This one’s for fans of Dragons’ Den, Shark Tank and money management…Kevin O’Leary will be signing copies of his latest book, “Cold Hard Truth on Men, Women and Money”, at Chapters (Rideau Centre, Ottawa) on January 31 at 7:00 p.m..
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…is taking place Saturday, June 30, 2012, at the Jack Purcell Community Centre from 12:00 – 5:00 p.m. and is free to the public.
For more information, click here.
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Big Little Book Sale: June 2, 2012; 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
2821 8th Line Road,
Gently used Adult and Children’s books, sorted by genre and some popular authors. Steps from the Metcalfe Farmer’s Market. The sale is in support of the Live and Learn Resource Centre, part of the registered charity Rural Family Connections.
For more info call 613-821-2899 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Lunchtime Poetry Reading: June 19, 2012; 12:00 p.m.
A lunchtime poetry reading. John Lee and Sydney Lea, an American and Canadian poet, will read some of their work. Readings will be followed by Q&A.
Join a Live Chat today, May 29, at 3 p.m. ET to discuss Harry Potter’s influence on culture.
Moderated by Dr. Ruth Dunley, the Chat’s panelist’s will include:
- Gráinne O’Brien, whose academic work is centred on the Harry Potter Series and the Hunger Games and is one of the chief organizers of Magic is Might 2012 (an international academic conference exploring the cultural influence of the Harry Potter books and films) which is to take place this July in Ireland
- Jadwiga O’Brien, a member of the conference’s abstract-review committee and also a student of film theory
So, put on your wizard hats and join in on the Chat.
(If you reeeeeally can’t make…there’s always the option of watching the Chat in replay.)
The Woodroffe Avenue PS is having it’s annual fundraiser. It’s main theme has always been a book sale. Tables packed with books of all kinds. Plus, the school is right across from the Carling branch of the Ottawa Public Library. So, as you can see, if you like books, this is the place to be.
This year, there will also be pony rides, a moonbounce, BBQ, carnival games, a bake sale, a photo booth, etc., etc.
Spring Fling takes place on Friday, June 1st, 4:30p.m.-8:00 p.m. at Woodroffe Avenue Public School, 235 Woodroffe Ave..
As an added bonus the book sale will also run on Thursday, May 31st 4:00 – 8:00pm.
For information you can call: (613) 828-2884