Registration is now open for all November digital learning programs. For a full list of activities or to register, see wvml.ca/labcalendar (navigate to November).
November program highlights:
Monday, November 12, 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Monday, November 19, 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
ADULTS & FAMILIES
Friday, November 16, 2:30 – 4 p.m.
Saturday, November 24, 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Fridays, November 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., Welsh Hall
An enjoyable way to practise your English conversation skills.
English Conversation Circle
Mondays, November 5, 12, 19 and 26, 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Improve your listening and speaking skills.
Tuesdays, November 6, 13, 20 and 27, 7 – 8:30 p.m., Welsh Hall East
A weekly discussion group for English language learners.
Unwind: Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Thursdays, November 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, 12:30 – 2 p.m.
McDonald Creek Meeting Room
Bring your project and share ideas, techniques and conversation with other knitters and crocheters. All skill levels welcome.
After the Armistice: Peace and its Consequences
Thursday, November 1, 7 – 8:30 p.m., Welsh Hall West
The last installment in a special three-part lecture series presented by Dr. Garrett Polman.
Referendum Ready: Electoral Reform Info Session
Wednesday, November 7, 7 – 8:30 p.m., Welsh Hall
UBC Political Science Professor Gerald Baier will provide a nonpartisan overview of the systems and key issues related to the upcoming referendum on BC Electoral Reform.
Tuesday, November 13, 4 – 6 p.m., Main Hall
Our experts will guide you through your research and teach you about a wide range of online and print resources.
Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Local History Edition
Tuesday, November 13, 6:30 – 8 p.m., The Lab
Librarians from WVML and UBC will show you how to become an editor so you can help improve Wikipedia’s content about West Vancouver and the North Shore. Online registration is required.
Introduction to Ancestry Library Edition
Wednesday, November 14, 2 – 3:30 p.m., The Lab
A guided introduction to researching your family history. Online registration is required.
Philosophers’ Café — Trophy Debate
Thursday, November 15, 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m., Welsh Hall
Which is a greater Canadian event: the Grey Cup or the Stanley Cup?
Health + Wellness
North Shore Health Connections: Common Diseases and Treatment using Traditional Chinese Medicine
Thursday, November 1, 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m., Welsh Hall
Presented by Dr. Liang Zhao, Eye and Systemic Disease Specialist.
North Shore Health Connections: Common Diseases and Cancer Prevention and Treatment (in Mandarin)
Thursday, November 8, 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m., Welsh Hall
Presented by Dr. Hong Xu, Research Associate, Department of Molecular Oncology, BC Cancer Research Centre.