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Imagining the Future with Math

Live Online Event

2022-09-20 12:15:00 2022-09-20 12:45:00 America/New_York Imagining the Future with Math Join us for a Lunch and Learn to celebrate Science Literacy Week as we learn about new research in mathematics and how mathematical modelling can help us understand future pandemics. In the Community - Zoom B

Tuesday, September 20
12:15pm - 12:45pm

Add to Calendar 2022-09-20 12:15:00 2022-09-20 12:45:00 America/New_York Imagining the Future with Math Join us for a Lunch and Learn to celebrate Science Literacy Week as we learn about new research in mathematics and how mathematical modelling can help us understand future pandemics. In the Community - Zoom B

Join us for a Lunch and Learn to celebrate Science Literacy Week as we learn about new research in mathematics and how mathematical modelling can help us understand future pandemics.

Dr. David J. D. Earn is a Professor of Mathematics and Statistics and the Faculty Research Chair in Mathematical Epidemiology at McMaster University. He has been Chair of the Modelling Consensus Table of the Ontario Science Advisory Table for COVID-19. Modelling from his group has helped guide the governmental response to COVID-19.

Dr. Troy Day is a professor and Head of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Queen’s University. He is an applied mathematician whose research focuses on mathematical biology. 

Registered participants will receive a Zoom link via email. Registration closes five minutes prior to the event.

Participants are encouraged to attend the full lecture on Tuesday, September 20 at 6:30 pm. The lecture will be in the Biosciences Auditorium (116 Barrie Street, Kingston). Please RSVP at https://forms.office.com/r/DZMwV0nLGH.

AGE GROUP: | Seniors | New Adults | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Interests & Lifelong Learning |

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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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