Michael Cole from Queen's University will explain the negative impact of plastics in our oceans, on the natural environment, and on the creatures which inhabit it. Come learn why plastics are found nearly everywhere, why they're so hard to dispose of safely, and what consumers can do to reduce our plastic waste. Thursday, September 20, Isabel Turner Branch, 2 p.m. A free event for adults and teens. Seating is limited, so please register in advance to avoid disappointment. Register online at events.kfpl.ca or by phone at (613) 549-8888 starting at 9 a.m. on Saturday, September 8.