What’s happening in Montreal this summer

Book Drive

South Shore University Women’s Club is collecting books of all categories, French and English, for its August 3-6 book sale. Profits
provide scholarships for women in post-secondary education. To donate, bring books to St. Barnabas Church, 95 Lorne, St. Lambert, weekdays from July 25 – Aug, 2, 9am to 4pm, or to Entrepot Public, 380 Laurier (near Victoria), St. Lambert, Thursdays, July 14 and 21, 10 to 11am. Info: ssuwc.ca or 450-672-9315

Côte St. Luc Library Events

Bright Lights Film Club

  • Tues. July 12, 2 pm: Free movie screening of Grandma.
  • Tues. July 19, 2 pm: Free movie screening of Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief.
  • Tues. July 26, 2pm: Free movie screening of About Elly.

Stamp & Coin Collecting

Thurs, July 14, 2 pm: Free and open to all.

Morning Book Talk

Mon. July 18, 10:30am: Kathy Diamond discusses Nora Webster by Colm Tóibin. $3 at the door.

Concert: Samskara: An evening of Hindustani music

Thurs. July 21, 7pm: The Conseil des arts de Montréal and the library present a musical journey to India with musicians Jonathan Voyer and Shawn Mativetsky. The concert showcases the sounds of the santoor and rhythms of the tabla. $5.

Community Art Space Celebration

Thurs. July 28, 7pm: Join local artists at this one-night-only group exhibit celebrating the library’s 50th anniversary through emotion and artistic vision. Light refreshments. Free and open to all, at 5851
Cavendish Blvd.

Club Events

Creative Social Centre • July 19

Kathy Diamond will discuss her experiences attending the trial of Oskar Groening, former SS guard, in Lüneburg, Germany, found guilty last July of facilitating mass murder and sentenced to four years
imprisonment. Diamond observed the trial with her father, a Holocaust survivor. Refreshments. 5237
Clanranald.  $5. 514-488-0907, cscmtl@gmail.com; cscmtl.com


Concordia courses for seniors

Concordia University Senior Non-Credit Program offers undergraduate courses at reduced fees without exams. For Canadian citizens and permanent residents 55+. Orientation and admission sessions for Fall have started. Info: 514-848-2424, ext. 3893.

Creative Social Centre

New class in low-impact Aerobics with Judy Caufield. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 10-11am, $6. 5237 Clanranald Ave. 514-488-0907, cscmtl.com

Health Events

Information on Glaucoma at JGH • July 11, Free 2-hour information session on glaucoma, The Silent Thief Of Sight, at the Jewish General Hospital, room A-102, 3755 Côte Ste-Catherine, at 4pm. Q & A follows session with Dr. Shawn Cohen. To register: 514-340-8222, #4954.

1 Comment on "What’s happening in Montreal this summer"

  1. maggie bugden | July 12, 2016 at 7:14 am | Reply

    Interesting write up on books for women.will we ever knw what kind if books we can ordet?
    Concordia for seniors.what kind of courses.

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