Wednesday, April 26: Appetite for Reading
There are still a few more spots available for for Kerry Clare author of "Mitzi Bytes"
6:00pm 10:00pm at Nick and Nat's Uptown 21 (21 King St. N. Waterloo)
- drinks at 6; dinner at 7; author talk around 8ish
REGISTER AT APPETITE FOR READING
Thursday, April 27: She Shares - fundraiser for St. Mary's Hospital
A luncheon featuring Dr. Randy Paterson, psychologist and author of "How To Be Miserable"
Contact Cristen Brown at cbrow[at]supportstmarys.ca or 519-749-6918
Thursday, April 27: One Book Once Community Announcement
At last, the 2017 title will be revealed. Check out the Twitter Contest! Once a week, @OBOC_KW will post a new challenge. Each time you participate, you will automatically earn an entry for a grand prize draw. Learn more at One Book One Community
Wednesday, May 3 at 6:30pm: Learning History Together
Holocaust survivor Max Eisen author of "By Chance Alone" was only 15-years-old when he was imprisoned in Auschwitz. Hear his first-hand story of courage and survival at this free event. Southwood Secondary School - Library: 30 Southwood Dr., Cambridge ON
Wednesday, May 3 at 7:00pm: Perimeter Institute Public Lecture
Eminent theoretical astrophysicist and award-winning writer, Janna Levin (Black Hole Blues) will tell the story of the headline-making discovery of gravitational waves.
Visit https://www.perimeterinstitute.ca/outreach/general-public/public-lecture-series for more information.
Thursday, May 11 at 7:00pm: The Case for Divesting in Fossil Fuels in Canada
Join us at the CIGI Campus Auditorium for a public lecture from Jeff Rubin author of "The Carbon Bubble". For more information contact events[at]cigionline.org
Friday, May 26 at 11:30am: Concurrent Disorders Working Group of Waterloo Region
Keynote speaker Gordana Eljdupovik on the topic, "Beyond Grounding: Working Effectively with Emotionally Dysregulated Clients." Words Worth Books will be on-hand with a book table of topically related titles. Contact ntaylor[at]smgh.ca for more information.
Thursday, May 11: Blomkvist Wannabes
The Savages by Don Winslow
Thursday, May 25: Tasty Book Club meeting
Open to subscribers only. We will discuss the four books you've received these past few months.
The Illumination by Kevin Brockmeier
The History of Love by Nicole Krauss
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Sweetness in the Belly by Camilla Gibb
Friday, May 26: Books & Babies
Tuesday, May 30: Words Worth Bookclub
The Hidden Keys by Andre Alexis
Wednesday, May 31: Specfics & Chill
The Fifth Season by N. K. Jemisin