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The Handmaid's Tale from Book to Screen

2018-09-26 19:00:00 2018-09-26 20:00:00 America/New_York The Handmaid's Tale from Book to Screen Central

Wednesday, September 26
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2018-09-26 19:00:00 2018-09-26 20:00:00 America/New_York The Handmaid's Tale from Book to Screen With Emmy Award-winning executive producer, John Weber Central

With Emmy Award-winning executive producer, John Weber

Emmy Award-winning executive producer, John Weber explores the process of adapting the acclaimed novel by Margaret Atwood into a multi-episode/multi season TV show including all aspects of production, financing, design, costuming, and the creative process.

Get a behind the scenes glimpse of how visual effects and post-production transform local GTHA shooting locations into dystopian New England.

Limited swag giveaways and a raffle for a chance to win a set tour!

First come, first seated. 

TAGS: | Movies | Books & Writing |

Central

Phone: 905.639.3611
Branch manager
Amanda Freeman

Hours
Mon, Apr 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Apr 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Apr 25 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Apr 26 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 27 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 28 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Children's Program Room
Wed, Apr 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Builders Room
Wed, Apr 24, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Builders Room
Wed, Apr 24, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Centennial Hall
Wed, Apr 24, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
A hit Japanese film by Mari Yamazaki (2012)

Children's Program Room
Wed, Apr 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Gain volunteer experience and serve our community.

Frank Rose Room
Wed, Apr 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Writing support meet-up.

Children's Program Room
Thu, Apr 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 25, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
City School by Mohawk will be offering College 101 at Burlington Public Library, Central Branch.

Centennial Hall
Thu, Apr 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Howl (2010)

Builders Room
Thu, Apr 25, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Builders Room
Fri, Apr 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Explore, make, and create together!

Builders Room
Sat, Apr 27, 9:30am - 11:30am
Learn the basics of laser cutting & engraving.
This event is full

Sat, Apr 27, 10:00am - 11:30am
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Sat, Apr 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Design, invent, create!

Sat, Apr 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Builders Room
Sat, Apr 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn the basics of laser cutting & engraving.
This event is full

Ron Ness Training Room
Sat, Apr 27, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Create effective & attractive visual presentations.
This event is full

Centennial Hall
Sun, Apr 28, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Coen Brothers - Burn After Reading (2008)

Centennial Hall
Mon, Apr 29, 9:30am - 3:30pm
FREE help to prepare income returns for those who qualify.

Children's Program Room
Mon, Apr 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Builders Room
Tue, Apr 30, 9:00am - 11:30am
Work on your own maker projects.

Children's Program Room
Tue, Apr 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 30, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
City School by Mohawk will be offering College 101 at Burlington Public Library, Central Branch.

Tue, Apr 30, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
McQueen (2018)

Children's Area
Tue, Apr 30, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Building & encouraging mindful habits in kids.

Builders Room
Tue, Apr 30, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Centennial Hall
Tue, Apr 30, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
With Dr. David Galbraith, Head of Science, RBG

Children's Program Room
Tue, Apr 30, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to use our 3D printer.

Outside Makerspace
Tue, Apr 30, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Frank Rose Room
Wed, May 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Discover your next favourite book!

Children's Program Room
Wed, May 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Builders Room
Wed, May 01, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Builders Room
Wed, May 01, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Ron Ness Training Room
Wed, May 01, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Organize information using spreadsheets.
This event is full

Children's Program Room
Thu, May 02, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Builders Room
Thu, May 02, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
With artist Chandra Rice
This event is full

Canceled
Thu, May 02, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
City School by Mohawk will be offering College 101 at Burlington Public Library, Central Branch.

Builders Room
Thu, May 02, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Centennial Hall
Thu, May 02, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Author of Talking About Death Won't Kill You.
This event is full

Builders Room
Fri, May 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Explore, make, and create together!

Builders Room
Sat, May 04, 9:00am - 11:30am
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, May 04, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Come for comics & activities

Outside Makerspace
Sat, May 04, 10:00am - 11:30am
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Area
Sat, May 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Children's Area
Sun, May 05, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
With guest instructor, Mike Byj

Builders Room
Tue, May 07, 9:00am - 11:30am
Work on your own maker projects.

Outside Makerspace
Tue, May 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Outside Makerspace
Tue, May 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Outside Makerspace
Tue, May 07, 11:00am - 11:30am
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Outside Makerspace
Tue, May 07, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Canceled
Tue, May 07, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
City School by Mohawk will be offering College 101 at Burlington Public Library, Central Branch.

Children's Program Room
Tue, May 07, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, May 07, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Use Scratch to learn coding basics.
This event is full

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, May 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Use Scratch to learn coding basics.

Builders Room
Tue, May 07, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Outside Makerspace
Tue, May 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Program Room
Tue, May 07, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Connect with other local makers and get inspired.

Teen Area
Wed, May 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
A social hour talking about books.

Builders Room
Wed, May 08, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Ron Ness Training Room
Wed, May 08, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Increase your proficiency using this popular software.
This event is full

Wed, May 08, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
A Star is Born (2018)

Children's Program Room
Wed, May 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to use our 3D printer.

Holland Room
Thu, May 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Get started researching your family tree.

Canceled
Thu, May 09, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
City School by Mohawk will be offering College 101 at Burlington Public Library, Central Branch.

Centennial Hall
Thu, May 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
The Big Year (2011)

Builders Room
Thu, May 09, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Builders Room
Fri, May 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver.

Builders Room
Sat, May 11, 9:00am - 11:30am
Work on your own maker projects.

Krpan Family Grand Lobby
Sat, May 11, 9:30am - 1:30pm
Hands-on fun with scientists hosted by Lotus STEMM

Outside Makerspace
Sat, May 11, 10:00am - 11:30am
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Area
Sat, May 11, 10:00am - 10:45am
With special guest author, Melissa Height

Outside Makerspace
Sat, May 11, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Outside Makerspace
Sat, May 11, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Outside Makerspace
Sat, May 11, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Outside Makerspace
Sat, May 11, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Centennial Hall
Sun, May 12, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Coen Brothers - Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

Children's Program Room
Mon, May 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Holland Room
Mon, May 13, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Working on your family tree?
This event is full

Frank Rose Room
Mon, May 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Defying the Limits: Lessons from the Edge of the Universe by Dave Williams

Builders Room
Tue, May 14, 9:00am - 11:30am
Work on your own maker projects.

Holland Room
Tue, May 14, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Live well with chronic pain.Register

Children's Program Room
Tue, May 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Canceled
Tue, May 14, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
City School by Mohawk will be offering College 101 at Burlington Public Library, Central Branch.

Holland Room
Tue, May 14, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Love, Gilda (2018)

Children's Program Room
Tue, May 14, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, May 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Use Scratch to learn coding basics.
This event is full

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, May 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Use Scratch to learn coding basics.

Holland Room
Tue, May 14, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Support the skills and abilities of people living with dementia.

Builders Room
Tue, May 14, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Outside Makerspace
Tue, May 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Program Room
Wed, May 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Builders Room
Wed, May 15, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Children's Program Room
Wed, May 15, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
If you love to read, this club's for you!
Registration is now closed

Builders Room
Wed, May 15, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Rescheduled
Wed, May 15, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
New date Wednesday, May 08, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Increase your proficiency using this popular software.

Centennial Hall
Wed, May 15, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
With guest speaker, David Chapman

Children's Program Room
Thu, May 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Canceled
Thu, May 16, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
City School by Mohawk will be offering College 101 at Burlington Public Library, Central Branch.

Builders Room
Thu, May 16, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Builders Room
Fri, May 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Explore, make, and create together!

Builders Room
Sat, May 18, 9:00am - 11:30am
Work on your own maker projects.

Outside Makerspace
Sat, May 18, 10:00am - 11:30am
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Area
Sat, May 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Builders Room
Tue, May 21, 9:00am - 11:30am
Work on your own maker projects.

Holland Room
Tue, May 21, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Live well with chronic pain.Register

Children's Program Room
Tue, May 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Canceled
Tue, May 21, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
City School by Mohawk will be offering College 101 at Burlington Public Library, Central Branch.

Children's Program Room
Tue, May 21, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, May 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Use Scratch to learn coding basics.
This event is full

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Use Scratch to learn coding basics.

Builders Room
Tue, May 21, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Children's Program Room
Tue, May 21, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Connect with other local makers and get inspired.

Holland Room
Wed, May 22, 9:30am - 11:30am
Use your iPad with confidence.
This event is full

Children's Program Room
Wed, May 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Builders Room
Wed, May 22, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Builders Room
Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Centennial Hall
Wed, May 22, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
War on Waste (2017)

Children's Program Room
Wed, May 22, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Gain volunteer experience and serve our community.

Children's Program Room
Thu, May 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Canceled
Thu, May 23, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
City School by Mohawk will be offering College 101 at Burlington Public Library, Central Branch.

Centennial Hall
Thu, May 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Whale Music (1994)

Builders Room
Thu, May 23, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Builders Room
Fri, May 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Explore, make, and create together!