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What is Black Life? (Future, Past, and Present)

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Kingston-born spoken word performer, writer and poet Britta Badour, better known as Britta B, is hosting writer's workshops on Feb. 22 and 23.

Britta’s works have been featured in print, sound and on stage at the Art Gallery of Ontario, Tedx, and CBC Arts: Poetic Licence. As an educator, Britta has led writing workshops in partnerships with the League of Canadian Poets, Prologue Performing Arts and the Power Plant.

The focus of this workshop will be writing with the aim of reenvisioning the Black experience and Black existence.

AGE GROUP: | Teens | Seniors | New Adults | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Culture & Heritage | Community Engagement | Arts & Entertainment |

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In the Community


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About the branch

KFPL often has events and program "in the community," outside of the library branches. Look in the description of the program for more information about where it is located.

Upcoming events

Fri, Sep 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
Drop in. Meet us outdoors at City Park! For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles.

Fri, Sep 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Fri, Sep 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
All ages. Drop in and join us bi-weekly for outdoor Storytime fun at Sydenham Point. This program is in partnership with EarlyON.

Mon, Oct 03, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Zoom A
Join Queen's Library, KFPL and Omar El Akkad for a presentation on his works and the creative process.

Fri, Oct 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Drop in. Meet us outdoors at City Park! For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles.

Fri, Oct 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Thu, Oct 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Zoom A
Share your work and exchange feedback with other writers in this online group hosted by author Jean Rae Baxter. Limited space.

Fri, Oct 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Drop in. Meet us outdoors at City Park! For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles.

Fri, Oct 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Fri, Oct 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
KFPL is joining the Sydenham EarlyOn to provide a half hour of stories, songs, and more! Drop in!

Fri, Oct 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Drop in. Meet us outdoors at City Park! For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles.

Fri, Oct 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Tue, Oct 25, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Zoom A
Monthly meeting of the virtual Teen Advisory Group. Members develop and deliver library programs for fellow teens and assist with other library business as it arises.

Tue, Oct 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Zoom B
KFPL will provide a take-home kit with your spice and recipes to try at home with a follow-up Zoom meeting to discuss your experience with the spice.

Wed, Oct 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Zoom A
Register, claim your kit at a branch and join us on-line to make an interesting Hallowe'en Craft
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