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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, Jan 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jan 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jan 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jan 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jan 18 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jan 19 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jan 20 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Sat, Jan 19, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Builders Room
Sat, Jan 19, 9:30am - 11:30am
Work on your own maker projects.

Outside Ideaworks
Sat, Jan 19, 10:00am - 11:30am
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Area
Sat, Jan 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Children's Program Room
Sat, Jan 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
With McMaster Child & Youth University (MCYU) in the City

Sun, Jan 20, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Centennial Hall
Sun, Jan 20, 1:30pm - 5:00pm
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week The Touring Years (2016) 3 hrs 26 min. Doc unrated.

Mon, Jan 21, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Children's Program Room
Mon, Jan 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Holland Room
Mon, Jan 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Help with housing in Halton Region.

Frank Rose Room
Mon, Jan 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Discover your next favourite book!

Mon, Jan 21, 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Quiet study for high school exams.

Tue, Jan 22, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Builders Room
Tue, Jan 22, 9:00am - 11:30am
Work on your own maker projects.

Children's Program Room
Tue, Jan 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Centennial Hall
Tue, Jan 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Three Identical Strangers (2018)

Outside Ideaworks
Tue, Jan 22, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Experience the wonders of VR

Children's Program Room
Tue, Jan 22, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, Jan 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Use Scratch to learn coding basics.
Registration is now closed

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, Jan 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Use Scratch to learn coding basics
Registration is now closed

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

Outside Ideaworks
Tue, Jan 22, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Tue, Jan 22, 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Quiet study for high school exams.

Wed, Jan 23, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Children's Program Room
Wed, Jan 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Holland Room
Wed, Jan 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
5-week class presented by the Burlington Family Health Team
Registration is now closed

Holland Room
Wed, Jan 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Use your iPad with confidence.
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Builders Room
Wed, Jan 23, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

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

Ron Ness Training Room
Wed, Jan 23, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Use your computer more efficiently.
This event is full

Wed, Jan 23, 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Quiet study for high school exams.

Thu, Jan 24, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

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

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

Children's Program Room
Thu, Jan 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Take a study break with pups.

Thu, Jan 24, 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Quiet study for high school exams.

Fri, Jan 25, 9:00am - 6:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Ron Ness Training Room
Fri, Jan 25, 10:00am - 1:00pm
What you need to know about taking the test.

Builders Room
Fri, Jan 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Explore, make, and create together!

Ron Ness Training Room
Fri, Jan 25, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Sat, Jan 26, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Builders Room
Sat, Jan 26, 9:30am - 11:30am
Learn the basics of laser cutting & engraving.
This event is full

Centennial Hall
Sat, Jan 26, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Celebrate Family Literacy Day with games, activities & more!

Outside Ideaworks
Sat, Jan 26, 10:00am - 11:30am
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Sat, Jan 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Sun, Jan 27, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Sun, Jan 27, 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Quiet study for high school exams.

Mon, Jan 28, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Children's Program Room
Mon, Jan 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Builders Room
Tue, Jan 29, 9:00am - 11:30am
Work on your own maker projects.

Children's Program Room
Tue, Jan 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Outside Ideaworks
Tue, Jan 29, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Experience the wonders of VR

Children's Program Room
Tue, Jan 29, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, Jan 29, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Use Scratch to learn coding basics.
Registration is now closed

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, Jan 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Use Scratch to learn coding basics
Registration is now closed

Builders Room
Tue, Jan 29, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Outside Ideaworks
Tue, Jan 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

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

Holland Room
Wed, Jan 30, 10:00am - 12:00pm
5-week class presented by the Burlington Family Health Team
Registration is now closed

Builders Room
Wed, Jan 30, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

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

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

Children's Program Room
Thu, Jan 31, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Centennial Hall
Thu, Jan 31, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
The Longest Yard (1974)

Builders Room
Thu, Jan 31, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Ron Ness Training Room
Fri, Feb 01, 9:30am - 4:30pm
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Children's Area
Fri, Feb 01, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Celebrating Chinese New Year, Year of the Pig

Builders Room
Fri, Feb 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Explore, make, and create together!

Builders Room
Sat, Feb 02, 9:30am - 11:30am
Work on your own maker projects.

Outside Ideaworks
Sat, Feb 02, 10:00am - 11:30am
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Area
Sat, Feb 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Children's Area
Sat, Feb 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Gentle exercise for all ages.

Children's Program Room
Sat, Feb 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
With McMaster Child & Youth University (MCYU) in the City

Ron Ness Training Room
Sat, Feb 02, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Organize information using spreadsheets.
This event is full

Centennial Hall
Sun, Feb 03, 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Ron Howard - Apollo 13 (1995)

Children's Program Room
Mon, Feb 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Centennial Hall
Mon, Feb 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
A Heritage Month special event with local historian Gary Evans.

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, Feb 05, 9:30am - 11:30am
Monthly Ontario Disability Support Program info session

Builders Room
Tue, Feb 05, 9:30am - 11:30am
Learn the basics of laser cutting & engraving.
This event is full

Children's Program Room
Tue, Feb 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Holland Room
Tue, Feb 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Show Girls (1998)

Outside Ideaworks
Tue, Feb 05, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Experience the wonders of VR

Children's Program Room
Tue, Feb 05, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, Feb 05, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Use Scratch to learn coding basics.
Registration is now closed

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, Feb 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Use Scratch to learn coding basics
Registration is now closed

Builders Room
Tue, Feb 05, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Children's Program Room
Tue, Feb 05, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Connect with other local makers and get inspired.

Outside Ideaworks
Tue, Feb 05, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Program Room
Wed, Feb 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Frank Rose Room
Wed, Feb 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
Discover your next favourite book!

Holland Room
Wed, Feb 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
5-week class presented by the Burlington Family Health Team
Registration is now closed

Builders Room
Wed, Feb 06, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Builders Room
Wed, Feb 06, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Ron Ness Training Room
Wed, Feb 06, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Increase your proficiency using this popular software.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 06, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Finding Vivian Maier (2013) & curated talk by Art Gallery of Burlington

Children's Program Room
Thu, Feb 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

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

Ron Ness Training Room
Fri, Feb 08, 9:30am - 4:30pm
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Builders Room
Fri, Feb 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Explore, make, and create together!

Builders Room
Sat, Feb 09, 9:30am - 11:30am
Work on your own maker projects.

Outside Ideaworks
Sat, Feb 09, 10:00am - 11:30am
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Area
Sat, Feb 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Centennial Hall
Sat, Feb 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
A Burlington Heritage Month special event

Children's Program Room
Mon, Feb 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Children's Program Room
Mon, Feb 11, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Working on your family tree?
This event is full

Builders Room
Tue, Feb 12, 9:00am - 11:30am
Work on your own maker projects.

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

Centennial Hall
Tue, Feb 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Road Taken (1996)

Outside Ideaworks
Tue, Feb 12, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Experience the wonders of VR

Children's Program Room
Tue, Feb 12, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, Feb 12, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Use Scratch to learn coding basics.
Registration is now closed

Ron Ness Training Room
Tue, Feb 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Use Scratch to learn coding basics
Registration is now closed

Builders Room
Tue, Feb 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
How to embellish fabric items using our machine.
This event is full

Outside Ideaworks
Tue, Feb 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Centennial Hall
Tue, Feb 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
With Dr. David Galbraith, Head of Science, RBG

Children's Program Room
Wed, Feb 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Holland Room
Wed, Feb 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Access the largest collection of free eBooks imaginable.

Holland Room
Wed, Feb 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Celebrating Burlington Heritage Month

Builders Room
Wed, Feb 13, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Builders Room
Wed, Feb 13, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Work on your own maker projects.

Wed, Feb 13, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Black Panther (2018)

Children's Program Room
Thu, Feb 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver.

Centennial Hall
Thu, Feb 14, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Lady Sings the Blues (1972)

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

Ron Ness Training Room
Fri, Feb 15, 9:30am - 4:30pm
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Children's Area
Fri, Feb 15, 10:00am - 2:00pm
It's National Flag of Canada Day!

Builders Room
Fri, Feb 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Explore, make, and create together!

Builders Room
Sat, Feb 16, 9:30am - 11:30am
Work on your own maker projects.

Outside Ideaworks
Sat, Feb 16, 10:00am - 11:30am
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Children's Area
Sat, Feb 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Children's Area
Sat, Feb 16, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Belt it out at the library!