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Fan Club

Banned Books

2022-10-20 16:00:00 2022-10-20 17:00:00 America/New_York Fan Club Calling all FANatics! Join our Fan Club sessions to chat, learn and other fun activities about your favourite types of books, characters, and fandoms!  Ages 8-12Y Glen Abbey Branch - Program room 1+2

Thursday, October 20
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-10-20 16:00:00 2022-10-20 17:00:00 America/New_York Fan Club Calling all FANatics! Join our Fan Club sessions to chat, learn and other fun activities about your favourite types of books, characters, and fandoms!  Ages 8-12Y Glen Abbey Branch - Program room 1+2

Glen Abbey Branch

Program room 1+2

Calling all FANatics! Join our Fan Club sessions to chat, learn and other fun activities about your favourite types of books, characters, and fandoms!  Ages 8-12Y

Join our Fan Club where we discuss everything Banned Books! We'll discuss what it means for a book to be banned, the history of banned books, and look at some books which have been banned in Canada. Let's talk and celebrate our ability and choice to read regardless of subject or content!

As part of our Community Conversations Series for October: Intellectual Freedom and Social Justice.

Skills Learned: Communication, Creativity, Social Skills, Information Literacy, Flexibility, Social Skills 

Please review the guidelines and frequently asked questions on our Program FAQ  

Need to cancel? Please let us know.

If you have to cancel your spot for any reason, you can do so by:

1.     Logging into MyEvents using your library card.  If you did not register with your library card, you will need the reference number you received in your confirmation email.

2.     Phone your local branch, or email oplreference@oakville.ca. Please have ready the program title, program date, and names of registered individuals.

Access to facilities and programs may be impacted by evolving health and safety protocols related to COVID-19. The Town will follow all requirements and recommendations issued by Halton Public Health and any applicable provincial regulations. The Town may use discretion to impose its own requirements. You will be notified if your registration is impacted by any changes. 

Glen Abbey Branch

oplreference@oakville.ca
Phone: (905) 815-2039

Hours
Mon, Nov 21 9:30AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Nov 22 9:30AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Nov 23 9:30AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Nov 24 9:30AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Nov 25 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Nov 26 9:30AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Nov 27 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

Located within the Glen Abbey Community Centre in northwest Oakville, Glen Abbey Branch is Oakville Public Library’s busiest location and serves over 350,000 customers per year. As a community and cultural hub in north Oakville, the branch offers several rooms available for booking and hosts a variety of programming for all-ages that inspires creativity. Parking is free.

Upcoming events

Sat, Nov 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
Program room 1+2

Sat, Nov 26, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Sun, Nov 27, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Program room 1+2

Mon, Nov 28, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Mon, Nov 28, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Tue, Nov 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Tue, Nov 29, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Program room 1+2

Tue, Nov 29, 1:30pm - 2:00pm

Wed, Nov 30, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Wed, Nov 30, 11:30am - 12:00pm

Wed, Nov 30, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Creation Zone
This event is full

Thu, Dec 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
Program room 1+2

Thu, Dec 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Creation Zone

Thu, Dec 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Sat, Dec 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
Program room 1+2

Sat, Dec 03, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Sat, Dec 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Program room 1+2

Sun, Dec 04, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Program room 1+2

Mon, Dec 05, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Mon, Dec 05, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Tue, Dec 06, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Tue, Dec 06, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Program room 1+2

Tue, Dec 06, 1:30pm - 2:00pm

Wed, Dec 07, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Wed, Dec 07, 11:30am - 12:00pm

Wed, Dec 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Program room 1+2

Thu, Dec 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
Program room 1+2

Thu, Dec 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Thu, Dec 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Program room 1+2

Sat, Dec 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Program room 1+2

Sat, Dec 10, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Sun, Dec 11, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Program room 1+2

Mon, Dec 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Mon, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Tue, Dec 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Tue, Dec 13, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Program room 1+2

Tue, Dec 13, 1:30pm - 2:00pm

Tue, Dec 13, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Creation Zone

Wed, Dec 14, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Wed, Dec 14, 11:30am - 12:00pm

Thu, Dec 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
Program room 1+2

Thu, Dec 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Thu, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Program room 1+2

Fri, Dec 16, 11:00am - 11:45am
Program room 1+2

Sat, Dec 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
Program room 1+2

Sat, Dec 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
Program room 1+2

Sat, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Creation Zone

Sun, Dec 18, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Program room 1+2

Tue, Dec 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Program room 1+2

Fri, Dec 23, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Program room 1+2