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Oakville Reads – OPL’s Online Book Club

Love books?  Join the club!  OPL has new virtual book club this year, Oakville Reads.  Every month, we read and discuss a different book via the Goodreads platform.  Please join us and express your thoughts in the discussion forum, or feel free to sit back, follow along and enjoy what unfolds!  

November’s title is Night Film by Marisha Pessl

Check the OPL website for more details, or contact Allison Pelette @ 905-815-2042, ext. 5075 for more information.

I Want to Research My Ontario Family History: Advanced Search

The third lecture in the series is more advanced and will cover such topics as: land registry records, crown land records, land petitions and township papers. Land records are extremely useful in helping piece together a family’s history, their place of origin and might even uncover a will!
Age: 16Y+  Cost: $8/1 class
Central Branch   Course Code: 200712
Wed., Feb. 04, 2015  7:00pm-8:30pm

This is the advanced session in our family history series presented by Ruth Blair, PLCGS, a Professional Genealogist based in Oakville.

Books and Beer: Fiction from Fact

Join us as our librarians present books that were inspired by or based on a true story. Beer from a local brewery and light appetizers are included in the ticket price. Plus, you will have a chance to win all fifteen books presented! Everyone goes home with a terrific to-read list.

Age: 19Y and up

Friday February 20, 2015, 7:00-9:00 pm

Central Branch Auditorium

Cost: $15

Tickets available at all branches from January 23, 2015

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