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2nd floor - Centre Square Mall 5022 49 Street
Yellowknife, NT X1A 3R8 Canada
(867) 920-5642 www.yellowknife.ca/ypl

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September 2017

Yellowknife Public Library’s Teen Advisory Group Meeting

September 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Library Meeting Room, 2nd floor - Centre Square Mall 5022 49 Street
Yellowknife, NT X1A 3R8 Canada
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Have your say! Join TAG - the Yellowknife Public Library's Teen Advisory Group. * Meet new people * Gain community service hours * Help with library programs * Join a book club * Get volunteer experience for your resume All meetings are from 4pm - 5pm in the library meeting room. There will be snacks! (ages 13 - 19) Contact Megan - mclark@yellowknife for more information.

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Thursday Night Movies | One Dead Indian

September 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Library Meeting Room, 2nd floor - Centre Square Mall 5022 49 Street
Yellowknife, NT X1A 3R8 Canada
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Join us for Thursday Night Movies at the Library! This week's movie: One Dead Indian: The Story of Dudley George and Ipperwash. Stoney Point Natives assemble at Ipperwash Provincial Park for what began as a peaceful protest. This movie is part of our Indigenous Film Night series. Thursday Sept 21 Library Meeting Room 6:30pm We'll supply the popcorn but feel free to bring along your own movie snacks!* *no nuts, please.

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Photography Talk | Beyond Taltheilei

September 30 @ 3:00 am - 4:00 pm
Library Meeting Room, 2nd floor - Centre Square Mall 5022 49 Street
Yellowknife, NT X1A 3R8 Canada
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Join us at the library Saturday afternoon at 3pm when award-winning photography Kristen Olesen will present a collection of her photographs. The slides and music will offer a glimpse from her book-in-progress "Beyond Taltheilei." Kristen is a 30-year resident of the Hoarfrost River near Reliance, and as a photographer she is drawn to the power and daily drama of the natural world. Ice, Sky, Fire, Water, Wind, Rock, and the interaction of these elements with life large and small. Kristen's…

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October 2017

Thursday night movies | My Life as a Zucchini

October 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Library Meeting Room, 2nd floor - Centre Square Mall 5022 49 Street
Yellowknife, NT X1A 3R8 Canada
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Join us every Thursday night at 6:30 p.m. for Thursday night movies in the Library Meeting Room. There will be popcorn! Thursday, October 5: My Life as a Zucchini(PG) After his mother's sudden death, Zucchini is befriended by a police officer, Raymond, who accompanies him to his new foster home, filled with other orphans his age. At first he struggles to find his place in this at times strange and hostile environment. But with Raymond's help and his newfound friends,…

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Thursday Night Movies | Meru: Believe the Impossible

October 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Library Meeting Room, 2nd floor - Centre Square Mall 5022 49 Street
Yellowknife, NT X1A 3R8 Canada
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Join us every Thursday night at 6:30 p.m. for Thursday night movies in the Library Meeting Room. There will be popcorn! Thursday, October 12: Meru MERU charts the harrowing efforts of three of the world’s best mountain climbers to conquer an “impossible” Himalayan peak that has never before been successfully scaled.

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TAILS Open House

October 14 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Library Meeting Room, 2nd floor - Centre Square Mall 5022 49 Street
Yellowknife, NT X1A 3R8 Canada
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Join us for a tail-wagging good party and meet the dogs & trainers behind the popular TAILS: Read to a Dog program. Learn about how the program works and book a session for your child (ages 6-12). Snacks & refreshments will be served. Saturday, October 14 1pm - 3pm Library Meeting Room

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Science Talk | The Earth: what is it made of, and how does it work?

October 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Library Meeting Room, 2nd floor - Centre Square Mall 5022 49 Street
Yellowknife, NT X1A 3R8 Canada
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The earth is an amazing planet with mountains, oceans, deserts, volcanos and many other landforms that are always changing. Have you ever wondered why the Earth looks the way it does? Unlike an asteroid, the Earth isn't a giant rock floating in space. Our planet is dynamic! This talk by research scientist (NWT Geological Survey) Philippe X. Normandeau will explore the Earth's composition and driving forces in order to explain what we see at the surface. Saturday, October 21 2pm…

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Thursday Night Movies | The Lesser Blessed

October 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Library Meeting Room, 2nd floor - Centre Square Mall 5022 49 Street
Yellowknife, NT X1A 3R8 Canada
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Join us every Thursday night at 6:30 p.m. for Thursday night movies in the Library Meeting Room. There will be popcorn! Thursday, October 26: The Lesser Blessed Premiered to critical acclaim at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), and based on the celebrated novel by Richard Van Camp, The Lesser Blessed is an eye-opening depiction of what it is like to be a vulnerable teenager in today’s modern world. Through the eyes of Larry Sole, a First Nation teenager filled…

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