required, as space is limited.

Wednesday February 12th, 3:30-4:30pm
valentines day craft

 

Silver Linings Playbook screening at the Williams Lake Branch
Directed by David O. Russell

Won for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role - Jennifer Lawrence 7 other Academy Award nominations including Best Motion Picture of the Year, Best Performance by an Actor, Best Achievement in Directing, Best Writing, and Adapted Screenplay After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat Solitano moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own. The A.V. Club: “It's the perfect material for Russell, who not only deals perceptively with the dizzying swings of manic depression, but makes it the fabric of a big, generous, happy-making ensemble comedy.” FREE EVENT.

Wednesday, February 5th, 2013, 7:00pm – Library Programme Room
silver linings playbook

 

Armchair Travel at the Williams Lake Branch
Adventures in Turkey with Ross McCoubrey
    Thursday, January 9th
Travelling to Cuba with Deb and Pat Radolla
    Thursday, January 16th
Motorcycling across Latin America with Kurt Williams
    Thursday January 23rd
Exploring Northern Vancouver Island with Krista Liebe
    Thursday February 6th
Special Valentine's Armchair Edition: Touring Prague with Chris and Rita Giesbrecht
    Friday, February 14th

Preregistration required. Call 250-392-3630 or come to the front desk.
Doors open at 6:30 ; presentations start at 7:00pm
armchair travel

 

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