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CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES

Follow the Library’s Facebook Events Page for the most up-to-date-information, cancellation notices, etc.

TD SUMMER READING CLUB- SIGN UP STARTING JUNE 20th

Summer Reading at the library is all about giving our community the chance to dive into the world of books and reading, to spark curiosity, and get inspired to keep learning and exploring over the summer with our activities and programs!

Kids of all ages are invited to sign up, keep track of what they are reading, take part in fun activities, and have the chance to win prizes at the end of the summer.

Click here to sign up!

ESPACE BIBLIO @ SQUARE QUEEN

EVERY SATURDAY MORNING FROM 9am to 1pm in Square Queen during the Lennoxville Farmers Market + other days and times on an occasional basis.

STORYTIMES AT 10am, ART ACTIVITIES STARTING AT 10:30am. CLICK HERE FOR ALL THE DETAILS AND THE WEEK-BY-WEEK SCHEDULE

Our goal is to provide an evolving, vibrant and welcoming outdoor space to gather create, learn and grow;
– promote free access to books for kids to read on site
– offer board games for on-site use
– offer artistic materials for on-site creation
– offer scientific or technological material for on-site exploration
– animate cultural, social and educational activities for children and youth.

WE CAN’T WAIT TO SEE YOU THERE!

FAMILY BOOK CLUB

The last Wednesday of each month

Next Meeting: JOIN US IN SEPTEMBER. DATE TBA

Kids and parents are invited to come join a fun and informal meetup that is geared to spark excitement about books and reading. There will be games and activities, and participants will be invited to share what they’ve been reading recently.

Every other month, kids and parents are invited to read a selected work of middle grade fiction together, and then gather at the library to talk about it as a group, and dig deeper into the story and share insights and ideas.

More details here

DUNGEONS AND DRAGONS

Dungeons and Dragon’s Club meetings will start in the Fall.

Contact the library for details

ADULT ACTIVITIES

Follow the Library’s Facebook Events Page for the most up-to-date-information, cancellation notices, etc.

Festive panel on urban agriculture

August 17th, 4pm to 7pm

Kids activities from 4pm-6pm

Square Queen

The Library is partnering with REVE Nourricier for a participatory activity on urban agriculture and food security in Lennoxville.

Artisans, music, discussions, humor and activities for children led by the Library are on the menu! The activity is bilingual and free

Details here

ART SHOW: loj: Etheriks + Flowers from the invisible 

Through August 27th

An invitation to perceive the world beyond appearances and forms, beyond words and labels, beyond our need to name what we see in relation to what we already know.

bibliolennoxvillelibrary.ca/fr/loj-etheriks-flowers-from-the-invisible/

“COLLAGE CONFAB” ART GROUP

The fourth Wednesday of every month, 7pm

Next meeting: August 24th

IN SQUARE QUEEN WHEN THE WEATHER IS GOOD (otherwise at the library)

An informal, no-pressure group that gathers to make collage and chat. No experience needed. Art is for everyone! Details here

BOOK CLUBS In French and English

In English:

Every other Wednesday from 12 to 1pm.

Meetings will resume in September. 

Click here for a list of books discussed at past meetings

In French:

Meetings will resume in September at the library: PLEASE sign up in advance by contacting the library
bibliolen@gmail.com/ 819 562-4949

Click here for a list of books discussed at past meetings

Both clubs operate the same way: participants come prepared to share and discuss with the group one or several books they’ve read recently. All are welcome.

Are you an Anglophone looking to brush up your French, or a Francophone looking to practice your English? Both clubs welcome the participation of those looking to connect with literature and conversation in another language.

BOOK SALE

SATURDAY, August 27th: 9:30am – 2:30pm

Thousands of books in French and English, most for only one or two dollars! Fiction and nonfiction, books for kids and adults. Rare and collectible items too!

THE SALE WILL TAKE PLACE IN FRONT OF THE OLD FIRESTATION AT 10, SAMUEL-GRATHAM STREET FACING SQUARE QUEEN

Help us reduce the environmental impact of our sale as much as possible. PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN BAGS.

(Note that in the case of heavy rains, the sale will be held at another date).

BOOK DONATIONS: The library accepts donations of books in good condition, published within the last 20-30 years. No dictionaries, encyclopedias, or textbooks please. Your donations are a precious support to the Library which is an non-profit organization mandated by the City of Sherbrooke to serve all Sherbrooke residents free of charge.