Events

Art for Christmas Sale

After a hiatus in 2020, Art for Christmas is back. 30 local artists and artisans contributed 161 pieces that are on sale for $100 or less. A beautiful collection of creativity across the whole spectrum of the visual arts. Come to the Wakefield Library during opening hours and walk away with a beautiful Christmas present that will last a lifetime.

Annick Hardie : Bedtime Stories for Tired Grownups

Sat, 27 November 2021

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Please join us in the Heart of the Library on Saturday November 27th at 4 pm for a reading from Annick Hardie’s new book Bedtime Stories for Tired Grownups. Free event but registration is required.
https://www.amnesty.org

Recognize World Human Rights Day

Saturday December 11 from 1:00-4:00

Join Amnesty’s Write for Rights Campaign

Write a letter; Change a Life.

Join us! Bring a pen. Paper and envelopes supplied.

Biblio Wakefield Library proudly supports this campaign every year. You can either join us in the library following COVID protocols or drop by and pick up a set of profiles and do your writing at home.

Every year Amnesty highlights 10 people and communities at risk of human rights abuses worldwide. Cases are picked where global activism make a huge difference. Last year over 4,496,875 actions took place.
For more information contact: Ilse Turnsen – turnsen@gmail.com

Cyber Intelligence Workshop Series

We are proud to announce a new series of FREE online workshops on cybernetic intelligence offered by the Réseau BIBLIO de l’Outaouais to kids and young adults!

AI and Mixed Media

November 25 – 5:00 pm

A simple facial recognition app, a webcam and your imagination: that’s all you’ll need to brighten up your stories! We’ll give you all the tools you’ll need to create a fun-filled filter!

Terroir Cocktail Workshop

Quebec Vodka Cocktails

FREE workshop via Zoom

December 2 – 7:00 to 9:00 pm

Registration required. 19 years and over

During a 100% virtual workshop, have fun learning how to shake 2 signature cocktails made with Quebec VODKA, in the comfort of your home: Sage decision (Wise Decision) and Ça sent bon l’apéro (It smells good aperitif). Get ready to shake with our mixologist from Ateliers & Saveurs…Cheers!

The online, live workshop is 120 minutes and is animated by Ateliers & Saveurs. The workshop will take place on the ZOOM platform. The ZOOM link giving access to the chosen workshop will be sent to you by email within 24 hours before the start of the workshop.

For more information and to REGISTER for this workshop, fill out the form on the Réseau Biblio de l’Outaouais website before December 1, 2021.