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Program Series

On Civil Society

With a new lineup of programs and new ways to get involved, our On Civil Society series pushes boundaries, explores our differences, and takes you deeper into the issues affecting our world today.

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Digital Innovation Classes

Ready to learn and create? Live interactive classes on web design, coding and more - from our Digital Innovation Hub and Pop-Up Learning Lab teams.

Ready for Reading Storytimes

Join us from home for stories, songs and rhymes that help get your child ready for reading.

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Upcoming Programs

  • You Are the Dream: Writers in Conversation

    Wed Oct 20, 2021 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    Authors Jayne Allen, Kailtyn Greenidge and Myriam Chancy talk to host Glory Edim about their new novels and the complex lives they portray across a spectrum of settings.

  • Anthony Doerr: Cloud Cuckoo Land

    Mon Oct 25, 2021 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    Pulitzer Prize–winning author Anthony Doerr talks about Cloud Cuckoo Land, a novel about stewardship of the book, of the Earth and of the human heart. In conversation with Randy Boyagoda.

  • Alaa Al Aswany: The Republic of False Truths

    Wed Oct 27, 2021 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    One of Egypt's most famed and best selling authors, Alaa Al Aswany discusses his newest novel, The Republic of False Truths, and reflects on the ten year anniversary of the Arab Spring. In conversation with Nahlah Ayed.

  • Climate - The Plastic Lake: Fighting Plastic Pollution in Lake Ontario

    Sat Oct 30, 2021 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

    A panel conversation featuring experts working along the shores of Lake Ontario to monitor the impacts of plastic on our great lake, to discuss the massive work ahead of us to clean up this mess.

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