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One Book, One Community: Jazz Notes Film Series
Kitchener Public Library, Central, 85 Queen St N, Kitchener, ON

Join us for a big-screen experience. Comfy seats. Feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks or grab a bite at Hacienda Coffee in the Reading Lounge. These films are suitable for teens and adults. The Jazz Notes Film Series is free. Registration is not required.

Saturday, September 2
Spirits of Havana
NFB NR 90 min

Saturday, September 9
Liberty Street Blues
NFB NR 80 min

Saturday, September 23
Miles Ahead
18A 100 min

Saturday, September 30
Born to be Blue
14A 97 min

Identity & Popular Culture with Carol B. Duncan
Wednesday, September 6
Waterloo Public Library, Auditorium, 35 Albert Street, Waterloo
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Registration is not required

How does popular culture such as music, art, literature, film, fashion, dance, cyber culture, ideas and other forms of popular expression influence who we are and the choices we make?

Carol B. Duncan is a Professor of Religion & Culture and Coordinator of the Women and Gender Studies Program at Wilfrid Laurier University.

Literary Trivia Night
Wednesday, September 13
Waterloo Public Library, 35 Albert Street, Waterloo
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Registration is not required

Do you like books and literary facts? If so, you will want to join us for an evening of literary trivia. Categories will include topics such as Authors, Books Made into Movies, Genre Fiction, One Book One Community, Quotations, Canadian Authors and Stories, International Crime and more. Some good, friendly fun with a bit of skill-testing competition.

KPL’s Books and Breakfast Book Club
Saturday, September 23
Kitchener Public Library, Central, 85 Queen St N, Kitchener, ON
10:00am

Join us to discuss this year’s OBOC selection before Wayne Grady visits our Region. We’ll provide a light continental breakfast. Registration required.

Author Visits

2017 One Book, One Community author events are:

Tuesday, September 26
Kitchener Central Library, 85 Queen Street North, Kitchener
6:30pm to 7:00pm HepCat Swing Dancers & Band
7:00pm Wayne Grady in conversation with Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser, Assistant Conductor, K-W Symphony

Wednesday, September 27
Waterloo Oxford District Secondary School, 1206 Snyder’s Rd W, New Hamburg
1:15pm to 2:15pm – Wayne Grady reading, discussion and signing

Wednesday, September 27
Knox Presbyterian Church, 50 Erb Street West, Waterloo
7:00pm (doors open at 6:30pm) – Wayne Grady in conversation with David Worsley, co-owner of Words Worth Books

Thursday, September 28
Trillium United Church, 450 King St. E., Cambridge
6:00pm to 7:00pm enjoy live jazz with Tim Louis
7:00pm – Wayne Grady reading, discussion and signing

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