Join local author and activist Aric McBay who will discuss the elements of successful resistance movements and the creation of future movements. June 29th, 2pm, Central Branch, Adults and teens, Drop-in
Most mass marketing fraud — ransomware, online scams, phony calls from banks or the Canada Revenue Agency — is conducted by organized crime and funds terrorist activities. Victims seldom want to admit their losses. Tom Cheel from the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre outlines the most common types of mass marketing fraud and how to protect yourself. Free to all adults and teens, but seating is limited. To avoid disappointment, please register in advance online at events.kfpl.ca or by phone at (613) 549-8888. Wednesday, June 26, Isabel Turner branch, 2 p.m. and Thursday, June 27, Sydenham branch, 2 p.m. Both talks will be the same; of particular interest to seniors.
KFPL's popular Summer Reading Challenges for Teens and Adults will launch on July 1 . . . but there might just be some teaser content posted before that! Register now for this exciting online program, which encourages players to explore literature, library resources, and the community. Complete challenges for chances to win weekly book prizes and great gift cards, or participate in our newly developed "Online Book Club" for additional fun.
Listen to author Maryam Rafiee discuss her attempts to communicate with her father during his imprisonment in Iran. In her book, Dear Baba, Maryam shows through letters and recordings what she wishes she could tell him, and how to strengthen hope and bonds in the face of oppression. - This is a drop-in event. Cenral Branch, Program Room 1, June 22nd, 2pm, Adults and teens -
Stencils, paint and more will be available in our Create Space tonight (Thursday, June 13) from 6:30-8:00. Teens are invited to create headbands, sashes and buttons to wear during this weekend's festivities. Bring your own shirt - everything else will be provided.