Adults

Event: Bernice Gei-Ying Hune, storyteller extraordinaire

Start Date: 
May 12th 2012

Bernice Gei-Ying Hune, a storyteller and arts educator, shares a legacy of stories in performance.

Event: Astronomy Day

Start Date: 
April 28th 2012

The Nanaimo Astronomy Society and Nanaimo Harbourfront Library celebrate Astronomy Day with an event the whole family can enjoy.

Astronomy Day includes:

Event: Garlic and Sapphires in the Mud: A Reading of TS Eliot's Four Quartets

Start Date: 
May 4th 2012

T.S. Eliot's poetry is often quoted, but usually in short renditions  Only rarely are his longer works presented in a public forum.

Event: Bears: What You Need to Know

Cover of "In the Wilds of Western Canada" by Tyrone Danlock
Start Date: 
April 12th 2012

Do you feel confident that you know what to do if you encounter a bear?

Event: Build Your Own Kayak

Start Date: 
April 14th 2012

Local kayak builder, Russ Harris, will present a free two-hour workshop on how to build your own kayak. Bring your questions!

Event: Naomi Beth Wakan Reading from her New Collection, "A Roller Coaster Ride: Thoughts on Aging."

Start Date: 
May 6th 2012

With more than 40 books behind her, at age 80, Naomi has now released a collection of often humourous essays, A Roller-coaster Ride:Thoughts on Aging, in which she considers subjects that include

Event: Thrilling Tales: A Storytime for Adults

Start Date: 
April 24th 2012

Thrill to stories calculated to chill, entertain, and amuse. Sit back, relax, and enjoy tea and cookies as you listen to these stories read to you by a professionally trained actor.

Event: Introduction to eBooks

Start Date: 
April 19th 2012

Register now to learn how to download eBooks from the library and transfer them to your eReader!

UBC Library - BC Historical Newspapers

Search and view B.C. community newspapers published from 1865 to 1924. The British Columbia Historical Newspapers Collection makes 24 of B.C.’s earliest newspapers freely available in digital format for the first time.

Event: Mary Louise Chown: Now I Know the World is Round

Start Date: 
April 20th 2012

Join us when renowned storyteller and author Mary Louise Chown reads and tells stories from her book NOW I KNOW

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