ByWe have very exciting news! Bookshelf, Cinema, eBar & Greeroom will soon be PHYSICALLY ACCESSIBLE TO ALL!
Don't Label Me: An Incredible Conversation for Divided Times
By Irshad ManjiIn the store
We're excited to host Irshad Manji in the cinema on June 6 at 7:00! This is a must read for anyone interested in getting beyond themselves!!! She is an amazing speaker and thought provoking political commentator.Tickets: $8, $6 for seniors/members/students.
Ready to Come About
By Sue WilliamsIn the store
Come out and meet local author Sue Williams in the Bookshelf's eBar, on Thursday, June 6th from 6-8pm. Pick up a copy of her memoir Ready to Come About, have it signed and enjoy an evening of readings, live music, and good company! Miriam Toews, author of Women Talking calls it "an entertaining, deceptively profound memoir" and "...a remarkable story - heroic and inspiring." Tickets are not required.
Susan Benson: Art, Design and Craft on Stage
By Patricia FloodIn the store
A compelling exploration of the career of one of theater's most outstanding theatrical designers! Join us in the eBar on Friday, May 31st @7pm as we welcome biographer Pat Flood in conversation with her fascinating subject, Susan Benson! A must-see event for lovers of art and stage! Plus, visit our makeshift Theatre Market in the Greenroom! Members of Guelph's vibrant theatre & performance arts community, including Guelph Little Theatre, RCMPI, august Productions Theatrical Inc., The Downtown Theatre Project, The Making Box and Passionate Heart Dance will be on-hand to share what they do & how you can get involved! There will even be a few very special performances to tease upcoming productions! This event is all ages, and a must for anyone who has a passion for the arts! A special thanks to the University of Guelph's College of Arts for their support as well! Tickets: $8, $6 members, students, seniors - available in the Bookstore and at the door.
A Brightness Long Ago
By Guy Gavriel KayIn the store
From the internationally bestselling author of Tigana and The Lions of Al-Rassan comes a masterful new novel set in a vivid world evoking early Renaissance Italy and offering an extraordinary cast of characters whose lives come together through destiny, love, and ambition.